Getting Organized – Reese Witherspoon

In my quest to get organized in the new year, I sat down the other night planning to watch Tidying Up with Marie Kondo. I made it all of 5 minutes with that show. My personal television time doesn't start until after the kids are in bed, and I am tired. The last thing I … Continue reading Getting Organized – Reese Witherspoon

Charmed: Something Wicca This Way Comes

When I wrote my last Happiness Journal post, I listed Mythology as something I am curious about. That probably brings to mind stories of Greek Gods. What people don't seem to realize is that a myth is a traditional story used to explain a phenomenon  that involves supernatural beings. So that also includes Irish fairies, … Continue reading Charmed: Something Wicca This Way Comes

The Existence of Racial Bias & The Making of the Mob New York: New Frontiers

I do not normally get all preachy in my blog. I honestly try to keep things upbeat and interesting with recipes, travel adventures and media reviews. Sometimes the state of the world crosses over into my happy bubble and I have to share.  Unless you have been living under a rock, you have seen the … Continue reading The Existence of Racial Bias & The Making of the Mob New York: New Frontiers

The Making of the Mob: New York – Episode 3 King of New York

I love documentaries. I think they are a great way to learn something while being entertained. If my World History teacher showed films or series like the ones I watch on my couch, I probably wouldn't have struggled to stay awake in his class.  While Rob was getting new tires put on the boat trailer, … Continue reading The Making of the Mob: New York – Episode 3 King of New York

The Making of the Mob New York: Equal Opportunity Gangster

Hey, guess what? It's snowing! In true Michigan fashion, Mother Nature has decided we will experience that odd 5th season known as Spr-inter, or S'winter if you watch Phineas and Ferb.  Either way, I am over it. I do not want to shovel snow. I do not want to go outside with my three year … Continue reading The Making of the Mob New York: Equal Opportunity Gangster