The Best Lip Sync Battle Performances

So when I heard that the skit from Jimmy Fallon’s show was becoming a T.V. show in it’s own right, I thought that was insane.  Who wants to watch thirty minutes of people PRETENDING to sing?  As funny as it was for a few minutes occasionally, I figured a whole series was too much.  Lip… Continue reading The Best Lip Sync Battle Performances

Serve It Up: Strawberry Summer Salad

I love to eat salads in the summer.  It’s cool, refreshing, and easy to throw together.  I can take them to work, I can prepare them in advance, and I can vary what I put in them.  Here’s what I put in one of my favorites.   Summer Strawberry Salad Mixed greens (romaine, kale, spinach,… Continue reading Serve It Up: Strawberry Summer Salad

Staying Organized At Work

So my full-time job is kind of a catch-all, task wise.  I support multiple managers, I bat paperwork cleanup, I fill in for the receptionist, I handle unhappy customers…at any given point, I’m juggling several balls in the air.  So to keep up, I’ve had to stay organized, and it’s working so well, that everyone… Continue reading Staying Organized At Work

The Best Dog Training Technique I’ve Ever Seen

So I’ve talked about my puppies before.  I saved them from Death Row at the pound and took them home and I love them.  But for the first two years of their lives (and intermittently longer), they were bad boys.  They were wild, they were loud, they bounced around the house, they were bad on… Continue reading The Best Dog Training Technique I’ve Ever Seen

The Best Summer Cocktails

So I don’t know about you, but I like to occasionally relax after work or on the weekends with a cocktail.  Only problem – I’m really weird about alcohol.  I don’t like the taste of it all that much, and sometimes I’m just not in the mood for beer or wine.  So I’m going to… Continue reading The Best Summer Cocktails

My 5 Favorite Places to Blow My Paycheck

Photo credit: colorblindPICASO via Foter.com / CC BY-NC I’m a bit of a clothes horse. I like playing with fashion, even though getting too adventurous with what I’m actually wearing scares me.  Lately I’ve been trying to step out of the box more, but doing so on a budget is not easy.  Here’s some of… Continue reading My 5 Favorite Places to Blow My Paycheck