Give Mom some Love and Lather with Hip Handmade Soaps

Hip Handmade Soaps

Every day, since 2007, I have blogged about the talents of others. What kind of blogger would I be if I didn’t use my own platform for a little self-promotion? A pretty stupid one. That’s why I hope you’ll humor me while I share with you the products of my soap-making hobby. (more…)

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Grow Your Own Fun Shaped Fruit. Molds For Pears, Apples, Melons & More.

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It’s the type of thing that gets featured on tv programs about things that are ‘incredible.’ You may have seen images of them on sites that feature the Bizarre and Unusual. Or in articles about manipulated foods or foods of the future. But those Buddha and baby shaped pears, square and heart shaped watermelons, star shaped cucumbers and apples with words on them are made simply by forcing the fruit to grow in plastic moulds made by the aptly named Fruit Mould Company of China. (more…)

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Geek Decor: The Millenium Falcon or The USS Enterprise Area Rug.

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Star Wars and Star Trek Area Rugs. Two futuristic forms of transport are now available as floor coverings. You can choose to geek out with either The Official Star Wars Millenium Falcon Rug or the Star Trek USS Enterprise Rug. Or if you’re super geeky, both. The cozy plush pile rugs of polyester are selling at at warp speed, so get yours now. (more…)

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The Ministry Of Silly Walks Lives On In Great Gifts For Monty Python Fans

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The great thing about a funny skit is that, if truly funny, it remains so. Forever. Such is the case with John Cleese’s brilliant Ministry of Silly Walks which first aired way back in 1970 on Monty Python’s Flying Circus. Now immortalized in home decor, fashion and toys, here’s a selection of the best Ministry of Silly Walks inspired items. (more…)

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Oh Jesus! 15 Bizarre and Blasphemous Stocking Stuffers

Jesus-Inspired Stocking Stuffers

Whether you’re devout or agnostic, these tongue-in-cheek Jesus inspired stocking stuffers are intended for those with a healthy sense of humor. 14 divine, funny, useful and affordable ways to bring a sacrilegious giggle to the holiday. (more…)

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