I can’t say that I ever get the right picks during the Oscars, I get lucky a time or two and agree with the Academy on the winner. I pick from the gut though as to what I liked - and these are my picks for this year. I’ve printed out Pop Sugar 2013 Oscar Nominees ballot to keep track and highlighted the ones I’ve picked in pink (can’t find my purple highlighter - nuts!). Best Picture - Silver Linings Playbook Actor in a Leading Role - Bradley Cooper Actress in a Leading Role - Naomi Watts Actor in a Supporting Role - … [Read more...] about My 2013 Oscar Picks
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Words cannot even begin to describe the lump in my throat this morning as I watched Robin make her debut once again on Good Morning America after her battle with MDS - a rare blood disorder that required a bone marrow transplant. As much as I have enjoyed 20/20 anchor Elizabeth Vargas and GMA correspondent Amy Robach filling in for Robin (they had some really big shoes to fill and did an amazing job) it just wasn’t the same show without Robin’s smiling face. Robin tweeted this morning: That it is, Robin ... that it is. Tags: … [Read more...] about Robin’s Back!!!
I’ve been a bum this Valentine’s Day. For the past two days, I’ve been “out of sorts” which I think was my body’s way of telling me to slow the hell down and CHILL. So that’s what I did today. I sat around the house, and did absolutely nothing (literally) except play Bejeweled 2 on my tablet and watch television. It was a glorious feeling to do absolutely nothing for 24 hours. … [Read more...] about Did ya have a good day?
I just posted about my “frustrations” with the testosterone carriers earlier, so today’s Friday Twitter Connect question is - What is your pet peeve? If you have more than one - that’s okay too! Feel free to share and get the discussion rolling! (Oh, and by the way, I found my three hole punch ... in a box in my closet. Mom had some SERIOUS apologizing to do to the testosterone carriers...) I actually have several pet peeves, in no particular order: kids who shove stuff under their beds instead of putting it away when … [Read more...] about Friday Twitter Connect – Pet Peeves
The MPM iPad2 Birthday Celebration giveaway is now back LIVE once again and you can access it here. According to our sources, there was NO MALWARE on Teri’s site - and we apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Teri has been writing on the Mom to Bed by 8 site for over 4 years with no issues previously, and it appears to have just been a glitch of some sort. Again, there was NO MALWARE on Teri’s site, and we thank you for your patience while this issue was being looked into. … [Read more...] about We’re Back!