This toilet paper calculator lets you know how long your bathroom stash will last

Unprecedented times call for unprecedented measures, and that’s precisely how we as a society end up with something like How Much Toilet Paper?!, a new website that calculates the dwindling amount of our most prized bathroom supply.

It’s a relatively simple tool: you put in the number of rolls you have left and the number of toilet visits you estimate you take per day, and it spits out a nice whole number at the top of the screen. So 10 rolls left at three visits per day (the default for the website when you visit it for the first time) equates to 53 days. That’s plenty of toilet paper, you’d think.

But there are advanced options for taking into account more granular metrics, like the number of people in the household and number of sheets on the roll of whatever brand of toilet paper you have. The result is a

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Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto

People aren’t overcome by situations or outside forces; defeat invades from within.

I didn’t like this book. It comprises a novella (Kitchen) and short story (Moonlight Shadow), but I’m not sure how much is the book’s fault, and how much can be attributed to being set in an unfamiliar culture (Japanese teens/twenties), possibly bad translation, and that although the atmosphere is contemporary, it was actually written and set nearly 30 years ago.

I was expecting lyrical language, and quirky insights into Japanese attitudes to death and LGBTQ issues. I was sadly disappointed, but kept going because it was short and because I gave up part way through my previous book (something I rarely do).

Language: Teens and Translation

The weaknesses here made me sad. Both stories are narrated by a (different) young woman. The language is often simple, but rather than the spare beauty I vaguely associate with

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Deep-Clean Your Bathroom in 7 Steps

What to do: Start by pouring a cup of baking soda into the bowl. Let sit for a few minutes; brush and flush. Still seeing spots? A damp pumice stone is abrasive enough to remove stains caused by mineral deposits and lime scale but gentle enough not to damage surfaces (try US Pumice Scouring Stick; $23 for 12, amazon.com). Then tackle the toilet brush itself, which you should be cleaning after every use. Here’s how: Secure the brush handle between the already-cleaned seat and the basin so that it hovers over the bowl; pour bleach over the bristles. Let stand for a few minutes, then douse with a pitcher of clean water. Next, fill the brush canister with warm, soapy water and let sit; dump the dirty water into the toilet. In cases of extreme grime buildup (or acute toilet-crevice trepidation), you might want to invest in a small, light-duty

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Kitchen design ideas, inspiration & pictures

What elements should I consider for designing my kitchen?

There are a lot of factors that you need to consider when you plan to design a new kitchen or remodel it. A kitchen is often the hub of the home, so it is very important to get it right, otherwise, it is heartbreaking. Kitchen remodelling needs more thought than picking a few colours and materials. There are many factors that you need to consider such as

Your Budget:  You need to decide on a maximum budget for the project and choose crucial elements such as flooring, kitchen cabinets and countertops before you select anything else. If you need to keep costs down, perhaps you can retain the current kitchen layout and replace the cabinet doors, fixtures and fittings. You also need to plan whether you’ll do the work yourself or need to hire an interior designer who can help you

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8 Weekend DIY Projects to Make Your Bathroom Look More Expensive

Let’s be honest: Few things are quite as impressive as a gorgeously remodeled bathroom, which can make even the dingiest homes or tiniest of tiny apartments feel like penthouse suites.

But not all of us have the time or money for a remodel—and so we’re stuck with our sad albeit functional loo. Guess what, though? You don’t need the budget of a celebrity to have an A-list bathroom. In fact, you can make yours look more expensive in as little as two days’ time—without emptying your wallet.

Check out these DIY projects you can tackle to increase the “wow” factor of your bathroom.

