Category: Slammin Jammin

I was minding my business, listening to suggested music on Amazon and it starts playing “Weird Al” Yankovic. I was reminded of a recent interview I saw of Weird Al and I was impressed by how humble he seemed despite his massive talent and success. Humility + Humor + Creativity + Zaniness is a great […]

Mom, all your expressions are Millenial expressions. No one my age says those things. – my Gen Z daughter Oh my god. I’m so out of touch. To me “Millenial” is young. Sigh. Oof! (I haven’t figured out what this one means because it’s used in so many different contexts). ~Quixe, Baby Gen X’er

I love, love, love the new collaboration between Labrinth, Sia, and Diplo (LSD, for short). Labrinth’s voice is so smooth. But when he belts his voice is oh-my-god so beautifully raspy. And you all know how much I love Sia. Check out my Sia posts here: I’m Alive Cloudy With a Chance Of_ SIA 5 […]

I spend a lot of time on YouTube. Way more than is reasonable, I’m sure.  I’ve cut way back since I started working full-time but I am subscribed to 30+ channels and watch many of them on a regular basis. It’s really hard to narrow it down to my favorites so I’ve decided at present […]

Crazy Ex- Girlfriend is really killing it with this season’s musical numbers.  The level of talent from the writers is out of this world.  The songs are catchy, humorous, and entirely relatable. Check these out (IMO, in order of ‘worst’ to ‘best’, though all of them are fantastic): Avoidance and Procrastination (Yah, I Can’t Relate…):  […]

The new season of Orange is the New Black is out on Netflix!!! I’m only 10 minutes in but I had to pause to share a mild spoiler that is making me fan-girl so badly! During one of Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” delusional fantasies she’s watching Cindy in a noir scene singing, “Sshh.. ssh, secret! Ssh, […]

My apologies for skipping last week’s post! My natural defense to life’s difficulties is to run and hide. We were informed by our landlord that we will have to move out of our rental in June because they want to sell the property. This sucks for multiple reasons: a great increase in housing costs for […]