Broken Skull Challenge!!!

How many of you have heard of Steve Austin's Broken Skull Challenge? Well, if you haven't, here's how it works....more

Movies in the Park

If you want a cheap date night or family night, look for your local movies in the park. In Oregon, you will find them all throughout the Portland-metropolitan area. In our own neighborhood we have them every Friday night, and just one stop further, we have them every Thursday night....more

Teacher Appreciation Luncheon

 A couple of months ago, I was asked to throw the end of year Teacher Appreciation Luncheon at my son's preschool.  I love being hospitable to others.  In fact, I'm pretty sure that has turned out to be my calling in life.  I really hope that statement doesn't come across as boastful.  In fact, I mean it to be anything but that. ...more

Interviewing Mike Rowe to Learn His Stripper Name and Other Dirty Secrets

I was lucky enough to meet Mike Rowe from Dirty Jobs and the mikeroweWORKS Foundation on Sunday, April 27 at the USA Science and Engineering Festival in Washington DC. Image via Teri Biebel ...more

Hannibal Lecter is Back...In Perfume Form {Fragrance News} {Celebrity Perfume}

The public image of NBC's series Hannibal will benefit from added glamour and a face lift thanks to an eponymous fragrance said to be in the works with global brand management company Evolution......more

This is what happened when I quit my first job.

My first real job was working the front register at a local Wendy's. I was sixteen, not sure what I wanted to do with my life, and tired of being broke. My uniform was exactly that; a navy blue pair of slacks, an annoying little cap, and a pinstriped button up top with their logo stamped just above my left breast....more

If it weren't for bad luck, I'd have no luck at all! ~Hee Haw, circa 1969

So here's how the day starts, and I apologize in advance if you've already read this on my Facebook page. You see, I have this dilemma... My eyes are bone dry, even my tears have a crack in them. And as the hubs is feverishly Googling all things dry-eye, I'm standing behind him pointing to the blazing heat erupting from our kitchen ceiling. So I tell him, I say, "Ricky....more

I used to dress like a hooker, then I had kids!

Women are funny creatures. It doesn't matter if we have icicles hanging from our nipples; if the outfit highlights a few good parts, we're wearing it... Even if it makes us look like a ten cent hooker.<<AND THEN WE HAVE CHILDREN>>...more