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Mad Men Musings: The Forecast

Mad Men Musings: The Forecast

If you’re a Mad Men fan, join us regularly for Mad Men Musings - a space to discuss selected highlights, low points, or just plain water-cooler worthy moments of each episode. If you have a magic eight ball just laying around, you should probably get it out for this recap - our theme is prognostications, and the future is looking…
Mad Men Musings: New Business

Mad Men Musings: New Business

If you’re a Mad Men fan, join us regularly for Mad Men Musings - a space to discuss selected highlights, low points, or just plain water-cooler worthy moments of each episode. Transactions are the name of the game this week, tying in perfectly to the episode title “New Business.” Everyone’s out to beg, barter or steal what they want, or…
Mad Men Musings: Severance

Mad Men Musings: Severance

If you’re a Mad Men fan, join us regularly for Mad Men Musings - a space to discuss selected highlights, low points, or just plain water-cooler worthy moments of each episode. We’re down the first episode of Mad Men’s final season, and I already just want to hoard the forthcoming final shows like a closet full of precious chinchillas. Alas,…
Mad Men The Final Season Preview: Our Top 5 Questions

Mad Men The Final Season Preview: Our Top 5 Questions

If you’re a Mad Men fan, join us every Monday for Mad Men Musings - a space to discuss selected highlights, low points, or just plain water-cooler worthy moments of each episode of the final season. It’s hard to believe, but soon our time with Don, Peggy and company will draw to a close: the last half of the Mad…
Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $25 for All

Holiday Gift Guide: Gifts Under $25 for All

Fabulous Gifts That Won't Break Your Budget! I like to think that I shop well with a budget. I try to get gifts that show some thought went into it without breaking the bank. I recently had a friend lament that her family decided to do a gift exchange where they only shopped for one family member and the price…
Holiday Gift Guide: For the Geeks

Holiday Gift Guide: For the Geeks

Everyone has a loved one in their life who is a true geek or nerd. You know who I mean, the person who is fanatical and passionate about their particular interests. I am proud to identify myself as both a geek and a nerd. I have many passions that other people would probably identify as being nerdy. This Holiday Gift…
Murderous Madams: 3 Real Life Halloween Scary Stories

Murderous Madams: 3 Real Life Halloween Scary Stories

As Halloween creeps ever closer, my thoughts turn to all things dark and sinister. There’s just something so fascinating about the nefarious side of human nature, especially from a psychological perspective; what compels someone to dance with the devil? And though we generally tend to think of men as the primary force of murder and mayhem, the truth is that…
5 Favorite Things – Krista’s List

5 Favorite Things – Krista’s List

Current holy grail beauty products and other goods that are making me happy Have you ever loved something so much, you felt like you had to shout it from a mountaintop? Possibly whilst twirling like Julie Andrews in The Sound of Music? (I do that A LOT.) So imagine me twirling right now, because here are five things that I'm…
Follow we heart this at THE EMMYS!

Follow we heart this at THE EMMYS!

That's right, we heart this is going to the Emmys on behalf of Dove (omgomgomgOMG!) We're going to the telecast, we're going to the Governors Ball, we are walking the red carpet...we are dying. (Side note, Tyna gets the Friend of the Decade award for allowing me to be the one to do this!) So make sure you're following us…
3 things: Summer Loving

3 things: Summer Loving

Happy August everyone! The flipping of the month of July on the calendar means "Back to School" is right around the corner. To properly mark the season, let's play a round of 3 things - summer loving style! Favorite Summer Food: I adore a veggie burger grilled over an open flame, but I am going to have to go with…