Ten Creative and Unusual Cake Pops You Need to Make NOW!
Until recently I have been walking around with my eyes closed to the world. But the good news is now they are very wide open! But this isn’t a religious thing, it is a cake thing! You see I had never heard of a “cake pop” before, but the other day there was a promotion on a “Sweet Treats Cake Pop Maker” in our …
Ten Creative and Unusual Coat Hooks Your Coat Will Love
Before anyone asks “No!” I am not scraping the barrel with this one, it will be a lot more interesting than you think I promise. Maybe I am putting far too much thought into the little things in life, but I often think about what certain things like “Coat hooks” say about the homeowner. After all, it was Charles De …
Ten Cute Animals Being Bottle Fed You Will Smile at
When I was younger I was never that lucky in life, not in love, certainly not in financial ways. But I would consider myself as being lucky when it comes to seeing and doing amazing things. And for me, one of those amazing things was bottle feeding a cow. It was so hungry it was tugging really hard on the …
Ten Amazing, Crazy and Unusual Bird Feeders From Around the World
I have always wondered if birds really do like bread or if they are just grateful for what they get?!? Well, maybe it doesn’t matter what they eat, but more where they eat it. After all, a feeder ball hanging in a tree is a much safer and better place for birds to eat than food just thrown down on the garden! …
Ten of the Very Best April Fools Office Pranks Ever Pulled
Well, it is officially April fools day and I have a very shameful thing to admit to…I have never played an April Fools joke! Not a pull my finger, not even a simple “cut off finger” in the matchbox prank, nothing! Does that make me sad? Well, I think it does, so maybe I need to step up the mark and pull …
Ten of the Very Best Ideas and Recipes for Cadburys Creme Egg Cupcakes
“I am so sorry!” I had to say that before anyone kicks off about being on a diet or how their keyboards have broken because of drool between the keys. It is Easter time after all and while it may well be a religious celebration it is also about the day when the kids (and the kids inside us adults) get to eat our …
Ten of the Very Best Examples of (Ostereierbaum) Easter Trees
When I was just 12yrs old my family had decided to visit my Grandma for Easter (my family didn’t really get on with each other so this was, in fact, quite a rare thing to do) But getting back to the point of this… While visiting my Granny, her next door neighbour was using a ladder to hang brightly coloured …
Ten Fake Easter Bunnies Who Are Sure to Make You Smile
With Easter coming up my little boy and me, both get excited at the thought of waking up and finding out what the Easter Bunny has brought us. But the other day we were inside a supermarket when a large green Easter bunny stopped little boy and me and gave him an egg, (not me the old skinflint) all well and good …
Ten Amazing, Nerdy and Unusual Painted Eggs You Need to See
When I was little I can remember that I hated Easter. But not because my family couldn’t afford chocolate eggs because although we couldn’t we always got some off neighbours and relatives that were better off. No, I hated it because it was that time of year I was forced by the school art teacher into painting an Easter inspired …
Ten of the Worlds Best Novelty Egg Cups Money Can Buy
My mum always had some funny names for certain things (don’t all mums!) and one that will stick with me forever is “boiled egg with toast fingers” that my mum always called “puppy egg and soldiers” (I have no idea why) and so every year on Easter Sunday that is what we would have to eat. But now I am …
Ten Laser Eyed Cats Who Zap the Smiles Onto Your Face
Have you ever taken a family photo and ended up with a red “glow” in the centre of their eyes?  Well, when it comes to cats eyes the same thing happens because their eyes have a special reflective surface called the “tapetum” which improves their night vision by doubling the amount of light that is able to hit the retinal …
Ten Amazing Ways to Recycle, Upcycle and Repurpose Car Tyres
Each and every year tens of millions of rubber tyres are disposed of in the UK. Many are burned in what is called a slow smoulder burn and even more than that are sent to landfill. But I say this needs to stop! Don’t get me wrong this isn’t an Eco-warrior protest, it is just me saying we don’t need …
Ten of the Funniest Images of Sheep You Will Ever See
I will never forget the 19th of August 2001. Because on that dreadful day while at a local  “City Zoo” I was in a field full of sheep (that I was feeding with a bag of seeds or whatever they gave me) when one decided it would be funny to “head butt” me over a fence, snagging my trousers on the way over …