The following is a guest post. Although quite a bit happened in this episode, this review is going to focus on Rose’s attempts to push the occupants of Downton into the Jazz Age. Ever since I started watching Downton, I have been anticipating how the writers would address the age of the flapper.
The following is a guest post. I love London. When I think about it I get all excited. There’s something dark and dangerous about London, in a Jack the Ripper and British history way; there is something hectic and buzzing about it, in a night out on the town in Soho and getting home on […]
The following is a guest post. Spoiler alert: I’m not sure that this mini-series has anything that could actually qualify as spoilers. However, I don’t hold back on any details I felt were relevant to sharing my impressions of the first episode of Fleming. If you want to watch it without any expectations, don’t read […]
The following is a guest post. Episode four of this series of Downton Abbey largely acts as the foundation for the rest of the remaining episodes, as we watch some characters deal with their secrets while others consider opportunities to move forward.
Isn’t it ABOUT TIME you saw the best movie of 2013?
The following is a guest post. Coco J. Ginger once wrote “When you miss someone… it’s weird… your body doesn’t function normally… as it should”. Missing a place feels exactly the same as missing someone and both are usually very frequently connected. Because I miss England and my people, my heart is bleeding and my […]
The following is a guest post. What’s in a name? After Smitten by Britain’s recent post about national comfort food Toad in the Hole, this seemed a great opportunity to explore some other British foods with strange names.
The following is a guest post. I am sure that most of you reading this are familiar with Winnie the Pooh; whether from the original books or the Disney re-invention of him. But did you know that this fictional bear is actually based on a real bear? If not, read on.
The following is a guest post. As I’ve stated on a number of occasions, I have a special place in my heart for British comedy. Seeing as we’re smack dab in the middle of awards season, I wanted to take this opportunity to share the results of an online awards competition which recognizes Britain’s favorite […]