Angry Moms

I can see it all too clearly… Moms heads superimposed on those birds’ rounded faces with knit brows and yellow beaks, catapulted into the air from a slingshot in an attempt to topple three other angry moms on top of poles.  Honestly, I still … [Continue reading]

Oldies Music is The New Botox

Peter Pan would be green with envy if anyone told him that there exists a fountain of youth.  Since time immemorial, man has been on the endless- and seemingly futile- search for that proverbial wellspring of youth and lasting happiness.  If that … [Continue reading]

Magic at OrlandoEscape.com

If you happen to be a used car salesman, now’s the best time to strike up a deal with me, as I’ve noticed that for the past few days, I am easily persuaded by most people.  Just last night, I was talking on the phone with an old friend who now … [Continue reading]

Fun Family Idea: Kids’ Easter Crafts

For the past few days, I have been trying to perfect my impression of a bunny blurting out “What’s up, Doc?” in perfect pitch, when suddenly my daughter says, “Mama, that’s Bugs Bunny you’re doing!  You should do the Easter Bunny because … [Continue reading]

How to Quit Smoking with a Portable Vaporizer

At some point in your life, you most probably have come across a heavy smoker.  Yes, I’m talking about that guy in your Trigonometry class who used to smoke like a chimney, and swore would never be dissuaded by those “Smoking is Dangerous to … [Continue reading]

How to Make Money with Facebook

If memory serves me right, I think it was two years ago when I started going on Facebook.  I’m not one to succumb to pressure, but I finally got on the social networking bandwagon.  I have to admit that it was highly amusing to find out how my … [Continue reading]

Single-Parent Kids Anonymous?

On one of those crazy afternoons when it would rain cats and dogs one minute and be all sunny the next, I found myself in the company of a long-time friend.  We were talking about Ryan Seacrest’s sexual orientation when we suddenly jumped to the … [Continue reading]

The (Humble) Beginnings of a Pepperrific Life

A few posts back, I wrote about February being the month of my blog’s anniversary.  Yes, it’s been a year since I started blogging.  I have finally found an online venue where I can showcase whatever writing prowess I think I possess.  Through … [Continue reading]

How to Live the Frugal Life- With a Smile

If somebody has to make it mandatory to live a frugal life, that will have to be the single mom- or dad.  It’s an unwritten rule for us single parents to pinch every penny just to avoid making a hole in our non-Gucci wallets.  Much to our … [Continue reading]

I Heart Chef’s Uniforms

Let it be known that I have this secret fantasy of being a cast member of The Kitchen Musical.  I may not have been blessed with outstanding culinary prowess, but I believe that I’d look cute dancing around in a long sleeve chefs … [Continue reading]