Girly Blather, Another Makeup Edition…

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... Dear men, I am about to blather on. Please divert your attentions elsewhere. Here's a start... How to dress a deer.OK, ladies, now that we have the place all to ourselves, let's talk about makeup and get all girly. I'm always excited when I find new products that actually do what they advertise because then I can justify the splurge. First let me start off by telling you about this wonderful face spackle, L'Oreal Revitalift Miracle Blur instant skin smoother. It does what it says it … [Read more...]

Girly Blather Meets Molto Bello Monday and Baseball …

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... How will I ever survive till October?! I miss Walking Dead. Specifically, I miss Daryl Dixon. Please enjoy this gratuitous display of Norman Reedus for your viewing pleasure. Ladies, you are welcome. Men, look away.And speaking of God's creation, the beautiful man, how have I not watched baseball sooner? No seriously. It took my son getting involved in the sport before I noticed this whole new world of big armed, broad shouldered men. … [Read more...]

Dignitas Magazine…

... I wanted to share with you ladies a new online magazine - that's free! - created to encourage Catholic women; Dignitas Magazine."A stroll through the mall or a glance at the magazines in the check-out line will give you a clear idea of what our culture promotes as the ideal image of womanhood. The plunging necklines and disappearing hemlines of clothing in store windows tell you that to be a woman you must expose yourself to the world. Mainstream women’s magazines encourage this message … [Read more...]

I’m about to blather on about wedding dresses; men avert your eyes…

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... No, I'm not engaged. But so what. I want to talk about wedding dresses. One time a friend of mine and I bought big ugly cubic zirconia rings and pretended to be engaged just to be able to try on the dresses. We made an appointment at a local bridal shop and had a blast drinking champagne and talking about our dashing fiancées, Charles and Sebastian *wink wink*, with the sales clerk.I've always wanted to go to one of those super sales at David's Bridal and buy a $99 wedding dress, you … [Read more...]

Les Misérables, the movie …

... Les Misérables was the first musical production I ever saw. I remember it like it was yesterday, right down to the puffy, royal blue sequined dress I wore. My mom curled my hair for our big night out; she even let me wear a tinted lip gloss. Before our grown up girls night we went to a waterfront restaurant in Norfolk and I drank a Shirley Temple. Tres chic for a six year old.The musical itself; I remember weeping and gaping open mouthed. My tiny little mind went through a tumult of … [Read more...]

Complete and total girly blather…

molto-bello

... Warning: I'm about to get all girly on you. Like cosmetics, hair products, pretty frocks and cute boys girly. You've been warned.Dweej is cute as a bug - which is a weird saying because bugs aren't cute - and I love her blog. Today she featured her Top 10 Cheap Beauty Products. Two of her favorites are also loved and used by me; Oil of Olay and Cover Girls cheap as heck stick blemish concealer. Although for the life of me I can't imagine why any girly-girl would want to smell like … [Read more...]

Women’s History Month Tip #2, Play Date Drinking…

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... When you become a mother your world is opened up to children not just your own. You become friends with other mothers. Your child will have friends and participate in extracurricular activities involving other children. In short, you may find yourself surrounded by a bunch of children you did not give birth to. This is perfectly normal, please do not panic. Wiser women before have paved a path that will ensure your survival and help maintain your sanity.One such survival method is … [Read more...]

Fillion Friday…

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His fists are not The Hammer, you know. … [Read more...]

complete girly blather…

colin-farrell

... Having just spent the last 4 hours working on this Friday's column, I need a mental palette cleanser from all that thinking. I've found the best remedy for cerebral over stimulation is a little girly blather. Gentlemen, please avert your eyes.The Irish accent was just voted the dead sexiest. And now here is a picture of Colin Farrell intensely staring.H/T: Elizabeth Scalia. … [Read more...]


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