This blog was inspired by Donna Kramer. She has a blog called “One Beautiful Thing” or, “OBT”. She explains in each of her posts that she uses one thing she finds beautiful to write about. I thought this was a great idea and immediately started visualizing this blog project to create, tailored for myself with the things that have made me happy throughout my life. What better idea to help find my happiness again than to put things that I enjoy together with writing. … More Welcome


These Young Whipper-Snappers!

If you spend half as much time on the internet as I do, I’m sure you’re aware of the number of people who love sharing and talking about things from their childhood, reliving their own experiences, and getting goosebumps brought upon by the nostalgic time warp.

I’m not sure why but, it seems like, after my childhood ended, the younger generation was denied an entire category worth of food and drink items. … More These Young Whipper-Snappers!

My First Metal Band

As a child of the ’80s, there are so many genres of music influential to my early years. There is New Wave, Pop, Punk, Rock N’ Roll, Electronic, Hip Hop, and of course Heavy Metal. I have grown to dislike the label, “Hair Metal”. I believe that this takes away from what so many bands accomplished and it always seems to make people confrontational about defending their personal taste. Plus, my first metal band could easily be written off as one of those types of bands. I’m talking about Def Leppard. … More My First Metal Band

A Slight Detour From “The Norm”

In honor of my current returning favorite Television obsession, I bring to you…

THE “WORST” TOP FIVE LIST IN GAME OF THRONES HISTORY! (Cheers, applause, a smattering of multi-colored confetti, some squeals from those annoying party favors, and a revelry’s song played by some well-disguised yet, famous musicians in an uncredited cameo appearance…) … More A Slight Detour From “The Norm”