Do you love naps? Do you have bumbling color-coordinated best friends/spinster aunts? What about helpful animal neighbors? Do you find that if someone tells you not to touch something you absolutely frickin' have to touch it?! Is your name Aurora and/or some combination of "Briar" and "Rose"? Because this movie might be about you. The other night,… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #16 – What Part of “Don’t Touch That Sharp Thing” Did You Not Understand?
This is the night, ladies and gentlemen, and what a beautiful night it is... a quiet Sunday evening where the Husband-Fella has made delicious apple cider spaghetti and -- wait. Spaghetti? You've got to be kidding me. We made spaghetti for Lady and the Tramp night? No, seriously. It was complete coincidence. At any rate, just… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #15 – Canine Social Castes are as Confusing as Human Ones
Somehow amidst the piles of laundry, the yet-unpacked boxes and bins, and the beginning of fall, the Fella and I found ourselves able to snag a little time to watch the next film, the ever-popular, constantly re-incarnated Alice in Wonderland. It's everyone's favorite dreamy adventure to the subconscious of a precocious British child with a lot to argue about and lots… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #13 – A Very Merry Unbirthday (And Then Some)
Glory be! We finally made it to Cinderella! It's been an appropriately long time since I watched this one, and I'm glad we got through the odd and inconsistent 1940s package films to reach the golden, dreamy 1950s. Cinderella is in many ways the 'number one' Disney Princess, although Snow White is the first. If you… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #12 – If the Shoe Fits, Marry Her Immediately