My grandfather died on Saturday. He was 87. The last few months I had been feeling an urgent need to go Armenia. And I finally decided that I was going to go in September. Sadly, I didn’t get a chance to see him alive. He died in his sleep. Now he can chase after my … More Loss
Sometime around January, I fell into a major funk. It could have been the colder weather. Maybe even the beginning of a dry spell since a certain hot, young age-inappropriate jail-bait (not really) had left town. Or because the holiday pounds finally caught up with my waistline and I could no longer fit into the … More A Season of LudoBites
So after an exhaustive roommate search, which lasted almost 2 months, I finally found the one. It was love it first sight. We met, we clicked, we instantly knew it was meant to be. She moved in couple of weeks ago. The new roommate is great. She’s pretty and she loves lamb. What more can … More Finding the One…
President Obama is in charge. The Democrats are in control of the House and the Senate. And I don’t know what to do with myself. I have been angry for the last eight years. For eight years, I’ve been unable to finish reading anything related to Bush administration policies. I could not read without getting … More What Now?
This is my second attempt at making New Year’s resolutions. In the Armenian tradition it’s all about making a New Year’s wish. The American tradition is about making resolutions. This year, I’ve embraced both traditions. I’ve made a New Year’s wish and last year’s failed resolutions will get a second chance this year. So … More New Year’s Resolutions Take Two
One of my all time favorite cinematic moments is the shopping scene from Pretty Woman, starring Julia Roberts. I know I’m not the only woman who loves this scene. The one where Vivienne, the smart, gorgeous prostitute played by Julia Roberts, is being catered to at a fancy clothing store in Rodeo Drive, courtesy of … More Pretty Woman Remake Starring Sarah Palin
Don’t try to downplay the tone of this important debate, by asking Senator Biden, “May I call you Joe?” I’m glad you crammed for this exam, I mean debate. It looks like you have an answer for everything. Too bad none of the answers are for the questions being asked. Enough! I’m tired of you … More No Sarah, You CAN’T Call Him Joe…