This is the first entry in a series of posts that will feature my favorite movies through the decades. I decided to start with the 1900s. However, after starting this post I had to put it on hold after realizing I really had no idea what my favorite films of the 1900s are. 😜 I’m… Read more Favorite movies of the 1900s →
I’m really enjoying the new PBS / Masterpiece reboot of All Creatures Great and Small. I can’t compare it to the original as I’ve yet to see that one. But it’s a beautiful escape into the Yorkshire countryside in the 1930s. Nothing, however, can beat the sun-kissed bliss of The Durrells in Corfu. This series… Read more “Light” Escapist TV →
Every year on Black Friday, I start getting really excited about Christmas, but I refuse to go to any big box stores to participate in the commercial extravaganza. Instead, in what seems to be becoming a “day after Thanksgiving” tradition for me and my girls, I stopped by one of my favorite secondhand stores, The… Read more Christmas Record Collection →
If I’m writing about all the mid-60s music and bands that I love, I should probably start with the Zombies; after all, it was their song Brief Candles that inspired the title of my blog. However, I have a greater love for The Kinks, and, having just experienced listening to a fun Apple Music playlist… Read more The Kinks →
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Hi, I’m Lorie. I spend most of my time with my kids and husband (and working from home), but this blog is for my love of fun retro and modern stuff of all kinds, and sharing my favorites with you!
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