Word Therapy

The Book isn’t Going to Write itself

The fastest way to get me to not do something is to tell me I HAVE to do it. For the past two months, since Curls started school, I have been struggling with finding the time to write. Homeschooling has taken over my life this school year and it has been a shock to my… Continue reading The Book isn’t Going to Write itself

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Movie Trailer Monday: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Director Wes Anderson is one of the most original directors of this generation. His films The Royal Tenenbaums, Fantastic Mr. Fox, and Moonrise Kingdom (by far my favorite) all have a unique sense of humor. His films attract Hollywood's finest with actors Bill Murray, Edward Norton, and Jason Schwartzman all making repeat appearances in his… Continue reading Movie Trailer Monday: The Grand Budapest Hotel

Good Things

Hey Ladieeeeeeeessssss

As I make the last of the trek that is my thirties, I have become more and more aware of my health and the impact that I am leaving. Physical problems that I have had in the past few months have pointed me towards eating better and reading more ingredients on the food I am… Continue reading Hey Ladieeeeeeeessssss

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Movie Trailer Monday: Dear Mr. Watterson

I grew up reading the comic Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson. I loved the relationship between the young and precocious Calvin with his tiger doll Hobbes (who was real to him). Calvin pushes everybody's buttons, most of all his mom and dad. He is arrogant, philosophical, and sometimes even genius. Hobbes is there to… Continue reading Movie Trailer Monday: Dear Mr. Watterson

Mama Adventures · Word Therapy

KISS

I home school Curls. Hubby and I made the decision before she started school that we wanted her to attend a charter school (Thank you Waiting for Superman). The charter school in our city has a uniform dress code, has a heavy focus on science and math when the kids get in the higher grades,… Continue reading KISS

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Movie Trailer Monday: The Book Thief

Today's trailer is for a movie that is based on a book that I have just started reading. It is about little girl Liesel who is living in Germany during WWII. The book is narrated by Death. I have not watched this trailer because I don't want any spoilers to ruin my reading. But I… Continue reading Movie Trailer Monday: The Book Thief

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Enough

Liking something. Deleting somebody. Blocking, posting, commenting, and tagging are all terms that a lot of us have first hand knowledge of in this social media world. Facebook is a giant that allows us to find friends, companies we like, news, and anything else you can think of. But it also makes people like me… Continue reading Enough