Browsing Archives of Author »Teresa Garcia«

My Favorite Things, Part I

November 21, 2010


I have many sweet memories of going to my grandmother’s house every day after school and watching Oprah with her. The best episode of the year was always Oprah’s Favorite Things, an hour of Oprah promoting products and giving them away to her studio audience. I don’t know why I liked those episodes so much. […]

Now what am I gonna do with my life?

November 19, 2010


Actually, I’m really excited for Will and Kate. Kate and Will. William and Katherine. Nice. They seem like really lovely people with uncommonly good sense. Plus, I think it’s cool that they actually like each other. Best of luck to both of them.

Father’s Day

June 21, 2009


Today being Father’s Day, I thought I’d share one of my favorite stories of my dad.   My dad and me at Hoover Dam this year  When I was three, we used to live in an old apartment complex. On Halloween, all the little kids would run around trick-or-treating around the complex. To signal that […]

The chicken came first

June 18, 2009


Duh! If the egg came first, who would sit on it?

TV Digital Converter

June 18, 2009


They’ve been warning all TV viewers for months. Did I listen? Nope. For months, the FCC has warned America that analog TV’s will no longer work without a digital converter. Being stubborn, I tried to pretend that the digital switch would affect every TV viewer in America except me. Actually, our family has been missing […]

Best adapted films

June 16, 2009


I just saw the trailer to the new movie, The Time Traveller’s Wife— based on one of my favorite books of all time, by Audrey Niffenegger. It’s a love story that spans a lifetime. It’s the beautiful and heartbreaking story of a young girl falls in love with a man who time travels uncontrollably. I […]

New blog

June 15, 2009


Dear Loyal Readers (or unfortunate soul who accidentally clicked on the “Next Blog” button and ended up on my humble site), I’m moving! I’m importing all of my content here to my new blog on WordPress. For now, I’ll be updating both blogs while I get used to WordPress. However, I may eventually choose one […]