January 14th 2011
Join us for the first Saturday Afternoon Family Film of 2011: Muppets from Space. Starring Gonzo, Kermit, & Miss Piggy; Rated G; 87 minutes Amazon.com says, “The film that answers the immortal question: what species is Gonzo? Kermit the Frog's curly-nosed friend feels alone in the world. When his breakfast cereal starts spelling out questions and he hears voices, Gonzo is convinced he must be from outer space, and his alien brothers are coming to earth. Of course, there are evil... Read Post
January 15th 2010
You will need a sturdy coffee table, a DVD player, a cast iron dutch oven, some yarn, your favorite device for listening to music, access to the Internet and, possibly, a set of earplugs if you are inclined to pursue any of the things I've been smitten by since ringing in 2010. It all starts with the coffee table, which is where you will want to put the following items so that you have them at the ready: The TOON Treasury of Classic Children's Comics, edited by Art Spiegelman and Françoise... Read Post
November 7th 2008
Thanksgiving food

It's not too soon to start panicking, I mean thinking about Thanksgiving. If you're planning to do some holiday cooking and need inspiration, you might want to try one of these: Jacques Pepin's Thanksgiving Celebration  DVD 641.568 JACQUES A Thanksgiving Holiday Cookbook by Emily Raabe J641.568 RA Thanksgiving 101: Celebrate America's Favorite Holiday with America's Thanksgiving Expert by Rick Rodgers 641.568 RO Thanksgiving: Festive Recipes for the Holiday Table by Kristine Kidd 641.568 KI... Read Post