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Webbox Chicken Fillets, 100 g, Pack of 15
Webbox Chicken Fillets, 100 g, Pack of 15
Price: £35.49

4.0 out of 5 stars Tasty little treat, 18 Sep 2014
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Review by Bonnie, an elderly chocolate Labrador. I was given one of these chicken fillets today instead of my usual Dentastix. What a treat! Being of a generally hungry, if not famished, disposition, I had to grab this quickly to forestall a change of mind. After a couple of chews it was gone leaving me longing for another, which my heartless owner refused to give me, even though I did the thing with the eyes that usually works. I'm afraid it lost a star just because my Dentastix give me a longer chew, but otherwise I was very impressed. Note to manufacturer, could you make them bigger I believe you can get some really big turkeys nowadays!!!


The Fourth Crow (Gil Cunningham Murder Myst 10)
The Fourth Crow (Gil Cunningham Murder Myst 10)
Price: £4.79

5.0 out of 5 stars Kale must be good for the brain, 13 Sep 2014
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A woman is tied to the cross outside St Mungos church to cure her of her madness and melancholy. In the morning she is found dead, beaten to death and strangled. Gil Cunningham has to work his way around the lies, red herrings and several other deaths to unravel it all.
Helped as always by his clever wife Alys, his good father Pierre, his assistant Lowrie and his dog, Socrates this is another great Pat McIntosh book. Peopled with interesting characters and set out with a good sense of the times. Who knew we ate so much kale in those days?
I very much enjoy this series and this book is a great addition. Ready for the next one now, The King's Corrodian.


Busy B Garden Design To Do Notes - Cream
Busy B Garden Design To Do Notes - Cream
Price: £7.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Handy about the house., 12 Sep 2014
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Busy B has a range of these notepads so there is bound to be one that suits you. They have pretty outer covers and an elasticated cord to keep the thing shut.
This one claims to be for gardeners. One side has a lined pad, the other has two pads, one with plain paper and one with graph paper.
There is a loop to put a pen/pencil but it would have been nice to have one supplied.
Obviously you don't have to be a gardener to use it and it would be handy to have lying around for that odd time you need pen and paper. If you don't like this one check out the others, the interiors are all slightly different.
I think it would make a good stocking filler.


Kipling Women's Beonica TT Handbag K12437B78 Black Pearl W
Kipling Women's Beonica TT Handbag K12437B78 Black Pearl W
Price: £66.89

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5.0 out of 5 stars Stylish and roomy., 9 Sep 2014
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This is quite a stylish Kipling bag with both a shoulder strap (removable) and comfortable carrying handles.

The front panel is a ribbon weave check with a hidden zip at the top. The back, which is plain black, has a magnetic button closure and would be handy for small umbrellas, or whatever else you fancy.

The Kipling monkey logo on this bag is the plastic shaped one, in black. Maybe stylish and furry monkeys don't go together.

The inside is an ivory colour and is typically spacious, like all Kipling bags. There is a zipped, deep side pocket, a pocket for your phone, another for, say, a notepad and these are separated for one for a small pen or something similar.

It will still happily take your iPad, a book, your Kindle, whatever. Kipling bags are known for their ability to hold a fair bit. Which is why I like them, that and the fact they are lightweight make them ideal for travelling with.


Kipling Women's Alenya Shoulder Bag K1062384H Tango Red
Kipling Women's Alenya Shoulder Bag K1062384H Tango Red
Price: £60.00

5.0 out of 5 stars Maybe not the aspidistra, 9 Sep 2014
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This is a very eye catching red shoulder bag from Kipling. It is slightly larger than I expected with the base measuring 32cm according to the company but depending on how you fill it is much more.

And talking of filling it, Kipling bags are deceptively cavernous. There is no divider just a roomy interior. There is an inner zipped pocket which is big and deep for card wallets, pens, combs, notepads whatever and also two uncovered pockets, one for your phone and one for a 'thing'. There is the clip for fastening house or car keys on to making them safe and easy to find as the clip is attached to a length of material. Oh and a bit for a small pen or pencil or suchlike.

On the outside front is a large zipped pocket and the sides each have two open pockets for 'stuff'.

And there is, of course, Kiplings trademark furry monkey.

