Monthly Archives: July 2013

Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – ABC’s Motive

After my second DVR crash since March, I found myself scurrying around, trying to recover the 200+ recordings I lost.  Amongst those so inconveniently deleted was ABC’s new police procedural, Motive… Unfortunately, I missed the pilot.  When I was finally … Continue reading

Posted in Television, TV Reviews, Watch it? | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

TV Today – Change Can Be a Good Thing

One thing’s for sure in life—with time, everything changes. Even television. For instance, years ago, May sweeps meant that the television industry saved the best for last.  The networks broadcast non-stop, action packed, cliff-hanging storylines every night of the week, … Continue reading

Posted in More Television, Television | Tagged , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Summer’s Must Read New and Recent Releases

Summer is here!  And with the hot and humid weather comes one of my favorite pastimes… grabbing a book and heading out to the pool for a little R&R. So today, I’ve decided to share seven new and recent releases … Continue reading

Posted in Authors, Football Sweetheart, Novels and Books, Ooo Factor!, Young Adult | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – Showtime’s Ray Donovan

Dexter has been a staple for Showtime for the past eight seasons.  And after years of success, the series is finally calling it quits.  So what will Showtime do now? Enter Ray Donovan… I’ve been watching the trailers and advertisements … Continue reading

Posted in Television, TV Reviews, Watch it? | Tagged , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Spend a Summer at The Vineyard

I’ve not kept the fact that I love ABC Family’s teen mysteries a secret.  Heck, I’ve only blogged about Pretty Little Liars at least five times; I thoroughly enjoyed the recently cancelled The Lying Game; I can’t wait to catch … Continue reading

Posted in More Television, Summer Fun, Teen TV, Television | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Pinteresting – July’s Recipes

Over the past few months, I have fallen into the Pinterest craze along with millions of other people.  At first, I didn’t know exactly what to do… but once I got the hang of it, I found myself spending hours … Continue reading

Posted in Food & Restaurants, Ooo Factor! | Tagged , , , , , | 8 Comments

Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – ABC’s Mistresses

The summer shows have started, some of them anyway.  And while we still have at least one left to premiere, and despite my second DVR crash since March (I’ve lost over 200 recordings this calendar year due to faulty boxes), … Continue reading

Posted in Summer Fun, Television, TV Reviews, Watch it? | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Battle of the Summer Camps

The summer shows have started.  And what says summer better than summer camp? Most of us have attended summer camp in one form or another during some point in our lives.  Maybe it wasn’t a summer long excursion away from … Continue reading

Posted in More Television, Summer Fun, Television, TV Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

A Killer Curse – The Grudge (2004)

It’s time again for Catie Rhodes and me to break down another cinematic original and its remake.  Sticking with our usual ways, Catie reviews the original and I take on the remake.  This month we tackle the horror film, The … Continue reading

Posted in Movie Madness, Movie Reviews, Ooo Factor!, Originals Vs. Remakes, The Boo Factor | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Why It’s Worth a Watch Wednesday – Fictional Reality in Siberia

The summer shows have started, some of them anyway.  And while we still have a few left to premiere, and despite my second DVR crash since March (I’ve lost over 200 recordings this calendar year due to faulty boxes), I … Continue reading

Posted in Television, TV Reviews, Watch it? | Tagged , , , , , , | 4 Comments