Scandal: Ride, Sally, Ride

Despite the constant Twitter reminders and countdowns, I completely spaced on the fact that there was a brand new Scandal released.

Kerry Washington (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

And to top it all off, I wasn’t very psyched to watch it because one of my besties said that it was boring and that she fell asleep watching it.

Yeah, she must have really been sleepy because it was good.

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Weekly Wednesday Workout Wrapup

The Wrap-up

Usually I post on Facebook whenever I complete a workout but I think that posting a weekly wrap-up will make me more to actually workout.

Especially as I have been slacking since last Monday when I did my morning and evening Zumba and that’s it.

For 9 days.

Unless back-to-school shopping counts (and in my mind, it totally does!).

To start this party off right, . . . → Read More: Weekly Wednesday Workout Wrapup

September is Suicide Month

If true tales of a suicide attempt activates in detrimental triggers in your psyche, you may not want to read this post.

(Photo credit: Ragesh Vasudevan)

Not a lot of people know this, but back in 1995, I attempted suicide.

The year is important because it is the year that I gave birth to my first child.

In fact, the birth is most likely the cause . . . → Read More: September is Suicide Month

Feeling accomplished

English: The monument to the working woman, Ramon Ferran’s work. Reus (year 2003) CatalĂ : Monument a la dona treballadora, obra de Ramon Ferran, Reus (any 2003) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I am feeling so accomplished this week.

I got some things knocked off my to-do list while also continuing on my New Years Resolutions.

I finally signed up for a course that I have been meaning to sign up . . . → Read More: Feeling accomplished

Getting back into blogging

English: Blogs on JoopeA (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

I am finally working on my blogs seriously for the first time in a long time.

For one thing, I missed the money! Lol.

But another is that I miss being able to express myself and connecting with people who may (or may not) share the same interests or philosophies.

One thing that I noticed that with the amount . . . → Read More: Getting back into blogging

Its almost fun at the YMCA

I am finally tackling my 2013 New Years Resolution to get into better shape.

English: YMCA logo (international and USA) (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Frankly, I am out of excuses being as the just opened a YMCA down the street from my house.

It opened the last week of May and I have been going faithfully to workout.

Ok, almost faithfully.

So, this is how . . . → Read More: Its almost fun at the YMCA

Are cell phone contracts worth the money? I did the money math.

My friend and I were having a discussion on just how much it costs to buy a Samsung Galaxy S III on contract vs the cost of paying cash for the phone and using a prepaid service.

Samsung Galaxy S III (Photo credit: John Biehler)

Since even the major companies (with the exception of Sprint, who will refer you to Virgin Mobile or Boost), offer prepaid now, prepaid purchasers no . . . → Read More: Are cell phone contracts worth the money? I did the money math.

Gossip Girl Series Finale: Gossip Girl Revealed!

I must say that I have fallen woefully behind on my Upper East Side shenanigans

Gossip Girl Season 4 (Photo credit: Wikipedia)


But since subscribing to Netflix, I have been womanfully attempting to catch up.

Starting with Season 1, Episode 1, I am now up caught up to Blair’s engagement to the Prince of Monocco.

Since I never watch regaular television any more, . . . → Read More: Gossip Girl Series Finale: Gossip Girl Revealed!

Bored with the internet

Every now and then, I just get bored with the internet.

I just feel…blah…about it…

English: A bored person (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Which can be a bad thing being as I work from the internet.

I just don’t want to even turn on any internet connected device.

Check email?



Not today.

It usually passes . . . → Read More: Bored with the internet

I Stand Between My Kids and Trouble

Y’all are just gonna have to forgive any grammatical or typographical errors in this post.

Robbery not allowed (Photo credit: Arenamontanus)

I am just so steamed up that my mind is going faster than my fingers can type.

I do not live in the the best neighborhood to begin with.

Yet, I have lived here 10 years ad had nary a bit of trouble.

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