Change is Coming

Change is Coming

Something about this time of year always signifies change to me. I’m not sure if it’s the cooler temps (at night, at least), the changing leaves (which I saw when I was traveling), or the looming holiday season, but October/November typically mean big changes for me. Don’t believe me? I allowed myself to get set up on a blind date […]

October 27, 2014 at 2:30 pm 0 comments

50 Questions

50 Questions

  I was wandering the web today, and came across this 50 questions pieces on My Pixie Blog. I decided that sitting down and answering these questions could, conceivably, get my writing motor running. That hasn’t exactly happened, but it’s a start.   Here are my 50 answers:   What are you wearing? Andy’s Slamdance t-shirt and sweat-shorts (Obviously, I […]

September 9, 2014 at 11:08 am 2 comments

Tips for Making a Little Bit of Extra Cash This Month

Tips for Making a Little Bit of Extra Cash This Month

Everyone gets into a situation where they wish they had a little bit of extra cash. For me, that’s called morning, noon and night. As a freelancer, I’m picking up writing work from a lot of different spots, but I’m still on the lookout for a way to add to the monthly pot.  I’m not talking about get rich quick […]

June 10, 2014 at 8:11 am 2 comments

Finding Roommates After a Certain Age

Finding Roommates After a Certain Age

  I recently received an email about a new service that matches women of a certain age with other women seeking roommates. While I’m sure roommates4boomers.com is very useful, it was the idea of the need for it that really sparked my interest. There is no doubt that we are in a time where financial and other considerations are pushing […]

June 6, 2014 at 9:44 am 2 comments

Want to Make Over Your Life?

Lighthearted Entertainment is looking for SoCal women to take part in a new makeover series for a major cable network.  But this isn’t just one of those shows that gives you are a great haircut and an outfit and wishes you “Good luck!” as they escort you out the door. No, this show will not only include a fabulous physical […]

June 4, 2014 at 8:22 am 0 comments

Your Favorite Things

Your Favorite Things

Think back to when you first started dating your current partner, or, if you are single, your last partner. What was the thing that drew you to him/her? When you thought to yourself, “This could really be something,” what sparked the thought? For me, it was conversation. On our first date, the boy and I talked for three hours. That’s […]

June 3, 2014 at 9:00 am 7 comments

Best Responses for Awkward Questions

Best Responses for Awkward Questions

I’m shockingly social (for me) these days. I’m meeting new people—even networking every once in a while. I know. It’s clear that I’ve finally gone around the bend. As this insanity appears to be part of the “new me,” I think I need to come up with a better response to a couple of awkward questions—the worst of which is […]

June 2, 2014 at 7:10 am 0 comments