Friday, May 25, 2007

I'm pretty sure Crate and Barrel doesn't sell glasses this big.

Monday, May 21, 2007

funny ha ha

These cards are too funny not to share. My cousin e-mailed the link to me the other day and I laughed out loud while reading them. Someecards are for "when you care enough to hit send". Here are some examples for your viewing pleasure:
Here's one for a new arrival:

How about congratulations for the happy couple:Cheers to the college graduate!
Happy Birthday to your favorite friend!

Dirty little secret revealed? Here's one for you:

Feeling a little awkward at work? Try this one:
They're sick and twisted and that's why I love them. You have to check out the whole collection here.


Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Thursday, May 10, 2007

Our Beloved Griffith Park

It was disturbing watching our beautiful, breathtaking park that has given so much to the people of Los Angeles go up in a giant ball of flames. These pictures, courtesy of Atwater Village Newbie's blog shows us just how close the fire was to becoming completely out of control. Thanks to the LA Fire Fighters who worked round the clock, endangering their lives to ensure ours.

You can view more of Atwater Village Newbie's pictures here.

Sunday, May 6, 2007

Why I Love It When Gina's Family Makes Dinner

Any occasion with the Vadurro's, large or small, turns into a feast. I always say that hanging out with her family is like being in an Olive Garden commercial, except with great food. (not awful, awful food). The very first time I met Gina's mom, Mary, she appeared like a vision - emerging from the smoke-filled kitchen; In her arms, an enormous bowl overflowing with giant veal meatballs.

Here is a sampling from the most recent family gathering: