Day 181: Fiadone Corse (Corsican Cheese Cake)

Riding along in the Sunday Social pelaton today:

Q: What is your favorite movie of all time?
A: Don't tell anyone, because I am slightly embarrassed. I love The American President. There is something so cheesy about it. Half the dialogue is on automatic in my brain. I say the final speech on long walks sometimes. However, if I were to be more culturally responsible I would put down a few more significant options: The Shawshank Redemption, Strictly Ballroom, Harold and Maude, Fight Club, The Princess Bride, Kill Bill Vol I and II, Memento, Moonlighting, The Usual Suspects, Fargo and Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel.

Q: What is your favorite movie quote?
A: For pure pleasure of repeating it in a funny voice: 'I'll never tell' (said with vibrato).

Q: What is the best movie to watch for a girls night in?
A: For laughs and some very clever inside jokes, Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story. For eye-candy: Anything with [insert male or female actor who you think is a hottie here]. I'll go Daniel Craig or Kevin Bacon. For chick-flick fun: The Sweetest Thing.

List_Addict               Irene

Q: What is the best breakup movie?
A: Practical Magic. It is all about getting rid of the wrong guy and finding the right. That is what break-up should be about.

Q: Who would you want to play you in a movie about your life?
A: I wouldn't mind Sandra Bullock (funny, awkward, silly). I wasn't sure who else would be a good option—I haven't read trashy magazines for a while, I forget who there is—so I did an internet quiz and it suggested Johnny Depp. Mmm. I gender skewed it and got Renee Zellwigger and then Mila Kunis. This isn't working. I'll stay with Sandra.

Q: Which movie star’s closet would you want to raid?
A: It's slightly off the question, but I'd love to have the clothes from both the scenes of clothing montages in 21 Dresses and The Sweetest Thing. But in terms of having someone's closet, I would have to go with Carrie Bradshaw. Especially the movies and the last series. Oh, heaven.

Gabriel Gate cooks a local dish each day on the Tour de France (not mentioned but on in the background). My title is that dish.

The Outfit
Lace Dress: Op-shopped
Jacket: Op-shopped
Skirt: Op-shopped
Shoes: Irregular Choice

Photographer de Jour: V——

Who wore it better?

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Sunday Social

pleated poppy


  1. Honestly, is Irene EVER winning? Love the outfit, even though I'd probably choose a jacket with a little longer cut.. or not..

    Back to Irene.. She'll probably win in my wedding dress against me wearing it after eating my dinner and cake and dessert ;-)

    1. Irene has some great advantages: great figure, firm and upsetting breasts, porcelain like skin (really just almost exactly like porcelain without the thingy sound) and no sense of hot and cold. She is disadvantaged by having to wear my clothing. But, you know, she could get a job, or something.

  2. I have not seen any Practical Magic - the best underdog, i will now! :))

  3. At first I just noticed the jacket, which is great, and then I saw the lace dress. It looks fabulous over the blue skirt!

  4. That quiz picked Jennifer Lawrence to play me.

    You look great today.


    1. You would make a great Jennifer Lawrence. You can play her.


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