Virgin America, I Think We’re Going To Break Up

East Coast, are you hunkering down for winter Storm Nemo? Odd thought, why would you name one of the craziest storms about to ravage the East Coast after one of the cutest fishies mankind has ever known? Instead of “Finding Nemo”, this weekend is gonna be more “Surviving Nemo”. I gotta meet the people who … Continue reading

Fall Back Into Healthy

Getting married to Clyde was one of the best things that’s happened in my life. He makes life awesome and loves me. I feel very comfortable being married to him and vice versa. That’s the great part about my life. The not-so-great part was that my previous job was a super stressful environment to work … Continue reading

Going Vegetarian In September

Every year, I stop eating meat for 3 weeks in September.  I lost 3 out of 4 grandparents in September and I miss them a lot.  I dedicate 1 week to each grandparent and I stick to the following rules : No meat for 5 days out of the week.  This includes seafood.  Basically, if … Continue reading

First Steps Into Entrepreneur-dom

Most people dream about starting their own business.  I am one of them.  This year, I finally bit the bullet and talked 3 good friends to come along for the ride. What a ride it’s been so far. From picking our business name (we changed our mind once.   I’m so happy we did), to … Continue reading

Wrong Number

I’ve been living in my current apartment for the better part of two years.  No one has my home phone number.  Hell, I don’t even know what my home phone number is.  The only reason we have one is for : Emergencies.  911 can pinpoint your exact location with landlines, not cell phones. We order a … Continue reading

Mask Review :: My Beauty Diary – Black Pearl Mask

Quick thoughts : 1. Always always always warn the husband I’m going to have one of these things on my face. 2. Pleasantly light floral scent. 3. SUPER serum-y. Plenty of the stuff to rub into neck, décolleté and hands. 4. Absorbs quickly but only after you take off the mask and run the serum … Continue reading

Adventures In Wedding Planning – Say Yes To The Dress

Hey there, LoveBirds!! Finally!!! We can talk about the fun stuff!! Anyone watch the show “Say Yes To The Dress”? I totally did and OBSESSED about Pnina dresses. Sadly, I couldn’t afford to go to NYC and invade their store nor could I afford a Pnina….but I still got to say “yes” to my designer … Continue reading

Adventures In Wedding Planning – What To Serve At Your Wedding

Hey Lovebirds! Still hanging in there? Great! So now that you’ve got the Big Three taken care of, you should figure out what you’re going to serve at the wedding. This includes food and beverages during the cocktail hour and dinner. Soda, water, coffee and tea are usually served during dinner and is included in … Continue reading

Adventures In Wedding Planning – Location Location Location

So now that you’ve got your budget and a date, up next is the Location!!! This kind of goes hand in hand with your caterer since most venues have a specific caterer they use. When shopping for real estate, the old adage is “location, Location, LOCATION”! The same is true for wedding ceremony and reception … Continue reading

Adventures In Wedding Planning – When To Get Married

Now that you’ve done your budget, on to figuring out the all important date! First thing to be aware of – the Wedding Season. This typically runs through the summer months and part of the Fall months. You’re looking at June – October. Since this is wedding season, prices for services and venues tend to … Continue reading