Category Archives: Hygiene

Brrrr, it’s hot outside!

Wow, July is almost over–can you believe how fast time flies? It’s been a very wet and fairly hot summer which my allergies and adipose deposits (from lack of outdoor activity due to heat intolerance) have thoroughly taken advantage of. … Continue reading

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Laundry Detergent

I mentioned that, in my prolonged absence back in Feb/March, I’d been up to a few things. Well, one of those things was the never-ending search for ways to save money in our household. While inwardly (and perhaps outwardly) complaining … Continue reading

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*Possible T.M.I. alert.* This afternoon, I went to take a quick shower.  I also had to use the bathroom for other purposes involving the toilet.   (There’s no delicate way to tell bathroom stories and I promise I won’t tell … Continue reading

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Move on Movember!

Today, much to the delight of many females who have scruffy males in their lives, is the last day of Movember.  The Movember movement originated in Australia (who doesn’t like a scruffy Australian with that Down Under accent!) and raises money … Continue reading

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G-force winds in the restroom?

No, I’m not talking about anything having to do with severe gastrointestinal distress.  I’m referring to the XLERATOR® Hand Dryers found in some rest area restrooms on our trip to New England.  You know the ones I mean?  Very loud!  … Continue reading

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Oh, Crud!

Two out of four of us are down with what is referred to by many Alabamians as “The Crud”: a bug (that’s what we Yanks would call it) that involves a lot of coughing, congestion, sore throat, stuffy heads, sinuses, noses, … Continue reading

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…although it is nice to have so many choices, there sure are times when I wish things were simpler and only two or three items were offered. Continue reading

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