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Sharron

Sharron Report 15 May 2013 08:53

Have you got your raddle on as well Errol?

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 15 May 2013 08:47

One sheep looks much like another to me. But if I see one today covered in yogurt and olive oil wearing latex gloves on hooves, I will give you a wave, Errol :-D :-D

Sharron

Sharron Report 15 May 2013 08:46

I bet you will never know if any of these remedies work because you are not going to dab a bit of chilli THERE just to find out are you?

 Sue In Yorkshire.

Sue In Yorkshire. Report 15 May 2013 08:43

Sorry for LOL :-D :-D :-D :-D

You should have some latex gloves handy to put on your hooves... :-) :-)

Sharron

Sharron Report 15 May 2013 07:56

If you find chillies too hot on your tongue a bit of yogurt is very soothing.

I have not heard of it working elsewhere but it could be worth a try.

My neighbour has a lot of back trouble and her husband often has to apply embrocation to her back at night. He now knows to wash his hands afterwards too!

LadyScozz

LadyScozz Report 15 May 2013 07:13

A song by Jerry Lee Lewis comes to mind....... (I edited that, cos I had the wrong name lol)

Poor you Errol!

I have a big box of thin rubber gloves, always use them when handling things that are hot & spicy, or sloppy (like fish cakes).

WHY do we get an itchy nose when handling things like this? Murphy's law?

:-D

Olive oil? yikes!!! Try milk.

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 15 May 2013 01:20

About 20 years ago I used a cream for arthritic hip joints and lower back that was supposed to be almost a miracle worker


It worked by deadening the nerve endings so pain signals were not sent to the brain.


The active ingredient was capsaicin ................... which is in all peppers.

It worked OK, no problem


UNTIL you sat in a hot bath or went under a hot shower


THEN ................................. watch out!!!!


Burning like you wouldn't believe!!



I think it is still on the market ..........but I haven't used it for many a year :-D

SylviaInCanada

SylviaInCanada Report 15 May 2013 01:15

well, the treatment for when you rub your eye(s) with chilli jice on them is ................................


......................... rinse well under lots of running cold water


:-D :-D

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 14 May 2013 23:16

Very very well indeed thank you

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 14 May 2013 23:12

you do find me well thank you - trust you are doing OK?

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 14 May 2013 23:03

thank you for your valuable input lol

PS hope I find you well

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 14 May 2013 23:00

um - er - well - er um - maybe not ;-)

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 14 May 2013 22:59

if you have an alternative remedy AnnCardiff, it would be gratefully received

AnnCardiff

AnnCardiff Report 14 May 2013 22:56

I wouldn't put olive oil on it, regardless of Popeye - cos it might sizzle - I know it's supposed to be barbecue time but............................

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 14 May 2013 22:54

are you a dove Mersey?

Mersey

Mersey Report 14 May 2013 22:37

~~~ Ann cooooooeeeeee <3

**Ann**

**Ann** Report 14 May 2013 22:31

Hello Ms purple pointed hat :-D

Calm down Errol....we can see you are a sheep! :-D

Mersey

Mersey Report 14 May 2013 22:15

To be honest I cannot stop laughing !!! :-D :-D :-D

JustJohn

JustJohn Report 14 May 2013 22:13

If this is a sympathy thread, I am very sympathetic Errol.

Have never done that, but I often rub my eyes forgetting I have been chopping chillies. Not quite the yowl you must have made, but it really hurts and you can't see for ages. :-)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7IjgZGhHrYY

eRRolSheep

eRRolSheep Report 14 May 2013 22:12

think? THINK!!??

I know I am - just look at my picture!

Carol Paine - she would but Popeye may have a thing or two to say