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Showing posts with label Howard Keel. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Howard Keel. Show all posts

Tuesday 13 April 2021

Round & Round!

If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun - Katharine Hepburn
Welcome to my Tuesday ⛾
๐Ÿ˜˜ ,hugs, and a nice hot brew to start Tuesday with.
Breakfast.
Dressed.
I gave hubby a wet sloppy ๐Ÿ’‹ before he left for work.
Things to do this morning....
Gets one son up to come out for a ride!
The sun was really bright.
Big big sunglasses time.
First stop was to get my newspaper from the Paper Shop.
Said hello to everyone in there.
Next port of call was to drop the documents at the Solicitors.
I waited in the car while son dropped them in.
Had some funny looks from someone who parked up from me. She gave me daggers when I drove off!
I tried to get a 50p coffee on the Costa Coffee app. No luck there.
Back home.
Kept trying to go on the app to just get 3 hot drinks.Kept crashing and the circle kept going round and round.
Washing machine went on.
If the sunshine carries on tomorrow,
The lollipop coat is going to be washed and hung out to dry....
I finally got the order for 3 hot drinks on the app  \o/
Back in Sexy Beast to collect them! 
I ordered 3 hot sandwiches from the snack van down the bottom of the road.
I had bacon and black pudding in my sandwich,
With a large Mocha!
The kids had various sandwiches with hot chocolates.
My Hobbycraft order arrived with the lost border. (I ordered last month, and was replaced with another border)
My lovely Hobbycraft order↓
Now to get on writing my blog post from yesterday.
Had a good chat with my friendly postie.
Posted my blog post.
Wasn't very hungry after having my hot sandwich....
I still had my Tea at 3.
I hunted down a good DVD I bought last month.
&
To make full use of my wool delivery yesterday.
Such a good film,
Laughed so much.
Roll onto Book Club 2!
I got 6 pom poms made..
Gave hubby a wet sloppy ๐Ÿ’‹ when he came home.
Pie with Sweet Potato chips.
Back onto Judge Rinder \o/
Quick look into today's newspaper.
Harold  Keel , known professionally as Howard Keel, was an American actor and singer, known for his rich bass-baritone singing voice. He starred in a number of MGM musicals in the 1950s and in the CBS television series Dallas from 1981–1991. 
He would have been 102 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
He sadly died aged 85 in 2004 
Al Green is an American singer, songwriter and record producer best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Take Me to the River", "Tired of Being Alone", "I'm Still in Love with You", "Love and Happiness", and his signature song, "Let's Stay Together". After an incident in which his girlfriend died by suicide, Green became an ordained pastor and turned to gospel music. He later returned to secular music.
Green was inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995. He was referred to on the museum's site as being "one of the most gifted purveyors of soul music". He has also been referred to as "The Last of the Great Soul Singers". Green is the winner of 11 Grammy Awards, including the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award. He has also received the BMI Icon award and is a Kennedy Center Honors recipient. He was included in the Rolling Stone list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time, ranking at No. 65, as well as its list of the 100 Greatest Singers, at No. 14.
He is 75 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
We caught up with this week's episode of 
Sleep Tea followed.
Let's hope we have a sunny Hump Day  tomorrow ๐Ÿซ




 



 


 

 
 

Monday 13 April 2020

Keeping My Hands Busy!

