Ms. Howdy

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Location United States
Introduction I live in a mid-century modern house in the midwest with my husband and 3 cats and am constantly thinking up new projects and trying new things, like (now) blogging.
Interests Art, crafting of all kinds, reading, travel, all things Halloween, mid-century modern, nature, gardening, photography, genealogy, cooking, movies, music, working out, running, cats, goats, historic preservation, and a million other things.
Favorite Movies What's New Pussycat, Evil Dead, The Ref, Arsenic & Old Lace, The Nightmare Before Christmas, Clue, Don Juan DeMarco, The Exorcist, Groundhog Day, The Grudge, Trick R Treat, Lake Placid, The Addams Family/Addams Family Values, The Last Samurai, Under the Tuscan Sun, Dark Star, Love Actually, Office Space, Ravenous, Ruthless People, The Sandlot, Seabiscuit, The Shining, Indian Summer, Sleepy Hollow, There's Something About Mary, Throw Momma from the Train, Tombstone, A Fish Called Wanda, Ghost Story, The Pink Panther movies, The Thing, Jurassic Park, Fight Club, Charlie Brown and Warner Bros cartoons, Kill Bill, Midnight in the Garden of Good & Evil, okay, I like movies.
Favorite Music Oh gosh. I love soundtracks, The Beatles, Beethoven, Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, The Black Keys, Bobby Darin, Cake, Chris Cornell, Colbie Caillat, Coldplay, CCR, Dave Matthews, David Bowie, Dean Martin, Death Cab for Cutie, Depeche Mode, Dido, Duran Duran, Dwight Yoakam, Eartha Kitt, Elton John, Elvis, Ennio Morricone, Danny Elfman, Fatboy Slim, Flogging Molly, Frank Sinatra, The Fratellis, ICP, INXS, Jack Johnson, Korn, Led Zeppelin, Louis Armstrong, Marilyn Manson, Maroon 5, The Mavericks, Metallica, Michael Buble, Michael Jackson, Mozart, Muse, NIN, Norah Jones, Ok Go, Pink Floyd, Prince, The Proclaimers, Queen, Rammstein, RATM, RHCP, Rob Zombie, The Rolling Stones, Serj Tankian, The Statler Bros, Sting, STP, The Temptations, Three Dog Night, Tom Jones, Tom Petty, Tracy Byrd, U2, Weezer
Favorite Books I love to read horror, travel, historical, and a little comedy and non-fiction peppered in. Authors: Stephen King, Barbara Hambly, Kate Mosse, Anne Rice, Michael Crichton, Dean Koontz, Douglas Adams, Barbara Kingsolver, Bill Bryson, J K Rowling, Chuck Palahniuk, Laurie Notaro, Susan Cooper, Ray Bradbury, Kim Harrison, Edgar A Poe, Neil Gaiman, Diana Gabaldon, Frances Mayes, Joan Aiken, and many others. Not counting mainly picture book authors like Charles Addams, SHAG, Tim Burton, Charlie Harper, Edward Gorey, etc.