Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk (AKA How I Spent My Winter Vacation)

I know it's been a slow year on this blog, so for those of you who have stuck around, let me first thank you. Whether you're old or new here, welcome (welcome back) and Happy New Year to all! Honestly, it's been hard to write more than rants on Facebook walls or quick blurbs on … Continue reading Walking the Walk and Talking the Talk (AKA How I Spent My Winter Vacation)

GIVEWAY ALERT! The Veronica Mars Movie is HERE

OMG, OMG, OMG, y'all! The Veronica Mars movie is here!   I'll be the first to admit, despite having friends who swore by the show, I was late to the Veronica Mars game. In fact, I watched it for the first time EVER last month. Actually, "binge watched" is a more accurate description. I watched … Continue reading GIVEWAY ALERT! The Veronica Mars Movie is HERE

This Week I’m Loving… Cartwheel by Target

"Ma'am, that'll be 269--," the cashier started to tell me. "Wait! We're not done yet!" I interrupted, and I handed her my phone. The register verified that I had saved $10.41. Then I swiped my debit card, and my total bill went down to around $240. Not bad for two seconds work. What's my magic … Continue reading This Week I’m Loving… Cartwheel by Target

31-day Blog Posting Challenge

For those of you who follow me on Twitter (@popculturemom) or Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/the popculturemom), you may have seen yesterday that I've decided to participate in Awesome Luvvie's 31-day blogging challenge. For those of you who've never blogged or who blog so regularly that you could post 10 blogs a day in your sleep, this probably seems … Continue reading 31-day Blog Posting Challenge

What is a "Real Woman", Really?

This afternoon, The Huffington Post angered a number of fans on its Facebook page when it posted the following:The commentary contained a link to this article, which showcased a slideshow of real Huffington Post readers in bikinis. The angry commenters' problem was that they believed HuffPost's characterization of the women in the slideshow as "real … Continue reading What is a "Real Woman", Really?