2. Knocking a packet of biscuits out of the cupboard, the high-above-the-work surface cupboard, is not necessarily a good thing for the biscuits.
3. It's a good idea to put the heating back on before you get so cold you can't feel your fingers.
Oh, yes, sharpiesgal and toby_white_wolf, the carrots seem to be helping; I don't know what's in them, but . . .