Fine. I’ll admit it. I’m a nerd. There–ya happy? I guess there’s no denying it. If you are one of the lucky few who ate Lembas bread at my wedding or have accompanied me in my Minnie Mouse ears on a journey through Spaceship Earth then you probably won’t be surprised how I spent my […]
I think y’all can probably assume… life as a princess is pretty damn fabulous. You get to live in a magical forest with old witches who eat bratty children, you have really, really long hair that you can somehow still manage to braid all the way down where you can’t reach, and weirdos in bright-colored tights […]
So here we are again… talking about beer. I know, I know – it’s not as alluring as who is running for president or the gender of the latest Kardashian ba- OK I can’t even keep a straight face with that one! Now that I think about it, you should thank me for interrupting your daily news. […]
I recently read an article titled, “How to Taste Beer.” Now, I’ve been a beer drinker (and lover) for quite some time but I’m still not sold on the whole idea of organized swirling and sniffing. I drink a beer and I either like it or I don’t. In some cases I really don’t like it. For […]
It’s 2015! Welcome to the year of the RAM/GOAT/SHEEP/WHATEVER! Chinese New Year was officially February 19th but here in Boston we celebrated last Sunday, March 1st. Chinatown is by far my most visited Boston neighborhood for many reasons with one of them being the annual Chinese New Year celebration. I’m usually there for my love […]
Last February a friend of mine flew from Florida to Boston to spend an extended Valentine’s Day weekend with me. From Florida to Boston in February? Yes, she loves me that much.
Italian poet Dante Alighieri spent his time between the years 1308 and 1321 composing his famed piece of Italian literature, The Divine Comedy. This work expresses his views of the afterlife and describes his vision in three parts: Inferno (Hell), Purgatorio (Purgatory), and Paradiso (Paradise). The most famous of the three, Dante’s Inferno, is a brilliant piece in which […]
I said the word. The big one. The queen mother of dirty words. The F-dash-dash-dash word. But…what else is new? No, I didn’t knock the tire bolts (?) out into the snow mid tire-change – that’s not the only time the word FUDGE is appropriate. For those who think I’m actually out there changing my own […]