Friday, December 30, 2011

Countdown to Midnight

So, after many of you told me time and time again about your favorite films of 2011, I finally sat down and watched "Midnight in Paris." All I can say is: Thank you.

What a wonderful film. That's certainly how I would want to experience Paris. And, given the date, can you imagine ringing in the new year with the likes of Scott and Zelda, Hemmingway and Dali?

Oh, how much fun. Although, it would likely result in far too much drinking, crying and fist fighting with some odd illustrations as parting gifts. You know, your typical New Year's Eve.

As 2011 comes to an end, I want to say thanks to all of you who have left wonderful comments on my blog and continue to return to each day. While I don't always respond to each and every one of you, I can tell you that it thrills me to read comments left on my posts and to know that people are actually reading what I put out there.

I thank you, as well, for creating such wonderful sites to visit. Each of you have great insight on the world and bring a smile to my face with your wit, charm and accounts of everything and anything.

May 2012 bring you the happiest of days. May you  be able to meet the challenges head-on and come out better on the other side. Each day, may you have a good laugh, a delicious meal and a quiet moment with your thoughts. And may you always feel loved.

Happy New Year, friends.
Images from Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris"


elizabeth avedon said...

Thanks for the recommendation. All the Best into the New Year 2012!

Your Southern Peach said...

Visiting you from Tiffany at HOLIDAY :) I must make a note to watch this movie in 2012 as I have never seen it either.

Happy New Year to you!


helen tilston said...

A brilliant movie and one I could watch again.
We need more movies of this genre.
Thank you for your fascinating blog and support.

Wishing you a very happy 2012
Helen xx

James said...

Happy New Year to you and yours

Mariette said...

Dearest Jen,

What a lovely post and you word it so well for the well wishes for 2012. Also you and your loved ones I do wish everything positive and good health.
Love to you and thanks for the friendship over 2011...


Suburban Princess said...

I loved that movie! I need to get a copy of it for my collection :O)

As for comments...many of us are feeling the sting of lower numbers and have no idea why. Perhaps if as bloggers we all committed to comment on as many blogs as possible...even just 'Have a great day!' the blogging world would cheer up. I know the comments keep me going so it's only fair that I do the same for others.

High Heeled Life said...

Oh how I loved that film, can you imagine having that really happen while in Paris...!!!

Thank you for the great posts you share with us throughout the year. Your soap-box ones are always enlightening and a treat to read!

May 2012 be filled with many blessings and all that you dream... Happy New Year, xo HHL

Cheryl said...

I discovered your blog through Bevy's It's a Golden Day, and I'm thrilled to have done so.
My daughter and I have watched Midnight in Paris 3 times... it just seems to transport us.
I look forward to reading more on your blog in 2012.

Dark Heart 2011 said...

happy new year 2012! Hopefully in this year to the best of the previous year, and hopefully what we plan to be realized in this year.

My Beautiful World said...

Love everything Paris will watch this for sure thank you. So nice to meet you just found your beautiful blog and so happy I did. I have enjoyed looking around and I'm now following you, if you find a spare minute hope you visit me sometime and follow back so nice to meet new friends. Sending you special wishes for a wonderful New Year I’m looking forward to keeping in touch in 2012.
Always Wendy

Karena said...

Jen, I really want to watch Midnight in Paris! Happy New Years & All the best in 2012!

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Lily Lemontree said...

Happy New Year my sweet friend!!
May 2012 bring you all the very best!!

The Entertaining House said...

My favorite movie of the year... of many years! Wishing you and your family a happy and healthy 2012!

Tessa said...

happy new year, jen!! oh yes, loved the movie too!!!

Don said...

Just saw Midnight in Paris... good old fashioned fun! Happy New Year.

annie said...

I know what you mean...I bought it the day it came out on DVD and watched it at least 3x during the holidays...happy New Year!

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