Amazon, Childhood, Favorite Things, Humor

To All The Perfumes I’ve Worn Before

Sung to this tune: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rVq0ONrSH-Q   For my mom's birthday this year, I bought her the perfume my grandma (her mom) used to wear, Anais Anais. I actually sprayed some of it on me before I wrapped it up because I had forgotten the scent and was very curious. Let me tell you, it brought… Continue reading To All The Perfumes I’ve Worn Before

Childhood, Humor, Life

My Childhood Is Slipping Away As Evidenced by My Incapability Of Saving a Post

A few weeks ago, I began writing an¬†amazing post about growing up in the 70's full of anecdotes, trivia and just FUN but I lost all of it. After consulting my friend Rosemary with back and forth exchanges full of WHAT THE HELL DID I DO'S??¬†and whimsical giphy's (because giphy's are whimsical!), it was decided… Continue reading My Childhood Is Slipping Away As Evidenced by My Incapability Of Saving a Post

Childhood, Humor, Life

Writing Challenge #2- Julia Child Was My Big Bird

My earliest childhood memory isn't one where I am in a field of daisies running side by side with my mommy. It isn't nice and fuzzy and in technicolor majesty. It isn't even whimsical. My earliest memory involves me getting angry at the television set. Which, if you really know me, is quite fitting. I… Continue reading Writing Challenge #2- Julia Child Was My Big Bird

Childhood, Food, Link Party

Mom’s Shrimp Dip Reminds Me of the 70’s. Without the Shag Carpeting Aftertaste

  I have vaguely fond memories from the '70s. I say vaguely because I can only remember bits and pieces as I was only ages 0-9 in that decade. I do remember the music, the clothing, and of course, the shag carpeting. We listened to Elton John, Stevie Wonder, Carole King among many others. I… Continue reading Mom’s Shrimp Dip Reminds Me of the 70’s. Without the Shag Carpeting Aftertaste