Unbelievably, I’ve heard more than one man wonder, almost wistfully, what the inside of the ladies’ room is like. There must be a reason we all tromp there in packs, right? Surely the line is always as long as the men’s because it’s just so awesome in there. They seem to think it’s all fainting […]
Food Safety: Do You Use the Smell Test?
A recent discussion at my day job about the “smell test” for milk inspired me to do a little research into the confusing world of food sell-by dates. While I was aware of the somewhat soft nature of sell-by and use-by dates, I was surprised to learn that with the exception of baby food, there […]
It appears there’s a bug going around the Persephone offices, which is remarkable considering we don’t actually have an office. Selena was knocked out earlier this week, and I think because we spend so much internet time together she managed to transmit her germs to me via a series of underground tubes. With that in […]
Confessions of a Non-Germaphobe
I may be outing myself as kind of gross in this post, but you all only know me in Internet Land, and not in Real Life Land, so I’m gonna just go for it. I’m one of the un-germaphobic people you’ll probably ever meet. I’m not sure how I turned out this way; my mom […]