Author Archives: Gina

Virtual Fun For Your Kids

Virtual Fun For Your Kids

Are you running out of activities to do at home with your kids? I’ve got something for you to check out. So many events/activities have been cancelled or postponed. As we are encouraged to stay at home, there are many businesses that are doing “virtual” activities online. The Convention and Visitor’s Bureau has a great…Read more »

Sunday Night Movies Coming Back!

Sunday Night Movies Coming Back!

The CBS network has decided to bring back Sunday Night Movies. The movies will begin on May 3 and will run for about five weeks. CBS plans to air some of Paramount’s most famous titles like Forrest Gump, Titanic, Mission Impossible and Indiana Jones and The Last Crusade. The last time CBS aired a Sunday…Read more »

The “cats out of the bag”, we now know what Lady Gaga has been working on. She joined Jimmy Fallon to share the news last night on The Tonight Show. Another huge virtual concert is happening and this time Lady Gaga is in charge. One World: Together At Home will stream live on Saturday, April 18th (7pm…Read more »

Snickerdoodle Failure

Snickerdoodle Failure

Big cooking fail in my kitchen over the weekend. Every weekend I’ve made some sort of sweet treat. Probably out of boredom. My waistline didn’t need anything. Comfort food, I’m sure. Anyway, I decided to make snickerdoodle cookies. I found a decent recipe online that said “soft easy snickerdoodles” in minutes. It was a straight…Read more »

Learning A New Talent

Learning A New Talent

According to TMZ, people are taking music and voice lessons online while at home in quarantine. Music lessons from New York’s “Music To Your Home” and “Lessonface” report that many Americans are using their time in isolation to learn a new instrument or work on their voices. Ultimate Voice Builder, Gary Catona who helped Renee Zellweger sing…Read more »

FREE HBO Streaming

FREE HBO Streaming

Starting today, April 3rd, HBO will make several of its titles available to stream for FREE for your enjoyment at home with no subscription required. You will now have unlimited access to 500 hours of programming via its HBO Now and HBO Go platforms. This is the first time HBO has made this volume of…Read more »

Virtual Babysitting

Virtual Babysitting

Here’s an interesting concept for parents who are working from home and can’t get much done because the kiddos are bored.  I’m not even sure parents would want to do this. However, there is a website called Care.com, which does virtual babysitting. Parents can hire a childcare worker to play with and entertain their kid(s)…Read more »

A Comforting Song

A Comforting Song

There is only so much information that my brain can take in about the Covid 19 virus. Lots of information to digest every day and in some instances it’s changing hourly. So last night I chose to detach from television and find a quiet place to just chill. That place happened to be my bedroom.…Read more »

#Take Out Tuesday

#Take Out Tuesday

Nebraska Governor Pete Ricketts has proclaimed every Tuesday in April “Take-Out Tuesday” in an effort to support the industry taking one of the largest financial hits from the coronavirus and restrictions on large gatherings. Our Governor said ways to help include ordering takeout or buying a gift card from a local restaurant to help soften…Read more »

At Home Concert with Garth & Trisha on CBS

Many musicians have been doing concerts from home. One that has been very popular is Garth Brooks and his wife Trisha Yearwood. So popular, they crashed the internet (so to speak) with 5.2 million viewers. So the couple went to CBS so they could reach out to a larger audience. What 5.2 million isn’t enough?…Read more »