Five on Friday September 23, 2022 “Don’t you love New York in the fall? It makes me wanna buy school supplies.” – You’ve Got Mail One: Fall Traditions Fall has arrived! Yay! Can you tell it’s my favorite season?? Things I love about the fall: fall activities, fall foods, fall weather (in the northeast), and wearing… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista
What is a Documentary? A documentary film or documentary is a non-fictional motion-picture intended to “document reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education or maintaining a historical record“.Bill Nichols has characterized the documentary in terms of “a filmmaking practice, a cinematic tradition, and mode of audience reception [that remains] a practice without clear boundaries”. from Wikipedia. I wasn’t always interested in watching documentaries. I… Continue reading Documentaries
Five on Friday July 8, 2022 “Live in the sunshine. Swim in the sea. Drink in the wild air.” Ralph Waldo Emerson One: Summer Fitness Summer brings warmer temperatures and longer days; these two things should get us outside for some summer activities. Last week I wrote about yoga and taking an outdoor yoga class,… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista
Five on Friday June 10, 2022 “The world has just changed so radically, and we’re all running to catch up. I don’t want to jump to any conclusions but look… Dinosaurs and man, two species separated by 65 million years of evolution have just been suddenly thrown back into the mix together. How can we… Continue reading Notes of a Fashionista
And movies about dinosaurs. When I was a little kid, there was a time when I loved dinosaurs. I remember visiting the Museum of Natural History in New York City and seeing the skeletons of the dinosaurs set up. One of my favorite dinosaurs was the Stegosaurus. I remember bringing home a miniature replica as… Continue reading Why do we love dinosaurs?
Who is Nancy Meyers, and why is everyone talking about her movies? Nancy Meyers is a writer, director, and producer whose woman-centered movies are in the spotlight right now. Especially those movies where the women live their best lives in their “coastal grandmother” look. From IMDb, here is a list of films written by Nancy… Continue reading The Nancy Meyers Obsession
When: Saturday February 22, 2014 Where: Showcase SuperLux movie theater Chestnut Hill http://www.showcasesuperlux.com/ This past February I was on a movie watching binge in order to see all of the Oscar nominated movies. I went to see the Wolf of Wall Street at the SuperLux theater in Chestnut Hill. There are several Lux theaters outside… Continue reading Saturday Street Style: SuperLux Theater