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44 Things: Q2

Goodness… we’re tripping right along into the end of March, aren’t we?  How did that happen?  I was feeling unsuccessful in my 44 Things: Q2, until I looked at it.  I guess I’m not doing too badly – which is what happens when you simply document “things to look forward to” with a few added… Continue reading 44 Things: Q2

General Book Talk · Happiness · Stuff About Me

What’s Making Me Happy 2/28/13

Wow.  Last day of February.  Did that fly by, or was it just me? I have a bunch of things that are making me happy, so here’s my list for you to read as February winds down… Tomorrow is the start of “meteorological” spring!  It hasn’t been a horrible winter, but winter always makes spring… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy 2/28/13

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What’s Making Me Happy 2/9/13

Feeling uninspired in the blogging area, so thought I’d pull out this old standby.  Can always find something to be happy about!   Almost done reading “The Great Gatsby” for book club! I listened to the audio years ago and it’s amazing how little I remember, once again affirming that I remember feelings more than… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy 2/9/13

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Award Shows Reflections

Sunday night the Golden Globes were awarded, and before that, on Thursday the nominees for the Oscars came out.  Ah.  Good stuff.  So, of course, award shows cause me to reflect and make lists – of what I’ve seen, what I want to see, and what is not worth my time!  Isn’t the same true… Continue reading Award Shows Reflections

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Movie Thoughts

I don’t think there’s ever been a year when I’ve seen all of the Best Picture nominations before the Academy Awards.  Until this year!  Chalk it up to living near the best theatre in Rochester, some time on my hands, and a love of movies!  I’ll attempt to give my thoughts about the nominees below.… Continue reading Movie Thoughts

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Ah, Oscar Season!

This morning the nominations were announced and you’d better believe it was the first thing I read!  As I’ve said before, the Academy Awards are like my Superbowl! Nine movies are nominated for Best Picture and I have seen seven of them – so far.  One more is in my possession to watch on DVD… Continue reading Ah, Oscar Season!

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Coffee, Scones, and Colin Firth…

Greetings all!  This is Sarah… My maiden voyage post! Today has been a FAB day! Danette and I have the day off- Hooray!  What a wonderful end to the week!  The day has been full of coffee, yummy scones (made by Danette), a mall walk, a quick peruse through Barnes and Noble, and a trip… Continue reading Coffee, Scones, and Colin Firth…