When I was a kid, LEGOs were these cool plastic bricks that I made into buildings…ok pretty much just houses. I didn’t really have that much imagination when it came to thinking of other things to build. Enter my husband and LEGO Star Wars.
Minnesota, you are forcing my hand. What the heck is up with your roads? I thought the roads in Sacramento were bad. Uh, no. They are fancy and fine. I’ve heard a saying that Midwesterners have…”There’s two seasons here. Winter and road construction.” Really? Have you seen your roads Minnesota? Holy crap. Look at this road….LOOK AT IT! I would… Read more »
Back in the early 2000s, my best friend, Maria and I saw an ad for a Chillow. It sounded like a miracle! Who hasn’t woken up sweating because their body warmed up too much while sleeping? Just me? I’m a hot sleeper. The pillow is always too warm for me. We laughed at the fact that you could buy one… Read more »
Is it a candle given as a prize? No. Prize Candle is an aromatherapy candle with a prize inside it. Remember when you were a kid and prizes came in cereal boxes? This is way better. You burn your soy scented candle until the prize (a ring valued between $5 – $5,000) becomes visible. Snuff out the candle and wait… Read more »
My wedding is almost a month away. I can hardly believe it. You know what else is unbelievable? I found a wedding dress that I love. Also? It cost me less than $50. Seriously. And I bought it online. Now, it’s not a traditional white dress. That’s not my style. I’ve watched those Say Yes to the Dress shows and… Read more »
Ah, white wine. Most people associate it with warmer times of the year, but I enjoy it year round. The good people at Holman Ranch sent me a bottle of their 2012 Estate Grown Sauvignon Blanc. It was crisp and light with a hint of citrus…possibly grapefruit? Previously, I’d tried their 2011 Sauvignon Blanc. This one is just as good…. Read more »
Yes, the Super Bowl was disappointing, but you know what wasn’t? The food. I was given a sample of the new Ortega Fiesta Flats and came up with a very easy hand held delight. Basically, you just take your nacho fixin’s and layer it in this lovely boat shaped corn tortilla shell. The box said they were supposed to lay… Read more »