Rewatching Quantum Leap – Episode 41

Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the quantum leap accelerator and vanished. He awoke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own, and driven by an unknown force to change history for the better. His only guide on this … Continue reading Rewatching Quantum Leap – Episode 41


Merry Christmas

Hey kids! I just wanted to take a quick minute or two to wish you all a merry Christmas. I hope that today is whatever you need it to be for your physical and mental health. Whether you're spending time with family or friends or you're home alone this holiday, I hope it's a wonderful … Continue reading Merry Christmas

Being Santa

First of all, let’s just agree that the guy sitting on the throne of lies at the mall is not the real Santa Claus. But that doesn’t make the fake Santa a bad guy. We shouldn’t try and pick a fight with him simply because he smells like beef and cheese. The Santas at the … Continue reading Being Santa

Sunday Scribblings #85 – Candy Cane

Each Wednesday I post a new prompt here at The Confusing Middle. Be as creative as you want with the prompt and post something over on your own blog. Then come back here and leave a comment with your link so that everyone can check out your post and see your take on this week’s … Continue reading Sunday Scribblings #85 – Candy Cane

Die Hard Is a Christmas Movie

What makes a movie a Christmas movie? The answer is really in the eye of the beholder. It all depends on the standard by which one measures the Christmas in the movie. Is it because the movie happens to take place at Christmas time? Is it because Christmas decorations are obvious in many of the … Continue reading Die Hard Is a Christmas Movie


Because today is Poinsettia Day, our Sunday Scribblings prompt for this week is Poinsettia. If you decide to write a post based on this week’s prompt, be sure to go back here and share your link so everyone can see how you interpreted things! Here’s what I did with it… I was wondering what makes the poinsettia so … Continue reading Poinsettia

Those Made-For-TV Christmas Movies

I just don't get the appeal. I can't say that... Which means I should go back and erase that, but I'm leaving it for dramatic effect. No, in part, I do understand the appeal of those made-for-TV Christmas movies. It's the holiday season and who doesn't enjoy a feel good love story that follows a … Continue reading Those Made-For-TV Christmas Movies


This week, our Sunday Scribblings prompt is Jolly. If you decide to write a post based on this week’s prompt, be sure to go back here and share your link so everyone can see how you interpreted things! Here’s what I did with it… I have nothing for this post except to say I hope that everyone has … Continue reading Jolly

Merry Christmas Eve!

Well, kids... We've just about made it to the end of 2020. Hard to believe, isn't it? In some ways it still feels like March, am I right? Here we are and it's December 24. We're a week away from the end of one of the most tumultuous years in history. It's Christmas Eve and … Continue reading Merry Christmas Eve!

10 of My Favorite Christmas Movies

I've told you about the podcast I get to take part in over at Everyday Exiles, right? Periodically, we'll record episodes where we discuss movies from the American Film Institute's Top 100 lists. A couple weeks ago, Chris reached out and asked me to come up with my Top 10 for Christmas movies and be … Continue reading 10 of My Favorite Christmas Movies