The Shows Are Strong

Fall is here. And that means pumpkin spice lattes, corn mazes and brand new seasons of television. Here’s what I’m watching (in no particular order!) Proceed with caution…there be spoilers ahead. Gotham Dear Fox, way to turn this dud around. Last season really dipped around the 5th or 6th episode. The best parts of the showContinue reading “The Shows Are Strong”

30 Days of Nerdy Hair – Day 12

Day 12: Agent Peggy Carter from Captain America: The First Avenger Now that Marvel’s Agent Carter has gotten a season 2, we will be able to learn even more about Steve Roger’s lady love. Their love story may not have gotten a happy ending, but Peggy never let that sadness define her journey. She wentContinue reading “30 Days of Nerdy Hair – Day 12”

5 Fandom Friday

My 13 Fictional BFF’s As all of my real life, non-fictional friends will know, I’m a very social person. And I love friends. I love to surround myself with people who are smarter and prettier and just all around better than me. It makes me a better person. It gives me something to aspire to.Continue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

It’s That Time Again…

Today is Ash Wednesday. Which mean the beginning of the Lenten season. For the past 2 years, I have given up the hardest thing for me to give up… Television. And I see no reason to stop this year. When I’ve given up TV in the past, I have found myself more focused, more motivated,Continue reading “It’s That Time Again…”

5 Fandom Friday

Fictional Couples I Ship Yeah… I couldn’t just pick 5 couples. Because I don’t just watch 5 shows. And even if I did just watch 5 shows, there’s more that one couple per show sometimes. So I’m just gonna go ahead and pick as many as I want, breaking the 5 Fandom Friday rule, butContinue reading “5 Fandom Friday”

5 Fandom Friday Classic

Fictional Couples I Ship (Classic) So I had to go ahead and do a post about those couples that are no longer on television. These are from what one might affectionately refer to as the good old days. Before couples had mashed up names, before Twitter could save a show. Back when the CW wasContinue reading “5 Fandom Friday Classic”

30 Days of Nerdy Hair

Day 18: Laura Cameron from Pan Am Today is really random. Not only because this show was cancelled after just 1 season three years ago, but also because I never actually watched this show. But I saw the commercials when they came on and I always like the time period and the hair!! It’s allContinue reading “30 Days of Nerdy Hair”

Nerd in the City Book Club

A New Dawn by John Jackson Miller Once Disney and co. decanonized all of the existing Star Wars novels, relegating them to “Star Wars Legends” they made quick work of ordering all the new novels that would take their place in the new canon alongside the movies and Star Wars: Clone Wars and the brand newContinue reading “Nerd in the City Book Club”

The Best and Brightest: Captain America 2

I know Captain America 2 is old news by now, but I went to see it for a second time this week and realized I hadn’t blogged about it yet. So here goes… Captain America is my very favorite Avenger. He represents the best in all of us. He is also the Avenger with the mostContinue reading “The Best and Brightest: Captain America 2”

What was I thinking?

So, I decided to give up TV for Lent this year. I know, I know. You’re wondering if I can even do it, given my deep and abiding love for my stories. And yes it’s really hard. Here are 10 reasons why: 1. Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.  is just getting good!!! SHIELD is finally poised toContinue reading “What was I thinking?”