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Quality Street

It's too soon for the first box of the season

Mince pies

Too soon for them, too, unless homemade for a school fair

MasterChef's pig's trotter challenge

A bit much

Secret Life of Five-Year-Olds

Those little monsters are just brilliant. Lovely teachers, too

'Reach out'

This has to stop

Being told 'things' don't bring you lasting happiness

Yeah, but what about things like the NutriBullet?

Waitrose 'Heritage Collection' bath stuff

We see what you're doing, and we're not biting

'Excited for'

This is creeping in and it's very worrying

Over-hashtagging tweets

#Notnecessaryorclever #Really #Annoying #Stop


Back in, and we couldn't be happier

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    The live music at the end of the Andrew Marr Show

    Terribly awkward every week

    Gin and bitter lemon


    Using a spirit level to put pictures up

    Acceptable. Nay, encouraged

    Hiding the decorations no one likes at the back of the tree

    As @rachelkennedy84 points out, no idea why we don't just bin them


    The appropriate number of minutes to hang around if you accidentally smash something in a shop

    Heston's mince pies for Waitrose

    @gi_nav evaluates: weird design, taste of gingerbread, a bit leftfield

    Lidl deluxe range mince pies

    Exquisite pastry, says @DaviesAnnie

    Christmas jumpers becoming cool


    Proper, stove-top popcorn

    Can't beat it

    High street artisan bakers on the rise

    Our towns are definitely smelling nicer

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