2011 Favorites: Television

I know, I know, 2011 was SO last week, so I feel a little late to the game with this post, but what can you do? Thinking about it, I believe that this is a really good era for watching tv. Not just because I think there is more quality programming being made, but also…

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30 DoB Day 14: Favorite Book Of Favorite Writer

While I had to put some thought into deciding who was my favorite author – deciding on Joyce Carol Oates – coming up with the answer to Day 14 of the 30 Days of Books was actually pretty easy. Day 14: Favorite Book of Favorite Writer The Mulvaney family was an upper middle class (maybe…

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2009 Favorites — Television

I have to say, that I think 2009 was a very good year for television.  There were numerous quality shows that kept our DVR full around the year.  Enough so, that I felt badly that we didn't go through as many movies as I thought we would via Netflix.  Not enough hours in the day…

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2009 Favorites — Photos

With getting back from the big trip over the holidays and getting things back up and running at The Aerie, I haven't had much chance to do something that I have enjoyed in the past couple of years — reviewing some of my favorite things from the past year.  Now, I know that in this…

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Spend a Little Time “In Treatment”

I realized this weekend as I was happily setting the DVR to record the start of the second season of the HBO drama “In Treatment” that I was remiss in leaving this off my “2008 Favorites” list for TV. If you haven’t seen it, “In Treatment” follows the story of psychotherapist Paul Weston (Gabriel Byrne*)…

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2008 Favorites — Photos

In general, I wasn't really thrilled with a lot of the photos I took this year, and thought that I'd have a hard time coming up with some I really liked.  After perusing though I did find several that I was really fond of this year. Branches Branches.  I took this in Sonoma last January. …

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2008 Favorites — Books

It was a pretty good year for book-reading at The Aerie, too.  This year I was able to get in 30 books (as opposed to last years’ 22)* – suggesting that it’s been a more leisurely year this year than last (and I think that’s true). It’s interesting, when I think of which books I…

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