When I was ten, my brother and I went to the movies to see the first Star Wars. We weren't big theater-goers in our family, so this was a great treat. We were completely blown away, having never seen anything like that before on the big screen. Plus, I was only ten and hadn't… Continue reading The Force Awakens… Thirty-Eight-Year-Old Memories
Ever take long family trips in a car? Remember when those in-car screen systems became available? I've heard the stories from friends about listening to princess movies ad nauseam while driving across the country; anyone in the car measuring an age in double digits had to tough it out or suffer sharing that space with… Continue reading Star Wars- Listening Doesn’t Count
I don't know anyone who can top my mom-in-law's love of shopping for other people. No home can match the bounty you will find under her Christmas Tree. If you know her, you are remembered. As a goofy 18-year-old, I remember how surprised I was to be included in on her generosity- I had only… Continue reading On Holiday Movies and Generosity…
Because they think it is FUNNY to tell you SPOILERS about the shows you may be catching up on. THE TWERPS! No lie, The Boy and his friend texted me a bunch of things that would happen during the finale of "Agents of Shield." I'm still mad... Needless to say, I wasn't about to tell them… Continue reading Shhh… don’t tell the 14-Year-Old Boys I’m Watching Marvel’s “Agent Carter”
We don't go to the movie theater very often, no reason, we just do other things as a family. We go maybe once a year, twice, tops. We loved the show tonight! These are our "AAAAhhhh!!! When is the next Marvel movie coming out???!!!" faces. What's next? Another Captain America? Hulk? Guardians of the Galaxy?