5 Things: Euro Eclipse Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or at least have some fun plans for the weekend. Also, hopefully, my US friends, you will have some combination of a barbecue and pleasant company to look forward to. While social distancing, of course. Don\’t forget the sunscreen and plenty of water… it\’s going toContinue reading “5 Things: Euro Eclipse Edition”

5 Things: Total Eclipse of the Dessert Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or at least managed to find a video on Tik Tok that made you laugh out loud. Like belly laugh out loud! At this point, I guess I should mention here that I\’ve only used Tik Tok twice and failed to find such a video. WhichContinue reading “5 Things: Total Eclipse of the Dessert Edition”

5 Things: Dad Wall Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week. Let this serve as your last-minute reminder that Father\’s Day is Sunday here in the US. There\’s still time to spoil your dad or the fatherly guy in your life. Well, even if you absolutely spaced the whole Father\’s Day thing, no one can blame you.Continue reading “5 Things: Dad Wall Edition”

5 Things: Cabin Fever Week 8

Happy Friday! A very Happy Mother\’s Day to all you mothers and motherly people out there! Let this serve as your reminder that you can still plan something special for your mother even if that means a drive-by or ordering a flower delivery. Plan that now before you forget!Well, even if the COVID-19 quarantine timeContinue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Week 8”

5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 6

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the healthcare workers who received a little help from a clever 12-year-old and his 3D printer. It\’s just the little touch of relief in a chaotic situation that means the world to someone. I sincerely hope that you had a moment like that this week…Continue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 6”

Movie Monday: I just blew in from the Windy City…

Happy Monday! Our April birthday-girl Doris Day was quite the songstress and so it only seemed fitting to share one of her best musicals: Calamity Jane. The Plot: As with the real Calamity Jane, Day\’s character is an obnoxious \”tomboy\” who likes to exaggerate her escapades. Likely, this is where the similarities end. The story highlightsContinue reading “Movie Monday: I just blew in from the Windy City…”

5 Things: Cabin Fever Week 5

Happy Friday! Or is it Thursday, Sunday, or Tuesday? Yes, all the days are definitely melding together. Not that your introverted friend is complaining, of course. Working from home has been a particular blessing during allergy season! Well, regardless of your thoughts on isolation, hopefully, you all had a great week! Now, it\’s time toContinue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Week 5”

Movie Monday: The Girls From Upper Sandusky

Happy Monday! April continues with Doris Day and I couldn\’t wait to share my absolute favorite of her films: That Touch of Mink! Cary Grant, Gig Young, Audrey Meadows, and John Astin make this gem a real comedic treat from 1962. This film is what I think of anytime someone mentions Sandusky, Ohio or Asbury Park.  ThatContinue reading “Movie Monday: The Girls From Upper Sandusky”

5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 4

Happy Friday, a blessed Good Friday (Happy Easter!) to you and Chag Sameach! Hope you all had a great week and managed to stay healthy. May you have all the ingredients you need for a nice Easter lunch and enough to keep you busy. It\’s been a few weeks, huh? With all this craziness, IContinue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 4”