Prepared for anything

Prepared for anything

    Hello party people, I’m both wired and tired today from sleeping to little and drinking too much coffee. Blergh.  Anyway it’s time to play a fun game I like to call “how many things can I stuff in my bag to prepare for any emergency?”.  Like most women (I think) I am always … Continue reading

Princess of Mars and the Otherworld Theater

Princess of Mars and the Otherworld Theater

  Chicago folks, Like theater?  Like science fiction? Then I have the play for you!  This past weekend I took my family to see the Otherworld Theater’s production of the “A Princess of Mars” based on the Edgar Rice Burroughs book from 1912.  The story involves a confederate soldier aka John Carter, Martians, a princess, a fight … Continue reading

Mastering the smoky eye for clueless folk

Mastering the smoky eye for clueless folk

I’m not clueless about makeup, but the smoky eye has never been my favorite look on me.  Smoky eyes and eyeglasses just don’t really go together.  But lots of people like a smoky eye.  So, if you don’t wear glasses then I have a few tips for you to help you master the look.  Shadow sticks!!!! … Continue reading

Lip Service

Lip Service

      I’ve been meaning to write a post about lip balms and lip scrubs for AGES.    I hate it when my lips feel dry and I am semi addicted to lip balm.  My son says I don’t drink enough water and that’s why my lips get dry.  Out of the mouth of babes, he’s right though.  So … Continue reading

No Ragrets

No Ragrets

Hey folks, I started a new job in September, and true to form, this blog fell off the face of the planet.  Luckily I have friends who like to remind me that I have a blog and they like to read it (thanks for the nudge Steph).  Also luckily, I love my new workplace and … Continue reading