Gruum Razor & Lotion

Gruum Razor & Lotion
Gruum Razor & Lotion

I’m a cross between Shrek and a Yeti – my facial hair grows quicker than Tim Allen’s in ‘The Santa Clause’ – I shave, turn around and it’s back!  But that’s not my main problem, shaving irritates my skin, not just a little but a huge amount.

Dry or wet shaving, doesn’t matter, I’ve tried lots of razors and lots of lotions/gels/foams and the same thing happens, red blotchy skin and then it dries out and flakes like’s no-ones business.

I had an offer from 3 (the mobile network) from a free razor from Gruum, so I thought I’d give it a go.

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Solo – The Han Solo back story

img_3461The official teaser trailer is finally here, the back story of the everyone’s favourite scruffy looking nerf herder.

This looks like it’s gonna be a good film, lets hope it doesn’t disappoint.

This may be a long wait until the end of May!

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Fish is the new Vegetarian Food!

So yesterday we went out for Sunday lunch, a quick(ish) trip over the mountain to one of our favourite pubs, The Coach and Horses at Llangynidr.

Usual thing, a set menu selection for Sunday but never a disappointment, until yesterday – the menu contained 1 vegetarian starter and no Vegetarian mains, well so we thought!

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Help To Buy ISA – Simple Guide

Help to Buy ISAs are a great way of saving money and getting a rather sizeable bonus on your savings (25%), most places offer them but the information about them isn’t always helpful and makes assumptions.

Here is our experience of Help To Buy ISAs.

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Help To Buy – Wales

As you know we’ve been saving to buy a house, we’d saved 10% which was pretty good going but when speaking to the Mortgage advisor we found out that many banks actually require 15% deposit on a new build house and 25% deposit on a new build flat.

Some banks will offer 90% mortgages but the rates are higher or other offers (such as fixed term periods) are lower.

We opted to use Help To Buy Wales, here is our experience.

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