Feature Film Friday: My Big Fat Greek Wedding (2002)

As a writer I always get a kick out of films that start with narration, because much like the first lines of a novel they instantly let the reader know if this is a book worth reading. And the first time I heard the opening lines, delivered flawlessly by actress/writer Nia Vardalos, I knew that … Continue reading

Scooby Doo & Rembrandt Too

I’ve been a New Yorker all my life, and in my lifetime I’ve been to the Met (or Metropolitan Museum of Art) at least 18 times. However, despite my repetitive visits the museum has never failed to surprise me with something new to see. Just recently, I made another visit to the museum with my … Continue reading

Putting It To The Test- Wet n Wild Megalash Serum

Cosmetics is a billion dollar industry, and honey there is a LOT of money to be made off of women who are looking to alter/maintain/enhance/create/highlight their looks. As companies jostle for our dollars, they sometimes aren’t completely honest with what they claim their products do. That’s why I always look at reviews of products before … Continue reading

Spring Has Sprung! Birdy’s Strawberry Rhubarb Pie Recipe

I love spring- who doesn’t? Not only is the weather great, but so is the food. Like most family’s, mine has a tradition of spring barbequing, picnicking, and park-going. But one tradition that holds a special place in my heart is spring pie-baking. Me and my older sister learned pie-making at the elbow of my … Continue reading

Feature Film Friday: Thor (2011)

Every girl wishes that her guy was a built-like-a-rock, hot, Australian, fallen god of thunder. Unfortunately, that make of man is out of stock. So, if you can’t have him you might as well spend 114 minutes eating popcorn watching Chris Hemsworth play him. Based off of the Marvel comic, Hemsworth plays Thor Odinson- who, … Continue reading

Procrastination Station- Part 1

I’ve got loads to do- as usual. Papers to write, food to cook, things to organize, you name it and it’s on my to-do list. However, I have a problem with procrastination (as usual), and with the internet being chock-full of things that are seemingly designed to entertainingly waste time I thought I’d  share some … Continue reading

Love That Box! My “Love With Food” Box Review

I just received a new box! For more on what kind of box I’m talking about, check out this post here, then come back and continue reading! And this time it wasn’t a beauty box or a nail polish subscription box- this time I loaded up on food! Do you think all these exclamation marks … Continue reading

A Few of My Favorite Things Giveaway With Sidetracked Mom & Co. 4/7-4/15

In celebration of her birthday, I have joined Sidetracked Mom and several other amazing bloggers to bring YOU a birthday surprise! Together, we’ve purchased “a few of our favorite things” and are passing them along to you as a THANK YOU for visiting and interacting with us on our blogs, Facebook, Twitter, etc.We really appreciate … Continue reading

The Hit List: 9 Beauty Products You Should Be Using

Four of the products on my “list”this week come from Kiehls, which I’m really excited about because I received them as a gift from a really close friend and I didn’t have the opportunity to try them until just recently and I cannot say enough about them- but I’ll try ;) 1) The first two … Continue reading

My Very Important Giveaway! Pure Fun! Ends 4/20

So I’m always on the look out for great products to write about or giveaway on my blog. If I’ve tried it and I love it, then I’m gonna share it (or try to at least)! And this week I stumbled across the cutest item that I’ve seen in a while: a pair of Very … Continue reading