I am a wife, mother of 4, preschool teacher, photographer and an old-riginal fan of Star Wars.

My Favorite Force Awakens Scene – Escape From Jakku

  I loved this movie! I loved everything about this movie! In my first viewing, I felt like it was 1977 again and I was watching Star Wars for the first time on the big screen.  The scene where Fin and Rey’s escape from Jakku in the Millennium Falcon is my favorite.  I could not contain my joy the moment […]

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The Force Awakens in Gingerbread

In my house, at Christmas time, it is a tradition to bake and decorate sugar and gingerbread cookies.  It started before I even got married and had kids.  In my 20s, I worked for a grocery store as a cake decorator. I was a self-taught icing artist (my name for it).  The cookies were my special handmade gifts for family […]

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BB8 Sugar Cookies – How to

I made these and you can too.  A little baking and pastry decorating experience is helpful,  but don’t let that stop you. Cookies = I use the sugar cookie recipe is from the package of Crisco Butter Flavor sticks.  If you don’t have a food dryer (mentioned below) you need to let the baked cookies dry for a day before […]

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Cosplay Project – Legend of Zelda’s young Link

This post has taken me ages to write and get out.  Gathering photos and writing about the build was not as easy and I thought it would be.  I may even add to it in the future.  If you have any questions please feel free to ask them in the comments section. This costume build was for my son, Michael, […]

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Movie Music – There’s Been An Awakening

Play this while reading my latest blog post it will make it EPIC Theme from Inception, Time, By Hans Zimmer I often judge if a movie is worth seeing based on who wrote the score.  In 1977, I was 16 years old, and I saw Star Wars for the first time.  When John Williams’ score played, as Luke Skywalker looked at […]

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