Winterfest 2020 – The Countdown to Christmas is Over, But It’s Still Winter, People!

The #CountdownToChristmas is done, and I came in with a total of 10 out of 23 of the new 2019 premiers (not to mention all the previous year movies I watched). So now what? SURPRISE. Hallmark makes movies year-round, for every freaking season, so no matter which way the world is tilting towards the sun, … Continue reading Winterfest 2020 – The Countdown to Christmas is Over, But It’s Still Winter, People!

MOVIE SHOWDOWN: Merry & Bright vs. Picture a Perfect Christmas

As the Countdown to Christmas moves along and the number of new movies continues to pile up, you may find yourself wondering which movies you should prioritize - that's why I'm here! We've already got enough stress during the holidays - baking, shopping, looking hot when we return to our home towns, making sure to … Continue reading MOVIE SHOWDOWN: Merry & Bright vs. Picture a Perfect Christmas

Christmas Scavenger Hunt: You’ll Find Holiday Compassion, Unresolved Romantic Feelings, and Tom Arnold’s Career

Christmas is fun. Scavenger hunts are fun. A CHRISTMAS SCAVENGER HUNT? Definitely fun. Hallmark's Countdown to Christmas continues with "Christmas Scavenger Hunt," and while you're definitely destined to find the classic city-girl-comes-home-to-find-Christmas-love story in this film, here are some other fun plot and character elements you'll find in this festive movie, as well: Compassion for … Continue reading Christmas Scavenger Hunt: You’ll Find Holiday Compassion, Unresolved Romantic Feelings, and Tom Arnold’s Career

How to Make Big Career Moves According to Christmas Wishes & Mistletoe Kisses

The countdown to THE COUNTDOWN is over! The 10th anniversary of the Countdown to Christmas has begun (FINALLY!!!) and Hallmark has come out with an all-star lineup. If you're following along with the 2019 Movie Guide, the countdown kicked off with "Christmas Wishes & Mistletoe Kisses," and in addition to this film amping me up … Continue reading How to Make Big Career Moves According to Christmas Wishes & Mistletoe Kisses

Join the Row Team and Other Things I Learned from Love, Fall & Order

For the 2019 Fall Harvest series, Hallmark's Love, Fall & Order has an AWFUL title, but a great, classic story line. You know the one: successful city woman has to go home to help a widowed parent with some family business/farm, falls in love with a local, and moves back home. We see it everywhere … Continue reading Join the Row Team and Other Things I Learned from Love, Fall & Order

A Harvest Wedding Made Me Want to Get Married in a Barn

We've got foliage, tractors, pumpkins, coffee, flannel, dudes in henleys, a farmers' market, beautiful string lights, and fall afternoon lighting. If that doesn't make you cry, throw in the wedding and talks of everlasting love, and now everyone is crying. It was the first day of fall, I had pumpkin bread in the oven, Hallmark's … Continue reading A Harvest Wedding Made Me Want to Get Married in a Barn

Lifetime Movies I Want to See Just Based on their Titles and Poster

A picture (and title!) can say a thousand words! There are a lot of Lifetime movies out there, and while I've seen many, I haven't seen them all. So how do I choose? It's all about the title and poster for me. Lifetime clearly has a whole team that crafts these masterpieces - should the … Continue reading Lifetime Movies I Want to See Just Based on their Titles and Poster