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Live Olive: Chester, Illinois … The Town Where It All Began!

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Amber Ray, blogger of “Rant and Roam,” recently made a spontaneous road trip to Chester, Ill., the quaint riverside town where Elzie Segar created “Thimble Theatre” and the place where the legendary romance between Popeye and Olive Oyl began.

Amber was accompanied by her boyfriend, and no trip would be complete without a stop at the home of the Official Popeye Fan Club, Spinach Can Collectibles! They documented the trip with a series of photos that capture the charm and simple beauty of Chester while also showing their playful sides … Popeye and Olive Oyl would be so proud!

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Olive’s Holiday Gift Ideas

The holidays are one of my favorite time of the year. I love the lights, the festive holiday dresses, and gift-giving.

I just love to buy presents for my handsome sailor Popeye, Swee’Pea, and of course, myself. Keep reading to see my picks for 2013′s holiday presents.

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“Dreams Can Come True” eBook Giveaway

Hello, my lovelies! Do you believe that dreams can come true? I most certainly do! In fact, one of my earliest recollections is when Popeye helped to fulfill one of mine. We were babies back then — literally! I had never seen the sea before, so Baby Popeye decided to prepare a big surprise for me. I don’t want to spoil all the fun by giving away too many details. But once you read this dreamy tale, you’ll see why I fell in love with him! To get the full story, you’ll have to enter our cool giveaway for a chance to be among the first to get the brand-new Baby Popeye eBook* from PlayTales.

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