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

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