Wayne on October 18, 2012

Well we’ve had our Electrolux oven for 4 weeks and have been waiting for a new door for 3 weeks! It doesn’t close so we need to prop it closed with a chair. Meanwhile we are still waiting almost 4 weeks for new glass for our Electrolux cooktop that smashed. Electrolux is hopeless for support!!! […]

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Wayne on December 31, 2011

  Lots of reviews say these speakers are pretty good “surprisingly decent sound for their size” and so on… so when they were 75% off at big W for $25 I bought a pair. They sound terrible. Not worth $25. To me they sound ‘thin, harsh and muddy’.  

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Wayne on December 30, 2011

Just got a Miele dishwasher and happy to find out from Miele support that you can use Vinegar instead of rinse-aid if you need to. Our family is sensitive to perfumes and chemicals so this is great news. Nice dishwasher. G4101 or something like that. The bottom of the line. Well designed and built. I […]

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Wayne on November 27, 2011

T-Shirts Exceptional quality. $452 for 25 shirts front and back. ECLIPSE SCREEN PRINTING 2/26 TATHRA ST WEST GOSFORD NSW 2250 1300 509 543   Postcards full colour both sides A web console to tell you how it’s progressing. 100mm x 150mm  10,000 cards for $500 (plain)  – $650 (matt cello glaze)     Business cards: Exceptional […]

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Wayne on March 23, 2011

The latest issue of Woolworths fresh boasts ‘tasty gluten free recipes’ on the front cover. So I grabbed a copy. The first recipe is on page 55 for gluten free pancakes: Prepare Macro Gluten Free Buttermilk Pancake mix 300g according to instructions on the bottle. I kid you not – this is the recipe!

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Wayne on January 27, 2011

We were recently offered a free Platinum Mastercard for a year with a wonderful free ‘concierge’ service. I’m a sucker. I signed up. I gave them their first go yesterday. I rang and asked if they could please purchase two tickets for me from the Dubbo Regional Theatre on my Mastercard. No can do! What […]

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Wayne on May 3, 2010

This nice font is called Tiki sands.

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Wayne on May 3, 2010 Make great chargers, genuine Australian company with good support. A good team and Basil Smith knows everything about chargers. BCS- 12  -30 or 45 are good solid chargers. Supercheap auto sell a charger called calibre. I just bought 6A and 20A versions. The 6A one looks a bit cheap, but the 20A one looks […]

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