Some Me Time With Netflix #StreamTeam

I am a member of the Netflix StreamTeam. All opinions are 100% my own.     Eight o'clock is grownup tv time in my house. After carting the kids to the beach, entertaining and feeding them all day, I feel like we as parents deserve a little "me" time. Am I right? Summer is the perfect time to catch up on some shows you may have missed the first time around for whatever reason on Netflix. This summer I have decided to indulge in the second season of Orange is the New Black, … [Read more...]

Getting My Geek On With ThinkGeek

  My family and I are a bunch of geeks. We love all things Star Wars, Star Trek, Lord Of The Rings and Stargate. My kids play Minecraft and on Friday nights we play Magic The Gathering with our geeky friends! My hubby is a bit more geeky then I, he was really into D&D when he was younger, while I have only played a game or two. Even our taste in music is a bit geeky, with They Might Be Giants being a particular favorite! Of course being the geeks that we are, we have a habit of … [Read more...]

Dr Who: An Englishman in Space

  Dr Who was the first English science fiction hero since the novels of HG Wells. The fact that after a period of nearly 20 years when the Time Lord was off our screens, he is back, more popular than ever, more relevant to today’s generation of young viewers and capturing a global market of fans is nothing short of remarkable. Science Fiction in the post war period has been an American business, George Lucas, Marvel Comics, 1950s Cold War paranoia ‘invasion movies’, William Gibson, … [Read more...]