Mahna Mahna

Family lore goes that while my mom was pregnant with me she & my dad went to the theaters to see one of the Muppet movies. As they had no children with them, they got some strange looks but tried to pass it off as if they were preparing for me.

In truth they really, really loved the Muppets.

Some kids grow up on Disney. I grew up on Jim Henson.

I saw the Disney movies, of course, but never had the princess obsession like I had Kermit obsession.

I’ve seen every movie (well, except for the space one they came out with a few years ago), & every Christmas make my family sit through The Muppets Christmas Carol.  I cried as a child when Jim Henson died. I own the dvd’s of The Muppet Show.

So needless to say I’m pretty excited to take my parents & (drag) my husband to the new Muppet movie this Thanksgiving.

To prepare I may need to buy a few of these OPI nail polishes.

I may end up buying them all but here are some early favorites:

Rainbow Connection

Divine Swine

Gettin Miss Piggy with It

{Clearly I’m into glitter for the holiday season!}

Pepe’s Purple Passion

Bonus points if you knew that this was Pepe:


I mean, how could you not want his nail polish?!

There’s also the Muppets Green Album with current artists redoing some classic Muppet songs. You need something to listen to on the way to the movie theater, right?

Seriously, I’m beyond excited.


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5 Responses to Mahna Mahna

  1. Vicki says:

    I love the muppets! One of my favorite movies growing up (which I since bought on DVD and still watch every now & then) was the Muppets Take Manhattan 🙂

  2. Mark. Makeup says:

    Pepe I love him “okay” !!

  3. Elena says:

    I love the muppets also! Me and a few friends are going to see it over Thanksgiving Break! Never too old for them!

  4. pretty pink tulips says:

    I love that story!!! I’ve always been fond of the friendly green dude….and I’ve also been loving OPI’s glitter polishes. This is a perfect marraige — Excuse Moi is calling my nails!!!

    xo Elizabeth

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