Category Archive: Watch

Watch: Frances Ha

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I definitely meant to see Frances Ha when it came out in theaters last year, but then again, I’m always a little late to the trend party. (Have you seen those pretty feathers… Continue reading

Things That Are Happening

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Nothing in particular here today, folks. Just some things that are happening out in the world that I thought you ought to know about in case you need to make small talk or… Continue reading

TED Talks 101

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TED Talks: A nonprofit devoted to “Ideas worth sharing.” It all began as Technology, Entertainment, and Design but has grown to encompass tons of other topics. The talks are usually about 20 minutes long,… Continue reading

Check It: Foreign Flicks

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I know, it’s summertime and I’m not supposed to sit inside watching tv. However, today was cloudy and disappointing in the beach weather department. I watched “Mostly Martha” and thought I’d share a… Continue reading

Women Ruin Everything…in Commercials

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I don’t think there’s anyone out there who likes commercials for prescription drugs. Long the subject of ridicule for their speed-read lists of horrifying side effects (which I won’t go into here) and… Continue reading

“Gotta Cat Now Too!”

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Yeah, this feels very appropriate for a Monday morning.

Smart Girls Know: Education Changes Everything

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This past Friday, Malala Yousafzai, the young Pakistani schoolgirl who was shot at point blank range by the Taliban last fall,  addressed the UN.  It was her 16th birthday and she spoke about… Continue reading

Check It: Spring TV Binge

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You know what happens when you cancel your cable in favor of internet streaming and then it rains all Spring? If you’re me, you start binge-watching TV shows. Here are five that have… Continue reading

“No No No No…”

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You can thank Jessie for this one: And this one is from me: Happy Wednesday.

A Downton Affair

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Kate recently wrote about giving up cable television and how it’s really not so bad.  I broke up with cable about a year ago and haven’t looked back. In fact, I barely ever… Continue reading

Ladies of the Bachelor and Their Celebrity Doppelgangers

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The truth is, I’m a hater. I hate reality television. The other thing is, I’m a hypocrite. This is because I have succumbed to the siren that is the Bachelor. I’m over the… Continue reading

About This “Ugly” Pretty Girl Thing…

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Jessie and I were talking this weekend about how when things really piss us off, we should blog about it.  Not only does it help keep things real around here, it’s a good… Continue reading

The Million Muppet March

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I know I said we would probably steer clear of political posts after my last post because everyone is just plain sick of it…but I really can’t resist when it comes to Muppets.… Continue reading

TBT #30: “It’s Time To Play The Music…”

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Hi Guys! Don’t forget to keep your submissions coming for The Summer Instagram Challenge! We’re doing a different color each week so be sure to tag your photos with #tlacblue so we can… Continue reading

Dog Days of Summer

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My brother sent me this underwater footage of some happy dogs (and himself and his swan-diving girlfriend) swimming in a lake in Maine and I think you should see it. I recommend sound.… Continue reading