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Christmas Wed Dec 06 2017 17:42:49 GMT+0000 (UTC)
WHERE THE PARTY'S AT -- For tonight's quick share (quick because I've got like a dozen things all rolling at once, it seems like), is another album that Ol' Buddy Tom dropped by my place on our way to the Wilco concert.  This one is called "Let's All Sing Christmas
Scott McCaughey, formerly of Young Fresh Fellows and sometime R.E.M. stage and session guy, is probably best known nowadays for The Minus 5, which includes him, Peter Buck, and other folks, plus the Baseball Project, adding Mike Mills and Dream...Sco
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I'm constantly amazed at how many many talented people I know! Animators, sculptors, potters, musicians, film makers and writers. Just an incredible pool of creativity!I went to high school with Dominick Domingo, who turned out to be a thoughtful and
Tonight's share is one of the best this season, so I decided to share it out early so you can enjoy it throughout the month of December.  I found "Greetings from the McGuire Sisters" at a Half Price Books warehouse clearance sale this Summer
At number one in this weeks best selling Toys and Games in the UK chart is Cards Against Humanity: UK edition. See this weeks blog for the full top ten.
We've been impressed with the musical fecundity of this particular corner of the Pacific Northwest indie rock scene, particularly in regard to Christmas music. This 2017 entry is Green Monkey's eighth holiday compilation, as always a combination of i
This gorgeous skull pillow arrived in the mail today. Its now on clearance for $1.99. Sadly the pillow on the right is now sold out. Most of the Halloween clearance is not available on the web site. The quality is good and the cover is removable for
Discover some of the SXSW alumni films on release this month, such as The Ballad of Lefty Brown, The Disaster […] The post SXSW Alumni Film Releases December 2017 appeared first on SXSW. Discover some of the SXSW alumni films on release thi
This video is from 2012 and is not the recording that will appear on the album.1.  A Long Way Home2.  When Winter Comes3.  This Great Old Christmas Night4.  A Second Or A Year5.  Cold Cold Feet6. &nbsp
Christmas Character Workshop 2 Tuesday, November 21st, 6 pm – 9 pm Tuesday, November 28th,6 pm – 9 pm Tuesday, December 5th,6 pm – 9 pm Tuesday, December 12th,6 pm – 9 pm Reindeer, Penguins and Snowmen&#823
On Friday December 1, Katie Garibaldi's "Home Sweet Christmas" will be released, following her excellent 2016 single "Tomorrow is Christmas Morning" (reviewed here), which gave us an inkling of what was to come from this talented musician. 
Just a quick post to alert you to the new Rich Stein series tonight at 9pm on BBC 2. His shows are always an interesting mix of travel show and cookery and ideal viewing on these cold winter nights. As you might expect he has a new book out to go wit
Today's the day, tonight the night of nights!For all my haunter fiends, may your rain drift away hours before the trick-or-treaters come.May your fog lie low and no breeze disturb it.May the scares be filled with laughter and fun, and the candy flow
This English group includes Geoff Barrow from Portishead, and for 2017 they've decided to raise funds for mental health charities with this shambling, edgy track, a strong rocker that seems to be encouraging and discouraging lyrically at the same tim
I wanted to share the Plaza de la Familia with you at the California Adventure park. The plaza is sponsored by the Pixar movie Coco, that opens later this month. There are cards on a table in the Tree of Life pavilion. My father passed away 6 months
Halloween is here. This year, I celebrate the life and and career of artist Basil Gogos who passed away on September 13.  Basil single-handedly invented the painted monster magazine cover, turning images coined for exploitation into the fine
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There are certain artists who are, for whatever reason, like family to me and for whom the doors, here, will always be open for whatever good I can do in "spreading the word".  One of them is my favorite Swedish songbird--Folk, Pop, and Amer
So as a Halloween blog I have to say that sometimes I have felt my inspiration corralled.On that note, in order to get back to blogging, I will say that not all of my work will be about Halloween.  Gonna talk about what moves me.  M
Christmas Village Workshop Thursday, November 9th, 6 pm – 9 pm Thursday, November 16th,6 pm – 9 pm Thursday, November 30th,6 pm -9 pm Thursday, December 7th,6 pm – 9 pm ‘Tis the Season…to make cool Ch
Hi Everybody!Welcome to another awesome PDE Linky Party!  For this challenge we're showing off our spooky cute projects!  Here is the project I created:  *Isn't this monster treat bag adorably spooky??!!&a
Tonight's share is "Christmas Music for the Winter Season".  It clearly states "Winter", so perhaps I'm sharing this out a bit soon.  But, you know, when Winter *actually* arrives, it's almost too late, so damn the torpedoes, here i
