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Grey's Anatomy - Season 1-9 Complete Box Set [DVD]
Grey's Anatomy - Season 1-9 Complete Box Set [DVD]
Dvd ~ Kevin McKidd
Price: 64.25

5.0 out of 5 stars Every episode you ever missed, all in one box, 10 Jun 2014
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Love it - I thought I'd seen most episodes, but it turns out there are several great ones that I've missed. Thoroughly enjoying working my way through the full story - it all makes far more sense when viewed chronologically, and it's great to be able to see 2 episodes back-to-back without having to wait. Nice box keeps everything tidy, and some fun extras on each dvd.


Safe Easy Ring Pull Can Opener Mobility Aid
Safe Easy Ring Pull Can Opener Mobility Aid
Offered by Home Star Supplies Ltd
Price: 1.86

5.0 out of 5 stars A real help for arthritic hands, 16 Jan 2014
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Gave this as a "stocking filler" to my mum for Christmas - she proclaimed it the best present she's had in ages. She's strong and fit but has arthritic hands, and apparently used to dread the pain of opening cans. This little gadget is really helpful.


Beads Double Row - Silicone Icing Moulds for Cake and Cupcake Decoration
Beads Double Row - Silicone Icing Moulds for Cake and Cupcake Decoration
Offered by Bake and Create
Price: 11.85

4.0 out of 5 stars Quick and easy to use, 24 Jun 2013
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My expert cake-decorator loved this as part of a parcel of cake-related birthday presents. She used it immediately for a really beautiful wedding cake, and said it saved her hours.


Patchwork Cutters - Butterflies and Ladybirds - Sugarcraft Cutter
Patchwork Cutters - Butterflies and Ladybirds - Sugarcraft Cutter
Offered by Wedding Acrylics
Price: 5.65

4.0 out of 5 stars Quick and easy to use, 24 Jun 2013
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My expert cake-decorator sister loved this as part of a parcel of cake-related birthday presents. Quick and easy to use, she says.


The Inside-Out Revolution: The Only Thing You Need to Know to Change Your Life Forever
The Inside-Out Revolution: The Only Thing You Need to Know to Change Your Life Forever
by Michael Neill
Edition: Paperback
Price: 7.69

13 of 15 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars More of a non-event than a revolution, 24 Jun 2013
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Sorry, I 'm a real Michael Neill fan, but this latest book was a damp squib of a disappointment. Full of airy-fairy stream of consciousness, and back to guru-mode vague woffling that Neill has poo-pooed in the past (a re-hash of the Tony Robbins-style of "all you need is the right attitude and your world will suddenly be perfect"). Criticizing the book feels risky, though (because clearly, if I didn't "get" the supposedly earth-shatteringly beautiful messages within, I'm just not yet enlightened enough, so it's all my own fault). I'm sure lots of worthy well-intentioned people will sit in a circle and praise this book as the second-coming (though of what, no-one will be sure). Not me, I'm, sorry to say. Emperor's new clothes, a disappointment, and makes Neill look like your dad dancing at a disco - disappointing, and faintly embarrassing.


The 4-Hour Body: An uncommon guide to rapid fat-loss, incredible sex and becoming superhuman
The 4-Hour Body: An uncommon guide to rapid fat-loss, incredible sex and becoming superhuman
by Timothy Ferriss
Edition: Paperback
Price: 10.49

1 of 5 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Don't leave it around the house, 4 Feb 2013
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This book would be fine - his usual irritatingly smug writing style, but a few interesting ideas, which is all I want from a book like this. But WHY, when all the rest of the book if based on sports, on fitness training, on weight loss, and personal experiment and experience, does Ferris (male) suddenly include a chapter on the FEMALE orgasm? I don't care whether it "works" or not, it reads as if all women are simply a wind-up toy: press here, push there, and bingo, the male reader can go back to reading his newspaper. There are very few pictures and diagrams in the book - guess which chapter has lots? Yep, this is the only chapter that's full of diagrams, which are gynecologically detailed and border on the pornographic. (Incidentally, where's the chapter, with diagrams, reporting on the hours he obviously spent researching the male equivalent?) Certainly not a book to leave lying around the house if there are children around. I was a huge fan of the 4 Hour Working Week and gave loads of copies to friends, but this one is too embarrassing even to recommend, and it's too offensive to pass on to the charity shop, simply because of this one chapter.My copy went in the bin, and I certainly won't be buying any more of his books. Pity Ferris didn't stick to his own rules of experimentation, and write about what he knows about. Buy it if you're still spotty and 16 and want to look at dirty pictures - but you could save money by buying a cheap magazine in a brown cover. Yuck. Just yuck.
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Fake TV Intruder Deterrent FTV10 - Charcoal
Fake TV Intruder Deterrent FTV10 - Charcoal
Offered by Findmeagift
Price: 24.59

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Gives a real impression of house being occupied, 4 Feb 2013
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You have to try different places in the room until it gives the right effect (and so the unit itself is not visible from the outside, just the light that it shines), but once you have it in the right place, the effect is perfect. I have it on a cheap timer, so it switches on at dusk. My neighbours must think I'm a compete t.v. addict - but I don't care, as long as potential burglars do, too.


The Depression Cure: The Six-Step Programme to Beat Depression Without Drugs
The Depression Cure: The Six-Step Programme to Beat Depression Without Drugs
by Dr Steve Ilardi
Edition: Paperback
Price: 8.27

7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Practical and helpful, 27 Jun 2011
The outline on the back of the book says it all: "With his six-step programme, Dr Ilardi not only makes sense of depression but offers a practical and straightforward plan for recovery". Frankly, I can't put it any better than that - for anyone who recognises the black cloud of depression, but doesn't want to bother doctor/family/friends about it, this is a truly practical and helpful book. Read it under brown paper if you must...but read it, and do take the steps the book outlines. I found it surprisingly helpful, and hope others do too.


Overcoming Loneliness and Making Friends (Overcoming Common Problems)
Overcoming Loneliness and Making Friends (Overcoming Common Problems)
by Marianna Csoti
Edition: Paperback
Price: 7.49

8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Trite and simplistic, 23 Jun 2011
This book reads like a poor end-of-term school project, full of blindingly obvious statements and tips that are so trite as to be completely unhelpful. For example, "Show liking. When you meet up with a friend you should look pleased to see him and smile broadly". Yes, thanks for that - but it's hardly a surprise, nor an in-depth analysis...and it doesn't help the reader to understand HOW to find that friend in the first place, or to understand what loneliness is or where it stems from. If you're after some practical tips on making friends with people you meet, a better option is "How to click with everyone everytime" by David Rich, and for the depression part of loneliness, "The Depression Cure" by Dr Steve Ilardi is a complete set of practical tips. As for how to make friends when you don't fit into the the standard "young and attractive" box, or how to feel less lonely when in a crowded room of strangers....well, maybe the book is out there somewhere. But this isn't it.


GYM MASTER EXERCISE BAR - DOOR GYM, PULL UPS,CHIN UPS SIT UP
GYM MASTER EXERCISE BAR - DOOR GYM, PULL UPS,CHIN UPS SIT UP

8 of 9 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Hopeless, doesn't fit together, 21 Sep 2009
Arrived quickly, but the screws don't fit and the holes don't align, so the whole thing is loose and completely useless. Sorry...it's going back, to get my money back.


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