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Daily Spends – Mothers Day Special

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Its Mothers Day on Sunday. I have three Mothers to sort for this year:

1 – My Mum
2 – My Mother in Law
3 – My Wife (from my 2 kids, dog, and unborn)

In short, it could be an expensive one! However, I’m lucky enough to have thought ahead and got a few things in over the January sales so each lucky Mother has got a nice cheap (but orginally expensive) Mothers Day gift bag including:

– Bath smellys
– A cool little cake shaped trinket
– A beautiful handmade card
– Some perfume
– Some nice little silk flowers

Total Original Price – £42.39 per bag (x 3 = £127.17)

Total Price ACTUALLY Paid – £14.50 per bag (x 3 = £43.50)

Cash saved by thinking ahead = £83.67

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February 28, 2008 at 12:19 pm

Wednesday 30.01.08 – Something for the Wife

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Seen as it’s payday I’m going to treat the Wife to something special. It will have an impact on the spend.

Wednesday 30.01.08
Fuel – £15.00
Lunch – £2.20
Gift for Wife – £45.00
Total Spend – £62.70

Could have left
Nothing
Could have saved total = £0.00

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January 30, 2008 at 4:30 pm

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