Chicken Salad Veronique

This recipe is from Ina Garten and one of my favorites. I think what makes it special is that the chicken breasts are oven roasted instead of boiled. It’s perfect for making chicken salad sandwiches. I omit the tarragon because my husband doesn’t like the flavor, and sometimes I add chopped walnuts if I’m not making it into sandwiches. Oh! And it doesn’t have to … Continue reading Chicken Salad Veronique

Movies Coming Out This Weekend

Death Wish (A remake of the ’74 classic starring Charles Bronson) Dr. Paul Kersey (Bruce Willis) is a surgeon who only sees the aftermath of Chicago violence when it is rushed into his ER – until his wife (Elisabeth Shue) and college-age daughter (Camila Morrone) are viciously attacked in their suburban home. With the police overloaded with crimes, Paul, burning for revenge, hunts his family’s … Continue reading Movies Coming Out This Weekend

Take A Break – Have Fun

Because I love this song, because it still feels like Monday, because I’ve taken on too many projects at once, because girls just wanna have fun. Take a break, breathe, stretch, dance, and sing along. Here’s Cyndi Lauper’s “Girls Just Want To Have Fun”: Video and lyrics below.   LYRICS I come home in the morning light My mother says when you gonna live your … Continue reading Take A Break – Have Fun

Five Jobs As A Virtual Assistant

Fancy HandsFrom the Fancy Hands website: “The work: Making phone calls on behalf of people. Canceling their cable (a lot harder than it sounds). Scheduling appointments (doctors, business, etc). Tracking down the best price for something. Finding hotels that meet certain criteria. Data entry” Pay is $3-$7 per task, with opportunity to earn more as you advance. Vicky VirtualVicky Virtual has a long list on … Continue reading Five Jobs As A Virtual Assistant

Take A Break – Girls’ Only Vacation

This is an article taken from Travel and Leisure: “Ladies who are looking to get away will soon have the perfect refuge from their everyday stresses: an island off the coast of Finland where only women are allowed to vacation. Finally, a place where women can relax away from the pressures of society and surround themselves with supportive feminine energy and release their inner goddesses. … Continue reading Take A Break – Girls’ Only Vacation