Making Memories while Preserving Precious Moments

As a mom, I wanted to save every art project, every baby ware, and every piece of sporting equipment including the uniforms. After a stern discussion with myself (and 18 months into a pandemic), I finally decided that it was time to streamline my mementos. I had stacks of travel T-shirts, jerseys and school branded…Read More

Baking With Badasses

So.  I did a thing.  Yep, it was impulsive and completely not me.  I mean I’ve taken online courses in the past, so I wasn’t foreign to the concept of virtual learning, but this was totally different.  I decided to take an online baking class. Go ahead, I’ll wait.  My mother laughed too.  Done yet?…Read More

Sleek, Chic and just a little bit Geek

Technology doesn’t have to be ugly. In fact, it can be down right sexy if given the right window dressing. Pop grips, covers, ear candy (buds), and colorful skins become your tech side kicks. I’ve been carrying around personal technology since the days of the pager. Clunky, funky and hard on the eyes, most tech…Read More

Collagen, Schmollagen – An Amino Junky’s Review

A couple of years ago, I got on the Collagen bandwagon. As I approached 50, I could feel my joints and muscles seize up from years of athletic abuse and later life laziness (read cookies, movie bingeing, and weekend warrior wine). It was time to get more proactive about my physical health and wellness. Now,…Read More

Free Your Mind…and let Neo Kiss Your Skin…

As I started closing in on the big 5-0 last year, I wanted to upgrade some of the serums and other supplemental solutions that would help me age gracefully.  Luckily and gratefully, I intuitively started caring for my skin at an early age after, admittedly, spending way too much time in the tanning booth as…Read More

Two Good Men

I have sinned a lot in my life, far more than I would like to admit.  Shamelessly, I have spent money on silly things, elaborate things and impulsive things.  But I think the dumbest thing I’ve ever done was Storage Unit 180.  I could have purchased a new car with the dough I wasted on that…Read More