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First February Friday Film Footnotes

I know I have mentioned a few films in my past few posts, but thought I’d do a full-fledged Film Footnote.  It is Friday the First of February, after all. “The Impossible” – Saw this with Marissa at the late-late show on a Wednesday.  Before going, I read a bit about the family the movie is… Continue reading First February Friday Film Footnotes

Happiness

What’s Making Me Happy This Week 1/30/13

It’s been a few weeks… let’s see… Last week, two movies in the theatre – both great and worth seeing!  “The Impossible” with Marissa with Wehrenberg free popcorn Wednesdays and “Silver Linings Playbook” with Deadra with matinee junkies in the suburbs!  I can’t wait to see “Silver Linings Playbook” AGAIN.  I can’t wait to buy… Continue reading What’s Making Me Happy This Week 1/30/13

General Book Talk · Movies!

“It is a truth universally acknowledged…

that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.” 200 years ago on January 28, Pride & Prejudice was published in England.  200 years ago! I just finished reading Jane Austen’s final novel, “Persuasion.”  Austen doesn’t disappoint, but I”m afraid it can’t compare to “Pride & Prejudice.”… Continue reading “It is a truth universally acknowledged…

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40 Things (15)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, day 15!  Her topic for today is: 15) A book that I have read the most number of times Well, I don’t tend to re-read books too much (save the kiddo books I read when smaller), so the books I’ve read twice… Continue reading 40 Things (15)

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40 Things (14)

Following along with Boof’s 40 Day Challenge leading up to her 40th birthday, her next topic is: 14) A favourite 19th century novel I am going to be very unoriginal and say “Pride & Prejudice.” I love everything about Austen’s novel and will re-read it every few years forever. Easy peasy. #14 on my list… Continue reading 40 Things (14)

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40 Things (3)

Playing along with Boof’s 40 Day Book Challenge for her 40th birthday, day 3 – 3) A book with a favourite character I’m sure that there are others but last summer I read the book “Love Walked In” by Marisa de los Santos and I remember vividly that I wanted to be friends with Cornelia.… Continue reading 40 Things (3)