5 Things: Dance Ablaze Edition

  Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or at least recognized (for my American friends, anyway) that it\’s Labor Day weekend with a bonus Monday off to sleep in or reminisce over those weekends that you complained about soccer practices and morning wedding ceremonies.  Well, even if you do not get toContinue reading “5 Things: Dance Ablaze 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 3

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or at the very least managed to locate the much sought after carton of eggs (Why take all the eggs, guys? Why??) and sill-scarce TP that you needed. Sigh. I sincerely hope that everyone can just cool their jets soon. Well, we\’ve made it through weekContinue reading “5 Things: Cabin Fever Edition Week 3”

5 Things: GOATs, Gaines, and Galaxies Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the people of Socorro County, New Mexico who have a new (honorary deputy) sheriff in town. As it happens, The Hulk may also have brought the snow with him. (I\’m kidding, of course!) Well, even if Bruce Banner isn\’t going to fight crime in your cityContinue reading “5 Things: GOATs, Gaines, and Galaxies Edition”

5 Things: The Whole Crown Enchilada

Happy first Friday of 2020! Hope you all had a lovely Christmas and New Year with some much-deserved rest. It was a nice, quiet Christmas for the Romano clan with no illness this year (Praise God!). As an added bonus, Mum and Babbo made manicotti and meatballs from scratch. Holy Cow! It\’s good to beContinue reading “5 Things: The Whole Crown Enchilada”

5 Things: Yellow Mensa Tree Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week sort of like the employees in Idaho who just found out that, regardless of their position, the minimum salary would be $70K. That\’s a lot of spuds! Given that the cost of living in Seattle (where the company\’s HQ is located) is much higher, I\’m sureContinue reading “5 Things: Yellow Mensa Tree Edition”

5 Things: Galloping Kung Fu Diagnosis Edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a wonderful week like the children\’s hospital that benefited from one generous seventh grader\’s county fair winnings. What an impact he is having on the lives of children… his parents must be so proud! Well, even if you didn\’t win a county fair or benefit from someone\’s selfless generosity,Continue reading “5 Things: Galloping Kung Fu Diagnosis Edition”

5 Things: Beary excessive dance moves edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week kind of like Terry Bradshaw who got to take off that darn deer mask… I just imagine it being hot and annoying for hours of filming! Sort of like the office when the chronically coldest person in the room bumps up the thermostat. Again. But, hey, it\’sContinue reading “5 Things: Beary excessive dance moves edition”

5 Things: Telly time machine edition

Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week or at least enjoyed National Pie Day. (I did… cherry… yum!) Even if you didn\’t enjoy the pie (or are admirably sticking to your resolution for the new year) I hope you\’ll enjoy what I dug up this week. It has required watching a bit ofContinue reading “5 Things: Telly time machine edition”

5 Things: Bullitt on the Orient Express edition

Happy Friday and Happy Birthday, Babbo! Hope you all had a great week and managed to set some time aside to spend some quality time with your family. Maybe a nice cookout for Memorial Day? Or watching The Dick Van Dyke Show on Netflix? (True story!) Well, whatever the case, I did rustle up someContinue reading “5 Things: Bullitt on the Orient Express edition”