Ruby Tuesday

The Truth About Mascara

I found the best mascara – and it’s not why you think!

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World War II Veteran’s Remains Return Home to Minnesota

After being missing in action for 77 years, yesterday a fallen World War II veteran’s remains were returned home to Minnesota. USS Oklahoma Radioman Third Class Dante Tini, 19, died December 7, 1941, during the early morning attack at Pearl Harbor.

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Memorial Day

Memorial Day is Monday.  There are all kinds of fun things going on this weekend – Ole Oppe Fest,  the Memorial Day Parade, Awake The Grapes, special events at The Viking Speedway – not to mention that it’s frequently folks’ first opportunity to get back in the boat and enjoy the Alexandria lakes area.  Throw something on the grill, get …

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I Wrote A Blog Post. What Happened Next Will Blow Your Mind!

Girl with excited looking eyes has mind blown by what she learns in blog post.

Once upon a time, I decided to sit down and write a blog post.  The bad thing was, I had absolutely no ideas.

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Happy National Waitstaff Day – Be Sure To Tip Your Server!

May 21 is National Waitstaff Day, and the best way I can think to celebrate it is to have a frank discussion about tipping.   I’m going to say it:  15% is stingy.  Tip 20%. 

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Good News!! Mick Jagger Is Back In The Dance Studio! (Video)

A month ago, 75-year-old Mick Jagger gave us quite a scare.  As Billboard reported, Jagger underwent heart surgery – a valve procedure and a stent placement to treat blockage and weakened arteries.  Sadly, this caused the Rolling Stones to postpone their latest tour – No Filter.  The good news is this morning Mick posted a video of himself dancing!! He …

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Tim Conway, Rest In Peace.

Tim Conway passed away today.  A true comedic visionary, the world is a funnier place because he was in it.   Here’s to chaos, to a life well-lived, and laughter.   Thanks for all of the jokes, Tim.  

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The Internet Confuses Me: YouTube – James Charles vs. Tati

Beauty Gurus RULE YouTube.  Well, that and gamers.  And muckbangers, ASMRtists, unboxers, slime.  Okay, scratch that.  Beauty Gurus are an essential part of YouTube and the internet in general.  The Beauty Industry is a $445 Billion industry, and a review by one of the major Beauty Gurus can make or break a product launch, and in some cases, a whole company.

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Spring Allergies – A Radio Announcer’s Worst Nightmare

It’s hard to gesture loud enough for radio.  My hands don’t make a lot of noise, except for clapping, and that’s a terrible way to tell you that the Beatles are next.  So, Sunday, when I woke up with absolutely no voice, I knew I was in trouble.

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Parachute Day Was The Best

Think back to elementary school.  Do you remember that one day of the year you’d walk into gym class and instead of the regular racks of balls and the giant tub of smelly pinnies, you’d see an enormous pile of silky fabric in the middle of the gym?   A little jolt of electricity would go through the class as the …

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