Eat ice cubes to lose weight

By rickColosimo / January 21, 2009 /

This article on the caloric math behind drinking ice water to lose weight reminded me of something I wrote a number of years ago. My friend John was at Comedy Central doing on-air promos at the time, and they were running a contest for “Absolutely Fabulous,” looking for story ideas. The idea I submitted was…

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Social network badges & opportunities

By rickColosimo / December 11, 2008 /

The title of this post links to the page pinged by a Facebook badge I just created. I’m considering adding these to our contact pages ( and Are these useful to anyone? I’m not sure — I think it depends greatly on whether you have a social networking strategy (even if that strategy is…

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Refrigerator storage & planning

By rickColosimo / April 28, 2008 /

I like the Unclutterer blog because it’s short and to the point, reducing clutter in its posts as well as your life. This article describes the author’s approach to removing food clutter, in the form of things he’s decided not to eat that still live in his pantry. I have a different problem: we’re forever…

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