5 Fandom Friday: GAMES GAMES GAMES!!!

I lurve lurve lurve games.  I was taught card games at an early age by my family, later to share them with friends and become an obsession.  My Odyssey of the Mind team were among the first to jump on the Apples to Apples bandwagon.  There are so many “secret”[…]

Trader Joe’s Tuesday: Quinoa and Black Bean Tortilla Chips

Trader Joe’s Quinoa and Black Bean Tortilla Chips Tastes Like:  Quite salty, very savory and hearty tortilla chips.  Far more robust than your average corn chip! Great With:  Hummus, Trader Joe’s Reduced Guilt Chunky Guacamole, and a few days’ backup of Bloglovin’ feed. Perfect For:  NACHOS, specifically, Settlers of Catan-themed[…]

5 Fandom Friday: Nerdrobe Must-Haves

Welcome back to the second thrilling installment of 5 Fandom Friday with The Nerdy Girlie and SuperSpaceChick!  This week, we’re talking about clothes.  Nerdy clothes!  Frak yes!  My nerdrobe (that’s a portmanteau of “nerd” and “wardrobe”, guh!) is pretty full to begin with but could always cast a spell to[…]

New Things

So this isn’t so much all NEW things.  I would call this list “Something old, something new, something borrowed” because the something blue is ME!  Winter keeps dragging on with no end in sight and I am SICK OF IT.  So here’s what I’m using to get through: SOMETHING OLD: […]

Things I Love Thursday: Robots vs. Unicorns

So I realized I haven’t done a “Things I Love Thursday” post in quite a while and immediately I knew what I had to write about:  unicorns. Is there anything more sweet and girly besides unicorns?  Um, probably.  But while most of that junk makes me want to yak, unicorns[…]

I Am Supergirl !!!

There used to be a saying.  It went a little something like this:  “If a tree falls in the woods and nobody is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” Now, I think we should change the saying:  “If a blogger wears a cute outfit, and doesn’t do[…]

A Peek At… Target in East Harlem

Target here in New York City is not like Target in the rest of the country.  Suburban Target is well-stocked, classy, and clean.  From past experiences in Queens, Brooklyn, and the Bronx, I can tell you that this is not the case here. Then I heard a rumour about a[…]

What A Card!

Is there anything better, on these hot, balmy days of summer, than… …sitting inside in the air conditioning and playing card games? I think not. Who needs the outdoors?  Besides, card games are portable!  If you wanted to, you could…play them in a tent!  In a cabin by a lake! […]

May I Have A Word, Please?

WORD GAMES WORD GAMES WORD GAMES! For anyone who delighted in studying for the SAT Verbal section, is there anything better than word games? Apples to Apples Source: Uploaded by user via Chelsea on Pinterest If you haven’t played this game yet, WHERE HAVE YOU BEEN?!?!  Seriously?  Under a rock[…]