No man ever listened himself out of a job - Calvin Coolidge

Bank Holiday Monday
Welcome to my Monday๐ŸŽˆ๐ŸŽˆ
No mounting of the Wobbly Work Wheel ๐ŸŽก
What am I going to do????
Another day of lockdown. 
I still got up early....↓
 I had a warm hug and cup of tea↓
 We had breakfast and got dressed.
Now off for our walk↓
 The cones are back↓
 The road is empty of moving people and cars↓
 The one cone is still there↓
 The sun might be out,but there is a cold wind blowing↓
 Quick read of the newspaper↓
 Howard Keel, American actor, singer and president of the Screen Actors Guild (7 Brides for 7 Brothers, Kiss Me Kate).He would have been 101 years old๐ŸŽˆ
 He died aged 85 in 2004
 The Reverend Al Green, is an American singer, songwriter and record producer; he is best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Take Me to the River", "Tired of Being Alone", "I'm Still in Love with You", "Love and Happiness", and his signature song, "Let's Stay Together".He is 74 years old ๐ŸŽˆ
 Coffee and toast time↓
 I got yesterday's blog post published.
Moving onto light lunch and a good film to watch↓
 The sun might be out,
With the cold wind blowing,
It's making the house feel cold. 
We caught up with series 4 of Dalziel and Pascoe↓
Nice Meat Free Stir Fry for tea. 
(Really hot one!)
There was a party going on in my mouth...↓
  
 Watched another episode of Dalziel and Pascoe.
Keeping my hands busy.
I got out my pom pom makers once more.
Making another pom pom wreath.
 We watched the newspaper review on Sky News.
Hubby was snoring, so I sent him to bed.
I carried on watching CNN,and Mr Trump having a go....↓
  Back on the tiny Wobbly Work Wheel ๐ŸŽก tomorrow \o/

 

Saturday 13 April 2019

Getting My Hands On Some Music!

If you see me on Friday, you will see different material on Saturday night! - Kathy Griffin
I woke up before the start of 
"Sounds of the 60s"...
 We had cuddles and ๐Ÿ’‹ in bed.
Once we got up, dressed and had breakfast.
I got the flowers ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ๐Ÿ’ฎ ready
 Off to the graveyard.
I couldn't find out anything about how he died in 1970↓
 I put the flowers on Andy's Grave↓
 Then on my friend's Dave's grave↓
 The remaining flowers went on my mum's grave↓
 Now to celebrate World Record Shop Day↓
 Loads of lovely vinyl to see...
 Then off for coffee and nibbles↓
 Back home to unpack the vinyl↓
 Plenty of good tunes to listen to↕↕↕
 I caught up with some magazine reading
while we watched some great movies..
Now for the Birthdays.
Harry Clifford Keel  known professionally as Howard Keel, was an American actor and singer with a rich bass-baritone singing voice. He starred in a number of MGM musicals in the 1950s and in the CBS television series Dallas from 1981–1991.
He would have been 100 years old.
(He died aged 85 in 2004)
 Paul Sorvino : Is an American actor, opera singer, businessman, writer, and sculptor.He often portrays authority figures on both sides of the law, and is possibly best known for his roles as Paulie Cicero, a portrayal of Paul Vario in the 1990 gangster film Goodfellas, and NYPD Sergeant Phil Cerreta on the TV series Law & Order. He held supporting roles in A Touch of Class, Reds, The Rocketeer, Nixon and Romeo + Juliet. He is the father of actress Mira Sorvino and actor Michael Sorvino. 
He is 80 years old.
 Albert Leornes Greene  often known as The Reverend Al Green: Is an American singer, songwriter and record producer, best known for recording a series of soul hit singles in the early 1970s, including "Take Me to the River", "Tired of Being Alone", "I'm Still in Love with You", "Love and Happiness", and his signature song, "Let's Stay Together". Inducted to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1995, Green was referred to on the museum's site as being "one of the most gifted purveyors of soul music".He has also been referred to as "The Last of the Great Soul Singers".Green was included in the Rolling Stone list of the 100 Greatest Artists of All Time, ranking at No. 65, as well as its list of the 100 Greatest Singers, at No. 14. 
He is 73 years old. 
Stephen Stucker :Was an American actor, known for portrayals of bizarre, larger-than-life characters, notably the manic control-room worker Johnny in the early 1980s Airplane! movies
He died aged 38 in 1986
"Avengers: Age of Ultron", directed by Joss Whedon, starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo and Jeremy Renner, premieres in Los Angeles in 2015  
 Now to enjoy my secret weapon of a good night's sleep...↓
 With added ear plugs....