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Kids with autism don’t react to good and bad smells

Children with autism spectrum disorder often have either an exaggerated or a numbed response to sight, sound and touch. This behavior is so common that it’s one of the diagnostic criteria for the disorder. 807 more words


Freshly mowed lawn

I’m mowing the grass again this year.  After some years of outsourcing the care of the lawn to lawn services, I have resumed responsibility for it, much to the chagrin of my neighbor who owns the lawn service that I was using.   363 more words



Your smell, what is it?

I want to capture it and keep it safe with me

So that every time I think of you when you are not around, I will have your smell with me… 138 more words


Damning feedback on Bonny Glen landfill; traffic, noise, smell, and the leachate is far in excess of company claims

I was contacted today with further feedback on the trucking situation in Marton and the Bonny Glen Landfill owned and operated by Midwest Disposals, sold to them a decade or so back by the Rangitikei District Council. 316 more words

Bonny Glen

Placement of garbage bin stinks

Walking home, I saw again the big garbage bin behind the riverfront stage in Festival Plaza, and it’s right by the end of the wheelchair ramp. 100 more words


Our European Colonizers Stank


Filipinos are known to love bathing. We do it as frequently as possible, normally twice a day. Some people I know even go as far as bathing thrice daily during the summer! 466 more words