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Old December 4 2011, 08:14 AM   #1756
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Old December 5 2011, 05:31 PM   #1757
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I thought it was about time to buy a tumble drier, since the winters here are so cold and so humid. It's always a pain to wait for the laundry to dry, and I want to avoid the chance of letting humidity build in the walls. It is quite an old house after all.

I chose a condenser one, since I do not have access to a window from the place where it will be installed, and I went for a Zanussi after reading some very good reviews on the internet. I hope it'll bring on a change for the better.
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Old December 6 2011, 02:52 AM   #1758
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This Betsey Johnson necklace, perfect for the holidays!



I love her designs.

I also went to the Build-a-Bear store to buy a present for an "Angel Tree" child...my dad bought me my Christmas present while we were there, a Hello Kitty doll and outfit. Had fun watching the stuffing process!
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Old December 6 2011, 05:54 AM   #1759
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Old December 6 2011, 06:29 AM   #1760
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Old December 6 2011, 05:37 PM   #1761
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I bought Sennheiser headphones for the Missus' iPhone, because the crap headphones that Apple sells were literally crumbling to pieces. Man, I -so- dislike Apple products.
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Old December 7 2011, 07:18 PM   #1762
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Niorah wrote: View Post
I thought it was about time to buy a tumble drier, since the winters here are so cold and so humid. It's always a pain to wait for the laundry to dry, and I want to avoid the chance of letting humidity build in the walls. It is quite an old house after all.

I chose a condenser one, since I do not have access to a window from the place where it will be installed, and I went for a Zanussi after reading some very good reviews on the internet. I hope it'll bring on a change for the better.
I'm sure it will. Just be aware that when clothes first come out of a condenser drier, they'll still be a fraction damp to the touch and need airing for a few minutes or so to dry out fully, esp. if you set the drier setting to anything short of "super-fluffy" or whatever the extreme dry setting is called on your machine. It's just how the technology works.




Bought all my Christmas presents for colleagues yesterday so I can hand them out as and when I see them over the next couple of weeks.
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Old December 7 2011, 09:32 PM   #1763
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A badger hair bristle shaving brush.
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Old December 8 2011, 12:02 AM   #1764
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*considers obvious joke about badgers needing to shave. Decides against it*
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Old December 8 2011, 03:41 AM   #1765
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Rise of the Planet of the Apes DVD/BluRay Combo.
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Old December 8 2011, 04:19 AM   #1766
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Dinner - 14 inch cheese pizza
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Old December 8 2011, 02:14 PM   #1767
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Old December 9 2011, 02:06 AM   #1768
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The dentist bill--22 bucks--but I might have to go back. *sigh*
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Old December 9 2011, 03:33 AM   #1769
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Old December 9 2011, 07:32 AM   #1770
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some chrissy presents for my best friend...
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