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Sea People

Sea People, a little known Mermaid film, starring one of my favorite actors, Hume Cronyn. According to the film’s distributor Sonar Entertainment: “Fourteen-year-old Amanda lives with her brother, Sean, and their parents, James and Celia Forrest, in Rathlin, an old fishing community where stories about mermaids and sea people are the talk of the town.” “Hume […]

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Mermaids – Calm Ocean Coloring Collection

via Selina Fenech I love this! An alternative to meditation, adult coloring books are a wonderful way to practice mindfulness!  Hundreds of thousands of stressed-out people have taken to this unlikely means of relaxation.  Art therapy has been shown in studies as a very effective way to reduce stress and coloring seems to offer some similar […]


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Wings Hawaii : Shooting Starmaid Necklace

Greetings Merfriends, I don’t know about you, but there is nothing I like better than discovering beautiful adornment for my gills and fins! Swimming past Maui this week, I happened on Wings Hawaii.  Lots of shiny baubles!  I picked up the Brass Shooting Starmaid Necklace, “a one-of-a kind gem. Her hammered tail looks like scales and her […]


“How to be a Mermaid” : A Falling in Deep Novella

via Erin Hayes A very entertaining read!  Sweet Teen/YA novella about embracing your true self and being comfortable in your own “fin”!   All Tara ever wanted was to be a mermaid. So she takes a year off between high school and college to don a fake tail and tour aquariums across the country in a […]

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Mermaid Christmas

Hello Merfriends, I don’t know about you, but I love a little Christmas with my Mermaids.     To start with, you can send out a bit of Mermaid cheer with a joyful card from Etsy.   Follow up with an adorable mermaid wreath (also from Etsy) for the front door. And quick trip to Amazon.com to dress […]


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Crochet Mermaid

Here’s an idea for a cold winter night!  Bring a little mermaid sunshine to your life with this Mermaid Lapghan.   Shelley Bunyard, the Mad Hooker gives you precise instructions for how to crochet a mermaid lapghan of your own.  Pretty cool! Follow the instructions to make your own winter tail in the color of […]


Pond Wife

Just a quick hop across the pond.  In Brighton, Oxford and London, a show about mermaids and pop music from the 90’s, what’s not to love!?!  Holly and Ted have come up with a super fun adaptation of the Little Mermaid.  This is fringe theater at it’s best. According to their website: “It’s 1997 and […]

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