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A money saving life hack

Postby Chantilly » Fri Dec 04, 2015 12:13 am

If you are looking to buy wiffle balls to make foraging toys for your parrot, or even just as a foot toy.. DONT BUY WIFFLE BALLS! You can buy wiffle balls, cat toys (both are expensive) OR.. you can buy practise golf balls. They are the exact same thing, just allot cheaper. I got a pack off about 8(I think) wiffle balls for $6.00AUS dollars.
I could also get a pack off 16 for $8.00AUS dollars. Or I can buy one wiffle ball cat toy or bird toy for $4.00AUS dollars. The only difference is the price.
Would you rather pay $0.75/0.50 dollars or $4.00 for a wiffle ball? Buying the one that says CAT or BIRD turns out to be a rip-off (no offense anybody!)
note that I am talking about wiffle balls without bells.
Anyways sorry for going on. I am glad that my Dad realised that wiffle balls and practice golf balls are the same thing, and just thought you guys might like to know. :swaying:
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby Wolf » Fri Dec 04, 2015 2:09 am

Thanks
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby liz » Fri Dec 04, 2015 6:15 am

Wolf wrote:Thanks


Do you know what "hack" is? I am running as fast as I can and just can't catch up.
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby Pajarita » Fri Dec 04, 2015 11:23 am

Great suggestion! Thanks!
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby shiraartain » Fri Dec 04, 2015 5:13 pm

Liz, a hack is a sort of trick to get ahead. So a life hack is a tip to make your life easier.

Regarding the wiffle balls, I bought a pack that cost $5-6 from an American chain called "Five Below" over the summer. For American members, I highly recommend checking out the dollar store and stores like Five Below (everything $5 or less) for toy supplies!
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby liz » Sat Dec 05, 2015 7:26 am

The word does not feel like a good description of it's purpose.

Sorry to slow down the thread. You just have to make allowances for old timers.

Thank you.
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby Chantilly » Sun Dec 06, 2015 11:03 pm

Good idea shiratin :)
Sorry liz if I missuesed it, Yes, a 'life hack', i think is a tip or trick to save time or money(as Shiratin said) though I would describe hack as to get acces to something that you are not meant to get access to. Or to cut/chop lol.
Please excuse my spelling where I make mistakes, Apple really should make their keyboard a bit bigger.
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby DanaandPod » Mon Dec 21, 2015 3:18 pm

I baught a pack of six for a buck at goodwill. :p. And, while I'm bragging, got a giant cage for free off of free cycle.com for my budgies. They love it so much that they are hardly hanging out in the parrots cage anymore. Not that he ever minds it. Now, I'm trying to barter for a cage for my parrot. I've had to be more resourceful than most people throughout my life... So be it.
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Re: A money saving life hack

Postby Chantilly » Wed Dec 23, 2015 1:01 am

DanaandPod wrote:I baught a pack of six for a buck at goodwill. :p. And, while I'm bragging, got a giant cage for free off of free cycle.com for my budgies. They love it so much that they are hardly hanging out in the parrots cage anymore. Not that he ever minds it. Now, I'm trying to barter for a cage for my parrot. I've had to be more resourceful than most people throughout my life... So be it.

Nice! ;)
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