When Do Writers Read?

I started reading Sycamore Row by John Grisham in March. I’m still only 1/2 way done. (And it’s a good book!). My writer friends are always posting about books they are reading, and I am thinking when do you have time to read?!? I do make attempts to read but they always go south. If…

3 Things I Learned This Week

There is a store that I never knew existed. I drove past and was…intrigued by their sign ~ “Hair Salon and Videos” Sometimes a cat will sneak into your garage, be prepared I was informed that one needs a wheelchair license to self-propel themselves in their wheelchair. Or at least that was what I was…

How to Tell When Your Dog Runs Your Life

On the counter next to your salt and pepper shaker… is the peanut butter jar. You make decisions on going out or having people over based on your dog’s schedule. You only do yard work to please the dog. The dog is fed meals before you even start cooking your own. ***This is the last…

3 Things I Learned This Week

Cookie dough wrapper desperately (“PLEASE”) warns ladies (come on we know it) not to eat raw cookie dough. Only in Arizona do the electric freeway signs warn drivers “STORM, WET ROADS, DRIVE CAREFUL” (Just in case we were not aware of what was falling from the sky). The best idea yet, to make sure my…

Holiday Ads

I received a stack of black Friday and other Christmas ads that clearly needed my opinion. I’m guessing the California candle smells like a beach, but the New York candle…are we talking about downtown city smell or upstate smell? I don’t know any pet that actually keeps these on for more than 0.007 seconds. I…

Thanksgiving

This year will be my very first attempt at cooking THE BIRD. I have made the traditional side dishes for many years, but never THE BIRD. And because I am 110% against shopping of any kind on Thanksgiving (gas stations, grocery stores, malls, etc) I have three options. 1. Double, triple check to make sure…

3 Things I Learned This Week

MELROSE PLACE – The famous address shown at the opening of every episode, 4616 Melrose Place, doesn’t exist. (I know, I checked internet maps, doesn’t even look remotely close to the apartment building…after all these years I was curious…what can I say). People will move your lunch from the un-sticky shelf #3 to sticky shelf…

Duck Dynasty meets Deadliest Catch

I was skimming through Netflix when I came across a show called Ragin’ Cajuns. For those of you not versed in Louuuuuzzzeeeanna speak you will have to read the captions under them when available. For Duck Dynasty fans….well you should be able to understand their language and appreciate their fancy dress code. For Deadliest Catch…

Why Books Are Better Than TV/Movies

Books don’t have commercials or ads Books don’t have actors/actresses you can’t stand to watch Books allow you to use your imagination Books don’t make you wait until next weeks episode, just keep reading

Round One: Favorite New Fall TV Shows

While I know someĀ  of you have yet to get to your TV shows on your DVR…let me help you out. Top two best new shows: The Goldbergs and Brooklyn Nine-Nine. (Of course this is just my opinion) The Goldbergs is probably only funny to those who grew up in the 80’s. It’s a more…

3 Things I Learned This Week

1. UFC fights are really just men attempting to get a hug in without the other fighting them off. 2. My dog makes a great magazine holder. 3. Over time one does forget the storyline(s) of Melrose Place, so watching it again is like a new experience.

3 Things I Learned This Week

1. When making homemade chicken nuggets and one does not have bread crumbs, smashed up Triscuits work well. 2. My Garmin has no idea I’m a pale white chick and it’s 110 outside, so no I would NOT like to walk (rather than drive) to my next nearby destination. 3. After factory resting your cellphone,…