Another night of Christmas parties end at Shiny Diner

Another night of Christmas parties end at Shiny Diner

Rick invites us to his annual Christmas bash.  Invitations don’t ask for an RSVP and offer valet at the front gate.  You’ve said enough to count me in! We meet all kinds of cool people and show off the selfie stick to their amazement. They even give it a whirl! Rick always has a live […]

The Garden Club wins beer at Trivia

The Garden Club wins beer at Trivia

It turns out that I don’t cook or clean.  SURPRISE! Need a holiday dessert?  This is exactly how I handled the Christmas cookie exchange last year. I buy a red holiday platter for $1 then I alternate the red and green filled Oreos.  DONE and DONE. Believe it or not, I am the co-host (in […]

Chorus Concerts and Piano Recital @TheMintMuseum

Chorus Concerts and Piano Recital @TheMintMuseum

Let’s schedule a children’s choir concert in a bookstore.  Then let’s say that all purchases (a teeny tiny portion of them) will benefit the school for this choir.  Then let’s invite all the parents and grandparents and give them stickers when they walk in the door about this big “book purchase drive to help benefit […]

Fixing Unread Messages Counter in OS X Yosemite

Fixing Unread Messages Counter in OS X Yosemite

Does your Messages counter show unread messages on the counter even when you KNOW you’ve read them all?  After upgrading OSX OS X to Yosemite (I’m on 10.10.1), I notice this keeps happening.  I would go through every thread to make sure that I had indeed read each one and it keeps showing “1 or more” […]

Chillins everywhere

Chillins everywhere

We have a family photo with the selfie stick.  It’s the family plus some PlayMobil.  We have SO much PlayMobil. We bring the neighborhood with us.      The chillins are so pricey these days.  We have our second American Girl Doll birthday party.  It’s so convenient since we are no longer driving four hours to […]