New House – Howdens Joinery Kitchen

So we bought a house, our first house actually and it’s a new build so we got to pick the kitchen!  The developers use Howdens Joinery to supply their kitchens so we had an invite to go and visit one of their design consultants and pick our kitchen.

We’d been given a Howdens catalogue to have a look through and we marked a few colours/designs we liked, we also knew what we were supplying in terms of white goods so it helped to plan it out.

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A guy call Ian, Tesco and Gay Pride

Everyone has their own opinion about everything, and whilst many people agree there are those that disagree and that for the most part is fine.

If you don’t agree with something, ignore it, don’t make a song and dance about it, especially if what you are disagreeing with is a fundamental aspect of people’s lives! Continue reading

It’s been a while…..

A couple of months since my last post, but in my defence it’s been a very busy couple of months what with the new house.

I am still around, I will be posting again but currently playing catchup!

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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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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