Posted by claire on December 7, 2011 ·
As winter now has us firmly in its icy clutches, cold and flu bugs have us making regular trips to the pharmacy. These traditional remedies might save a few pennies.
A Pinch of Mouse
If someone you care for has fallen ill with a particularly heavy bout of cold or flu then this may be a remedy you could try. All you need is a part of a mouse, it doesn’t matter which part, as long as it is well [...]
Posted by claire on November 24, 2011 ·
What do you look for when choosing your holiday destination? Choose carefully of you could end up wishing you’d gone elsewhere.
No chance of relaxing on this St Martin beach, but you do get a great view of the undercarriage of every plane that flies over. You can even wave to the pilot as they pass by. Just watch out for the sand storm kicked up by the jets as it passes overhead [...]
Posted by claire on November 17, 2011 ·
For every labour saving or world changing invention, there are those that just never get to see the light of day. Here are five of the best (or worst!)
The Pet Vest
Tired of having to leave your little rodent friend at home when you go out, then this vest is just what you have been looking for. Complete with transparent tunnels and handy pockets for feeding and pet retrieval the Pet Vest has everything [...]
Posted by claire on October 30, 2011 ·
People tell jokes about them, ridicule their lifestyle and laugh at their hair – but a red-neck can make just about anything work with a few pieces of junk and a roll of Duct Tape.
Check out these one-of-a-kind creations and you’ll see what I mean…
Red-Neck Appartment Complex
So yes, maybe more than the one roll of duct tape was required for this venture, [...]
Posted by claire on October 27, 2011 ·
You would think that when you are about to check out of a hotel you would do a quick check to make sure that you had everything that you came with. Wouldn’t you?
Here are some of the more bizarre items that have been left behind after guests have checked out.
Now a wok might not sound like anything too bizarre, but think about it? Why would you need a wok in a hotel room? The manager [...]
Posted by claire on October 15, 2011 ·
You think your job sucks, you might reconsider when you compare yours to these five stomach churning careers!
Cat Food Quality Control
Now this is a job that has certain procedural steps to it…
Aroma – Bury face into a huge tub of cat food, inhaling deeply to ensure it smells fresh.
Texture (Part 1) – Plunge arms elbow deep into a vat of food, feeling for and removing any bones.