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A Peek Behind the Wizard’s Curtain – The Women of Oz
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Behind the Scenes

A Peek Behind the Wizard’s Curtain – The Women of Oz

If you’re like me, you’ve seen The Wizard of OZ movie many times. But have you ever stopped to wonder how it came to be? It turns out that The Wizard of OZ has quite the backstory and history! I don’t remember now why I decided to read Finding Dorothy. My to-be-read pile is quite…

A Peek Behind the Wizard’s Curtain – The Women of Oz via @behindeveryday
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Chicken Sisters, Chicken Wars, and Harvey Girls
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Behind the Scenes

Chicken Sisters, Chicken Wars, and Harvey Girls

Chicken Sisters, Chicken Wars, and Harvey Girls… What on earth could these three things have in common? I recently read Chicken Sisters by Kj Dell’antonia. In the prologue to the story, two sisters who had started out as Harvey Girls left the Harvey House restaurant to start their own restaurants, both serving fried chicken. Three…

Chicken Sisters by Kj Dell'antonia is a fun story about fried chicken and family with some real-life connections to the famous Harvey Girls and to the reality tv show, Food Wars. via @behindeveryday
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Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Oz Museum
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Travel

Follow the Yellow Brick Road to the Oz Museum

Appropriately located in a small town in Kansas (Wamego to be exact!) is the Oz Museum. Follow the yellow brick road past movie memorabilia, memories of L. Frank Baum, and more. Full of Oz History The OZ Museum is dedicated to all things Oz, from the very beginning through today – over 100 years of…

The OZ Museum in Wamego, Kansas is dedicated to all things Oz. Follow the yellow brick road past movie memorabilia, memories of L. Frank Baum, the author, and more! See a pair of ruby slippers, Judy Garland's Dorothy dress, and so much more. If you love the Wizard of OZ, you'll love this museum. via @behindeveryday
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20 Days of Me Series

The 3 latest installments of the series-

Messy Bessy or Neat Nellie?
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Me and My Life

Messy Bessy or Neat Nellie?

It’s time for the next installment of 20 Days of Me!  Today you will discover the truth about me.  Am I a Messy Bessy or a Neat Nellie?  If you know me in real life or if you follow me on Instagram (and especially in my Instagram stories) you probably already know the answer.  …

Messy Bessy or Neat Nellie? via @behindeveryday
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Penny Lover
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Me and My Life

Penny Lover

Day 6 of the 20 Days of Me!   Do you collect anything? I am a bit of a packrat so I am always collecting, even unintentionally.  But I do have a couple purposeful collections.  Of these, squashed pennies are the main one. What is it about these flattened pennies that makes me want them…

Penny Lover via @behindeveryday
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