Pip, Chewie & The Princess

ROTJ - Chewie, Pip & Leia

Ran across this beauty on the hard drive this afternoon and just had to post it for Throwback Thursday. It was originally posted to the site as the May 2nd, 2005 Picture of the Week with the following caption: Sadly we recently lost Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher) so it’s ironic and sort of sad that I saw this today.

Star Wars Black Series – Jabba’s Throne Room

Jabba's Throme Room (5)

I haven’t done a ton of toy collecting lately, but what I have picked up (and gotten completely sucked into) is The Black Series (6″ line) from Hasbro. These figures are absolutely stunning and they’ve done what no Star Wars toy has been able to do in the last 30 years… make me go all in on a SW line.  The last time I had to have EVERY figure from a line was with the … Continue reading

Definitive Roles

Chewie & Han

There are some actors that can play many roles.  There are others who are typecast and can never quite get outside of their comfort zone and play another character.  There are still others that are forever linked to one particular character.  That’s what this list is… the top 10 (in no particular order) “what character you think of first” list.  For me, these are career defining roles for these actors.  This is the first 10 … Continue reading

Nearly Impossible Parenting Task #3,720

My Boys At The Home Depot

The weekends are awesome.  I don’t have to go to work and I get to spend time with my family.  Both my boys (especially my oldest) LOVE going to Home Depot.  They’ve got these awesome carts there that look like a NASCAR which allows both boys to “drive” around the store. So this past weekend the three of us gave Mom some alone time and we headed off to “The Depot”.  One thing that I … Continue reading