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Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle

(+) Keeps the old brain active, cheap entertainment (-) Can be very frustrating (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2002)

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5 reviews

Clubbing in the 21st century

(+) The music, lights, company (-) High prices (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2001)

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12 reviews

Member Advice on Cross Stitching

(+) Great fun, easy to learn, rewarding (-) Can be expensive, time consuming (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2001)

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15 reviews
Member Advice on Hobbies - Xyron Personal Cutting Machine

Xyron Personal Cutting Machine

(+) its quick to cut, extras available from craft stores or online, quiet machine (-) There are none (*) (On Ciao since: 08/2007)

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Member Advice on Hobbies - Ten Favourite True Crime Books

Ten Favourite True Crime Books

(+) Fascinating insights into the criminal mind (-) Some people might find the material disturbing (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2010)

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Member Advice on Hobbies - Making Your Own Advent Calendar

Making Your Own Advent Calendar

(+) nobody else will have an Advent calendar like yours, choose your own chocolate (-) it's really one for crafty people, takes a bit of time and effort (*) (On Ciao since: 11/2012)

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Members advice on learning to drive

(+) The feeling of accomplishment at learning something new, the ultimate independence driving brings. (-) A difficult (and expensive) skill to master and failing a test can be quite hard to overcome. (*) (On Ciao since: 05/2005)

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Member Advice on Learning To Cook

(+) You have to eat healthily, being able to cook can be fun (and make friends!) (-) Takes time, effort and money - but better than McDonalds every night (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2002)

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3 reviews

Member Advice on Skiing

(+) Thrills spills parties and fun (-) Expensive if you're not careful (*) (On Ciao since: 01/2001)

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5 reviews

Member Advice on Cycling

(+) good aerobic exercise that all can partake in (-) Roads are simply not made for bikes (*) (On Ciao since: 09/2002)

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9 reviews

Member Advice on Creating a Friendship Book

(+) Serving as phone and address book,getting to know each other better, FUN (-) None at all (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2005)

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Member Advice On Free Cinema Tickets

(+) The chance to see, for free, films you might or might not ordinarily choose (-) Geographic restrictions (*) (On Ciao since: 03/2006)

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Member Advice on Hobbies - Member advice on cricket

Member advice on cricket

(+) Exhaustive account of cricket. (-) Exhausting account of cricket! (*) (On Ciao since: 02/2006)

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1 Review

Member Advice on Tapestries

(+) Relaxing and looks good on the wall (-) Gets the lads worried (*) (On Ciao since: 07/2002)

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3 reviews
Member Advice on Hobbies - Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving

(+) Fun for the family if you like Halloween. (-) Pointless if you don't like Halloween (*) (On Ciao since: 10/2010)

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Rock slab at roundabout - 6 letters but no clues

Advantages: Keeps the old brain active, cheap entertainment
Disadvantages: Can be very frustrating

Whilst contemplating Jill Murphy’s request to write about a favourite thing, I toyed with many ideas. I wanted to write about a hobby but couldn’t choose between my beloved Formula 1, Internet Reward Sites and Crosswords. F1 is my passion so I went with t ...

whitbybunny 02.08.2002 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle

ICE RIOT A GAS anagram

Advantages: Sharpen your wits, win prizes
Disadvantages: May take up a lot of time

Sorry, got the Lovatts site slightly wrong. Have put it right now. Do you enjoy doing online crosswords where you stand a chance of winning a prize? I have found three sites of varying difficulty, and I have won money from all of them. Rather than writ ...

Schmutzie 21.10.2002 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle

Never A Cross Word

Advantages: Keeps your brain on its toes when you're getting the clues
Disadvantages: Makes you feel stupid when you don't

I read somewhere that crossword addicts are sexually frustrated, rather like people whose doodles are decidedly jagged. Well, all I can say is that I must be the biggest w****r in town because I luv ‘em! Maybe that motorist who “waved” at me the other ...

BNibbles 30.09.2002 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: very helpful
Review of Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle

unwinding

Advantages: it keeps you busy and on your toes
Disadvantages: it can get you frustrated

i tend to come home after a long day at work still lively and upbeat. crossword puzzles help me to relaze, unwind and take my mind off of any housework that needs to be done or the kids. it is enjoyable for all the family except for the little kids. it i ...

leeann 16.11.2002 · Read full review
Ciao members have rated this review on average: somewhat helpful
Review of Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle

brain fodder

Advantages: You find words that you have never heard of and have to look them up to see what they mean!
Disadvantages: you have to be able to spell!!!!!

the only time I seem to have the time to do the crosswords, is when I am away on holiday. My mam who is sevenry two years old is much better at the crosswords in the daily news papers than me, I tend to go for the code words puzzle books for an easier o ...

gaynor50 24.10.2002 · Read full review
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Review of Member Advice on Crossword Puzzle