Friday Five: Favorite Movies

Inspired by a meme on Facebook, the five movies I could watch over and over. And I have. In no particular order…     1. The Goonies   2. Beverly Hills Cop 3. Jumpin’ Jack Flash 4. Halloween (the original) 5. Friday The 13th (original) although the remake with Jared Padalecki is quite nice! What…

What I’d Want For Christmas If I Were A…

If I were a young girl I would want all the Monster High stuff. Books, videos, dolls, clothes, scooters, bikes…I’d want it all! I love the Monster High dolls and haven’t ever gotten one as an adult! If I were a young woman with long hair again, I would want all those funky curling irons.…

Top Ten Guilty Pleasures: Television

This is what I’m watching these days! I went from not watching daytime TV to becoming transfixed by Lifetime’s sitcom lineup! These are in no particular order… New Adventures of Old Christine Are they still running this? Because I’m not done with it. Frasier Law & Order Burn Notice Harry’s Law The Middle Justified Timothy…

My Three Words for 2011

I was inspired by this post by @IanMRountree on twitter. What will my three words for 2011 be?! Narrowing down an entire year to three words isn’t an easy thing to do! But here I go… Love for family and friends, and spread to everyone I encounter in real life and on line. Gratitude for…

Friday List: Happiness

I’m tying today’s list into yesterday’s Blog Gang outing. Here are 10 things that make me happy! Laughing with friends until my sides hurt and I’m certain I am going to pee my pants. Hearing the flap of the geese wings in the silence as they fly overhead. My family. An unsweetened iced tea from…

Happy Birthday, Jim! 10 things on 10/10/10

It’s got to be a magical day to have a birthday on, right? Ten is such a nice round number! I thought I’d wish Jim a happy happy birthday by listing 10 things I love about him! In no particular order… He’s a great dad. He’s coached little league forever. He’s encouraged the boys in…

World Gratitude Day

Over at BloggersUnite, it’s World Gratitude Day. I’m a big believer in being grateful for what you have. It’s really changed my outlook on life to concentrate on the great things I have instead of the things I want. Sometimes I use an app to list the things I’m grateful for. Or a notebook. Or…