Archive for January, 2008

people don’t like canada, africa, russia or china

Thursday, January 31st, 2008

so it seems that people don't have to or don't like to travel to canada, africa, russia or china. at least based on what dopplr says. here's a graphical representation of where we traveled to: of course my statement is being very general here.. i've been to canada a few times...and based on ...

baby, U2, and candy

Wednesday, January 30th, 2008

what do these three things have in common? nothing except that i did something related to all of them in the last few days. on sat it was missing113's baby shower. lots of fun and lots of eating. of course there were gifts and stuff... and luckily no cheesy shower games =P ...

neti pot

Tuesday, January 29th, 2008

what's a neti pot you ask? it's basically a teapot with a long nozzle that you stick in one of your nostrils and pour water into your nose till the water drains out the other nostril. but why do this? because i've been told that it helps clears up your nasal passage ...

lollipop cake

Monday, January 28th, 2008

i'm not that big of a sweets person. i like the occasional sweets and sometimes i crave it, but i'm not often drawn to it or feel the need to eat sweets if its in front of me. but today i ran across something i think would be awesome and i would ...

tesla crashes

Sunday, January 27th, 2008

this one is for wayne. so one of the hot new cars that alot of people are talking about is the roadster from a car company called "Tesla". Yeah I know, you've probably never heard of it, but it's currently getting a lot of press because of this roadster. it's a 100% electric ...

“it’s not just a youth issue…”

Thursday, January 24th, 2008

"....60% of heavy drinkers are over 30." The Alcohol Advisory Council of New Zealand has started a new moderation drinking campaign. the ads are really innovative. each one reminding us of that one time where we got pretty tipsy if not drunk and the next day you felt pretty crappy like ...

penguin usb drive

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

this one's for angie who loves penguins as much, if not more, as me. this is so cute!! it's usb drives that are penguins. there's one catch - you have to decapitate the penguin in order to get the usb portion of the device. [via: akihabaranews]

only in nyc…

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

only in nyc could they pull it off. what is it that you ask? it's called the idiotarod. if anywhere there is a mass concentration of idiots, it's in this great city i live in called new york city. (mind you i'm a transplant and there are plenty of smart people to ...

pen cap silverware

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

i used to work with this guy who would use his pen as a stirrer for his coffee. gross i always thought, but now this contraption is interesting and befitting of him. i don't think they're for sale yet, but i wouldn't be surprised if this took off in some ...

cleaning 101

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2008

i'm a real pain when it comes to having my house clean. it's pretty important to me that certain aspects of my house are relatively clean. sometimes i get lazy and aren't as clean as i normally would like, but when you have guests coming in and out of your ...