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New Show Recap

New Show Recap: Parenthood Episode 5.1: “It Has to Be Now”

Parenthood is back! The season ended so long ago last spring, it took me a few minutes to remember where things left off. But the Bravermans and all of their drama are back, at 10 p.m. ET on NBC.

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New Show Recap

Recap: Parenthood, Episode 3.14, “It Is What It Is”

This week’s Parenthood episode on NBC gives us my favorite kind of episode, the kind of episode where nearly every character in the cast gets screen time and all story lines propel forward. We get to see Zeek, Camille, AND every Braverman grandkid gets a scene except for Sydney and Nora, I think.

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The Daily Goodie

TDG 2/10: Love Stinks

In yesterday’s daily goodie, we explored all sorts of different kinds of love songs.  I was delighted by your responses, and spent a longer time than I’d like to admit clicking through all of your suggestions on YouTube.  Today we’re going to explore the flip side, and put together the ultimate Persephone Playlist for those […]

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Pop Culture

TV Therapists – The good, the bad and the WTF?

TV shows love putting their characters into therapy.  This is relevant to my interests as both an unemployed therapist and someone who has spent over half her life in and out of therapy.  I like to see how therapists are being portrayed in pop culture and to be honest, it’s not always that great.  The […]

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Pop Culture

Every time I turn around”¦I see something that reminds me of TV

This post was inspired by two things.  The first was Buster Blonde’s hilarious post about “˜80s TV fear, which reminded me that every time I think of abandoned refrigerators and CPR I think about that episode of Punky Brewster.  In fact, because I have seen every episode of Punky Brewster no less than 25 times, […]