1 Things to do with that ceramic lid from DAVID’s TEA mugs
Jan24

1 Things to do with that ceramic lid from DAVID’s TEA mugs

The ceramic mugs from DAVID’s TEA come with infuser baskets and a ceramic lid for keeping your tea warm while it’s steeping (I assume, I’ve never seen them used, so who knows).  What I do know is that they have other uses. (1 to be exact). Use that little ceramic lid as a dish for the pepper mill. I hope Buzzfeed takes notice of my 1 item list and adopts me as an...

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Recipe for Allergy Season Survival
Jun22

Recipe for Allergy Season Survival

I’m allergic to the world. Year-round allergies keep my respiratory system under fire all the time with allergens like dust, pollen (trees/grass/whatever), animals, and exercise-induced asthma. I’m a real prize. But if there’s one thing I know how to do, it’s survive it well and I thought, since so many people are sharing this particular allergy season, I should share my recipe for allergy season survival. This...

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A person is smart, people are dumb
Oct29

A person is smart, people are dumb

In my neighbourhood we’re getting a new garbage collection “cart” system.  You’ve definitely seen the large garbage bins on wheels I’m talking about, retail outlets have been using them for ages.  They’re unique in that they can be picked up with a machine arm from a truck so the driver doesn’t need to get in and out and sacrifice his joints to do his collections. Over the last few months...

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I went out this morning to get my allergy test done. Apparently I’m allergic to pretty much everything. Cats, cockroaches, birch trees, dandelions, and ragweed are the biggest ones. The animal ones had gone down a bit before I was able to take the picture. If you click on the picture, the sections are labelled. They shaved my arm and then poked a bunch of holes in it. That’s gonna be itchy once it starts to grow back....

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