Let me tell you all about my latest TV obsession. I know, I’ve had a lot over the years. Some were more of an instant attraction that faded out, others have lasted past season 1. I can’t say right now how long this newest obsession will last (given that it’s only aired 2 episodes) but… Continue reading My latest TV obsession
Remember the old saying, “you’ll catch more flies with honey than with vinegar”? It still holds true. Recently I had a not-so-pleasant encounter with someone. They took offense to something I did and rather than calmly ask for what they wanted, they were rude and confrontational. It was a situation where a simple, “please, would… Continue reading Honey vs. vinegar
So I did a little playing on the Internet today and do you know what I discovered? I can’t buy the domain for EITHER of my blogs. That’s right. Now, I’ve known for awhile that streetcake.com was taken (when I started the blog I looked into just buying the domain but of COURSE it was… Continue reading A message to squatters: I hate you. A lot. Get a life
I can’t wink. Is that normal? I mean, yes, I can do the physical action of shutting one eye and keeping the other open, but I can’t really wink. Some people look so cool when they wink. Some people can pull out one of those reassuring winks whenever they want. Or a secretive wink. Or… Continue reading ;)
I’m sure that this is old news by now. I’m sure you’ve all heard about it. But I don’t care. Because when this story topped my local news the other night, well, I was left speechless. Nearly speechless anyway. So if you didn’t click on the link, I’m talking about the 1/4 ton mom from… Continue reading Wonder what NAAFA thinks about this*
This weekend I made the world’s best chocolate chip cookies. I’m not joking, they were completely, unbelievably amazing. And I used the recipe on the back of the bag of chocolate chips. I’ve been baking chocolate chip cookies on my own for years. Each and every time I baked them, I used the recipe on… Continue reading The world’s best chocolate chip cookies, and no, I’m not kidding
There were some benefits to living in NYC, I will admit. But, as with most things, for every upside, there was a down. For example: Ample shopping but no car, causing you to lug every bag with you to every store, and even more difficult, through every store. Have any of you ever tried to… Continue reading Oh, allergies, I forgot about you….