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Take Away Food – Plays havoc with your budgeting!

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My Wife’s pregnant at the moment which is fantastic! What’s even better is that she’s craving all kinds of take away foods.

Last night it was  kebab & pizza. A Milano’s special kebab (donner, chicken & lamb) and a 9 inch Hawaiian pizza. I really enjoyed it – it was lovely.  Hang on in there . . . there’s a point to the story.

I managed to save £10.00 yesterday by going without something I could have done with, but didn’t need. The intention was to squirrel it away in my draw at work so by the time next Christmas comes around I’ll have a nice little purse to buy some special presents for my family.

Guess what happened? Yup, you guessed it! That £10.00 didn’t get squirrelled away, it got spend on that Take Away instead. My present fund is now down to £0. Time to start again!

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Written by dailyspends

March 6, 2008 at 2:53 pm

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  1. Heh heh, I feel your pain my friend. Eating out is our #1 vice as well…

    Jesse

    March 8, 2008 at 4:20 pm


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