1- The romantic flick Letters to Juliet is inspired by the real-life Juliet club, a group of women in Verona who respond to letters to romantic heroine Juliet, offering advice and support or just a friendly ear to women who need to talk about love. Think of them as Juliet's elves.
2- Sun Chips have discontinued their compostable and therefore very eco friendly bag. Clients complained it was very loud (trust me, it was), and sales were down 11%. Really, because the bag is loud?
3- In a pinch, pumpkin pie is a perfectly acceptable dinner.
4-I like listening to the same CD over and over and over for days. Currently it is Trisha Yearwood's Inside Out. This annoys the living crap out of some people.
5- Among the bestsellers on Amazon's Kindle list: Guns Will Keep Us Together and Assholes Finish First.
6- The house is creepy quiet when the dogs leave for vacation the day before we do.
7- Rosanne Cash is not only an amazing singer and songwriter, she is simply an amazing writer. Exhibit A is her new autobiography, Composed.
8- People who emphatically insist I'm not homophobic, I'm not homophobic, well, they pretty much are...