Dymphna

 
Top Reviewer Ranking: 8,670
Helpful votes received on reviews: 91% (42 of 46)
Location: England
In My Own Words:
Single mum, over 40, disabled (bipolar, arthritis) son now at Uni reading Politics (me now at home reading about Politics, and shouting at politicians and journos on the TV).

Interests
Books: literary fiction, classics, poetry; history, politics and theology. Plus the odd horror/crime/ghost story for light relief! I love music: Early music (tallis, byrd, monteverdi), alternative/classic rock (especially 60's stones, byrds - and a d… Read more
 

Reviews

Top Reviewer Ranking: 8,670 - Total Helpful Votes: 42 of 46
2100 Haematite Dark Grey All Saints Bracelet. Jesu&hellip by Inca Jewellery
You get what you pay for!

This looks like a painted bracelet in the picture. In fact, the pictures are actually STICKERS!! - just cheap little stickers, not even very carefully applied!

But I guess it is very cheap, and its the Saints' images and veneration that counts, not the quality of the rendering...?
Biopac Biodegradable Sugarcane Bowls 16oz - Pack o&hellip by Biopac
These are great! Theyre recyclable, compostable, a good size, fantastic for parties, or (as I use them for) - taking into work rather than constantly having one's crockery/cutlery used then not washed up - stolen - broken etc. Rather than getting cross (I am a bit OCD and get very irritated by other people touching/using/washing/not washing my stuff!!), I instead now just keep a supply of these in my desk along with a bag of plastic spoons! - Can be microwaved, so can do soup, noodles, Ready Brek. Or can have muesli, cereal, fruit salad... Its just so much easier, and then I can either put them in the Paper recycling box, or on the compost heap.

Also quite handy for dieting - for… Read more
Jungle Formula Maximum 50ml Roll On by Jungle Formula
bought for my son who went to Morocco, where he was advised Malaria isnt such a problem, but painful mosquito bites and wasp stings are...
his friends all took 20% deet or 'natural alternative' products and got absolutely pestered by wasps, hornets, mozzies and even horseflies!
My son put this on before going outside in the morning, didnt need to reapply for ages, and only got one bite in the whole week. He also said it didnt smell anywhere near as bad as he had been expecting. it is sticky, and you have to be careful not to get it on your flip flops or sunglasses - or anywhere near your eyes - but he found it relatively easy to use and very effective.