If you are familiar with these bags you will know the type of material used. It is very lightweight which is great. The shoulder strap is wide, adjustable and quite comfortable. It is well made and having owned one previously I can say they are hard wearing.

It will take your iPad, your Kindle or your book, purse, bottle of water, small umbrella. Mary Poppins carpet bag comes to mind, possibly not the aspidistra though.

If you are looking for a medium sized bag, lightweight and with room for 'a bit more' this could well be for you.


Kipling Women's Gabbie Shoulder Bag K1525558M Mineral Blue
Kipling Women's Gabbie Shoulder Bag K1525558M Mineral Blue
Price: £51.80

4.0 out of 5 stars Big and roomy, 30 Aug 2014
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This will make a good bag to carry essentials on a flight. Two side pockets, two front pockets and a roomy interior with zipped pocket, mobile phone pocket, chain for keys.
The colour is slightly darker than it looks on the picture.
Kipling bags are lightweight making them a good choice on journeys.
It has an adjustable shoulder strap so it can be across body or over shoulder.


An Appetite for Murder: A Frances Doughty Mystery (The Frances Doughty Mysteries)
An Appetite for Murder: A Frances Doughty Mystery (The Frances Doughty Mysteries)
Price: £5.39

4.0 out of 5 stars A diet to die for, 30 Aug 2014
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If you have read any other Frances Doughty Mysteries you will know what to expect in this one. There is a knotty problem for Frances to unravel, and much to her assistant Sarah's consternation she takes on a murder case. She has just agreed to help a man, newly released from prison, find his wife and family when the police march in and arrest him.
The book follows the same sort of pattern as the previous books but Linda Stratmann still wrong footed me when I thought I had things sussed.
Frances is an interesting character, young, clever, observant, making her own way in the world, supporting herself all at a time, in the late 1800's, when most young women had only one ambition, to get married.
I look forward to seeing how she grows.


I Really Hate My Job [DVD]
I Really Hate My Job [DVD]
Dvd ~ Neve Campbell
Price: £7.25

4.0 out of 5 stars Well played, 30 Aug 2014
This review is from: I Really Hate My Job [DVD] (DVD)
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This is a strange little film set at a fairly frenetic pace over the course of an evening.

Five female workers in a Soho restaurant find themselves in charge when their usual boss and chef cry off. Throughout the evening we learn about their dreams and aspirations which seem forever out of reach. Lots of drink is consumed and tempers fray and food is manhandled. Oh and rats are chased and chatted to. Nothing really gets resolved though things do come to a head.

It was one of those films that you are maybe not that taken with but want to see to the end. It was based on a play and is very 'wordy'. The cast are very good.

Really a 3.5 out of 5 for me but the cast make it a 4.


Creative SB Inferno Gaming Headset (PS4 / PC /MAC / Smart Devices)
Creative SB Inferno Gaming Headset (PS4 / PC /MAC / Smart Devices)
Offered by elevenfirst
Price: £46.87

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5.0 out of 5 stars Gaming never sounded better, 28 Aug 2014
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If you're a serious online gamer or you're looking for complete immersion in some of the latest blockbuster games, then these headphones are some of the best on the market. Construction is of a very high quality, they are extremely comfortable to wear and come with attachments for PC as well as a detachable microphone when you just want audio. On the cable is a turn-dial volume control and a mic on/off switch.

The sound is excellent. The headphones cancel out noise well and will give you a great edge in multiplayer games. The clarity is so much better than other headphones. Certainly if you're still using the one-ear-bud headphone that came with the PS4 you should invest in this. Microphone clarity was also excellent and it can be fully adjusted as its on a bendable wire.

If you love gaming and want the best sound experience, I can't fully recommend the Creative Inferno set.


The Mammy
The Mammy
Price: £4.79

5.0 out of 5 stars Look out for the driving lesson., 21 Aug 2014
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This review is from: The Mammy (Kindle Edition)
Don't come to this book thinking it will be like his TV show, with daft characters and raucous smutty humour, mind you there is a bit of that, come to think of it. This is about a childhood and a nostalgic look back on all that mothers have done to keep families together and helping their children grow up with some principles and a set of decent morals even in the most trying of circumstances.
It is affectionate, amusing and well told.
However, back to the raucous humour, I hate to have to relate (as it sounds a bit off) but I absolutely howled with laughter when he recounted how his mother's best friend died. Sorry.
Good yarn.


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