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Mad Men - Season 6 [DVD]
Mad Men - Season 6 [DVD]
Dvd ~ Jon Hamm
Price: 19.97

3.0 out of 5 stars I think this series has lost its lustre, 25 Jun 2014
This review is from: Mad Men - Season 6 [DVD] (DVD)
I am a Mad Men addict by the way, so not a casual reviewer. I love the 50s/60s/70s aesthetic, restrained story lines and acting, but the (admittedly sparse) narrative is now getting so thin that at times I thought the show was beginning to parody itself. However I still dutifully look forward to Season 7 (if it happens).


Snopake DocBox Box File Polypropylene with Push Lock 25mm Spine A4 Clear Ref 12849
Snopake DocBox Box File Polypropylene with Push Lock 25mm Spine A4 Clear Ref 12849
Price: 5.99

2.0 out of 5 stars No good for filing., 25 Jun 2014
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I was using clear A4 document boxes sold by Paperchase but now they no longer stock them. I purchased the Snopake box files but I can't get on with them. They're just too fiddly to get documents into and out of, and the tabs inside the flap get in the way each time I want to add and remove documents. They're just an ill thought-out filing solution.


Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player
Google Chromecast HDMI Streaming Media Player
Price: 30.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Purchased for my Dad, 25 Jun 2014
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I love this gadget. I converted my 86 year old dad to using an iPad a couple of years ago and he uses it to watch iPlayer / Netflix / 4OD etc. The Chromecast immediately enabled him to extend that to his TV. I'm sure there are many other uses but this capability alone is worth the asking price.


First4spares Nicad 7.2V Rechargeable Long Lasting Battery Pack for Gtech SW01 SW02 SW04 Floor Sweepers
First4spares Nicad 7.2V Rechargeable Long Lasting Battery Pack for Gtech SW01 SW02 SW04 Floor Sweepers
Offered by SPARES-2-GO
Price: 14.79

5.0 out of 5 stars Does the job, 25 Jun 2014
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We were thinking that we'd need to toss our beloved sweeper but these batteries have given it a whole new lease of life...


The Fast Diet: The Secret of Intermittent Fasting - Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer
The Fast Diet: The Secret of Intermittent Fasting - Lose Weight, Stay Healthy, Live Longer
by Dr Michael Mosley
Edition: Paperback
Price: 2.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Late to the game, 25 Jun 2014
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I watched Dr Mosley's original Horizon episode on fasting and was intrigued but didn't give it a try until recently. I read the book and implemented its recommendations and can say three weeks later that the results are already obvious. Fast days aren't really that difficult providing one plans ahead and keeps eggs / nuts / salmon / salad on hand for the meals, but if you have even a modicum of willpower temptation isn't an issue. Use the Myfitnesspal app: it is incredibly easy and accurate for tracking calorie consumption and exercise.

I embarked on this course mainly because I wanted to improve my road cycling - 17st and hills aren't good bedfellows. A friend told me I need to be in the 14.5st range to keep up with the peloton. I might add one tip here: don't try doing a fast 45 mile ride on an empty stomach - I found to my cost that one shouldn't burn the candle at both ends.

I can certainly feel the effects of fasting working its magic on the "off" days when not fasting. The urge to overeat to compensate on the previous day's deficit just doesn't arise, despite the obvious presence of a background gnawing hunger. One learns to recognise and appreciate that for what it is: the body burning away visceral fat that might otherwise lead to diabetes, stroke, heart disease. The only downside that I can see is that soon all my wardrobe is going to need replacing or radical adjustment.

Thanks Michael and Mimi for articulating such a simple yet effective strategy for long term, permanent weight loss.


Ben 10 Ultimate Alien 10cm Ultimate Kevin
Ben 10 Ultimate Alien 10cm Ultimate Kevin
Offered by gosling toys
Price: 8.99

2.0 out of 5 stars Good toy, bad construction, 26 Mar 2014
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I regularly have to superglue the arms back on as they invariably get broken by my son. There should be more resilience built in.


Moleskine Soft Extra Large Plain Notebook
Moleskine Soft Extra Large Plain Notebook
Price: 10.35

5.0 out of 5 stars Perfect for capturing unstructured thoughts, 26 Mar 2014
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I use these pads all the time in my job. They are a perfect medium for sketching out ideas, mind maps and diagrams. The pages leach a bit of my fountain pen through, so I don't work with both sides of the page. Nevertheless there are so many pages in each book that this is never a problem.


Helly Hansen Men's HH Warm Ice Crew Thermal Baselayer Top - Black, XXX-Large
Helly Hansen Men's HH Warm Ice Crew Thermal Baselayer Top - Black, XXX-Large
Price: 43.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Good for spring mornings, 26 Mar 2014
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I absolutely love this top. I needed something for early spring mornings and this does the job perfectly. Fit is spot on - I maybe could have chosen a size down as it is supposed to be fitted. I normally find wool extremely irritating next to my skin but the merino in this top is obviously separated from the skin. Highly recommended.


Mens & Ladies 1 Pair Experia By Thorlos Cushioned Running Micro Mini Crew Socks In 7 Colours - 11.5-13 Unisex - Royal Blue
Mens & Ladies 1 Pair Experia By Thorlos Cushioned Running Micro Mini Crew Socks In 7 Colours - 11.5-13 Unisex - Royal Blue
Offered by Daleswear Outdoors
Price: 14.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Quality running socks, 26 Mar 2014
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I always buy Thorlo socks. Previously I suffered from blisters but no more. The cushioning, fit and quality is superb. Highly recommended.


Incase Origami Stand Sleeve Black for iPad and Ipad 2 Sold By Tassul
Incase Origami Stand Sleeve Black for iPad and Ipad 2 Sold By Tassul
Offered by UK Tech Pro
Price: 6.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Great value, 19 Feb 2014
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Considering how cheap this sleeve is I am amazed at how easy it is to use and how well it protects the iPad. It is also extremely useful when folded back as a stand. Why pay more?


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