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Top ten chick flicks for smart women

Top ten chick flicks for smart women

It’s no secret that chick flicks have a bad name. They conjure images of teary women and irritated boyfriends who are only watching Sleepless in Seattle because their girlfriends pressured them into enduring two hours of romance and comedy. Smart…

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Tips to play Bar (Barre) Chords on Guitar

So a first few songs have been mastered, Wonderwall or Time of Your Life for example. Kudos, as most people don’t even get that far. Really, most people who pick up a guitar quit when it starts to get a…

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How to Tune a Banjo by Joff Lowson

How to Tune a Banjo by Joff Lowson

When you talk about tuning in musical terms, it is preparing your instrument to be at the precise pitch when you start to play it. Whether you are part of a group of musicians or pursuing a musical career alone,…

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Gun control debate is a paradox in the United States?

Gun control debate is a paradox in the United States?

The shootings occurring in various schools within the United States took a wicked turn for the worst with most of the killings. Now the issue of gun control was a threat not only isolated communities, but to the multitudes of…

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Best horror movies of past era

Evil Dead Trilogy

There are so many amazing horror movies that it’s hard to put them on a list and nearly impossible to put them into some kind of chronological order. At the same time one person’s idea of a great horror film…

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Travelers guide to finding fine art in Reno

Travelers Guide to Finding Fine Art in Reno

Most people don’t think of Reno as a place to find fine art. The fact is that chances to see and buy art abound in galleries, an art museum and at an international art auction. Artists Lofts Area The conversion…

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Best women’s purses and handbags for travel

What is the best style of purse for travel? Well, girls going to the beach on Maui will have a different answer than women slumming around on the Paris Metro. A straw tote is perfectly adequate for beach chic, but…

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Patrick Swayze biography – impressive acting career

Patrick Swayze biography - impressive acting career

Patrick Swayze is a three time Golden Globe nominated actor who is best known for his leading man roles in Ghost and Dirty Dancing. His handsome looks, talent and charm have earned him the status of a pop culture icon.…

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Persepolis – French film based on graphic novelist Marjane Satrapi

Marjane Satrapi is an Iranian-born writer/illustrator now living in France. Persepolis is based on her 2003 autobiographical book (graphic novel) of the same name. With the 2007 animated film Persepolis, Satrapi created a world that transcends cultures, and manages to…

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How to prepare lips for flawless lip color

How to prepare lips for flawless lip color

Lips are always exposed to the elements but are often neglected when it comes to skincare. Lips, like the face, need to be exfoliated regularly and moisturized daily. Facial care preps the skin for flawless makeup, just as lip care…

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