Today I’m starting a new eating program. I’m not calling it a diet because diet is a four-letter word and I’ve never in my life been able to stick to one. So, why on Tuesday? Why not Tuesday? It’s just as good a day as any other and special things rarely happen on Tuesday so I thought I’d give Tuesday a new ranking in the weekly order.…
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Flashback Friday – Luther Vandross

Hello Beautiful One,
Welcome to the launch of Flashback Friday! A brief glimpse at some of music’s greats from a bygone era. Today’s pick is the iconic Luther Vandross singing A Change is Gonna Come. I chose this classic tune, made famous by the legendary Sam Cooke, because the winds of change are blowing in my life as well as in our nation and I truly believe that we are likely on the verge of going under or bursting through into something new and amazing.
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Project: Patranila

eyes wide open

I’ll be the first to admit that when it comes to finding love and keeping love, I’m often at cross purposes. My feelings run the gamut from an intense longing to find that guy which drives me to accept all invitations (save the ones from the toothless, gin-soaked guy on my corner) to a quiet ambivalence which can leave me happily on my sofa with my DVR, a pint of Haagen Dazs and a big spoon.Much has been written on the subject and I’m fairly certain I’ve read nearly all of it; to little avail.
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Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Create Some Cozy: The Hygge Way

Hygge (hoo-gah) is an old Danish concept that helps Danes get through their long, dark winters. Anyone besides me feeling the effects of winter: actual, political or otherwise? Yeah, I thought so. Fret not my lovelies, Hygge and I are here to help you make it through. Roughly translated as coziness, hygge means creating a warm atmosphere and enjoying the good things in life with good people.… Read More

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