Tag Archives: pop culture

Day 363 – A Yankee Apple

New York here I come!   A New York Yankees apple was in order – a big thank you to all New Yorkers for embracing the Apple-A-Thon. Since I was born in Princeton, NJ and my Dad grew up in Upper Montclair, NJ – listening to the Yanks with my grandfather, Willard who was a […]

Day 336 – Wild Things

Creativity takes courage. – Henri Matisse I can’t do it. I weighed all of the options, listened to all of your comments, support, and opinions (which were so wonderful!) and in the end, I’ve decided to keep with the rules I placed on this endeavor all of those days ago. Perhaps this means I’m not […]

Day 330 – The Princess and the… Apple?

It’s another Fairy Tale Friday! I cannot believe how fast the days are flashing by right now. Didn’t we just have a Friday? In the fairy tale The Princess and the Pea, the princess has to prove she is who she says she is by recognizing that she is sleeping on a pea. The moral […]

Day 323 – That’ll Do

“That’ll do, Donkey. That’ll do.” -Shrek It’s Fairy Tale Friday! What an amazing modern day fairy tale Shrek is. An ogre who finds true love with a princess who is beautiful on the inside. Shrek goes on quite an adventure all in the hopes of getting his quiet, lonely life back to normal and having […]

Day 317 – Hang On Snoopy!

It was a difficult decision… The Red Baron, Snoopy with the typewriter, I even considered the image of Snoopy hugging the heart and switching it for a red apple (that would have been cute) but in the end I went with classic Snoopy konked out on top of his now apple shaped dog house hanging […]

Day 316 – An Apple Carriage Awaits Midnight!

About a month ago I posed a question on my Facebook page asking people what their favorite fairy tale was because I was looking for ideas for The Daily Apple and I received some amazing suggestions. Initially I was thinking of doing a week of Fairy Tale Apples but I decided that I would go […]

Day 307 – Holy Apple, Batman!

I’m a bit slap-happy tonight but I couldn’t resist. Lots of wonderful things going on here in the world of Apples! Stay tuned and if you haven’t *liked* me on my Facebook page or signed up for The Daily Apple to get the latest updates – please do. We’re in countdown mode and things are […]

Day 295 – A Smallish Nap… or Two

”Let’s begin by taking a smallish nap or two.” -Winnie the Pooh Poor Pooh has been lost in the Harry Potter buzz. I adore Winnie The Pooh. Ok, so who doesn’t? There is a new Disney animated film about the Hundred Acre Woods with the whole cast of characters – Pooh, Piglet, Rabbit, Owl, Kanga […]

Day 290 – Going For It

{EAV_BLOG_VER:0866a2faa481ea04} You’ve got to get to the stage in life where going for it is more important than winning or losing. – Arthur Ashe I have never been a very good team competitor or sports fan for that matter. I enjoy the game, the athleticism and the dedication it takes to be really good at […]

Day 287 – Four Hundred Smiles

I want to touch the heart of the world and make it smile. – Charles de Lint So much can be found in a simple smile. Love, joy, contempt, pride, and yes – happiness! I love the site Ted.com. Have you been there? It is a non-profit with the mission to collect “ideas worth spreading.” […]