Good viewing, good doing

Went to see The Blind Side yesterday. When the 4th season of The Wire aired on HBO, the main story line focused on four middle school boys, who, in all likelihood, were headed… Continue reading

My Christmas Gift to You

My Christmas gift to you:  Read the quote, identify the correct movie and collect 1 Frequent Fun Point for each correct answer. “Because for a limited time only, Glamour Shots by Deb are… Continue reading

My Highly Unanticipated Movie Picks for the Aughts

(But, hey, it just might give you some ideas for weekend viewing.) Disclosure:  I hate going to movie theaters.  Can’t stand phones ringing, babies crying, people talking, chewing, etc.  It is rare that… Continue reading

The Junk Drawer – 2

[odds & ends too brief for a post, too lengthy for Twitter] Don’t look at me cross-eyed or overuse CAPS in a Tweet asking me for a follow.  Bossy Tweets are so persuasive… Continue reading

Jingle in my Heart

“The wind is low the birds will sing that you’re a part of everything…” When Ben was little he had a bunch of flannel receiving blankets affectionately referred to as The Bear Night-Nights. … Continue reading

The Junk Drawer

[odds & ends too brief for a post, too lengthy for Twitter] I attended ITA Dec 6 – 9 in Palm Springs.  What a wonderful group of people and a spectacular line up… Continue reading

Vampires: Rockin’ It Old School

Damn sexy, narcotic, undead and forever popular. If you’ve got a TV series, book series, movie-based-on-the-book series and you’ve got a vampire, you are driving it to the bank by the truckload. And… Continue reading

Gratitude, soul boost and the ducklings are safe

How many charities ask if possibly you are giving too much?  One of mine, the Poor Clares, asked me that recently. I’m not evangelizing here…but merely sharing what a delight this small community… Continue reading