The art and zen of teeth massage

Now, another important daily ritual that is often misunderstood is brushing teeth. To be fair, the name of this activity is itself misleading. I mean, what is brushing? You take a brush and run it along something, right? I brushed my teeth diligently twice a day for as long as I can remember. Still, when I went to the dentist, my teeth were not alright. […]

Everyone stay calm! I’ve done this before…

Today’s topic is simple and familiar. We are going to talk about washing hands – the very fundamental skill we learn in our early childhood from our parents. We all know how to do this, so let’s just get it over with. Ok, so it takes about one minute to wash your hands properly… What? It doesn’t? Well, it looks like someone needs a refresher […]

Do frogs use soap?

When I travel, I carry a small bottle of hand sanitizer. By travel I mean proper travel, way past the luggage check in counter and passport control at my local international airport. Got to keep those hands microbe free, right? Of course, I do not use hand sanitizer in my day to day life – I use soap and water instead. Once I had to […]