Saturday, 19 December 2015

I'm just gonna say it...

Lela Markham
Lela Markham says “I'm just gonna say it... via @pfiala
pjfiala.com — So, I'm about to confess something I've kept hidden from many people.  Jeggings are awesome.  Now that it's out there, I do feel better.   Let me explain.  A few years ago, when Jeggings first came out, I had a girlfriend, Cindy, (I call her that because that's her name) rant a bit about the fact that jeggings were stupid.  "Pick a pant" she said.  "You either want to wear leggings or you want to wear jeans - shouldn't be both."  I had no idea what she was talking about…

Rihanna Donates $1.75M to Barbados Hospital in Honor of Late Grandmother

Russell Brooks
Russell Brooks says “And Now, Ladies and Gentlemen, A Breath of Fresh Air.”
www.vibe.com — With the holidays here, Rihanna is indeed in the spirit of giving. The Unapologetic singer donated $1.75 million (BDS$3.5 million) to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Bridgetown, Barbados, by way of three pieces of hospital equipment. The donation came from the Clara Lionel Foundation, named for her grandparents Lionel Brathwaite and the late Clara Brathwaite. To Rihanna's fanbase, Clara Brathwaite is known as "Gran Gran Dolly." The Barbados bred singer often shares tweets about he…

Progress! *hack cough wheeze*

Charles Yallowitz
Charles Yallowitz says “Progress! *hack cough wheeze*”
So we're getting close to completion, but still not 100% certain it will be ready to go by the weekend or Christmas.  Fingers are crossed though.  At least when I'm not s…

The Voting Form

Jay Spencer Green
Jay Spencer Green says “Last chance to vote! Voting for the best indie book of 2015 closes tomorrow.”
If you haven't voted yet, here's the form for the ReadFree.ly shortlist for the 50 Best Indie Books of 2015. Don't forget that you can vote three times (hint, hint).…

Win a new Kindle Fire!!

JD Lovil
JD Lovil says “Win a new Kindle Fire!! via @jdlovil Enter as shown now!”
• Beautiful 7" IPS display (171 ppi / 1024 x 600) and fast 1.3 GHz quad-core processor. Rear and front-facing cameras. • All-new Amazon Underground, a one-of-a-kind app store …

United We Stand

Sarah E. England
Sarah E. England says “United We Stand”
This is a first for the Bingergread Cottage. Today I am welcoming a group and as they couldn't all fit on the magic carpet, I have used it myself to come to a meeting in a con…