Good Things Come In 8s – Movie Edition

Photo: Warner Bros. Last week I wrote about songs turning 10 and 20 in 2018, so this week I decided to do the same for film. During my research, I often found myself shocked that films I thought came out decades apart were actually released in the same year. (Spice World and Pleasantville are the…

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Knock, Knock. Are You Listening?

Tirachard Kumtanom / Pexels Do you ever find yourself struggling to stay focused during conversation? Sometimes, you can’t help yourself but let your mind wander off when you’re supposed to be fully engaged with others. Everyone, including myself, is guilty of doing this whether it’s out of being sleep deprived and tired, information overload or…

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Good Things Come In 8s – Song Edition

Youtube/ET I’ve noticed more and more articles popping up recently about music and movies of my childhood celebrating important anniversaries. While my first reaction is usually disbelief (there’s no way time flies that fast!) I then immediately have to go and re-experience the song or movie for nostalgia’s sake. And while Saving Private Ryan and Lady…

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ICYMI: ‘Trading Spaces’ is Back!

I was counting down the days for this past weekend’s “Trading Spaces” 2018 edition, and let me just say that I was not disappointed at all! As I have said in an earlier “Get to know Jeeah & Kourtney” post, I’m addicted to binge-watching certain channels, including HGTV, during the weekend. I have to say…

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Dining Alone – King Street Edition

Pexels Happy Easter and April Fool’s Day! Hope everyone spent some quality time with loved ones on this beautiful day. With the weather slowly (but surely) warming up — even with the occasional spring showers along the way — I am quite excited about resuming my excursions in and around Old Town, Alexandria. I know some people…

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April Motivations

Although it hardly feels like it around these parts, spring is officially here. Warmer temperatures always make me more motivated, and April is a great time to accomplish things I’ve been putting off all winter. Here are a few things I’m planning to cross off my to-do list this month: 1. Stop eating fast food…

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Bollywood 101 – ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’

It’s Sunday Funday! What better way is there than to watch movies to calm your frazzled mind before heading back to work the next day? With an endless array of movies available at your fingertips 24/7, thanks to Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, iTunes, and the likes, for someone who is a movie-junkie, it is heavenly. Binge-watching…

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Our Take on ‘The Death of Stalin’

We are of the generation where when we were born, the good old Soviet Union was still alive though slowly inching towards its demise. With the eventual dissolution of USSR in 1991, where Russia emerged in its aftermath, who would have thought we would be back talking about U.S. vs. Russia in 2018? With this…

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Top 3 Fast Food Joints

Fries, anyone? / pexels.com We’ve been mostly writing posts about how to maintain a healthy lifestyle so far, but there comes a time where everyone needs to take a break. Call it a cheat day or treat-yo-self day, but today we’re going to have some fun and share our top three fast food joints. Fast-casual…

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