Five Things – 12.14.15 – It’s Their Own Fault The Bus Left Late

1. It’s a Totally Happening Life – We’re pretty big Beverly Hills, 90210 fans in the Timid Futures household.  Really big fans. I watched the show religiously while it was in premieres, and we bust out the re-runs whenever we get a chance. We catch ourselves having long conversations between each other about characters and their…

Five Things – 10.19.15 – Jam Tomorrow

Alice in Wonderland/Alice Through The Looking Glass – This 1985 TV Movie adaptation of Lewis Carrol’s classic novel is as notable for its star-studded lineup as it is for how weird it gets with its star-studded lineup. Broadcast on CBS as a two-night event in December 1985, the story pretty closely follows the novel’s story…

Five Things – 3.12.12

1.  Danger Mouse – Probably one of my first non-parental role models growing up, Danger Mouse was a British cartoon that aired over here on Nickelodeon in the 1980s. It was a sendup of the British spy programs, though I didn’t really get the parody aspect of it at the time.  All I saw was…

Inspiration: Chemex

I’m a pretty big coffee fan, probably a little bit too much of one.  I’d been hearing about Chemex as a brewing method and while it seemed a little TOO enthusiast for me, I finally decided to bite the bullet and picked one up. I brewed my first pot this morning and while the taste…