New Show Recap: Parenthood 5×22, “The Pontiac”

After a season full of surprises and heartbreak, Parenthood ends season five with the same theme. Haddie comes home from college with great hair and a girlfriend, Anna Beth Gish makes an appearance as Ryan’s domineering mother, and Joel and Julia hold hands. Oh Parenthood. I don’t even know where to start. Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood 5×22, “The Pontiac”

New Show Recap: “I’m Still Here” Parenthood 5×21

This week, with only one more episode to go for this fifth season of Parenthood, the script is a bit less Julia-centric. We get to see the charter school move forward, Amber and Drew get pulled back into past loves, and Sarah considers her relationship with Hank. Crosby gets his crew back home, with more than a little help from Joel. Read More New Show Recap: “I’m Still Here” Parenthood 5×21

New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5.20, “Cold Feet”

This week Drew gets his head back in the college game, Hank gets more insight from Dr. Pelikan, Julia gets her groove back, and Zeek finds the stage for Camille’s act three. Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5.20, “Cold Feet”

New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5.19 “Fraud Alert”

This week, all kinds of things happened in the Braverman clan: there were road trips, cousins babysitting cousins, and Kristina telling off a school administrator. Let’s dig in, shall we?  Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5.19 “Fraud Alert”

New Show Recap: Parenthood 5.18, “The Offer”

I had high hopes for episode 18 of Parenthood, especially about Joel and Julia’s storyline. It turns out, not too much happened there, but everyone else had plots that moved right along. Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood 5.18, “The Offer”

New Show Recap: Parenthood 5.17, “Limbo”

This week’s episode is all about Crosby’s bundle of joy, Aida, and her upcoming baptism. The show opens with Crosby and Jasmine discussing the upcoming ceremony with Jasmine’s mom. While Grandma wants to save Aida’s soul, Crosby just wants to save Jasmine from more stress while they are staying with his parents. Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood 5.17, “Limbo”

New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5×14, “You’ve Got Mold”

Parenthood fans knew what the main focus of “You’ve Got Mold” as they sat down to watch it this week. While the comic relief of Crosby’s homeowner problem was welcome, it did nothing to relieve the sinking feeling I felt every time Julia was on screen. Just as Camille and Zeek start to get back in sync, their adult children appear to need them more than ever.   Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5×14, “You’ve Got Mold”

New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5.13, “Jump Ball”

Tonight, the fifth season of Parenthood on NBC throws everything up in air, from Camille’s dreams to Julia and Joel’s marriage. Even Drew’s roommate thinks things are getting weird. Read More New Show Recap: Parenthood, 5.13, “Jump Ball”