4 flicks that will ruin your New Years Resolutions

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In January of every year I give something up. I've never really been a fan of New Years Resolutions, so I've adopted this annual New Years Resolutions meet Lent tradition. For the entire month of January I exercise my ability to say no, and put my will power to the test. This little tradition started many years ago with what I called "Dry January", where I gave up drinking for … [Read more...]

Why I’m not looking forward to Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life

Gilmore Girls: A Year In The Life

Ok, before we go any further... I have a confession to make. I have never watched the Gilmore Girls... Nope... Never, not a single episode! And not because I didn't want to, or wasn't interested, I just -- Well... I don't know! I have no good reason as to why I never watched it, especially given that it was totally a show I would have been interested in! Between graduating … [Read more...]

Look out Vancouver! Netflix is bringing Gilmore Girls Luke’s Diner to a café near you!

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Gilmore Girls fans, this one's for you! October 5, 2016 marks the 16thanniversary of the original Gilmore Girls airdate -- or the Gilmoreversary [gil-more-uh-vur-suh-ree]: (noun, singluar) The yearly recurrence of a date of an important past event. The yearly celebration or commemoration of the series premiere of Gilmore Girls on October 5, 2000. This … [Read more...]

DIY Family Movie Night Popcorn Bar

DIY Family Movie Night Popcorn Bar

Friday nights are sacred in our house. Not only does Friday mark the end of the work week and the start of the weekend, but it also means it's Family Movie Night! Nothing beats curling up under cozy blankets on the couch with the kids, fresh popped popcorn, while streaming Zootopia on Netflix -- well, aside from maybe binge watching Quantico in my own bed with no one to bug … [Read more...]

All you need is Love… And Netflix!

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And doughnuts... Pretty sure life is better with doughnuts! I can't believe that summer is coming to a close, and the kids with be returning to school next month. The past two months have literally whizzed by! That shouldn't come as a surprise though given that we jam packed it with vacations, summer camps, beach visits and more. Still, it seems to get shorter and shorter … [Read more...]