5 Things: You guys want some soda? Edition

Happy Friday! I hope everyone had a peaceful Christmas with plenty of love and passable reproductions of grandma\’s recipes! Here\’s what I found interesting this week: 1) My favorite thing online this week was the New York Times Dialect Quiz! Being that I come from an Italian-American family from New York, I was really curious toContinue reading “5 Things: You guys want some soda? Edition”

5 Things: Chocolate & Wine Edition (Guest Post)

Marie Torto of Chocolate&Wine is a very cool dancer and blogger who has graciously agreed to share some of her favorites for this week\’s \”5 Things.\”        1. FAT CAT Pinot Noir, California – This Cali red is smooth and full bodied, with a crisp acidity that leaves for taste buds wanting more. It pairs well withContinue reading “5 Things: Chocolate & Wine Edition (Guest Post)”

10 things you probably don\’t know about me

Hello! With all the recent changes around here it seemed like a good time to reintroduce myself. So, Hi! My name is Jenn (AKA \”Jenn-da\”) and it\’s a pleasure to meet you! Here are 10 ten things about me that you may or may not want to know: Yes, that\’s glitter on my face! 1)  Ballet has beenContinue reading “10 things you probably don\’t know about me”

5 Things: Happy Autumn Edition

Hello and Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week and are enjoying some relief from the summer heat. Can you believe Autumn is here? Well, here are some things to celebrate the change of seasons: 1) \”Nuvole Bianche\” by Ludovico Einaudi – This gorgeous piece of music needs no video to create someContinue reading “5 Things: Happy Autumn Edition”

5 Things: Fab Nails And Chocolate Edition

Happy Friday! We made it! Now it\’s time to make some fun weekend plans and check out this week\’s Five Things. Enjoy! 1) A Tango to remember – Every week in the summer I watch So You Think You Can Dance because I write about it here. Well, this week\’s tango was very memorable andContinue reading “5 Things: Fab Nails And Chocolate Edition”

5 Things: 3 M&M\’s and Some Ballet Edition

Happy Friday! Hopefully you all have had a good week and enjoyed some reprieve from the heat. This week\’s \”Five Things\” is a lot of fun in my view so I hope you enjoy them as well. Here we go… 1) Korea National Ballet Levi\’s Commercial – I have been raving about this one all weekContinue reading “5 Things: 3 M&M\’s and Some Ballet Edition”

5 Things: Heat Wave Edition

Happy Friday! Hope everyone had a nice week despite sweltering heat that seems to be the trend this year. Did you see that even Alaska is having a heatwave? Wild! Well, anyway, without further ado, this is Five Things: 1) Woman Hikes Mt. Rainier… in a ballgown – Beautiful photos but I am just notContinue reading “5 Things: Heat Wave Edition”

5 Things: Estoy hablando Espanol! Edition

Happy Friday! I hope you all had a great week and are looking forward to a nice weekend. Okay, well, here goes this week\’s \”Five Things:\” 1) Bedazzled – It\’s been a long time but considering one of my favorite film quotes comes from this movie, I had to dig it out of the vault. Continue reading “5 Things: Estoy hablando Espanol! Edition”

5 Things: End of May Edition

Happy Friday! Can you believe it\’s already the last day of May? Things here have been a little crazy this week because two coworkers were on vacation. Hopefully, most of you are the ones on vacation and not the ones stuck in the office. Well, here goes this week\’s \”Five Things\”: 1) Somewhere Between –Continue reading “5 Things: End of May Edition”

5 Things: Spring Ahead Edition

Happy Friday! Hope everyone had a great week (or at least some fun weekend plans ahead). Also, hope you enjoy what I found interesting this week… 1) Spring Ahead – Don\’t forget that the clocks go an hour forward in the USA this weekend (Sunday, March 10, 2013). This means the later services at church willContinue reading “5 Things: Spring Ahead Edition”