Breaking Bad Cupcakes

Today marks the 1 year anniversary of Breaking Bad’s final episode. It was the greatest show on television, ever. I got really in to it and was so excited!What? I said I was excited!...more

Fighting Lung Cancer One Purple Pedicure at a Time

How many of you know someone who’s had or has lung cancer? My good friend Valerie was diagnosed in August with stage 4 lung cancer.  The first question people ask when I tell them about Valerie is always, “Does she smoke?” The answer is no. ...more
@End_Lung_Cancer NaThomson susanwoolf Thank you for the wonderful feedback. I'm so glad to be ...more

Binge Watching: The New Addiction of Empty Nesters

Q: I find that I suddenly have some time on my hands. What are some good films that have come out in the last 19 years that I might have missed while I was parenting?...more

I Do Not Miss You, Breaking Bad

For days after the final episode of Breaking Bad aired, I wondered if Sunday night would ever be the same again. In America, we have a precedent for this kind of withdrawal. Those who remember Bonanza, The Wonderful World of Color, and The Ed Sullivan Show – Sunday evening standards of my youth – know what I’m talking about....more

Confession of a Binge: How I Lost Two Weeks of my Life to Breaking Bad

  I am an addict.I am addicted to the AMC series, Breaking Bad. My husband Juan is the person responsible for hooking me up.  He is a huge fan of the show and repeatedly tried to get me to watch.  I vowed not to get sucked into another television series.  Besides I already had a few of my own must-see TV shows. I resisted Juan's efforts but then, with mounting peer pressure from friends who were hosting a Breaking Bad finale party , I succumbed....more
@StephSkjefstad I was so glad to watch the finale with friends. I felt like we were all part of ...more

Dear Television: I Love You

In my early twenties, I remember being at some sort of a party - a BBQ perhaps? A dinner party? I can't be sure. While the details of the party are a hazy mystery, I do recall the conversation, which stunned me."I can't wait," my friend Janet said, "for the fall television lineup. I have it all planned out." She then went on to list which shows she was watching, the times and channels. As it was ten years ago, I cannot quite recall what they were. But I do remember both her excitement and conviction. It just seemed so...odd....more
Yeah, Netflix got me started, too. But,if you like scary and kinky, you need to watch American ...more

Breaking Bad: Do you watch it?

So for the last few days, hubby and I have been submersed in tv utopia.  When number one son was here over the holidays, he recommended that we give "breaking Bad" a try.  Like we need another tv addiction!  But holy cow, this is great tv!...more
Then I am jealous! :) @KarenLynnn Love you my friend!more