Reblog – Happy 91st Birthday Angela Lansbury

Such a great tribute to one of my favorite actresses. Happy Birthday, Angela!

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Today is the 91st birthday of the actress Angela Lansbury. There are so many films that you should watch of hers, but just watch an episode of Murder She Wrote. Watching it is like visiting home. Sure, there will be a murder, but it’s ok, it happens all the time. The world is a better place because Angela Lansbury is in it.

angela-lansbury-02NAME: Angela Lansbury
OCCUPATION: Actress
BIRTH DATE: October 16, 1925
PLACE OF BIRTH: Poplar, London, England
COMMANDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE honorary
HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME 6623-1/2 Hollywood Blvd. (motion pictures)
HOLLYWOOD WALK OF FAME 6259 Hollywood Blvd. (television)
GRAND MARSHAL OF THE TOURNAMENT OF ROSES 1993
KENNEDY CENTER HONOR 2000
NATIONAL MEDAL OF ARTS 1997
TONY 1966 for Mame (lead actress, musical)
TONY 1969 for Dear World (lead actress, musical)
TONY 1975 for Gypsy (lead actress, musical)
TONY 1979 for Sweeney Todd…

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Being Prepared

Warning: Talk about dying (not suicide) Today I found out that a dear lady from a cooking community I have belonged to for almost ten years passed away. I rarely make it over there anymore but was PM'd and went to pay my respects. The one quality that stood out in this lady was compassion. …

Reblog – 50 Things to Get Busy Doing Before 50

No. 51 (move to No. 1) – Read this list!

I am well over 50 and have done about half this list. I still have time left to do the rest!

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1alife2 1. Reach 49.

2. Forgive. Doesn’t matter if they deserve it, you do.

3. Some people will be negative and hate, so what, what’s that got to do with you?

4. Learn your parents, family, and friends’ stories.

5. Ignore people who tell you to try surfing or skydiving or extreme sports if you don’t want to do it, they’re not going to spend the time in hospital or rehab.

6. Help someone who needs help and don’t tell a single soul you did it.

7. Learn to compromise.

8. Conquer a fear. Doesn’t have to be a big one.

9. Take the time to write that email, make that call, write a letter, visit, send a card, it may not matter, but what if it does?

10. Ask for help. Accept it gratefully.

11. Smile. Laugh. Often. Quit thinking about why. Smile. Laugh.1lf2
12. Cry. Into someone’s…

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