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What household or grocery items do you wish you had shipped to post?

I didn't ship enough shampoo, conditioner or peanut butter. Sri Lankan's hair is different, they use heavy conditioners and for my oily hair, I haven't found a local shampoo that I like. Also, tampons are nonexistent in this country. So if you are a woman and those are important, bring or ship them. - Sep 28, 2017
Happy we had consumables, as I think we saved a lot on cleaning supplies. We go through a lot of peanut butter and pancake syrup; like most places in the world, you can usually find what you need or adapt! - Mar 20, 2017
Stain remover, paper towel/toilet paper, bug repellent, and sun screen. - Sep 28, 2013
Electrical items (for reliability and value), household cleaning goods. - Sep 23, 2012
Baking supplies, toilet paper, cleaning products, cheese if I could figure out how to ship it. - Dec 7, 2011
Washing powder, good quality sun screen, mosquito repellent with DEET and shoes for the whole family. - Feb 8, 2010
Take your golf clubs. - Sep 7, 2008