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Wednesday, 23 November 2011

Grinch pills for the grown ups.

When I was sitting glued to Pinterest for far too long I came across this idea for Grinch pills.


 Speedy calls one of his mates the Grinch because he's such a miserable so and so and he asked me to make some to take to the pub at Christmas.Well, you know what I'm like, I can't possibly make something so tasteful and decided to make my own version.


D'you know what? I've worked in a newsagent for nearly 7 years and have always assumed spearmint softmints where green, lol. There's always something to learn in any job !! I bought these from poundland in a pack of 4 rolls and was gobsmacked when I opened them.  Still I'm sure they'll still work.


I found the little Grinch clip art from google images.

I'm about half way through my Christmas shopping. I'm off next week so hopefully I can get it finished. In a moment of weakness I've gone and promised speedy ( who thinks he's Father Christmas ) we can put the tree up this weekend. Eeeeek!!

10 comments:

  1. As always, lovin' your sense of humour Di! Great idea too.

    Hugs

    Judi x

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  2. I love your little poem and I'm sure these 'pills' will go down a storm
    Tilly

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  3. Ilove them, think I will have to get my hubby some, grandkids call him grumpy, don't know why !!

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  4. Love everything you make, always beautifully presented as well.

    Cretaceous (DC)

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  5. Another GREAT idea,thanks for sharing,love the poem.xx

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  6. haha these are brilliant di.really love your funny ditty :D

    xx coops xx

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  7. these are fab di,i have found a svg cutting file for them also and been making but only able to get green & orange tictacs as no only green around so love your version,x

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  8. Fantastic! How do you keep coming up with these brill ideas. xx

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  9. Oh! Di you are just so funny, I love these. you keep coming up with so many great ideas, wish I was quarter as creative.

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  10. You make me smile big time with your tongue in cheek makes they are right up my street big love Marc

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