• DC Stuff
  • Theater – Waiting for Godot

    There are certain things that as a cultured person you feel you ought to know, or read or see.  There have been times when – despite being an aficionado of pop culture – I have failed myself profusely on some of these popular culture touchstones in literature, theater, movies and television.  And I felt really […]

  • (step) mom stuff
  • Services – Foodstirs

    I feel like I’ve reviewed a fair number of subscription services.  From personal shoppers for clothing, to wine, to meal kits, to meal kits, to flowers…I mean, I know there are lots more things I could be looking at like beauty boxes and things for pets, but honestly, those aren’t as important to me for […]

  • (step) mom stuff
  • TV – Jane the Virgin (CW)

    Are you as frustrated as I am by my relating everything I write about recently to my pregnancy and childbirth experience?  It’s a little ridiculous.  I keep thinking that I should have wider experiences and things to write about beyond simply now being a mother, but because it’s the majority of my focus all day, […]

  • DC Stuff
  • Theater – Hamlet

    When you think about the great works of theater of all time, if you haven’t included Hamlet on your list, you’re probably not putting your list together very well.  And it seems that every high schooler in America (and probably in England as well) is made to study the show.  Unfortunately for me, that wasn’t […]

  • entertainment
  • Movie – Get Out

    My original plan for today’s post had been to write about Black Mirror, thinking I hadn’t written about the show before.  And after getting some photos from the current season, a little voice in the back of my head said, “Hey now – maybe you should just double check to see if you’ve written about […]