Dinosaurs and Strawberry Pie

As a kid I was fascinated by the construction of Dinny the Dinosaur, a 150-ton building shaped like a larger-than-life-sized Apatosaurus.  It took creator Claude Bell 11 years to build Dinny! Our family’s out-of-town trips weren’t very frequent so I was able to see biannual snapshots of the progress of Dinny’s construction. A second dinosaur, […]

The Bachelor and Yorkshire Pudding

(photo courtesy of Us Magazine) Mr and I are sad sacks… We love The Bachelor/Bachelorette/Bachelor Pad. It’s our Date Night during the week. We settle in for the night with a good meal, wine and high expectations for Bachelor drama, cat fights, tears, back stabbing and reality TV’s version of cage fighting. Good times. No, […]

Gooey Butter Cake and Meet Me in St. Louis

I really wanted to save this piece, take it home and then photograph it with my fancy Canon. But, I couldn’t wait another minute longer before biting into this yummy wonderfulness. So, please excuse the bad pic, office lighting and stapler in the background! Natalie, a colleague of mine at work, is leaving Scottsdale, Arizona […]

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

I came across this blog and just had to share! On Lanky Girl’s blog, The London Perspective, she wrote about an invitation she and other bloggers received to see a screening of Breakfast at Tiffany’s at the Grosvenor Square hotel in London. In addition to champagne and canapes, the guests were treated to these oh-so-cute Tiffany Blue […]

Holy Guacamole! The Bachelor Surprise!

OMG, Sean sent AshLee home last night! I did not see that coming. At all. And judging by the look on AshLee’s face, she wasn’t expecting it either. Andrea Reiher hilariously sums it up in her Zap2It post: “AshLee looks crushed, and then super mad. There is a very dramatic stare-down between her and Sean, […]

Turkish Delight: Candy for the Lips and the Hips

One of my favorite lip combinations is NARS Turkish Delight and M·A·C Angel. Here’s Kim Kardashian wearing this great combo: The soft lips with smoky eyes – so pretty! Makes the overall look sultry but not skanky. So I got to wondering about the name for the NARS lip gloss, “Turkish Delight… why such an […]