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Good things: Movie songs that make me move

You know those songs that you hear and you automatically think of a scene in a movie that you love? No? Okay, maybe that's just me. But since we are talking about it, here is a scene from Beetlejuice that makes me want to dance and sing. Happy Friday!  

Mama Adventures

I really want to be a good person

     One of the first things I told Curls when she started kindergarten was, “You don't have to be friends with everybody. Just be nice.” And she has done remarkably well. She hears me yell at other drivers when we are on our way to school. She hears me swear when I drop something… Continue reading I really want to be a good person

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Movie Trailer Monday: Celeste and Jesse Forever

Hubs and I rented Celeste and Jesse Forever this weekend. It's the story of Celeste (Rashida Jones) and Jesse (Andy Samberg) as a recently separated married couple. They have been best friends since high school and still hang out every day. Jesse lives in the studio behind Celeste's house because he is unemployed. Their friends… Continue reading Movie Trailer Monday: Celeste and Jesse Forever

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Good things: NYX Cosmetics

I'm not much of a makeup girl.  When I was in college I was mono brow girl with orange eye shadow (not pretty).  As I get closer to Cougarville, I have gotten more confidence and excited about makeup.  I have thankfully been introduced to threading (highly recommend over waxing) so I now have two eyebrows.… Continue reading Good things: NYX Cosmetics

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I’m “that” Mom

     My Curls is very smart. She has got mad math skills. Her reading is, in my opinion, way above her grade level. And don't get me started on her spelling. Red is equally awesome. He was potty trained in three days. He sleeps in his own bed like a big boy. And he… Continue reading I’m “that” Mom

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Movie Trailer Monday: Kick-Ass 2

I have mentioned numerous times that I really, really like super hero movies. Kick-Ass is no different. Kick-Ass is the black sheep to the Marvel and DC comic superheroes. And I love the underdog no matter what. For those who haven't seen the first Kick-Ass movie, it involved a nerdy high school teenage boy (Aaron… Continue reading Movie Trailer Monday: Kick-Ass 2

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     When I have writer's block, I do one of two things. I either clean or shop. During a recent bout of writer's block, I came upon the website ThinkGeek. And it was like I found the mother ship and it wanted to take me home. This website has anything and everything a geek… Continue reading ThinkGeek