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Well, that was sneaky

I have been using Cole online grocery shopping, coupled with the Coles credit card for free deliveries over $100 for years.  It’s been useful due to health issues (knee, knee replacement) and when Wing  was working for companies that sent … Continue reading

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Might have to start using VPN to order from Amazon

I got an email from Amazon. Because of Australian gov’t wanting to get in on Amazon money, have changed the GST laws, and now Amazon had to change how it handles overseas customers. I will be forced to shop on … Continue reading

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The art of the polite complaint

I have been ordering from one certain online store on a regular basis for several years.  And typically, within two business days after I’ve submitted and paid for said order, they would send out “FREE SHIPPING ON ORDERS OVER $100”.   … Continue reading

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Want to annoy me? This is a great way to do it

I ordered a Breville Coffee and Spice Grinder Model CG2B.  I ordered in November last year. Now I don’t mind it arriving so late because of holidays. What I do mind is that I was sent the Breville Coffee and … Continue reading

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Turned 45 today…

Too bad it was a U-Turn. 🙂 Ah well, time marches on. People have asked “What’s it feel like?” Seeing as the problems I have now originated when I was in my early 20s, I really don’t feel any different. … Continue reading

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I hate waiting for a delivery

I know it’s coming. I checked the tracking and it’s ‘at the Perth Courier’, and has been since 8am this morning. But I have things that need to be done, so Alan manned the waiting room (living room) while I … Continue reading

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On the way to the endodontist

Wing forgot my appointment was at 8:30 this morning. I reminded him that I do have my bike, and the reason I have it is to get to nearby places. He went on and on about how far away it … Continue reading

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