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Replacing Shopping Jaunts With Quick Browse
Replacing Shopping Jaunts With Quick Browse

We all have favourite pastimes and some are more talented with theirs than others.  I was at a meeting the other evening – just a group of several quite elderly folk.  They had all known each other for some years and were familiar with the various hobbies and working habits of each other.  I am…

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Silver Surfing Has More Than One Meaning
Silver Surfing Has More Than One Meaning

When I think of shopping channels, my mind goes immediately to those tv ones where a giggly woman is trying to show off the products in front of her with aplomb whilst desperately trying to read the autocue.  They’re usually so awful that it’s hilarious, rather like watching one of those spoof tv outtake shows. …

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Household Management Skills Needed Big Time
Household Management Skills Needed Big Time

Of all the skills I wish I had been blessed with, it might well be said that sewing would be high on the list.  I can no longer rely on my dear old grandma to provide me with the never ending supply of household linens, table clothes, curtains, bathrobes, shirts etc.  When I was growing…

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Padlocks For Online Security In Shopping
Padlocks For Online Security In Shopping

Of all the things that I have never thought of doing before has suddenly become the greatest thing since sliced bread in this house.  And that is browsing and ordering stuff online.  I have gradually been introduced to this method by a very resourceful daughter who makes quite a thing of looking out for vouchers…

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Organising Christmas Online Was A Breeze
Organising Christmas Online Was A Breeze

Oh golly gosh, how glad am I that the annual christmas and new year festivities are over.  All that planning, traipsing round shops, getting annoyed with other shoppers and all the noise and commercialisation of a religious event really brings out the worst in everyone!  I am lucky enough to be invited to join in…

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Reviewing The Product Ratings Helps Me Immediately
Reviewing The Product Ratings Helps Me Immediately

Well the calm before the storm has never been needed more than this week.  I am surrounded by grotty wet frozen snow and the temperature is dropping by the hour – so the slghtly thawed snow and ice of this morning is now going to freeze over again and be even more treacherous.  I went…

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Out Of Chaos Come Calm Orderly Online Shopping
Out Of Chaos Come Calm Orderly Online Shopping

Things were taking a slightly chaotic turn in my daughter’s household recently.  She and her partner had been caring for another dear little pup in addition to their own 2 princely pupsters.  The house is barefully big enough for two adults and it became busy when the first pup arrived 18 months ago.  He had…

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Successful Passing Of Another Present Buying Year
Successful Passing Of Another Present Buying Year

It’s that time of year again – I can’t believe it’s gone that quickly.  No sooner was I writing about the passing of the christmas and new year period, with all the excitement of the party season in full swing, i then passed through an eventful spring and easter period.  The summer held it’s usual…

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When Something A Little Different Wins the Day
When Something A Little Different Wins the Day

When we think about shopping most of us will think directly of housekeeping type shopping – the everyday food and cleaning materials sort of thing.  It’s the first thing that comes to my mind anyway.  But there are many forms and variations and that’s why a good retail channel is a brilliant idea.  They can…

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Shopping Sites Suggest Some Winning Ideas
Shopping Sites Suggest Some Winning Ideas

The summer holidays are just beginning to come to an end. It has been a truly monumental year for weather upheaval.  Although we  have not had the widespread flooding and storm damage , there has been torrential rain in spring, then fantastically hot weather during June and part of July.  Back to dull wind &…

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