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Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library, Chris Grabenstein

This book is one of the elementary selections for the 2015-16 Virginia Readers’ Choice, and you can read all about the plot in other book reviews. 121 more words


Lacking Pure Imagination – Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, our ★★★ review

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory
2005, Family/Musical, Rated PG, 115 minutes.
Starring: Johnny Depp, Freddie Highmore, David Kelly.

Five lucky children, including Charlie, draw Golden Tickets from Wonka chocolate bars and win a guided tour of the legendary candy-making facility that no outsider has seen in 15 years. 190 more words

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Airports suck (flying does, too)!

The above statement is nothing profound, almost anyone who flies Economy Class on a reasonably regular basis would agree. When you get to the airport there are the bizarre rules, awful security guards and the endless waiting. 1,277 more words


Monday Movie Meme: Déjà Vu

This week’s theme is: Déjà Vu. It’s all about the best and worst of movie remakes. Make sure you check to what the upcoming Monday Movie Memes… 386 more words

Memes & Tags

Cadbury Marvellous Creations - Chocolate with personality

Think Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory – on a smaller scale but just as delicious… Think Cadbury Marvellous Creations!

I am absolutely in love with this amazing chocolate not only because it is absolutely to die for delicious, but it has to be one of the most uniquely shaped chocolates out there. 821 more words


I've got a tiny little secret to share - 3 weeks left

Here we go again, another update on how we are coping with our “end of expat life” move, back home to Oz.

Those of you following along may recall my last post when I quite dramatically announced to the world that our plane has been turned around and we are headed homeward bound after living six wonderful and exciting years abroad as an expat family. 517 more words

"Good-bye consummate gentleman"

Johnny Depp honoring the memory of Christopher Lee

It was shockingly sad although he died at an honorable age, the departure of Christopher Lee at age 93 on June 7. 419 more words

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