Month: August 2007

Blog Day 2007

Did you know that today is Blog Day? 🙂 I didn’t either, until a friend forwarded me a link about it last night. BlogDay was created with the belief that bloggers should have one day dedicated to getting to know other bloggers from other countries and areas of interest. On that day Bloggers will recommend other blogs to their blog visitors. I’ll bite. Here … Read More Blog Day 2007

Let It Go

This afternoon, my son and I were at the local mall, in a Turkish (I think) import shop which carries a brand of candles I simply adore. I’ll digress for a moment to tell you, because if you like candles, you will love these… I found them years ago in a California shop called Soothe Your Soul near my home in Redondo Beach. (This … Read More Let It Go

Diary of a Mad Black Woman

Love is stronger than any addiction, baby.Hell, it is one. ~ Madea, Diary of a Mad Black Woman When somebody hurts you they take power over you; if you don’t forgive them then they keeps the power. Forgive him baby; and after you forgive him, forgive yourself. ~ Myrtle, Diary of a Mad Black Woman

Happy New Year

It only lasted a couple of days – the funk, that is. The weather is chilly and rainy and disgusting for August, and I am a crazy, happy girl. What’s up with that? I have lots of theories, but for now, I’m just enjoying it. It’s Anti-Procrastination Day, and I am in full force around here. Many people make their resolution lists for the … Read More Happy New Year

Feelin’ Funky

The funk is coming. I feel it. It creeps up stealthily now… just when I’m tossing my head back for a big laugh and a smile… just when I think I’m beginning to be happy… Along comes the funky funk.

Sunday Laughs

Ocean Grove, NJ Look what I saw today. Makes you think, doesn’t it? 🙂

I’m Bringing Sexy Back

Women – are we supposed to be sexy? Or not? What is the respectable way to dress? As a little girl, I learned that “sexy”=”bad girl” and I dressed accordingly as I got older, with my high-necked lace blouses and conservative skirts. I remember my first boss giving me a little bit of flack about how high up my shirt was buttoned. (male car-sales … Read More I’m Bringing Sexy Back

Beach Day