Monthly Archives: December 2012

D.O.A.’s Favorite Films of 2012

These were my favorite films this year: 1.    The Hunger Games I went in not liking any of the casting and fearing they wouldn’t get anything right.  Every character was perfect and I was drawn into the world as soon … Continue reading

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Man of Steel Superman has always been my favorite super hero.  I felt sorry for him losing his family, and happy for him gaining a wonderful foster family in the Kents.  He never swayed from doing the right thing in my years … Continue reading

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Happy End Times Day!

If you ever saw the movie “On the Beach”  you will recall the sad camera panning through an Australian town to the tune of “Waltzing Matilda” and this banner: Since the eastern side of the world is still with us, … Continue reading

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DOA’s Toss it in the Crockpot Stew

I make this stew mostly for my husband.  He likes it so much I feel guilty taking any away from him.  Maybe he just gets tired of his chips and dip now and then 🙂   I started out making my … Continue reading

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Card Making Ho Ho Ho

I am making my own Christmas cards for the first time.  I’m not sure what the recipients will think of them but it beats the Kmart specials I’ve been sending for the past few years.  This is so much fun.  … Continue reading

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Tantalizing Song Fragment

You may know that I have dabbled in scrapbooking for a few years now.  I confess I spend a bit more time treasure hunting for interesting page embellishments than I do composing actual pages.  One of the things I love … Continue reading

Posted in Maggie by my Side, reference questions, song fragments, song lyrics