One 30 Rock-inspired blog post is never enough. So here's another about why Liz Lemon is the greatest. (Clicking on the links will lead you to awesome screen caps of our gal Lemon.) 1. She's the boss. Liz Lemon started a show with her friend and worked hard and believed in it until it became (kind … Continue reading Here’s the thing about Liz Lemon
Week two of my very first series was inspired, as most things in my life are, by television. Last week I watched an episode of 30 Rock about a baseball team in a poor neighborhood. Amidst the expected racial and socio-economic jokes, there was a lesson to be learned. So I watched it again and … Continue reading Short Term Missions Mondays: What Alec Baldwin Taught Me About Missions
I considered a lot of different titles for this post. Here's the thing about aging gracefully. Here's the thing about being good to the last drop. Here's the thing about how TV shows should be like a fine wine - they just get better with age. But they were all too long and too much … Continue reading Here’s the thing about TV and time
Since it's Saturday, also known as TV/Movie day here at tattooed missionary, I decided to share some of my most frequently watched TV shows this month. (Yeah... I watch a lot of TV.) I've been laying off of movies this year and really hitting TV shows hard. My DVD collection is feeling neglected but my Netflix … Continue reading Shows I’ve Been Into Lately
Merry Christmas!!! This week I celebrated Christmas by playing board games with family and friends, watching classic Christmas movies - which in my house means movies like Jingle All The Way and more traditional options like White Christmas - making and doing my part to eat one hundred Christmas cookies, good ol' fashioned sleepovers with great gal … Continue reading Check this out!
Remember when I used to write blog posts? Yeah, me too. But I'm on Christmas break now and I'm enjoying the brain rest. I'm really good at challenging myself to do things - like read 100 books in 13 months or write a novel in one month or watch all of the movies starring Leonardo … Continue reading Go big or go home
A surprisingly small amount of internet goodies from the past two weeks. Articles/blog posts: Dealing with anger in race relations at between worlds - I relate a lot to what this woman spoke of, although she has learned so much more than I have in this area. I am still learning how to engage in … Continue reading Check this out!