I launched this blog in 2008. My mini-me.


A really good beauty mask that’s cheap, quick & easy

October 31, 2009

I love Queen Helene facial masks. They costs less than five bucks a tube and last forever. Easy to use and fast too. When my marriage and bank account went bust, the Queen kept me looking good.

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Writing skills: My pet grammar peeve is “it” vs. “they”

October 24, 2009

My pet grammar peeve is worth reading. If you get this straight, you'll instantly look smarter and more educated. It's about "it" vs. "they."

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Chinese vegetarian restaurant in Chinatown!

October 18, 2009

Buddha Bodai is a Chinatown outpost for the popular Chinese vegetarian restaurant in Flushing, Queens. The food here is cut above the norm. Worth trying!

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Dance and yoga websites are my new gym

July 29, 2009

I've got great work-out solutions. Do it online! Here are two great sites, one for yoga lessons, the other for salsa dance lessons. I swear by them both.

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Beauty-on-a-budget: home pedicure solution

July 21, 2009

I know it's a recession because I've stopped getting pedicures. But my feet still look good, thanks to a very simple little foot smooth that costs only a few bucks.

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Getting my body back with hard-core rolfing

July 6, 2009

When I have back problems and other aches, the first person I contact is rolfer Cathy Allen. She's my emergency room & preventative medicine.

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My recipe for the best sesame noodles ever

July 4, 2009

I'm known for my incredible sesame noodles. My recipe is fast, easy, delicious and inexpensive. Make this crowd-pleaser for less than $5.

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