Friday, May 25, 2012

35 years old today...

Ok.....we found this one too!
Happy Birthday Star Wars!  35 years old and still going strong!  Lookin' good too (just like Han Solo!)
My kids like this video...so once again...Enjoy!

Thursday, May 24, 2012

Happy Anniversary!

On the eve of the 35th Anniversary of the release of ANH, my sweet husband shared this with me, and now I share it with you!  Happy Anniversary Star Wars Fans!  Enjoy!

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

Trish: Star Wars Prequel Appreciation Day

Did you know there is a Star Wars Prequel Appreciation Society?  And that today is Prequel Appreciation Day?   Well, today marks the 10th Anniversary Release of Episode II:  Attack of the Clones.  So in honor if Prequel Appreciation and Episode II, here are some clips to enjoy, starting with my favorite from Attack of the Clones:


Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Trish: 'Her Universe' @ SWW

In case you didn't get the email.....Here it is:





If you are lucky enough to head out to Orlando starting this weekend, let us know what you did and what you got!

Monday, May 14, 2012

Trish: Happy Birthday George!

Happy Birthday George Lucas!

Check out these fun Birthday articles from MTV Geek and Geeks of Doom!


Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Trish: 'Her Universe' Ahsoka Hoodie for girls

OK....Have you seen this?
Her Universe has announced that this adorable hoodie will be available during Star Wars Weekends.  It will be available in girls' sizes S-XXL!  I got the Leia Hoodie....I think my daughter is going to need this one!
Here's a shot at the back
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Monday, May 7, 2012

Trish: Bonnie Burton no longer at LucasFilm (and other news via Club Jade)

Me & Bonnie -GGC 2011
Bonnie Burton has posted on her Twitter account that she has been "laid off" from LucasFilm.  What????  It makes me sad....but I'm sure she will find something awesome soon, because she is, well, Awesome!

Also, over at Club Jade, there are other Star Wars happenings/articles you should check out!

And if you have a Twitter account, follow Bonnie and send her some happy words of encouragement!

Sunday, May 6, 2012

Trish: Star Wars Week continues at 'GeekMom'

I know I have plugged GeekMom before, but as a geek mom myself, I enjoy the blog very much!  And if you are not done celebrating May the 4th, head on over to their blog.  There will continue to be posts all week dedicated to the Star Wars Universe.    It's Star Wars Week to them, which means more fun for us!

Friday, May 4, 2012

And I started off the morning with this:

 Have a Great Day Everyone! And As I said to my friends and family that don't get it.... "Come to the Geek Side....It's so much more fun!"

Thursday, May 3, 2012

Trish: 'Her Universe' teams up with 'Hot Topic'

BREAKING NEWS (via Her Universe FB Page) -

"You are hearing it here first!!! I am SO EXCITED to tell you that Her Universe has teamed up with Hot Topic and all of our NEW products will be launching on HotTopic.com tomorrow on May The 4th!!! Here's the important part, the FIRST 50 people to buy a Her Universe item on HotTopic.com will get our NEW Her Universe tote bag for FREE!!! It's a $20.00 bag for free as our gift to you. The promotion starts at 6 AM EST/ 3 AM PST. To all of our International fans, I am thrilled to tell you this because Hot Topic ships to most countries around the world! If you get the Her Universe email newsletter, you will get an email about all of this in the morning, but I wanted you to hear it from me first! Thank you for ALL of your support. Two years ago, there was barely any merchandise made for female fans and now, together, we are finally making it into stores! Please help us continue to show that women will buy Sci-fi merchandise. May The 4th Be With You! :o)"


Awesome-right?  Should I really wake up at 3 AM for the tote bag?  Hmmmm.....

Trish: Get Ready for (unofficial) Star Wars Day!

So, tomorrow is May the 4th and there are A LOT of celebrations and fun things to do all over the world to celebrate the world's love of Star Wars!  Here are some links to help you get planning:

StarWars.com - Here's a whole list of fun things to do, see or buy.
savingsmania.com - Here you can check out the Williams Sonoma events taking place.  
uwishunu.com - The Please Touch Museum's list of events for the day in Philadelphia, PA.
Star Wars Day Toronto - Screenings, Costume Contests and more! 
glasstire.com - Star Wars Art Show @ War'hous Visual Studio in Houston, TX.
TheForce.Net - A whole list of things!  Check it out to see if anything is happening near you!
San Francisco Bike Party - Go riding in your favorite Star Wars Costume!  It's Free!
newyorkjedi.com - FRIDAY 5/4/2012 - MAY THE FOURTH BE WITH YOU!LIVE IN WASHINGTON SQUARE PARK - 7pm
HAVE A GREAT DAY EVERYONE!  What are you planning on doing?

Wednesday, May 2, 2012

Trish: 'Course of the Force' Relay stops announced

Or, visit StarWars.com for the list of stops and 'Conival' times!  I will be at the Oceanside location!  Anyone else attending?

Trish: This one is MINE! ('Her Universe' Sneak Peek)

OK...'Her Unviverse' shared this amazing hoodie this morning!  My daughter and I both need one!  I love it!

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Trish: Disneyland's Downtown Disney-"A Galaxy of Star Wars Art"

Even after May the 4th and Free Comic Book Day, if you are still in need of something to do.....

"Make the jump to hyperspace and head for D Street in the Downtown Disney District at the Disneyland Resort on May 5, where Artist William Silvers and Creative Director Chris Jackson will be on hand from 3-6 p.m."


Check out the Star Tours FB page for more info.!

Trish: 'Her Universe'-May the 4th be with us?

Have you seen these from the 'Her Universe' Facebook Page?

She keeps hinting that May 4th might be a happy shopping day for us!
What do you think?