7 Cyber Stocking Stuffers You Didn’t Know Existed!

I know, you got all excited because you thought that that’s a Monet painting. Gosh, thanks! Well, close. It’s all mine, with some creative photo editing. The photo is of Harrison’s Cave, Barbados – yep, RiRi’s haunts. Yes, I know Read More …

 

Surviving the audition!

True, the audition can be a daunting experience for many, and has been described as being akin to angina – cheat pain, shortness of breath, nausea, dizziness, etcetera – and the worst part is that there really is no universal Read More …

 

Ithaca and Itasca, 7 distinct differences

They sound similar, they are spelt confusingly similar, and they both have you scratching your head and knitting your brows going ”What is that, a new virus?” These are two different cities, located, in the USA, with very distinct characteristics. Read More …

 

When pain becomes pleasurable

Studies suggest that the brain chemical dopamine, the chemical interface between events and our emotional response, cannot distinguish well between a negative or positive stimulus. In other words, it is non-discriminatory when it comes to the pain / pleasure dichotomy. Read More …

 

Things to do in Chicago: Milonga at Barba Yanni

Tango in Chicago, check! Must repeat, check!……………absolutely LOVED it!! I recently attended a milonga at Barba Yanni restaurant, the venue for the regular Wednesday night dance. The host was quite charming, the people were so unpretentious, and the dancers were  Read More …