Hello there! It seems like its been quite some time since I've sat down and truly wrote out a post. I'm in a bit of an inspirational rut at the moment, and there's also a post or two I'm way behind on posting. (The series of books I'm reading each month, anyone?) But I figured,…Read more Get to know me: 25 “facts” about me
*I recently remembered I had another blog I had started years and years ago. This was the only post I had written, and part of me is really ashamed at my writing. However, I have been blogging for a year now, and I thought this would be an interesting way of celebrating that. (Plus, I'm…Read more Writing from 2011 ….
This is by far my family's favorite movie to watch during Christmas time. I've watched it for as long as I can remember. And frankly, I think this version is better than any I've ever seen. Michael Caine is an incredible Scrooge, I think. But maybe I'm just biased. I can't accurately explain it, but…Read more Days of Cheer: The Muppet’s Christmas Carol
Well, hi. Sorry I'm becoming less and less consistent. The closer it gets to Christmas, the more and more I have to do, and the less of a priority blogging becomes. But some of my most favorite things are coming up, so stay tuned! Santa and Rudolph Okay, let's be real here: who doesn't watch…Read more Days of Cheer: Santa and Rudolph, The Grinch, and The Christmas Song
Making Gingerbread Houses One of my most favorite things about the Christmas season, is decorating gingerbread houses. I don't have the time to make everything from scratch, so pre-made kits are absolutely wonderful. Of course, I don't quite have the patience for sticking the house together. In fact, by the time it's all assembled, I've…Read more Days of Cheer: Gingerbread Houses and National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation
One of my family's favorite movies to watch during Christmas time is Home Alone. We just love it. During this time of year, we try to watch as many movies as a family as possible, and Home Alone is always one of them. As I've gotten older, I've begun to understand the clear messages and…Read more Days of Cheer: Home Alone
One of my most favorite holiday movies of all time is White Christmas with Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye. First off, I just love classic movies like that. Movies with big show-stopping dance numbers and music by Irving Berlin. Second, what is Christmas time, if "I'm dreaming of a white Christmas" isn't looping through your head? Here…Read more Days of Cheer: “White Christmas”