This will be quick. I got some reality television to watch. Project Runway, Shear Genius and From G’s to Gents await. Okay, here’s the deal. I used to love MTV’s Run’s House (Tuesdays 10 p.m. Eastern) years ago when it first began. Now I have grown tired of Rev. Run, his wife and his kids (exception: … More Running Away from MTV’s ‘Run’s House’
For some reason, I knew a love like this wouldn’t last when we met nearly a year ago by way of the TLC reality television series, Jon and Kate Plus 8 (Mondays, 9 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. EST). Jon and Kate Gosselin, I admired your struggle to raise a set of twins and sextuplets and … More Revisiting TLC’s ‘Jon and Kate Plus 8’ (Update)
It’s been hotter than hell here in the NYC. I don’t do well in the heat; it just makes me more combative than usual — far too tempted to use my pimp hand. Because New York is not the place to do hard time, I stay inside and away from people. After having sequestered myself … More One of New York’s Unknown Legends Poses for Picture
As Bravo’s Project Runway contestants attempt to “make it work” as they cut, cry, and create what they hope to be winning garments indicative of their personal style as well as meeting the challenges’ requirements, 30-something Los Angeles-based bikini designer Ashley Paige struggles desperately to keep her dream alive and to stay in business in the … More It’s “Bikini or Bust” for Ashley Paige on New TLC Reality Show
For weeks it seemed, I tried to write a post on Tori Spelling and her hit Oxygen series, Tori and Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood. (Tuesdays, 10 p.m. EDT). I put some thoughts down on paper — some of them deep, many of them not-so-much. Enough with the procrastination disguised as writer’s block. Let me just get … More Settling in with ‘Tori and Dean: Home Sweet Hollywood’
Always looking to extend “The Ride” and to have fun in the process, I have decided to put my relatively new digital camera to use to create a Flickr webpage/photostream of my photos (example above). I am a budding nothing but I love f-ing around with I-Photo to see what my twisted mind can … More Want a Piece of Me? Get a Piece of “The Ride” Instead.
As I watched the finale of TV Land’s reality series/modeling competition, She’s Got the Look, I became increasing emotional as the remaining four contestants went through their final paces and expressed how the competition, in which women 35 plus compete for a modeling contract and a magazine cover, changed their lives. Here’s some of what … More OC Mom of 5, Tanya Hutchinson, Proves She’s Got the Look on TV Land’s Reality Series (UPDATE)