Grace Kelly was not my first favorite actress, but so far in my discovery of classic cinema, the Princess of Monaco continues to be one of my most enduring favorite stars. I continue to adore her, idolize her, and attempt to embody her inner and outer beauty to this day, so it seems like it… Continue reading The 5th Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon — Grace Kelly’s Ratatouille Nicoise
Even though tomorrow marks what would have been the Princess of Monaco's 90th birthday, Grace Kelly fans worldwide have already began writing tributes to this blonde screen goddess! There are few events that I look forward to more than The Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon, which is hosted every year by Virginie of The Wonderful World… Continue reading The Grace Kelly Blogathon is Here — Day 2
Long time no see, classic film fans! I know it's been a little while since I've written anything for you guys, but I'm back with an awesome announcement! Virginie of The Wonderful World of Cinema, who has previously hosted four amazing blogathons in honor of Grace Kelly, recently got in touch with me and asked… Continue reading Announcing The Fifth Wonderful Grace Kelly Blogathon!
Time has been flying by since I attended the TCM Classic Film Festival last month, but that's okay with me because next year's festivities can't come soon enough! I was hoping to fit my accounts of the second and third days of the fest into part two of my festival coverage, but so much happened… Continue reading My Trip to the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival — Part Two
♪ It's the most wonderful time of the year! ♪ No, not Christmas, the 10th Annual TCM Classic Film Festival, which I'll be flying out to Hollywood to attend in less than three weeks! As I mentioned just before last year's festival, I never expected that I'd be lucky enough to attend the most amazing… Continue reading My Picks for the 2019 TCM Classic Film Festival
Around this time of each new year, most people begin looking ahead and thinking about ways to improve themselves or accomplish their goals. I do this quite often too, but this year in particular made the gears in my mind turn even after January 1st. 2018 brought so many incredible moments for me as a… Continue reading Discovering Tyrone Power — My New Year’s Resolution for 2019
It may be just before Christmas Eve as I write this post, but I could think of no one like the phenomenal Ava Gardner to ring in the holidays with, especially because today would have marked her 96th birthday! My thanks go to Maddy of Maddy Loves Her Classic Films who dreamed up the idea… Continue reading The Ava Gardner Blogathon — My Visit to the Ava Gardner Museum in Smithfield, NC