• …take Aim


    Sometimes in life, when you least expect it, the movie you didn't even know you were looking for comes along. Such was the case, with, "The Spy Who Dumped Me." ... Read more

    Posted on 18 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …unwind

    Can you feel the tension in the air? Not the good, anticipatory, excitement kind, but like the bad, stressed out, need-to-take-a-couple-hundred-deep-breaths... Read more

    Posted on 15 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Be Outrageous

    "Never do anything by halves if you want to get away with it. Be outrageous. Go the whole hog. Make sure everything you do is so completely crazy it's... Read more

    Posted on 14 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …play with the Hand You’ve Been Dealt

    …play with Hand You’ve Been Dealt

    This Monday, motivation is at hand (the left one to be more specific) as we celebrate the southpaws among us for National Left-Handers Day. To me, a... Read more

    Posted on 13 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Just Sing a Song

    …Just Sing Song

    This Sunday I'm wishing happy trails to a St. Louis institution - The Muny. Today marks the end of a season that was a century in the making. For generations... Read more

    Posted on 12 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …take a Bow

    This weekend one of my favorite Saint Louis summer traditions closes out its season, and what a season it was. For those not from St. Louis, let me... Read more

    Posted on 10 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Lead to the Very Best Kind of Something

    …Lead Very Best Kind Something

    In "Christopher Robin," director Marc Forster gives the Hundred Acre Wood a nice dose of reality and a return to its roots. While the film certainly has its... Read more

    Posted on 10 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …book It

    Put down the tablet, pause the Netflix marathon, it's National Book Lovers Day! In the age of TLDR (too long didn't read). It can be hard to remember the joy... Read more

    Posted on 09 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …See Reel Change

    …See Reel Change

    We're months away from the Oscars and the heart of award season, but there's already some buzz. And the films being included in the conversation might surprise... Read more

    Posted on 08 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …find the Right Frequency

    Once upon a time, there was a dark, dark stretch of months from the beginning of summer until the first hints of coolness in the fall known as rerun... Read more

    Posted on 07 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Wonder


    Curiosity may have killed the cat, but when it comes to us humans curiosity is what keeps us moving forward. On Mondays that's especially true, or it should... Read more

    Posted on 06 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …relate

    This Sunday Funday we celebrate a relationship very near and dear to the 2WC origin story... It's National Sisters Day! Whether they're the ones you were born... Read more

    Posted on 05 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Find Pooh Corner

    …Find Pooh Corner

    This weekend's release of "Christopher Robin," has a lot of people talking about that beloved, silly, old bear, Winnie the Pooh. While the reviews have been... Read more

    Posted on 04 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …fall in Line

    …fall Line

    At this point, most action flick fans know what to expect from the "Mission: Impossible" series - daring stunts, incredible chase scenes, and Tom Cruise. So it... Read more

    Posted on 03 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Add Some Color

    …Add Some Color

    Everyday sketchers and scribblers, it's time to break out your colored pencils, water colors, markers, and crayons. It's National Coloring Book Day! This... Read more

    Posted on 02 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …imagine All the Possibilities

    This What to Watch Wednesday I thought I'd take a trip north of the border to Avonlea, fictitious home of the literary legend herself Anne of Green Gables, to... Read more

    Posted on 01 August 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Make A Wish

    It's the last day of July, which for millions of literature fans means one thing - it's Harry Potter's birthday! How does one celebrate The Boy Who Lived's... Read more

    Posted on 31 July 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …be Friends

    Happy Monday, crusaders! Today the world acknowledges the International Day of Friendship, a global holiday created by the United Nations in 1997. And it's... Read more

    Posted on 30 July 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …Have All The Feels

    Is it just me or are Sundays both the best and the worst? Before you jump on your soapbox, let me explain. On the one hand, it's the weekend. On the other, it... Read more

    Posted on 30 July 2018 SELF EXPRESSION
  • …bust a Move

    Happy National Dance Day, America! Whether you celebrate it by busting a move yourself or appreciating the talent of others, that's up to you. But please... Read more

    Posted on 28 July 2018 SELF EXPRESSION