1.) Want to impress your date? Order up the Ruby Rose cocktail at the White Barn Inn in Kennebunk, Maine. The secret drink ingredient: a 4-carat ruby. The idea was a guest's joke, but the White Barn Inn decided to take it seriously in honor of its 40th year in business—the ruby anniversary. The drink's less expensive ingredients include Hanger One Vodka, St. Germain Elderflower, grapefruit and pomegranate juices, and rosewater. The cost of the drink? $40,000. The maitre d' believes the restaurant can sell two of the drinks, saying "the dollar amount is not the issue. It's the experience."
2.) If you’d like to improve your memory and sleep better, try listening to pink. Not “Blow Me One Last Kiss” Pink, but pink noise. German researchers subjected test participants to pink noise tuned to their brain waves, right before entering deep sleep. Those exposed to the tuned sounds exhibited longer periods of slow wave deep sleep. Not only were participants better off in the deep sleep department, but they were able to retain memory of words they were exposed to before entering sleep.
3.) Have you heard of the Hoopnotica hula hoop? If not, you soon will. Kelly Osbourne has dropped 70 pounds and she claims it was a Hoopnotica hula hoop that help her shed the weight. The daughter of Sharon and Ozzy Osbourne say she uses her Hoonotica hula hoop every day and its made her arms stronger, and her waist has gone down 2 inches. The hula hoop is price at $55 dollars on Amazon.com.