Monthly Archives: November 2014

Check Your Holiday Spirit at the Door….

I know I’ve used this song a few times, but it’s really the only one I can find that is so appropriate for so many situations… ~~~ Recently, I’ve run into two people like the ones in the video. Last … Continue reading

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My Kingdom For Some Stuffing

Okay, so I probably wouldn’t give an entire kingdom for stuffing (or dressing, depending on which part of the country you’re from), but I’m surely hoping that my latest experiments will turn out something edible. Maybe even good. Yum……….. You … Continue reading

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12 Dates of Christmas (movie review)

I first saw this 2011 movie last year. I hadn’t been sure what to expect. I was only familiar with two cast members, Jayne Eastwood who plays Gloria in Haven (one of my favorite things) and Amy Smart. As far … Continue reading

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My Feline ‘Breakfast Club’

It’s hard to believe that next year, The Breakfast Club (1985) will be thirty years old. I’m not sure how old it was when my youngest daughter found it on a movie channel, but she fell in love with it … Continue reading

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I Am, Officially, A Wimp

Last night, for the first time since I was fifteen, I went to a high school football game. The actual temperature was around twenty-seven degrees, but the windchill hovered near twenty. Knowing it was going to be really cold, like … Continue reading

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The Definition of a Hero

One of Webster’s definitions for hero is: a person who is admired for great or brave acts or fine qualities. I think that perfectly describes many, many soldiers throughout the world. Living in the USA, I’m especially proud of, and … Continue reading

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NaNoWriMo … and Detective Ed Winslow

It’s that time of year again … again. It seems like only a week or so ago that I was doing Camp NaNoWriMo to jump start A Cool Summer in Paradise, but I guess it’s actually been four months ago. … Continue reading

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Strange Addictions

Like niche segments of the population, I am addicted to television programs like Sleepy Hollow, Parenthood, and Haven. I’m also slightly addicted to brownies with lots of walnuts and chicken (not necessarily together). And is it sad that the first … Continue reading

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