I always look forward to the Movie Monday Challenge and this month I decided to try something completely different. Something I’ve never tried before. Something a little “out there”. Something a little, shall we say, destructive? Today I’m going to give DIY glass etching a try!
Recently this white girl listened to Americanah, by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and wow was it great. There are just so many things about this novel to share with you that I’ve kind of been stuck and unable to write about it. So many thoughts, emotions, and questions that I guess I’m just going to dive in and share.
Woot woot! It’s Movie Monday and I’m super excited to share with you a special DIY soft photo book I made for Favorite Pixie. As you know, I love, love, love being a Nana, but the sometimes the long distance thing is a bit challenging. This month’s challenge was the perfect opportunity to address the frustration!
I clearly remember watching Fly Away Home with the Warriors years ago. We loved it and watched it over and over again. So when this month’s Movie Monday challenge theme was “KIDS” I knew right away which movie to choose. 🙂
I wonder what is the fascination with Civil War drama? Is it the culture? The dresses? The “society”? Or is it the history? The slavery? The horror? In the spirit of The Kitchen House, and Glory Over Everything by Kathleen Grissom comes Sister of Mine by Sabra Waldfogel. A Civil War Story about family, and sisterhood despite the overwhelming racial issues of… Read More
The spinning lantern, or wishing machine, that P.T. Barnum makes for his daughter, Caroline’s birthday was one of my favorite parts of the movie – The Greatest Showman. Along with ALL of the music, and All of the dancing, and ALL of the story 🙂 Let’s just say I loved it and am so excited to share how you can… Read More