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Posted by sean on 20/04/2017 at 11:06 am in Mobile Phones with No Comments


I decided to take the plunge and take out a new mobile phone contract, complete with a brand new Samsung S8! I’ve been told it’s out for delivery today, and as my wife has a day off work, she’ll be able to take it for me. Exciting times.

Posted by sean on 19/04/2017 at 11:02 pm in Fun At Home with No Comments


Nine years ago today, I asked my now wife, Claire, to be my girlfriend. I must have made a good impression in taking her to The Boathouse pub for a meal, because she said yes. Just over four years later, we became engaged, and in 2015, got married.

Nine years on, we are both very happy and in love. We have a house together and our relationship is still going strong.

Posted by sean on 18/04/2017 at 2:03 pm in Leeds United with No Comments


Leeds United have picked the worst possible time to start playing crap. After a season of success and competing in the play off positions, they’ve started losing games. Yesterday afternoon, Leeds lost at home to Wolves. They are now outside the play offs, for the first time in months. There’s only three games left. Don’t do this to me, Leeds!

Posted by sean on 18/04/2017 at 1:26 pm in Curry, Fun At Home with No Comments


We decided to go all posh last week, and buy our online shop from Ocado. Tesco had really annoyed me, by not only delivering me mouldy oranges one week, but by sending me further putrid fruit the following order!

Ocado source a lot of their food from Waitrose, which is very expensive. I needed to buy a couple of ready meals, which were of good quality, but not stupidly priced. I found some, which were 2 for £6. Not cheap, but considering some of the other ‘deals’ were priced at over £10, I had little choice.

While unpacking the shopping, Claire asked why I had bought gluten and dairy free food. I have no allergies and will generally eat anything, besides fish. It turns out the nice looking ready meals I had bought were for people with special dietary requirements.

Last night, I ate a Thai Green Curry. The last time I had one of these, it was nice and creamy. How could they make a cream curry with no milk? The curry was horrible, and the vast majority of it went in the bin. I’ve got a chicken tikka masala tonight – again, dairy free. I don’t have high hopes.

Posted by sean on 18/04/2017 at 11:23 am in Have I Got News For You with No Comments


Well that was unexpected. Probably a shock to the opposition too. Any rivals to the Tories have little time to prepare a decent campaign. This election will basically secure the Tories for another term. Sigh. The only good that can come from this is if my local MP (a Tory), is voted out.

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