21 May 2008

Mmmm .... Germolene

When I was a kid, I used to love the smell of Germolene.

It used to come in a round tin, and I would quite often lift the lid for a smell ... I wanted to be able to eat it.
When I was a teenager, Ronald started selling McRoot Beer which, to me, tasted just like the smell of Germolene.

One day, Ronald stopped selling McRoot Beer, probably on the grounds that there were only about 3 of us that liked it.
Imagine my delight when my dentist (yes, her again) recommended this toothpaste
It tastes just like the smell of Germolene! AND it whitens your teeth!

Okay, so how weird am I?


pink-petal-designs said...

lol, i loved the smell of it too.
sarah x

cara lou said...

Haha! I love it! I'm not sure how Germolene smells, but I understand the sentiment. I have the same thing with a certain type of plastic wrap, for example. :D

Jo said...

I have always loved the smell of it too! I was always scraping my knees and elbows as a child so my mom often got that little yellow tin out! I've always loved the smell and taste of bonjela too.

Jackie said...

I adore the smell of Germolene. When I was young my dad used to take me to football matches (Preston!) and I loved it when the players got near the touchline. they had some linament that smelled just like it!
By the way thanks for the blog link. I'll do the same.

PS_Iloveyou said...

I've never heard of germolene but you've peeked my interest.. Where can you get it?

Samantha said...

I love the smell of germolene too - the odd thing is that it makes my mouth water!

Tip Top said...

Root beer........yum yum yum!!! I loved it until Ronald McD stopped selling it - bad person!!!