Monthly Archives: April 2012
Lazing on a Sunday Afternoon!
Nerds Inherit LA Times Festival of Books!
Along with getting 5 feet from Julie Andrews, Betty White & being in close vicinity of Anne Rice & The Mystery Machine (oh, yeah!) at The Festival of Books at The USC campus in Downtown LA this past weekend, I … Continue reading
Posted in Los Angeles, Travel Tagged Amber Benson, Anne Rice, Betty White, Big Bang Theory, Books, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Bullies, Dewey Donation System, Festival of Books, High School, Hipster, John Scalzi, Julie Andrews, LA Times, Last Colony, Los Angeles, Mashable, Maureen Johnson, Music, Nerds, Old Mans War, Pamela Ribon, Sci Fi, Scooby Doo, Southern California, Star Trek, Star Wars, Suite Scarlett, Tori Amos, Travel, Ukelele, USC 2 Comments
Alcohol, Gluten Free Style (2nd Edition!)
(* The post I was up late having to re-write as I thought it vanished on me last week, was nestled safely on my homepage under Drafts. Woo hoo! I did not press Save or anything, & thought it was … Continue reading
Posted in Food, Gluten Free Tagged alcohol, beer, Celiac, champagne, Gluten Free, pee wee herman, red winr, rum, vodka, White Wine, Wine Leave a comment
Alcohol, Gluten Free Style….
Anyone who knows me knows I enjoy a great drink. Luckily, being Gluten Free has not put a damper on that. I, thankfully, do not like beer, which is loaded with barley, wheat & hops, all an obvious no-no for … Continue reading
Posted in Food, Gluten Free Tagged alcohol, beer, Celiac, champagne, corn, gin, Gluten Free, lemonade, pee wee herman, Red Wine, rum, tequila, vodka, wheat, whiskey, White Wine, Wine Leave a comment
Orange Blossom Special in Santa Ana!
A really great thing I have noticed living in SoCal is that there is always an opportunity to check out great local bands & usually you have a friend who knows the members. A happy hour dinner with buds last evening … Continue reading
Posted in Music Tagged California, Music, Orange Blossom Special, Orange County, Photography, Pop, Punk, Rock, Travel 2 Comments
A Day at The Races (38th Annual Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach!)
2009 marked real changes in my life; the biggest being I moved out of my parents from Solvang, CA, down to sunny SoCal in the Fall. But, prior to that, in Spring of that year, I was down here visiting … Continue reading
Posted in Events Tagged Adrien Brody, Auto Racing, California, Fun, George Lucas, Indy, Life, Long Beach, Nascar, People, Star Wars, Toyota, Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach, Travel, Weather Leave a comment
Cupid, There is a Reason You are Just ‘Ok’….
I am one of the millions of people out there who has an on-line dating profile. It seems to me that most of my fellow single friends have at-least one, or have tried it at one time or another. If … Continue reading
Posted in Events Tagged Al Gore, Cloudbusting, Dating, Dreams, Email, Friends, Hollywood, Internet, Kate Bush, Life, Los Ageles, Men, Myspace, On Line Dating, Passions, People, Relationships, Sex & The City, Southern California, Survivor, The Hunger Games, Tori Amos, Women 6 Comments
Growing Up Danish (Kind of…)
I had to laugh when I logged into Facebook yesterday & saw a link from Solvang, CA’s page; National Geographic mentioned Solvang on a blog post that the town is one of the “Best European Villages in America”. When I am asked where I … Continue reading
Posted in Life, Los Angeles, Photography, Travel Tagged Alexander Payne, Bakeries, California, Denmark, Europe, Growing Up, Life, National Geographic, Paso Robles, Paul Giamatti, Red Wine, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, Sideways, Solvang, Theatre, Travel, USA, White Wine, Wine Leave a comment
“So…Mary…what CAN you eat?!”
Let me begin by saying I am very pleased at the responce to my very first post on my brand spankin’ new blog! My friends have shown their support, as well as new peeps I have ‘met’ via Twitter & … Continue reading
Posted in Gluten Free Tagged Celiac, Chipotle, Dessert, Elizabeth Hassleback, food, Friends, Gluten Free, Health, Los Angeles, Miley Cyrus, NYC, The View, Trader Joes, Whole Foods 1 Comment