Archive for April 2010

Dear Chicago, I love you, baby...but...make up your mind

(Flickr Photo Credit: R Stanek) Just looking at this picture makes me want to ice skate with some handsome guy, but….it’s April…and I’m restless…… Chicago and I have a rocky relationship.  One day, you’re warm and friendly.  The next day, it’s snowing.  That’s right, snowing…again…as in, right now.  Don’t get me wrong.  I love snow... Read more »

Are you in a Facebook Official relationship?

Which one are you? Facebook seriously annoys me.  I’m not sure who thinks I care that they found a purple cow on their corn patch, but I’d like to let them know I do not.  Remember the days when facebook was merely the easiest way to subtly stalk your crushes?  You could find out what... Read more »

Cooking for a date: It's a bigger deal than you think

Oh, no! The pot roast! (Photo credit: liquene) You’ve always heard that a way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.  Fortunately for me, I love to cook, bake and generally feed people into liking me.  My mom is amazing in the kitchen.  She cooked dinner for our family nightly, and made the dish at... Read more »

Would you get married at town hall?

  Bridezilla… (Photo Credit: Flickr — Hibryd) I am borderline addicted to reality wedding shows.  I easily spend an entire weekend watching Bridezilla, Say Yes To The Dress and Platinum Weddings.  Every once in awhile, you will see a couple who appears to be completely head over heels for eachother…but mostly, I am just gobsmacked... Read more »

I'm a spectacle in my spectacles

If I have to wear my glasses for one more day, I am going to lose it.  Don’t get me wrong, I love people in glasses.  Most girls can pull off a look that balances on bookish and naughty, while guys in glasses are a particular weakness of mine.  (My children will have the vision of... Read more »