Archive for January 2012

Remembering my very first blizzard...

This is the snowman that Kyle and I built during the blizzard. All neighbors kept staring at us like we were freaks for playing in the snow.
Since it got up to 59 degrees today, I had to post pictures from the blizzard of last year. It was our first blizzard ever, and we had so much fun. We spent most of the blizzard outside taking photos. Once the heavy snow had fallen, Kyle and I built a snowman. The next morning,... Read more »

Will romance genre embrace new transexual story?

Will romance genre embrace new transexual story?
Jaime Stryker is tackling the popular romance novel genre in a slightly different way. When her lead character in Two Spirit Ranch heads off to Montana to clear her head, she falls in love like in any old story. However, she has to tell her lover that she used to be known as Terrance. When I... Read more »

Putting on my big boy pants and going to the dentist...

So this week I had to act like an adult. I am not very good at acting like an adult; however, sometimes I just have to suck it up and put on my big boy pants. It all started Sunday morning when I woke up with a swollen cheek. My right cheek was swollen so... Read more »

Disney misses the mark with Beauty and the Beast in 3D

First things first, Kyle and I got to experience the AMC Loews Streets of Woodfield 20 Theater. Let me just say that the theater is absolutely gorgeous. I was so impressed. To be honest, and a bit small-townish, I think it is the first time I have ever seen a two-story movie theater. Add the... Read more »

Mickey Mouse can now grow a goatee

After finally realizing that the average American face is not always clean cut and shaven, Disney Corporation has finally decided to allow men to have facial hair while working at its’ theme parks. This is the first major change regarding facial hair at Disney’s parks since 2000 when they decided that male employees could have... Read more »

Chicago's Emanuel part of Mayors for Freedom to Marry, which launches campaign today!

Mayors for Freedom to Marry official launched their campaign today during the United States Conference of Mayors meeting. The group released this statement: In affirmation of the critical role that cities and their mayors have played in advancing civil rights and equal treatment for all Americans, we are proud to be chairs of Mayors for... Read more »

Chicago's Emanuel to support Freedom to Marry Campaign

This Friday will mark the launch of the Mayors for the Freedom to Marry Campaign. The announcement, organized by Freedom to Marry, will be made during the United States Conference of Mayors‘ 80th Winter Meeting in Washington, D.C. Chicago’s very own Rahm Emanuel will be one of the 70 mayors across the country pledging their support for marriage... Read more »

Take Action Today!

“Millions of Americans oppose SOPA and PIPA because these bills would censor the Internet and slow economic growth in the U.S. Two bills before Congress, known as the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in the Senate and the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House, would censor the Web and impose harmful regulations on American... Read more »

ABC's The Revolution: Helpful tips from too many hosts...

ABC's The Revolution: Helpful tips from too many hosts...
ABC debuted The Revolution yesterday. The new show is geared toward viewers taking control of their own life. The tagline for the show is “it’s about you.” Since I started my New Year, New Me feature last week, I thought that the debut of  The Revolution may prove handy to me. Though it is very obvious that the... Read more »

My Fitness Pal & Going Vegetarian: One Week Later

My Fitness Pal & Going Vegetarian: One Week Later
It has been one week since I started using My Fitness Pal. As I mentioned last week, I am using My Fitness Pal, instead of Weight Watchers, to guide me through the process of dropping some pounds. Weight Watchers keeps changing their program, and my opinion of their new Points Plus system is very unfavorable. My first... Read more »
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