Rachel Swaby

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Rachel Swaby

There Is A Right And A Wrong Way To Use A Beach Towel

There Is A Right And A Wrong Way To Use A Beach Towel

You think your beach towel is just some colourful barrier between your arse and the sand? Wrong. That water-wicking blanket is actually an intricately designed instrument, fine-tuned to provide you with the best possible poolside experience. And here’s the thing: It’s entirely possible that you’ve been using it wrong all…

Why Toilets Are Still Made Of Porcelain

Why Toilets Are Still Made Of Porcelain

We’ve been sitting on the same kind of crapper for centuries. Sure, the plumbing has gotten more tucked away and seats are now fashioned out of all sorts of materials and styles (including plush vinyl embroidered with cats), but as far as the toilets themselves go, hundreds of years after…