My Very Best Laid-off Birthday
Apr18

My Very Best Laid-off Birthday

When I lost my job about 10 days before my birthday, I knew that I wanted to do as many fun and free things as possible on my special day. I polled my friends on Facebook to find out what the best free birthday deals were. The good news is I have lots of free time to go around to all of the restaurants and follow the rules to get free birthday meals. The first birthday coupon I used was for a free snack sized wings at Buffalo Wild...

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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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