Monthly Archives: October 2011

The Latest Celebrity Divorce – Kim Kardashian!!!

Kim Kardashian and her husband for just over two months, Kris Humphries, have filed for divorce, today of all days… Halloween.  Funny, but I thought the wedding happened way too quickly and that Kim just wanted to be married at … Continue reading

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Music for the Aftermath of a Snowstorm

Don’t just buy the singles from these two new c.d.’s — buy the whole album.  They are both great and will help you bear the inevitably long, long hours you will be spending at the gym for the next six … Continue reading

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A Blizzard in October… What Does it Mean?

It is October 29th today, and it is snowing.  Not tiny snowflakes, but giant puffy flakes, falling so hard that you can barely see through it.  It’s cold too — really cold. Do you remember snow in October in the … Continue reading

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I Met “Nurse Jackie”!

A good friend of mine took me to the set of “Nurse Jackie” today.  It’s in Astoria, Queens.  It was really fun.  The sets are all there (with the exception of the outdoor scenes by the hospital), so we got … Continue reading

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Incredible Movie!!! Must See This One.

As much as I recommended against “The Skin I Live In” I am recommending for “Martha Marcy May Marlene”.  This is a definite must see, but don’t expect it to cheer you up if you are beginning to get the … Continue reading

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Would You Lend This Girl Your I-Phone?

Walking up the steps after getting off the 6 train at City Hall on Sunday afternoon, I was accosted by a young woman.  It seems like I am always being accosted by someone.  Here are some of the most common … Continue reading

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What’s an Anniversary for Anyway?

My Dad and I were talking on the phone on Saturday, “We just celebrated our one month wedding anniversary yesterday,” I told him happily. “We’re celebrating our one year anniversary tomorrow,” my Dad countered, referring to himself (aged eighty remember) … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street – What Does it all Mean Anyway?

I read an article the other night that said that a person earning $250,000 a year in Manhattan is relatively poor, and cannot afford to buy an apartment for more than $800,000.  In most other parts of the country $250,000 … Continue reading

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Don’t See This Movie This Weekend: Almodovar’s “The Skin I Live In”

I have been a Pedro Almodovar fan for many, many years, but his latest film, “The Skin I Live In”, was one of the most disturbing films I have ever seen, and not in a good way.  Don’t see it this … Continue reading

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Listen to the Music

Today I bought four new songs because it’s a bit grey out and I am going for a run with my husband.  I don’t like running when it’s chilly and grey, so these songs are going to help me get … Continue reading

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