Books

#Flashback Friday – Weekly Reader Books

Besides Barbie Magazine, (I need to write a post about that.) there was another thing I looked forward to receiving in the mail every month: my box of Weekly Reader books.  For those not familiar with this magical box, it was a subscription of books based on the child's age.  I would stop playing just so I could… Continue reading #Flashback Friday – Weekly Reader Books

Movies and Television

#Flashback Friday – Clueless

Image Credit: Amazon.com Clueless is one of my all-time favorite movies.  When I was a teenager, I used to watch Clueless every third weekend.  The other two movies constantly in rotation were Waiting to Exhale and Bad Boys.  There's so much to love about this movie.  It captured the vernacular of teenagers at the time perfectly.  For those that… Continue reading #Flashback Friday – Clueless

Movies and Television

#Flashback Friday – Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion

Am I the only one who needs to watch something funny after dealing with this week?  I will be rewatching one of my favorites: Romy and Michele's High School Reunion.  I love so many elements of this movie.  First of it starts with one of my favorite songs from the 1990's, No Doubt's "Just A… Continue reading #Flashback Friday – Romy and Michele’s High School Reunion

Books

#Flashback Friday – The Baby-Sitters Club Book Series

Image Credit: Amazon.com Once upon a time, one of my mother's friends gave my sister and I an amazing gift: at least 200 books.  Her daughter had outgrown them, so she passed them onto us.  Among them were the first 50 books from The Baby-Sitters Club series.  I started reading them that summer and I was hooked. … Continue reading #Flashback Friday – The Baby-Sitters Club Book Series

Life · Movies and Television

#Flashback Friday – The Golden Girls “Sick and Tired (Parts 1 and 2)”

Image credit: Amazon.com If you have ever been very sick, particularly if your illness was hard to diagnose, "Sick and Tired (Parts 1 and 2)," are The Golden Girls episodes for you.  Season 5 kicks off with a pair of episodes centered around Dorothy's (Bea Arthur) mysterious illness.  She has had flu like symptoms for months and… Continue reading #Flashback Friday – The Golden Girls “Sick and Tired (Parts 1 and 2)”