Cruising the Caribbean Coast

It’s vacation time. There are no worries, no school, no work, and no stress. It is time to relax. Music plays on the speakers on the pool deck. People dance. Women sunbathe on cushioned lounge chairs. Kids splash in the pool. Men fill up their plates from the buffet for the third time. Later in…

Plaid and Stripes

There is one fashion faux pas  that I will never understand. (Ok, there are several, but I’m going to focus on just one for now.) Why, oh why, do men insist on wearing plaid (or camo) shorts with striped polos? It doesn’t matter that the colors match- but mostly, they don’t. It still looks horrendous…

Promoting Lying

Shows like ABC’s “Pretty Little Liar” and “The Lying Game” have gained in popularity since the day they hit the airwaves. It dawned on me recently, why are we promoting shows that encourage lying? Isn’t the world screwed up enough? We need to produce shows that are more wholesome (but wholesome does NOT have to…

“Why Can’t Life be Like a Movie?”

Have you ever wondered that or heard someone else say that? I’ve heard it and said it myself hundreds of times. I had an epiphany recently though. Your life cannot- ever– be like a movie. I know. It’s tough to hear. The guy won’t chase you down in the airport. There won’t be a cheesy, overdone…

Blinkers… Use ‘Em, People!

Today’s tip is simple. Use your stinkin’ blinker! It doesn’t matter if you’re switching lanes on I-4 or turning onto a street. Use a blinker! It’s so simple. A flick of your finger is all it takes. It also helps prevents accidents, which saves you money and time and keeps you in good health. I…