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What Is a Weekend?

December 8, 2017

One of my favorite places to get brunch in the city is Ichabod’s, which The Boyfriend introduced me to on our first date. It’s a tiny establishment nestled in Union Square, not too far from Strand Books, with dark, soft lighting, and a brunch menu with dishes like avocado toast and, my personal favorite, fried chicken with biscuits and gravy. We stopped by this past weekend with a friend from…

Movies & TV

REIGN RECAP: “Left Behind” (1×07)

December 6, 2013

  Hello, fellow Reignites! We survived the holiday hiatus! Go us! Last night’s episode was another delicious serving and a lot happened, so let’s get on with it, shall we? We open up with a majestic parade of soldiers marching out of the palace gates while Catherine and Mary watch from a balcony. Catherine, the sour puss she is, takes this moment to rub it in Mary’s face that…

Movies & TV

REIGN RECAP: “Chosen” (1×06)

November 22, 2013

We open up on a sleeping Bash, who’s dreaming of his encounter with the pagan boy from last week. Meanwhile, Mary wakes up and finds an odd necklace on her pillow. Creepy. Mary as she wakes up to find the stag. Good morning to you, too, Mary! source Scheme-y Olivia flags down Francis in the hallway and after some chit chat, Olivia makes some come hither looks and tells…

Movies & TV Review

The Gates: Pilot

June 21, 2010

I know this has nothing to do with books, but did anyone watch the series premiere of ABC’s new show, “The Gates”? I did and it was pretty awesome. From the commercials I knew there were going to be vampires, but they’re not the only supernatural beings in the show. I won’t say anything else, but the pilot episode was very good and I can’t wait for the…