CanCan Laid Off: Lesson One, Happy Hours
Apr09

CanCan Laid Off: Lesson One, Happy Hours

On 27 March, 2014, I was laid off. This is my first real “outing with a friend” since I lost my job. Maria, aka The New York Mom, said that I should commemorate the moment with a video. Behold: CanCan Laid Off: Lesson 1 Laid off living lesson one: allow all of your friends to take you out for Happy Hour! Something you have a lot of: Time. Something you need more of:...

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Monday Mingle And XSRE
Dec07

Monday Mingle And XSRE

I wanted to show off my duds in the Monday Mingle over at MomTrends! I’m a little late but I’m still workin it! Here we have me in my GOLD JEANS I have been threatening to buy for a while! I found them at XSRE in Paramus, NJ, while I was at a casting call! I find out about the call before the holidays, but if you like the picture you can go “Like” it on FB and I will have a chance to win a gift card. For...

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Brave New Red Beret
Oct05

Brave New Red Beret

My friend Michelle had a magical experience with an afro wig which transformed her outlook. She now blogs at http://beforeandafro.com/ I always thought berets were for snobs who took their artistic sides way too seriously. Then I randomly got one in the mail, played solo dress-up, did a solo fashion shoot, and boom. Game changed. The Red Beret can only bring good things. It is so on. Thanks to the good people at Dorfman Pacific for...

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How to Blog About Working On A Piece: Advice For New Bloggers
Sep17

How to Blog About Working On A Piece: Advice For New Bloggers

Brave New CanCan…with Stache. In which I give a nonblogging friend advice on Google Chat. ….  Dancer Friend: Right. I have to blog about working with my boss on this new piece throughout the week. Could I get your help?  me: i guess but i don’t know how i can help?  just make a “Workin on the Piece” log   haha   ew   Dancer Friend: Ew  me: today i worked on my boss’s piece i worked on it so good...

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The CanCan Diaries: My Journal at Age 14
Jul16

The CanCan Diaries: My Journal at Age 14

I found a notebook whilst visiting my parents full of school-assignment journal entries for my 9th grade English class. I remember taking these very seriously. January 11, 1995 (CanCan, aged 14) Today was like no other day, but then I”m looking at it as no two days are exactly alike, and they aren’t, ya know? [Note from CanCan in the present: Holy crap I want to punch myself.] Well, today was multi-cultural day. That was...

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