When the weather is miserable, human kindness tends to be the first casualty after your morning paper and any suede in the area. Thankfully, The Blarney Crone ran into a couple of local Good Samaritans who defied that cosmic rule.
Even though the result can’t ever approximate the original, displaced Gulf Coast babies always appreciate the effort a lot of DC folks make to recreate Mardi Gras in our fair metro area. Mistopia shares the story of a good-hearted office celebration of Fat Tuesday.
Purchasing appliances is a milestone within and of itself, but sometimes the act signifies much more than that. At I Wanna Sing Like Sarah “Sassy” Vaughan, SLS reflects on the changes her particular appliances bring.
For those who don’t know, a mastiff is a big, big dog. The size is no deterrent to Lemon Gloria; she went into this with an open mind. But she may not have considered one not-so-small side effect of owning a big, big dog…
OK, this one has it all: something to do on a rainy day, a killer recipe, and many, many pretty pictures of food. I am in LOVE. (And also hungry.) I give you the Bacon and Spinach Tart, courtesy of Mango & Tomato.
Everyone has that one teenage story that still conjures up a cringe when the memory is triggered. Parenting By Dummies shares a doozy of a teenage awkward story, featuring a soundtrack by the vaunted and inimitable Kris Kross. Yeah, Gen X-ers; you know you love it.
And finally, adventures in daytime television advertising with Yeah… I Said It. Who knew there were so many interesting characters trying to improve your life between segments of Judge Judy?