Published On: Sun, Sep 26th, 2021

Rich House, Poor House: Viewers hoping for romance on top of budgeting drama

On Channel 5’s Rich House, Poor House, 4 Londoners swapped their homes, budgets and lives. Single mum Dominique had 5 jobs and studied on top of taking care of her 12 years outdated daughter Taejah.

Dominque did microblading, labored at a pawn dealer store, delivered takeaways for an Indian restaurant, did shifts as a receptionist for a childcare centre, and had a facet hustle of shopping for client items and reselling them on-line.

Daughter Taejah mentioned: “My mum is definitely a super mum. She’s magic.”

On Twitter, Georgia Bowring mentioned: “Any single parent who works 5 different jobs deserves a medal!”

On the opposite facet of the wealth hole was millionaire entrepreneur Leonard and his cousin Brian.

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The on-line entrepreneur had content material and mentoring companies.

Swapping lives proves troublesome, with millionaire Leonard proving extra thrifty than his cousin when it got here to the weekly store.

However, viewers have been left aggravated on the alternative of store.

Georgia Bowring mentioned: “When they go out for food shopping, why do you never see any of them go to a supermarket? They always go to little corner shops!?”


User joisnotgrey agreed and wrote: “Why do they all use corner shops? Could have got at least five decent meals for two people for £10 at a supermarket.”

Philippa McLeod additionally requested: “Why not go to major supermarkets?”

Dominique additionally struggled with the costs on the natural store.

She had a tough time handing over 5 kilos for a loaf of bread.

Viewers, nonetheless, have been hoping for extra.

User Leanne wrote: “Is it just me who wants Leonard and Dominique to get together?”

And Lisa Kelly agreed, saying: “I was hoping there would be some romance between Dominique and Leonard.”

Charlie, in the meantime, wrote: “I think Leonard and Dominique had chemistry They should definitely date!”

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