Category: The Pop Culture

Ten Books In Ten Minutes

Congratulations to me, I was the last person on earth to be tagged in the Facebook Book Meme! (Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Holidays to me. I’m an equal opportunity celebrator around here.) Now, I’m not one to typically play Facebook memes. You won’t catch me going to some random…

Raise Your Voice For Women Who Raise Theirs {Sponsored}

I’ll be honest for a moment. I don’t really know much about Avril Lavigne. I mean, fine, I do know one thing. I know that she sings a song called Sk8tr Boi that I know very few of the correct lyrics to, because I have written my own version that…

The Face Of A Show Quitter

I have been watching the last few episodes of Breaking Bad hiding mostly underneath a giant comforter shouting expletives and “OH MY HEAVENLY DAYS”-esque reactions at my television. Vince Gilligan has been knocking the back eight of this season out of the park. Seriously. Most shows tend to lose a…

Where We REALLY Learned The Cup Trick: An ’80s Education

I received an invite to attend a Dora the Explorer Meet ‘N Greet and I sat in front of my computer screen and cried happy, happy tears because there are no more humans living in my house who want to watch Dora the Explorer. Or even watch the admittedly much…

Kids Cook Off On The Food Network; Kids Take Over This Blog

My kids’ daddy is a part-time chef. He’s a full time computer guy with a Chandler Bing-type job—no one has any clue what he actually does, but in his off hours he is experimenting with food and addicted to the Food Network and doing foodie guests spots on local Toronto…

Important Things: Showtunes and Birthday Cake

Yesterday I turned 35. My kids think it’s a BIG birthday, but, alas, the big one will actually be arriving 5 years from yesterday. Truthfully, though, the thought of 35 would have sounded so incredibly old to my 16-year-old self, but at 35 I feel, well, young. And pretty damn…

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