Wednesday, February 25, 2015

clever typewriter app from actor Tom Hanks


Though rumors of his divorce from Rita Wilson remain unconfirmed, actor Tom Hanks is definitely credited as the developer of a clever iPad typewriter app called the Hanx Writer.



demonstration and review (but it isn't free anymore):



More typewriter items. 

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Monday, February 23, 2015

cat plays dead to avoid going for a walk


This cat would rather die that go for a walk. Watch to the very end.


More cats.

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item contributed by Linda Randolph

Thursday, February 19, 2015

recipe: SuperSimple Lemon Pepper Pappardelle Pasta


This SuperSimple recipe for Lemon Pepper Pappardelle Pasta makes use of a delicious Trader Joe's product.

Recipe--SuperSimple Lemon Pepper Pappardelle Pasta


More SuperSimple recipes.

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image ©2015 Carole Terwilliger Meyers  


Tuesday, February 17, 2015

dancing traffic signal


Wouldn't this be fun to lighten up the day? Meanwhile, be very careful when you are crossing the street, and don't go against the light!


More dancing.

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item contributed by Christine Russell Kemp

Friday, February 13, 2015

diapers keep your plants healthy


Did you know that in addition to keeping your baby dry a disposable diaper can actually keep your plants wet and help you grow happier plants?


More plants.

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item contributed by Linda Randolph

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

puppy wants bed back from unflappable cat


This little bulldog puppy has his work cut out for him, because this cat does not intend to move.


More dogs and cats together. 

More cats.

More dog items.

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Monday, February 9, 2015

just two kids playing--an otter and a tot


What a hoot to watch these two toots playing together at the San Diego Zoo!


More zoo items.

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item contributed by Linda Randolph

Friday, February 6, 2015

Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Salvador Dali on "What's My Line?"


Legendary artist Salvador Dali is a hoot to watch on the legendary early TV show "What's My Line?"


More art.

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Monday, February 2, 2015

airplane car


This airplane exterior has an automobile engine and drives down the street legally.  I want one!


More airplanes.

More cars.

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