Posted in December 2012

STAR WARS Episode II~ The Leering Lothario

STAR WARS Episode II~ The Leering Lothario

As we continue with the implausible romance of Padme Amidala and Anikin Skywalker, we are at least comforted by the fact that they are now both adults….Sort of. The man-boy Anikin is now played by Hayden Christensen, who looks like he is still much younger than Natalie Portman-who doesn’t appear to have aged at all. … Continue reading

Daily Prompt~ That Stings!

Daily Prompt-That Stings Franz Kafka said, “we ought to read only books that bite and sting us.” What’s the last thing you read that bit and stung you? I have to admit, I don’t read a lot of books anymore.  My life is such that work, newlywedism, a puppy and blogging don’t leave a lot … Continue reading

Daily Prompt Immortalized In Stone

Today’s Daily Prompt~  Your personal sculptor is carving a person, thing or event from the last year of your life. What’s the statue of and what makes it so significant? This year, on the 5th of May, I finally married my one true love, almost 29 years after he asked me be his bride the … Continue reading

Daily Prompt. GIMME!

Today’s Daily Prompt:  Was there a special gift or toy you wanted as a child, but never received? What was it. Well, actually there were two.  Like just about every girl on the planet, I wanted an Easy Bake Oven~ I never did get one.  But I did get to rock a similar hairstyle for many … Continue reading

An Xceptional Xmas Poem

An Xceptional Xmas Poem

Twas the morn before Christmas Just a Monday for us Preparing for work, No turkey to truss *** Dear husband stayed home The company system is down He’ll kill zombies, make merry And play with the hound *** I’m getting ready to leave then the dog started to yap “What is it dumb dog?” “Oh … Continue reading

The World’s Most Delectable Pear

The World’s Most Delectable Pear

No matter what your beliefs regarding Christmas, it’s undeniable that the holiday season is full of delights for all of our senses.  The sights, the sounds,  smells and  tastes surrounding Christmas are really a wonder people of  all ages. The lights, the music, the glittery snow and all the sparkly things are a joy to … Continue reading

Wonder Mutt’s First Winter Wonderland!~Yay~!

Well, you know Mr The Cheeky Diva and I have a puppy.  Daisy the Wonder Mutt.  She was born last February, and until yesterday, had never seen snow before.  Here she is, isn’t she a charmer? Well, yesterday, we got more snow than I’ve seen myself in a while.  I really hate snow.  I’m not … Continue reading

Daily Prompt~Just a dream. Whew!!!!

Daily Prompt~Just a dream. Whew!!!!

Today’s DP Challenge:  You’re having a nightmare, and have to choose between three doors. Pick one, and tell us about what you find on the other side. What a perfect time to tell you all about a nightmare I actually did have a few months ago.  Many of you know that I recently got married … Continue reading

Thursday Haiku Madness!  Goodbye Cruel World!

Thursday Haiku Madness! Goodbye Cruel World!

Well, hello again, for the last time, or would that be goodbye?  Doesn’t really matter, does it?  The world ends tomorrow, so this is the last EVER Thursday Haiku Madness hosted by your fake friend The Cheeky Diva.  YAYYYYYYY!!!!!!!!! Hey!!! Don’t get so excited, people.  You are not off the hook just yet~ I expect … Continue reading