A Good Old-Fashioned Girl (a guest article by Josephine McCulley)

Overall, fans of whiskey simply must try the Old Fashioned, at least once. Those who don’t like whiskey? Well, this one isn’t for you. But I would encourage you to try substituting your spirit of choice, although I think brandy might be a bit too sweet for this one, and gin might be a bit, well, odd. Otherwise, “Cheers!”

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American Idol Journal – Week 6

AKON is the guest mentor, he seemed to offer only good things about each contestant, I’m suspect when a mentor won’t speak of the challenges their mentorees have.  Tommy Hilfiger was featured in the beginning of the show emphasising the…

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Netflix Friday!

This week’s Netflix Friday is another interesting political documentary, “Loose Change 9/11, An American Coup”.  You’ll come to your own conclusions, I certainly have an opinion about it at this point, having seen it for the third time. It’s a…

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Children Are (Hopefully) Not Our Future

Is this what all those tutors, lessons, sports, and camps, angst about toys, playtime, socialization and discipline, fights about homework, college prep, lectures about drugs and alcohol were about? Is all the money we pour into our little critters, all that time spent hovering over every detail of their lives, and all that driving — only intended to churn out another child’s personal assistant?

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Serious Alternatives to Cable or Satellite TV

I am reexamining my television viewing habits, not so much ‘when’ of my viewing routine but the cost vs cheaper alternatives. Much to my surprise I have discovered that most of the major networks offer their normal programming online for FREE! You just don’t get to watch it for free the same week it originally airs. Hmmm… I can live with that.

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