There are times in life — specifically internet-life — where it’s not worth the effort to get mad at whatever inane thing some jackass has spouted off about. It’s not worth your anger, and it’s certainly not worth your energy composing a post to tell them off, and it might not even be worth giving them the finger. For those times, all you can do is just roll your eyes. Read More Gif it to Me, Baby: When You Have to Roll Your Eyes
Now that we’re counting down the days until the final episode of HBO’s True Blood airs later this summer, it’s time to reflect on the real gift this show has given us — amazing gifs. Read More Gif Round Up: True Blood Edition
Who doesn’t love random holidays? Waffle Day, Ice Cream Day, Hug a Tree Day — there are thousands of little holidays like this that happen throughout the year, but how can a person keep up? I’d gladly support National Champagne Day if I knew it was happening (it’s December 1) and National Cream-Filled Doughnut Day (September 14). Enter the smartphone app, Allidays. Read More Always a Reason to Celebrate with Allidays
It’s been a long week already, hasn’t it? Read More Wednesday Time-Killer: Are You This or That?
I started watching Holmes Inspection (on HGTV) mostly by accident; my spouse loves it and sometimes sheer inertia would keep me on the couch when he would turn it on. Mike Holmes is a charismatic Canadian home builder/contractor who specializes in fixing the horrifying mistakes that other contractors made, and home inspectors missed. He shows the hapless homeowners just how bad their house is before proceeding to fix all of the problems with his attractive crew. Read More What I Watched Last Night: Holmes Inspection
If my house is a mess, IKEA will not rest.
Summer television isn’t known for its quality. Personally, whenever the regular season ends, that’s when I usher in the Era of the DVD/Netflix, at least until the fall. But when I look over the summer lineup, I see so much missed opportunity for fresh, innovative television ““ simply by smashing two shows together, one can get a fascinating new television experience. Read More Summer TV Line Up With a Twist
Luci wrote a great post about songs about depression on Friday, and I couldn’t click on any of them. When I feed my depression sad music, neither one of us does anything but wallow in a pile of our own emotional filth for three days, much like feeding a Gremlin after midnight, without the mayhem and killing.
Read More Ten Songs To Lift Your Mood