Upcoming season for Women’s Chorus of Dallas

I just finished putting all the dates on my Google calendar for our upcoming season for The Women’s Chorus of Dallas. And I’m pooped now. We have so much going on this year! It’s the 20th anniversary of the chorus, so that of course means a lot of celebration. In…

Minerva Clark Gets A Clue

Facts:Date finished: 8-2-08Author: Karen KarboCategory: Young adult mysteryPublished: 2005Pages: 245Rating: 4.5/5 Basic Plot:Minerva Clark is your typical teenager – awkward, self-conscious, overly concerned with appearances. That is, until she gets electrocuted. Suddenly, she’s little miss confidence and with a huge sense of curiosity to boot. When her favorite cousin gets…

What’s up with Oscar the Grouch these days?

You tell me – what’s wrong with this picture. I’ll give you a minute. Tick, tick, tick. Time’s up. Yep. Oscar has a huge smile on his face. What’s up with that? Has he changed his last name or something? Is he no longer grouchy? If you watch the show,…

Thinking ahead to Halloween with Tinkerbell costumes and Jelly Belly treats

I’ve never really been that into Halloween. I came of age at the time when the razor-blade in the apple stories were raging and we weren’t really allowed to go trick-or-treating. But over at Squidoo, they have a special template they came up with last year just for Halloween-y lenses,…