Author Archives: Gina

Santa, I want “PJimmies”

Santa, I want “PJimmies”

I just love Jimmy Fallon. There is no way I can stay awake for his show. So during the early stages of the pandemic, I would tape his show and watch it the next day. For months, Jimmy was at home doing his show with his wife and kids. We got to see their house…Read more »

Oodles of Christmas Specials!

Oodles of Christmas Specials!

Tis’ the season for a good Christmas special or movie. I started to keep track of everything that is coming up for the holidays on television, but realized I was probably missing a bunch of shows. So I googled “Christmas Specials on TV for 2020” and while there were many websites to assist me in…Read more »

Virtual Events To Check Out

Virtual Events To Check Out

Here’s the Friday Fast Facts from the Lincoln Convention and Visitors Bureau. Most of the following events are virtual so you can join in from the comfort of your home. Virtual Santa Experience, The Love and Justice Concert: In Honor of Justice Ginsburg, Freedom Train at Harbor Coffee House, The Corky Canvas/Corky Boards Presents Kid…Read more »

A Christmas Song For Dogs

A Christmas Song For Dogs

There have been songs done by dog and cats. Now comes proof that Dog food company Tails.com has released the first-ever Christmas song for dogs. The song is called, Raise the Woof. The song also has a music video. The company describes the song as waggae…reggae designed to wag tails. The science behind the song uses over 500 sounds…Read more »

Get Your Lights Up Early!

Get Your Lights Up Early!

This may come as no surprise to you, but Psychologists say putting up your Christmas lights early may help folks who suffer from depression. I’ve seen lights going up all over town. It’s rather cheery! Especially during this pandemic time, we can use all the cheer we can get! Dr. Krystine Batcho, professor of psychology…Read more »

Get Paid to Watch 25 Christmas Movies in 25 Days!

Get Paid to Watch 25 Christmas Movies in 25 Days!

If you love Christmas movies, here’s the perfect job for you. Reviews.org is looking for someone to be their “Chief Holiday Cheermeister” and do a Christmas movie marathon for 25 straight days. You just have to watch one movie a day. That’s not so bad – right? You might be doing that already. You’re at…Read more »

For the “Foodies” on your Christmas List

For the “Foodies” on your Christmas List

Here’s something for all of you “foodies”. Mountain Dew has released a cookbook for all the cooks and lovers of Mountain Dew soda. The cookbook, titled the “Big Bold Book of Mountain Dew Recipes”, features 40 recipes from fans, by fans and enjoyed by fans. In the cookbook there are recipes of green pancakes, salsa,…Read more »

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Details

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade Details

I look forward to the Macy’s 96th Thanksgiving Day Parade every holiday.  This year, due to Covid, it’s going to be drastically different. There is no live crowd. The parade route will only be on 34th Street in front of the flagship store. A handful of Broadway shows (Hamilton, Jagged Little Pill, The Life and…Read more »

Setting A Record!

Setting A Record!

I love this feel-good story. It’s about a person who worked hard and had great success amidst some challenges. Chris Nikic is 21 years old and from Florida. He is the first person with Down syndrome to ever complete a full Iron Triathlon. Chris finished a 2.4 mile swim, 112 mile bike ride and 26.2…Read more »

Virtual Christmas Tree Selection

Virtual Christmas Tree Selection

Did you know that there’s now an app that will help you pick out your Christmas tree? I don’t know if this has happened to you, but you go to the store or tree farm to get a tree and when you get it home it doesn’t fit the spot where you had intended it…Read more »