When you're a Hallowe'en devotee, there's almost nothing sweeter than a trip down the old, spider-webbed corridors of seasonal music.What's wonderful is discovering the oldies and recognizing the roots of tunes which were re-recorded generation after
David Walliams isn't often out of the top ten best selling books chart. His books have a broad appeal, being enjoyed by children and adults alike. I've compiled a great David Walliams reading list and gift guide and I share the details with you in th
HAUNTCAST: POST MORTEM - "Autumnal Eekquinox" - feat. Allen Hopps of Dark Hour Haunted House, Chris Kullstoem author of "Drawn to the Dark" with music from Midnight Syndicate POSTED BY HAUNTCAST ON SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2017 HAUNTING GURU INTERVIEW: Haunt
This Copenhagen, Denmark act has several self-released albums and singles on Bandcamp, and this one is a 2017 ode to a parent and his kids -- specifically, a parent who wants to see his kids on the holiday so bad...This Copenhagen, Denmark act has se
One of my little splurges this Halloween season. From this company. Over did it on Halloween Spending last year. This year, the few purchases, were hard to narrow down. My fear was this parasol might sell out. Turns out, it did! There was more talk o
If it is Christmas truth youre looking for there is no deeper resource than the Internet. But be careful — the Internet lies about Christmas. Thats right linked in the list below are credible websites that get Christmas completely wrong. Th
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Good news/bad news time.  The good news?  We have a Halloween mix!  Yay!  More on that in a minute.Now the bad news.  Last weekend, I opened a window for Mrs. Katz.  And, just because of that smal
See My Spun Cotton Original Art at Roger's GardensI was very honored to be a part of the 2017 Halloween Boutique at Roger's Gardens in Corona del Mar, California. The theme this year was "magic & mayhem," and that's what happened when I let s
Christmas Character Workshop Wednesday, November 15th, 6 pm – 9 pm Wednesday, November 22nd,6 pm – 9 pm Wednesday, November 29th,6 pm -9 pm Wednesday, December 6th,6 pm – 9 pm Reindeer, Penguins and Snowmen…oh
Hi Everybody!Ok, so time for some truth peeps.  We've all had the thought of, "I need more hours in a day!!.  We've also taken a look around our rooms and realized how naked those walls are.  And we have definitely
It has been forever since I have written a post.Life is busy as always, and I thought summerwould allow me time to get caught up...And many projects have been completed and a lot of fun hasbeen accomplished. We re-worked our deck, opened up
Last year about this time I found a copy of The Golddiggers "We Need a Little Christmas" at a great little local store (It's a Beautiful Day, for you local folks), so naturally I snapped it up.  This is one of those truly great Christmas alb
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At number one in this weeks best selling Toys and Games in the UK chart is Cards Against Humanity: UK edition. See this weeks blog for the full top ten.
HAUNTCAST: POST MORTEM - "CHILLER THRILLERAMA" - feat. Allen Hopps of Dark Hour Haunted House, Chris Kullstoem author of "Drawn to the Dark" with music from Midnight Syndicate POSTED BY HAUNTCAST ON SEPTEMBER 29TH, 2017 HAUNTING GURU INTERVIEW: Haunt
So how do we do that? Now this is going to upset several of you, and for that I apologize up front! Please understand. this is my personal belief that there is no right or wrong way to Haunt, and that the following recommendations are just that, So h
This rootsy guy is best known for starting the band Tav Falco's Panther Burns back in the mid-late 70s, which caught the attention of Big Star cult hero Alex Chilton and led to recording sessions together. Originally a more psychedelic...This rootsy
1974 My sister is Bugs Bunny.
I lost my husband on September 11th, 2001 that awful day etched in the memory of millions. He was there. Then he was gone. No goodbye. That first Christmas without him was as dark and empty as could be. There was no cheer, no celebration, no light to
Check out how to make thisfun firework centerpieceover at theCreative PaperClay blog
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The video is from a web series Elizabeth Chan did last year.  Fun stuff.  Has nothing to do with her forthcoming Christmas record, "Songs For Noelle", but I like videos and I don't have anything I can shar
Lots of Vintage Jewelry findings and collections can be found from Foolish Notions Vintage on Etsy and Ebay!Vintage pink "jelly belly" spider brooch This came inside one of the many lots of vintage to now jewelry finds on ebay. I also found a really
  Get Ready To Howl! Thrilled to announce I partnered once again for the Home Depot Halloween Style Challenge 2017. This year was all about werewolves and I was asked to design a space centered around the 7 ft. Towering Werewolf. The results
Hi Everybody!I made a fun announcement on Facebook the other day, and I wanted to make sure I share it here on my blog too!  Check out the video below to see whats happening :D  But wait, there's more!I'm really excited to