Happy New Year!!! Hangover Tips

Heaven forbid you have to suffer. Sometimes—no—all of the time with age, we just can’t handle what we used to drink in handles. SO, I choose to not over-do it at night because I hate ruining my next day. But during my brief stint waitressing at a (no liquor license) fancy coffee cafe earlier last year, a guy […]

New Year’s Party Success

So my bf had the idea to have a New Year’s Eve party—at my place. I thought: Cool because I have to work that day, I don’t care for the holiday or to travel, and it’s cold. But if everyone comes to me, fantastic! And this hostess has not ever hosted a party at her current home! My […]

Trix Face

Spring has sprung! Now we need to get our post-hibernation beauty on. This little mask can help reduce your acne. Ingredients: 4 slices mango 1/2 cup plain yogurt 4 strawberries, stems and leaves removed Instructions: Blend all ingredients on high in a blender until it’s pasty. Massage into skin and leave on for 10 minutes. […]

The Questions Game, Part III

Here are more questions from “The Questions Game,” back by popular demand. If you didn’t read Part I or Part 2, here’s a quick recap of what this is all about: I love Test For Friends, a game you can play on your phone. At first glance, it seems a dating app, but upon closer inspection, it serves as a great […]

The Questions Game, Part II

Here’s a second sampling of questions from “The Questions Game,” back by popular demand. If you didn’t read Part I, here’s a quick recap of what this is all about: I love Test For Friends, a game you can play on your phone. At first glance, it seems a dating app, but upon closer inspection, it serves as […]

Other Uses For Vodka

Vodka is my cocktail of choice on special occasions, but it serves many other purposes that I’ve only recently discovered. What a useful libation to keep in the kitchen cupboard! ♣Vodka cleans chrome, glass, and porcelain ♣It can make your hair shiny (add 1 ½ oz. to your shampoo) ♣Vodka keeps your flowers in bloom longer […]

A Week With Sheba (She-devil?) The Puppy

Day One was the Superbowl, so we traveled to my bf’s house to watch. She slept in the car and was the life of the party as well as the only Ravens fan (sans me) in her purple and glitter-bombed gloriousness. She passed out before the game ended thanks to the blackout. After the victorious […]

3-Bedroom Apts…3 Roommates…3 Ways

Earlier this winter, I was at a friend’s new apartment. I originally thought, knowing him and his girlfriend, that it was their we-are-growing-up-and-will-get-engaged-soon place. It is gorgeous, and I hope it is their happily-ever-after starting spot, but—they also have a roommate. Their roommate is a lovely and fabulous guy and they all get along really well, […]