Throwback Thursday – 2009 Oscars

We thought we would give Throwback Thursday a try.  Often movies don’t get accolades and awards but are still powerful or highly enjoyable.    As we’ve mentioned before, there does seem to be a machine in Hollywood and if you are on the wrong side of it your film can totally fall through a crack.   This […]

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Academy Awards Party 2018

  A red carpet and swag bags filled with sunglasses, boas, tiaras and more greeted our guests at this year’s Academy Awards party.     They walked along our step & repeat and were photographed by the paparazzi.  The red carpet was lined with photos of the nominees.   Then our pajama clad ladies moved […]

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Our Picks – Academy Awards 2018

Best Supporting Actor Sam Rockwell will probably win.  He did a great job in “Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri”.   Our choice is Woody Harrelson.  He played the sheriff with sensitivity and humor that could not have been pulled off by another actor. Best Supporting Actress Allison Janney, there really is no competition.  She nailed […]

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Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri

Three Billboards Outside of Ebbing, Missouri is a very original story.  Excellent melding of humor and tragedy.  Of course, Frances McDormand is perfect as Mildred because Martin McDonagh wrote the part for her. She is a woman so overcome by grief over the death of her daughter that she is driven to desperate acts.  The uniform […]

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Academy Awards Party Decor ’17

It is just a few short weeks until the 90th Academy Awards and we have started to work on our party decor for this year.  That means getting up in the attic and bringing down all of our party gear. Since we still have all my decor and boards from last year stored there, we thought you would be interested in what we did last year.

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