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If you’re a regular reader, click HERE for my SHE-POWER Birthday post. If you’ve come from Liz Strauss’ Blog to Show showcase then Welcome to SHE-POWER. My name’s Kelly and you’ve come at the perfect time because I’m celebrating my 1 Year Blogging Anniversary, so read on to see where all the kooky and cool […]


This past week was a lousy one for me. I’ve had severe PMS, which took a fiercer than normal hold this month, probably because I’m currently one big ball of frustration. Lucky for me, one of my blogging friends, Charlie Gilkey, wrote a fantastic piece this week on 21 Ways to Quickly Short-Circuit A Funk […]


NB: This is NOT a sponsored review. I am not taking affiliate commissions for this book, so I have nothing to gain whether you buy it or not. This is just my opinion. Considering it’s been out for weeks now and I’m such an avid reader of his blog, I thought it was high time […]


With FIVE GRAMMY AWARDS and a rocking Grammy performance under her belt (albeit via satellite), does 2008 herald the return of Amy Winehouse? This music devotee hopes so, because despite her recent troubles, Amy Winehouse deserves to be more than a the equivalent of a tabloid car crash. With her unique fusion of soul, jazz […]


It’s official. I have my Sunday and Monday nights blocked out for the next three to four months. So, don’t bother calling me because my eyeballs will be glued to the television set, and sticking a telephone to my ear as well could just get messy. Last night, I cried on and off for ninety […]


The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go. Dr. Seuss Okay, call me slow, but I had never heard of a Book Meme before reading about one on Sure, I’ve done email chains before, but not about books and I’ve never […]


EAT PRAY LOVE is a book I find very hard to review. The whole point of reviewing a book is to be able to judge it from a distance. I cannot do this with EAT PRAY LOVE. I am obsessed with the magic that is this book and the enormous talent that is Elizabeth Gilbert. […]


Australia awoke this morning to the news that one of its most talented sons, Academy Award nominated actor, Heath Ledger, was dead at the age of 28. In our country, there are only a handful of international stars. People who have crossed the world to make their mark in the golden mecca that is Hollywood. […]


I was reading The Lorax by Dr. Seuss to my son tonight, and as the rhyming text rolled off my tongue in sing-song waves I couldn’t help but marvel at the literary brilliance that was Theodor Seuss Geisel. The Lorax is not one of his better known books, but it has always been my favorite. […]


I’ll let you know up front, today I’m going to rant. Why? Because I opened up MSN Messenger this morning and what was the first news item headlining MSN Today? Britney Bloody Spears. Now, I have nothing against Britney and the rest of her lip syncing, scantily clad peers, but there is something seriously wrong […]