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Has anyone else been contacted by this company via their blog? I think that LBD might have been. She seems genuine and bits of her e-mail were certainly pertinent just to me, rather than boilerplate.

Posted at 6th Nov 2008 - 02:01PM   Posted by Milla   Digital Outlook Comments: 12

Exmoorjane's Avatar No. What's the story?

Posted by: Exmoorjane on 6th Nov 2008 at 02:02PM

Milla's Avatar well they just want you to join a sounding board to test out "products" but of totally irrelevant (to me) nature - Mr Men etc., but they work with various interesting sounding companies, like Aardman so although I don't want to be sent a NOddy book (what's on offer) thanks, something better in the future might be sent. I just wondered how many of us they'd sent to, and thought I'd seen something on LBD's blog about it (in a comment from the same woman). I was sent a Miele through my blog and still have it months on ... Basically I'm bored and avoiding repairing shirts.

Posted by: Milla on 6th Nov 2008 at 02:05PM

Exmoorjane's Avatar I too am bored and avoiding trying to drum up enthusiasm for finding more work....
Had forgotten your Miele - that's pretty impressive. But what on earth would they offer me? Pooper scoopers? Mind you, hang on a flipping minute, I've got a whole house renovation going on here ....where's their imagination?

Posted by: Exmoorjane on 6th Nov 2008 at 02:12PM

SallysChateau's Avatar Well could do without the Noddy books but beauty products wouldn't go amiss or being more practical cleaning products, oooh and a car roadtested in the hot southern sun. Fancy being sent a Miele through your blog Milla.

Posted by: SallysChateau on 6th Nov 2008 at 03:06PM

Milla's Avatar or staff, or fudge, or sauvignon blanc!

Posted by: Milla on 6th Nov 2008 at 03:06PM

Exmoorjane's Avatar Staff would be too too wonderful. Or fudge.

Posted by: Exmoorjane on 6th Nov 2008 at 03:30PM

LittleBrownDog's Avatar Oh, Milla - I don't think it was me. Or if it was, I've totally forgotten about it. Confused (Although I think I'd remember a Miele.) I know Fennie is one of those people that have a black box on their telly to monitor their viewing habits (at least I think it was Fennie). Wish I could help (or failing that, wish someone would send me some products to test...)

Posted by: LittleBrownDog on 6th Nov 2008 at 07:41PM

KittyB's Avatar Me! I contacted her and it's all above board as far as I can see and they have said they'll send books and Disney DVDs and so forth for comment, also literature from Department of Transport, Road Safety stuff etc. So some good stuff, some dull. But - freebies is the name of the game so I'm all for it. And I just love foisting my opinions on others, usually unwanted so it will be a refreshing change for someone to be actually interested, non?

Posted by: KittyB on 6th Nov 2008 at 08:02PM

Milla's Avatar yes Kitty, how wise you are, and it was that passing on of opinions that appealed so to me, too!

Posted by: Milla on 6th Nov 2008 at 08:28PM

Pipany's Avatar Yes, I was contacted about a week ago and put the poor woman through the third degree before agreeing. She probably wished she hadn't bothered Embarassed

Posted by: Pipany on 6th Nov 2008 at 10:17PM

Unpeuloufoque's Avatar Oh for Gods sake someone pass her on to me, I could do with a noddy book or anything really!! I dont offered anything except an improved sexlife,grace de viagra et al.. probably because I am a horrid trouble maker and never do my homework...can't imagine why they picked you Milla!!!Laughing

Posted by: Unpeuloufoque on 6th Nov 2008 at 10:36PM

Westerwitch's Avatar Be interested to hear the outcome Milla.

Posted by: Westerwitch on 6th Nov 2008 at 10:43PM

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