Monthly Archives: July 2013

Saving Mr. Banks

Via Word and Film, two of my favorite entities in the universe, Walt Disney and P.L. Travers, author of Mary Poppins, star in a December release “Saving Mr. Banks.”  The film is about Walt attempting to get film rights to … Continue reading

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Coming to the Small Screen This Fall!

I don’t watch television at all in the summer, but we’re halfway to fall when potentially exciting new programs will debut.  And favorites will return, yay!   I only watch genre television shows, and they’re the same genres that I read:  … Continue reading

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July in the Garden

Winter finally left. Heat is da bomb.  My vegetables love it except the peas.  My main project this year aside from growing veggies is to move everything inside my fenced area.  It will be a lot easier to maintain all … Continue reading

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Through the Looking Glass?

Coming Soon.Net reports that a sequel to the Alice in Wonderland film with Mia Wasikowska and Johnny Depp is in the works.  I’m not sure who all is signed on but Mia and JD are the key players for me. … Continue reading

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To Oz!

I watched the Wizard of Oz every year for its annual telecast since I was quite young.  I never saw it in color until I was in my 20s because we didn’t have color TV at home. I know.  What … Continue reading

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Happy Fourth of July!

I wanted to just put in a quick entry with a cute picture but there were too many to pick from so below we have a fine selection of Fourth of July Greetings.            

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