18. February 2015 17:54
I was 11 years old when the movie Annie directed by John Huston was released. I LOVED that movie. LOVED it. I knew all of the songs, character lines, all of it. I knew it all. Annie was 11 years old, just like me. And while I certainly wasn't living the life of an orphan, I felt like I could identify with her on many levels.
So how did I not ever know that before Annie was a movie, Annie was a Broadway play? I must have been living a hard knock life, that's for sure because up ... [More]
16. February 2015 13:49
My family are Busch Gardens Tampa snobs. We love Busch Gardens and go as often as we can. Busch Gardens treats us well, and offers a "special needs" pass that allows us to quickly move through the park without the threat of meltdowns from my Ronin.
When Ronin was 3 years old we attempted our first Disney trip. IT WAS AWFUL. We spent over $600 for tickets to Disney MGM Studios during Star Wars weekend. We left the park in tears less than 2 hours later. It was simply awful.
Needless to ... [More]
13. February 2015 07:54
As part of my affiliation with Fit Fluential, Nicole's Naturals was kind enough to send me a package of their gluten free, wheat free, soy free pancake mix. If you know the #TampaTrio, then you know that they LOVE LOVE LOVE pancakes. Seriously, it's like their favorite food.
My library schedule has been crazy lately. I've been working all over the south county region, filling in as the "in charge" librarian since we are short staffed. Normally I make the trio pancakes on Saturday morning, but I ... [More]