Star-Studded

Angie Celebration, Champagne, Entertainment, Family, Friends, Fun, Los Angeles, Movies, Party, Shows, Stars, Traditions 2 Comments

“What did Dom Perignon say to fellow monks after he invented champagne? … ‘Come quickly, I am tasting the stars.’”  ~John Green Dear Universe, I’ve always liked watching the Oscars. The glitz, the glamour, the fashion, the speeches… The friendly betting. For years, my family and I have had an Oscar pool.  We pretend it’s for big bucks, but really …

Holy Hallmark!

Angie Believe, Comfort, Entertainment, Escape, Faith, Holidays, Hope, Love, Magic, Miracles, Movies, Winter 0 Comments

Dear Universe, I have a confession.  Don’t judge me.  (Well, I know you won’t.) These past several days I have been sucked into a Hallmark Holiday Movie Marathon. Yes, I said several days.  And yes, I asked you not to judge! How did this happen, you ask? Well, it was the perfect storm of ingredients. This past weekend, I was …

Film Frenzy!

Angie Balance, Entertainment, Escape, Inspiration, London, Movies, Relaxation 0 Comments

Dear Universe, I love movies.  I love watching them in the theater or in the comfort of my home, in sweats, under blankets. I like watching new films, foreign films, indie films, classic films and just favorite ones that never get old.  I like when friends recommend movies for me too.  (In fact, recently I was on a mission to …

The Great Gatsby

Angie Books, Entertainment, Fun, Going Out, Inspiration, Movies, Past 0 Comments

“So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past.” ~The Great Gatsby Dear Universe, I still think it’s funny that I didn’t read F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby in high school or even in college as an English major.  I didn’t even read it when one of my brothers handed me his copy and …

Freebies

Angie Appreciation, Chocolate, Food, Friends, Fun, Going Out, Movies, Opportunity 1 Comment

Dear Universe, I like free things.  Well really, who doesn’t? I like the free beauty samples that the friendly checkout girl at my drugstore always includes when she’s packing my items.  These last couple of months I’ve scored shampoo, conditioner, hair treatments, toothpaste and lotion. I like when you place an online order and the package arrives with perfume or …