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#1 imamumto3

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:39 AM

mil was telling me about a slice she had made for a bring a plate function.  she left it on the bench over night covered in cling wrap.  the next morning she found the slice had been nibbled at and mice droppings on the bench top.  she was disappointed because it meant she had to cut off 4 pieces of the slice.   sick.gif

she was disgusted when dh said I would have thrown the whole thing out and made a new one

#2 Poss and Soss

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:40 AM

I would have turfed it.

#3 Bob-the-skull

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:40 AM

the mice had eaten through the glad wrap?

i have to say i would have ditched the entire thing.

#4 EsmeLennox

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:42 AM

Straight in the bin.

#5 Owl_Little_Girls

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:42 AM

sick.gif I would have tossed it and then set some baits/traps etc.

Ewww - I def would not serve it to another person!

#6 Duck-o-lah

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:43 AM


I found some stuff in our shed that had mouse dropings, with the droppings usually came puddles. Mouse pee slice  sick.gif

#7 ComradeBob

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:43 AM

Tossed it, baited and made sure the entire kitchen was cleaned thoroughly so that they couldn't find another crumb to entice them into setting up shop.

#8 ~Mintie~

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:46 AM

Straight in the bin! Yuck

#9 PattiODoors

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:49 AM

Yuk. In the bin.

#10 Squeekums Da Feral

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:51 AM

Bye mint slice
Hello traps and bait

#11 Kreme

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:52 AM


#12 PatG

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:54 AM

It would depend - if it was clearly nibbled through the cling wrap in one place and the rest still securely covered then the mouse couldn't have touched the rest and so I'd be ok with keeping the rest.  If it was loosely covered and there was no way of knowing if the mouse had wandered all over it - bin.

#13 Therese

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:56 AM

Ewwww. In the bin right away.

#14 Ferelsmegz

Posted 31 December 2012 - 09:59 AM


#15 SUSIE25

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:39 AM

Wonder if she would have eaten it had a waiter told her the same thing just before serving a piece
at a restaurant?   sick.gif

"sorry mam, we have mice and they seemed to have walked over your dessert. Never mind they
wiped their feet on the mat before they did"  wink.gif

#16 vanessa71

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:43 AM

Yuck! I would have binned it, then moved out until mice were gone.

#17 wiggles

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:44 AM

I wouldn't eat it either. Straight in the bin.

#18 wiggles

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:45 AM

Sorry DP.

Edited by wiggles, 31 December 2012 - 10:46 AM.

#19 Camizebra

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:47 AM

In the bin!

#20 CallMeFeral

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:49 AM

QUOTE (PatG @ 31/12/2012, 10:54 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
It would depend - if it was clearly nibbled through the cling wrap in one place and the rest still securely covered then the mouse couldn't have touched the rest and so I'd be ok with keeping the rest.  If it was loosely covered and there was no way of knowing if the mouse had wandered all over it - bin.


#21 casime

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:50 AM


And I would probably not ever touch another thing she prepares if that is her attitude.

#22 Aruneh

Posted 31 December 2012 - 10:51 AM

In the bin! This post also puts me off eating anything at bring a plate type functions.

#23 ubermum

Posted 31 December 2012 - 11:11 AM

That would mark the end of me eating any food prepared by her.

#24 JBH

Posted 31 December 2012 - 11:16 AM

In the bin. And consider moving house. Certainly the cat would be admonished. And in the extremely unlikely event I decided it could be eaten, I'd keep quiet about it.

#25 ///

Posted 31 December 2012 - 11:21 AM

QUOTE (casime @ 31/12/2012, 11:50 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>

And I would probably not ever touch another thing she prepares if that is her attitude.

This - nor feed it to my children.

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