Film Interiors

Uptown Girls screen capture by me but film copyright held by MGM (2003)

I love Alicia’s post about top movies she watches repeatedly just to see the inside of the character’s house. I have my own list (some of which I’ve spoken about already):

Amelie Uptown Girls (Molly’s apartment) Practical Magic The Station Agent […]

L’Occitane Verbena Products and Praise for the Lemon

One of the wonderful details from our recent stay at the Huntington Hotel was the L’Occitane Verbena toiletries. I have never been tempted by those other hotel toiletries with their strangely flat and tiny soaps and smelly shampoos… but these were different and irresistible. The packaging was nice, the size was right for a […]

Witches love Victorians

Well since Halloween is approaching (and I’ve already undermined my academic authority by talking about magic cottages), why not throw caution to the wind and mention witches. Now my idea of witches comes from reading books as a kid such as Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth and Dorrie the little witch but […]