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Favorite Color: red (#e80000)
Scents: fresh mown grass; fresh brewed coffee; leather
Flowers: tulips
Board Games: Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit
Video Games: Candy Crush, Soda Crush, Bejeweled, Ms. Pac-Man, Legend of Zelda
Sports: shopping
Sports Teams: San Antonio Spurs (basketball), Houston Rockets (basketball)
Outdoor Activities: Looking for a parking space at Whole Foods
TV Shows: Suits, The Barefoot Contessa, True Blood, The Big Bang Theory, Pit Boss, My Cat From Hell, Mystery Diners
Movies: Clerks, Pulp Fiction, The Women, Allegro Non Troppo
Actors: Al Pacino, Dustin Hoffman, Benecio Del Toro, Harvey Keitel, Gary Sinise
Actresses: Norma Shearer, Meryl Streep, Isabella Rosellini, Angelica Huston
Music: John Newman, Dzejan Loncarevic, Gibonni, Prljavo Kazaliste, Acoustic Alchemy, Paul Taylor, Scorpions, Guns N Roses, Aerosmith
Magazines: Bon Appetit, Texas Monthly, Country Living
Books/Authors: Ivo Andric (Bridge on the Drina), Robert Jensen (UT-Austin Journalism Professor), Sue Grafton (Kinsey Milhone Alphabet series), Janet Evanovich (Stephanie Plum Novels), R.E. Donald (Hunter Rayne Highway Mystery series), Mark Gimenez
Cereals: Fruit Loops, Grape Nut Flakes, Cream of Wheat
Fruits: Oranges, bananas, cherries
Snack Foods: White cheddar cheese, thin water crackers, Luna Bars (especially Lemon Zest), Fig Newtons, fresh cherries
Cookies: Sand Tarts from The House of Pies on Kirby; Black and White Cookie from Katz’s Deli on Westheimer
Candy Bars: Snickers, Payday, Three Musketeers
Alcoholic Drinks: Kamikazes
Non-Alcoholic Drinks: Iced tea, Maxwell House coffee with hazelnut coffee creamer, Diet Cherry Pepsi, Diet Dr Pepper
Shoe Brand: Stuart Weitzman, Nicole, Van Eli, Naturalizer, Bass
Mac or PC: PC (Sony Vaio EH11 16-inch; Fujitsu Lifebook T5010 13-inch), and Mac (MacBook Pro 2009 17-inch)

Updated 10-17-2015.

My Addictions

Latest Read

The Accused

The Accused by Mark Gimenez

I love everything Mark has written so far. It iss all about lawyers and Texas. Two things near and dear to my heart!

Ear Wax


Tribute” by John Newman

First heard Love Me Again on Suits and had to find it. Ended up buying the entire album. Think Elvis meets Adele.

It Movie\\’d Me

The Women (1939)

The Women (1939)” (George Kukor)

The original is awesome; do not even bother to watch the remake. The dressing room scene between Joan Crawford and Norma Shearer? Best catfight EVER!