Monthly Archives: July 2012

The Funniest Sights in New York

New York.  Home to Broadway, Time Square, the Statue of Liberty, one giant rat (I still have no idea why there is a giant rat in front of an office building) and apparently many wanna-be comedians. I appreciate a good joke … Continue reading

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It’s OK, We’ll Make Chicken

You know that moment in “My Big Fat Greek Wedding” when the Mother of the Bride has just learned that the groom’s family is vegetarian and she responds, “It’s ok, we’ll make lamb?”   Well, I had that moment on the … Continue reading

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Pretending to be a New York City Local

We live in a big city.  So visiting another big city isn’t that big of a deal.    And I figured there is no way we would be identified as tourists.  For starters, we can walk at a normal pace without … Continue reading

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My Civic Duty

Last month I received summons for Standby Jury Duty.  Standby?  How can I be standby?  Is it like flying where it’s a crap-shoot of whether you get on the flight or not?  Keith tells me to actually read the summons.  … Continue reading

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Proof That He Was Not “The One”

It’s a coincidence that I stumbled across this article on the day after I wrote about our adventures in dating and how to know when he is not “The One.”  And I think my list was incomplete – I present to you … Continue reading

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How to Know When He is Not “The One”

Ever look back at an ex-boyfriend and wonder if maybe you were drunk for the entire relationship?  Admit it, we’ve all been there.  And everyone should know that getting back with an ex is like taking a shower then putting your … Continue reading

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Alternative Dining: The Food Trucks of Chicago

A friend called a few minutes ago to announce her impending death.  Only after finishing a delicious empanadas, did she discover that the glorious mixture was from a food truck.  She will now probably contract food poisoning, e. coli, psychiatric problems or one … Continue reading

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