12 Little Musings on the new “Little Women”

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Last night, at 7:55 p.m., my 13-year-old daughter burst into the house from spending most of the day at her grandma's for Mother's Day (I was still recovering from some unholy stomach bug). She was all enthused about some show that had just dropped on Netflix, that we should watch … [Read more...]

Your Royal Highnesses, May I Suggest the Following 10 Names for Your Impending Prince or Princess?

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I think it's safe to say Wallis, Camilla, and Chicago are off the list of potential names for the impending royal baby, due any day now. Also scratch anything trendy. And all names belonging to current, living members of the royal family can safely be dismissed, according to┬áChristian Turner, global … [Read more...]

This is Us Season 2 Finale RECAP: Will Kate Let Go of Jack to Make Room for Toby?

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Kevin's toast, though...When he said "Katie Girl" and spoke the truth he felt his father would speak...(Cue the sounds of copious sniffling in the Craker household!) But that's just me, getting ahead of myself. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times on the last episode of Season 2. … [Read more...]

This Is Us RECAP Episode 35: Will Deja Find a Safe Place to Land?

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Soooo interesting that the This is Us showrunners decided to lavish the next-to-last episode of the season on Deja's story. They really do mix it up; some episodes advance the stories of many characters, and some give depth and background to just one or two characters. This hour was devoted to Deja, … [Read more...]

This Is Us RECAP Episode 34: Vegas, Baby

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Ahhhh! Our Pearsons are back, and it was such a balm to see them again, even though I thoroughly enjoyed the Olympics. As a hockey and figure skating fan, I was thrilled to watch it all, especially the astonishing performances of fellow Canadians Tessa Virtue and Scott Moir! I digress, do I not? … [Read more...]