Rotini with sauce and lentil balls for supper.

Rotini with sauce abd veggie balls.

Sourdough loaf made in the bread machine.

Loaf of bread cooling.

Watching the strangely sweet 2018 Portuguese film DIAMANTINO on The Criterion Channel. 🍿

Snow days are delightfully productive for me as eliminating the commute and being at home means I’m getting stuff done before I usually would arrive at the office.

Clouds in evening sky.

Clouds in sky.

Trying out my new Zojirushi bread machine.

Bread maker on table.

Watching Susan Seidelman’s 1989 film COOKIE on The Criterion Channel. 🍿

Veggie shepherds pie cooling.

Veggie shepherd's pie in casserole dish.

Watching some of the Criterion Collection’s ‘70s Science Fiction with Michael Anderson’s 1976 film LOGAN’S RUN. 🎥

Pizza before heading into the oven.

Cheese on pizza before baking.

First grilled cheese of the new year.

Grilled cheese sandwich on plate

Watching Penny Lane’s 2019 documentary HAIL SATAN? on Netflix. 🍿

Small travel mug.

Travel mug.

Coffee in one of my favourite mugs.

Coffee in mug.

Watched UNCLE BOONMEE WHO CAN RECALL HIS PAST LIVES again earlier today and probably going to fall asleep before midnight which is all and all a very good day.

Here are my top 20 favourite films of 2019. It was a very good year for films. 🎥

Made a list of my favourite 45 films from 2010-2019 in release order. 🎥

Letterboxd has made such a huge difference in how I keep track of the films that I watch and it makes compiling lists and discovering new films to see much easier. I love it.

A list of films I loved that I saw for the first time in 2019: KAILI BLUES, ISLAND OF HUNGRY GHOSTS, HONEYGIVER AMONG THE DOGS, HAROLD AND MAUDE, MANTA RAY, IN DOG YEARS, EL MAR LA MAR, and WASHINGTONIA. boxd.it/4snCK 🎥

Really loved LITTLE WOMEN. Greta Gerwig uses the whole spaghetti factory brilliantly with a delightful cast to create something that feels both modern and timeless. 🎥

Watching one of my favourite films of 2018 again, Alice Rohrwacher’s transcendently beautiful HAPPY AS LAZZARO on Netflix. 🎥

Sleepy dogs.

Dogs sleeping on carpet.

Cookie in sunlight.

Shortbread cookie.

Ho ho ho!

Santa Claus ornament on Christmas tree.

Angel atop mom and dad’s tree.

Angel ornament on tree.