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Back in the saddle again

I’ve recovered from my lapse of housewife living last week. Toronto, I think I love you. You were good for my soul. A short but sweet vacation from cooking and cleaning – just riding the subway and hanging out with people who once knew me by my maiden name and allowed me to talk incessantly. 845 more words

Double Feature #19 - Dazed and Confused and Almost Famous

On this week’s post, I wanted to dig into some coming of age stories. I’ve covered films with coming of age elements before, but I’ve never focused on it as a specific type of genre. 4,793 more words


Tiny Dancer: Elton John; Tim McGraw; John Frusciante

Hello there! This is the third installment in our new feature: “Tim’s Cover Story Goes To The Movies.” In this series, we discuss a famous song that makes an important contribution to a major movie. 3,765 more words

Rock And Roll

The second longest post I've written.

Today was a hot one, sticky and varnished with humid sweat. It just sits here in the South baffled at the idea of you being upright and productive. 802 more words


Celebrate National Sunglasses Day With These Movie Posters

Today is National Sunglasses Day and everyone on Twitter and Instagram is celebrating by sharing pictures of themselves – or their children – sporting shades. It may be happening on Facebook as well, but we’ll only know in two or three days when the News Feed surfaces those posts. 603 more words

Almost Famous...

My grandson said to me the other day while he was sitting at my desk,

“Grandma you’re famous.”

“No, honey, I’m not”, I said.

“But… Grandma, you’ve been in a magazine”. 103 more words


Almost Famous Great Northern, Manchester

Almost Famous wasn’t actually our first choice today, I’d originally had plans on visiting Reds True BBQ, in the time between making the reservation and coming to Manchester, they updated their menu, which lacked all the things we were planning on having. 539 more words

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