Tag: Movies

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6 Ways I’m Keeping My Head Screwed On in August

Happy First Monday of August, friends! When I settled in my writing nook to compose this post, I had Anne Shirley’s quote, “I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers” running through my head…except I mentally replaced “Octobers” with “Augusts.” Not that August is my favorite month. It’s actually my least favorite, haha. But I’m trying–I’m really trying, y’all–to keep my upper … Read More 6 Ways I’m Keeping My Head Screwed On in August

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Women of Substance: LITTLE WOMEN

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links, meaning I receive a small commission if you make any purchase through links marked clearly with an asterisk, at no cost to you. Please read my full disclosure for more info. The 1994 adaptation of Little Women—the one starring Winona Ryder as the indomitable Jo March*–will always be my favorite Little Women. Watching it while we prepare our Thanksgiving dinner … Read More Women of Substance: LITTLE WOMEN

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Women of Substance, Part 2: OPHELIA

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links, meaning I receive a small commission if you make any purchase through links marked clearly with an asterisk, at no cost to you. Please read my full disclosure for more info. You may think you know my story. You’ve heard it ends in madness, hearts broken, blood spilled, a kingdom lost. That is a story, but it is … Read More Women of Substance, Part 2: OPHELIA

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Hey-Howdy-Hey, I’m Back!!!

(*waves enthusiastically*) Hi, guys!!! How’s everybody doing? We survived the first half of a year that feels like looking both ways before crossing the street and then getting hit by an airplane! WE ARE CHAMPIONS! As much as I love blogging, I have to say: I really needed that break. The first few weeks of June were a bit touch-and-go as far as Real Life was … Read More Hey-Howdy-Hey, I’m Back!!!

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REPOST: The Martian

This is my FINAL WEEK of my blog hiatus, friends! Thank you so much for your patience over the last five Mondays; the break has been lovely, but I’m so excited about getting back to sharing new things with y’all next week. The following review was originally written in December of 2018. Don’t forget, you’re still more than welcome to leave comments! I’m not ghosting this place … Read More REPOST: The Martian

Redeeming The Rise of Skywalker: Vlogging With Emily!

Two weeks ago, Emily of The Altogether Unexpected and I collaborated on “Defending The Rise of Skywalker,” a mega-post where we discussed exactly why we love the rather controversial, admittedly flawed, but nevertheless wonderful final film of the Star Wars Sequel Trilogy. This week, we are so excited to bring you Part 2: our VIDEO discussion on The Rise of Skywalker‘s redemptive themes! Enjoy our musings on how you can … Read More Redeeming The Rise of Skywalker: Vlogging With Emily!

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Defending The Rise of Skywalker: A Collab Post w/Emily!

It’s the fourth of May, guys! MAY THE FOURTH! And you know what that means! It’s STAR WARS DAY! I’m so excited to share this very special post with you today, Readers–and to introduce to you (if you don’t know her already) my dear friend and sister in Christ, Emily of The Altogether Unexpected! She and I absolutely love The Rise of Skywalker, and we thought it would … Read More Defending The Rise of Skywalker: A Collab Post w/Emily!

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Movie Review: “Midway” (2019)

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links, meaning I receive a small commission if you make any purchase through links marked clearly with an asterisk, at no cost to you. Please read my full disclosure for more info. Greetings from isolation, peeps! Except for a quick Walmart Pickup which didn’t even require going into the store, I’ve been at home for a full week. No … Read More Movie Review: “Midway” (2019)

Week #1 As A 28-Year-Old Lady

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links, meaning I receive a small commission if you make any purchase through links marked clearly with an asterisk, at no cost to you. Please read my full disclosure for more info. Well, dudes and dudettes…I am officially a 28-year-old lady 😉 My birthday rolled around last Tuesday, and since my dad’s birthday also falls the day before mine, … Read More Week #1 As A 28-Year-Old Lady

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I Ship it Like Fedex (AKA, The Other Valentine’s Day Post)

Thank you so much for all the encouraging comments on last week’s post! I appreciate each and every one, and I’m so glad if that “recycled” article blessed you in your own purpose-filled journey. But as content as I now am in my singleness, I’m still a hopeless romantic–especially when it comes to stories. I love a good old-fashioned fairytale–all the best love stories … Read More I Ship it Like Fedex (AKA, The Other Valentine’s Day Post)

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10 Reasons Why I Loved “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

Before I get into this outrageously fun post, I have THREE QUICK THINGS to share with y’all: NUMBER ONE: I had two articles published last week! My very first article as a team member of The Cultivating Project, “A Saving Rest,” went live on Thursday, as did my article “Cultivating a Christ-Centered Lifestyle” with Milk & Honey Magazine! Needless to say, I’m thrilled and I really hope they’ll prove a blessing … Read More 10 Reasons Why I Loved “Star Wars: The Last Jedi”

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Movie Review: “Mr. Holland’s Opus”

Disclosure: This post contains Amazon Affiliate Links, meaning that I receive a small commission if you make any purchase through my links marked clearly with an asterisk, at no cost to you. Please read my full disclosure for more info. Being an artist of any stripe is a rewarding and glorious calling. And the good news is that we’re all artists; we’re all creatives! The mother who works … Read More Movie Review: “Mr. Holland’s Opus”