1. Focus on fixtures

“One of the simplest and most cost-effective fixes for outdated bathrooms is to put a focus on your fixtures—as in, plumbing and lighting,” says designer Leah Tuttleman of Re-Bath. “Think chandelier, vintage door and cabinet handles, modern sink design, or a flashy new

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The Kitchen (2019) – Rotten Tomatoes

Aug 10, 2019

I CAN’T STAND THE HEAT – My Review of THE KITCHEN (1 1/2 Stars)

Anybody can call themselves a film director. You yell “Action”, shoot one actor over the shoulder of another, reverse it, and yell “Cut”, right? It seems so easy. By that measure, Andrea Berloff is a director. By all other standards, she has no business behind the camera, proving it with her dismal directorial debut, The Kitchen. Fresh off an Oscar nomination for co-writing Straight Outta Compton, she has adapted a DC comic book series and has turned it into easily one of the worst films of 2019. This proves that just because you can direct a movie, doesn’t mean you should. Ask Phylidda “Mamma Mia” Lloyd.

It all sounded promising enough. Melissa McCarthy, Tiffany Haddish and Elisabeth Moss as Farrah-haired, New York City 70s gangster wives who take over their for their jailed

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Smart storage ideas for your tiny bathroom


No matter how big your apartment is, the bathroom is still small. We don’t know who designs bathrooms for apartments, but they never feel big enough to function inside of. If you want a place to keep cleaning supplies, toilet paper, towels, and other bathroom essentials, there is certainly not enough room in a small bathroom. Thankfully, you can get creative in a tiny space when you find resourceful storage options.

We’ve already rounded up some great budget options for over-the-toilet bathroom storage. You can sort through ten different options that are between $20 and $90. If you’re looking for additional tiny bathroom storage options, we’ve got more for you.



Syntus Carousel Spinning Organizer, $18.99 Photo: Amazon


Do you not have one of those convenient medicine cabinets above your sink? They might not be pretty, but they are a great place to store pills, makeup, and skin care and grooming

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definition of exterior by The Free Dictionary

A fine exterior is what people look at now-a-days.”
Happily these interior problems are not infrequently resolved by quite exterior forces.
Here I may make a remark,–I am not accustomed to attach an exaggerated importance to exterior signs left in the track of a crime.
Verily ye deceive, ye “contemplative ones!” Even Zarathustra was once the dupe of your godlike exterior; he did not divine the serpent’s coil with which it was stuffed.
With a brief sketch, therefore, of the circumstances amid which the foundation of the house was laid, and a rapid glimpse at its quaint exterior, as it grew black in the prevalent east wind,–pointing, too, here and there, at some spot of more verdant mossiness on its roof and walls,–we shall commence the real action of our tale at an epoch not very remote from the present day.
Besides all the other phenomena which the
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Kitchen & Dining : Target

The key to happiness—a well-stocked kitchen and pantry! Find all the kitchen essentials you want and need for sipping, cooking and dining, whether you’re stocking the kitchen in your home, apartment, dorm or condo. If you’re looking to set up your kitchen or dorm all you need to do is create a checklist of everything you need then head to Target. The core kitchen appliances are a refrigerator, dorm refrigerator, maybe even a wine cooler, a microwave and a Nuwave 6Qt Air Fryer. Starting with the coffee lovers who enjoy a cup or a pot of coffee, find coffee machines and cute coffee mugs. Choose the coffee machine best for you, like an iced coffee maker, Keurig coffee maker, Nespresso coffee machine with Nespresso capsules, Cuisinart coffeemaker, Ninja coffee, or an espresso maker. For the freshest taste, grind your

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Bathroom definition and meaning | Collins English Dictionary

Examples of ‘bathroom’ in a sentence

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After two
months he
proposed in the bathroom at a house
party.

The Sun (2017)

It has two bathrooms and a
roof
terrace.

Times, Sunday Times (2017)

They
leave the
kitchen and bathroom a
mess and it
gets on my
nerves.

The Sun (2016)

If a
trip to the bathroom is
needed, so be it.

Times, Sunday Times (2016)

But don’t
go in the bathroom.

Times, Sunday Times (2017)

The house
sits in
half an
acre of
secluded
land and has
five
bedrooms,
three bathrooms and three
reception areas.

Times, Sunday Times (2017)


Q We have a
leak from the shower in our bathroom down into the kitchen.

Times, Sunday Times (2016)

It
comes with a

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