Archive for June 2014

Fair Saint Louis -- The Fray, The Band Perry, Mary Lambert and More for the 4th of July

Fair Saint Louis -- The Fray, The Band Perry, Mary Lambert and More for the 4th of July
Where do you go to see The Fray, The Band Perry, Gavin DeGraw, The Neighborhood, Capital Cities and More for FREE!? That would be Fair Saint Louis.  They have a great line up this year to celebrate our nation’s independence near the Saint Louis Zoo in Forest Park. This is just west of downtown Saint... Read more »

Online Dating: The Five People You Will Run Into on Tinder

Online Dating: The Five People You Will Run Into on Tinder
I’ve been on Tinder for a month now. Not really many promising options so I have no hopes that any of this will go anywhere.  In fact, I have more faith that I will be embarrassed a time or two by the guys that come across the screen. Here is my fair warning to you. ... Read more »

Top 40 Radio: Lack of Variety, Raw Talent & True Entertainment

Top 40 Radio: Lack of Variety, Raw Talent & True Entertainment
Top 40 Radio: Lack of Variety, Raw Talent & True Entertainment I recently read this article that was on a friend’s Facebook page about amom’s contract with her son about his new iPhone. Well the article in itself was interesting (and filed for the future when I have children) one line of the “contract” struck... Read more »
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I|O Urban Roofscape at the Godfrey Hotel: Great for a Happy Hour

I|O Urban Roofscape at the Godfrey Hotel: Great for a Happy Hour
Last Friday night, I went out for a much-needed ladies night to a place downtown called the I|O Urban Roofscape on the 4th floor of the Godfrey Hotel Chicago.  It was a great location with a relaxing view with seating inside and outdoors.  The inside areas were open to the elements. We were able to... Read more »

Tinder Dont's: How to get a sure swipe left

Tinder Dont's: How to get a sure swipe left
Have you heard of Tinder? It’s this new, well new to me, dating site. Basically, it is all about judging a book by its cover. Seriously. I don’t typically condone this behavior but it is what Tinder is. If you don’t like that, Tinder isn’t for you. Tinder displays a picture, name, and age of... Read more »

Duomo Dupers: Scammers at Milan, Italy's Duomo Cathedral

Duomo Dupers: Scammers at Milan, Italy's Duomo Cathedral
On my recent trip, I had the pleasure (or should I say displeasure) of seeing Milano Italy.  The architecture, especially the Duomo, was beautiful but I didn’t find that I liked the feeling of the city.  There were scammers left and right, the public transit system was annoying at best and people just didn’t come... Read more »
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Invasion of the Pond Snails: A Freshwater Aquarium Tragedy

Invasion of the Pond Snails: A Freshwater Aquarium Tragedy
In case you don’t know me well, I should start this blog off with a little background.  I care about life; All life, human life, animal life, plant life, and I thought, Pond Snails. I recently was driving back from Ohio when a bird, the black kind with a triangle of reddish-orange under its wing,... Read more »

München: How to get a feel for Munich in under 12 hours

München: How to get a feel for Munich in under 12 hours
Recently I went on a little trip to Europe.  I visited many places among five countries in the 13 days I was there.  I plan on sharing all of my experiences with you but today we are going to talk about Munich. Munich, or should I say München, was my second favorite stop during the... Read more »

Life is Short: Appreciate the Ones you Love

Life is Short: Appreciate the Ones you Love
How do you move on when someone in your life passes? It’s a question that has been on my mind quite a bit lately. Over the last year, I have seen a friend lose her father, a set of quadruplets lose a fourth of themselves, a family loses their daughter, who was also a sister,... Read more »
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