Musical Life

One of my childhood goals was to live in a musical.  Some people dream of useful things like curing cancer or taking over the world.  I just wanted to learn a few dance moves and start singing on a whim. A happy side-effect of having reasonable goals is that you can actually make them happen. …

Being Bridget

Have you had a day that wasn’t bad, but everything was just a bit off?  I had one of those yesterday.  It wasn’t upsetting so much as disconcerting. After a slew of slightly off moments all day long, I went for a run.  It was a good run.  I ran through a sketchy part of…

Walk-off!

Can’t handle too much seriousness around here, so how about a good old-fashioned Zoolander quote: Derek Zoolander: What say we settle this on the runway… Han-Solo? Hansel: Are you challenging me to a walk-off… Boo-Lander? Watched that this weekend, and I have to say that seeing grown men have a gasoline fight never gets old. …

Movie Magic

As I waited for the previews to end before When In Rome, I was thinking about why I like chick flicks so much.  It certainly isn’t because I believe they’re realistic.  I don’t even want some perfect-except-for-misunderstanding-x-about-him guy to see me from across the room and follow me around the world.  It might be cute…

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

One of my college friends loves all kind of movies–thrillers, chick flicks, serious dramas, comedy, whatever.  She will even go as far as to say that she likes movies whether they’re good or bad.  Seeing movies with her was fantastic, because even if it was the stupidest movie pick I ever made, she would have…