Trekking Out of the Hobbit Hole

The Hobbits Take Toccoa {a vacation post}

Hello again, one and all! I'm back to blogging after returning home from our family vacation to Georgia and South Carolina! For her 50th birthday my mom decided she wanted to challenge herself with the "Three miles up, three miles down" hike up Mount Currahee in Toccoa, Georgia. This is where the famous Easy Company… Continue reading The Hobbits Take Toccoa {a vacation post}

movie reviews

The Greatest Showman: An Interview With My Littlest Sisters

I wanted to write a review of The Greatest Showman* for this week's post, but while I was washing dishes one evening I thought, "Could I approach it from a different angle?" The answer to that question surprised and delighted me: why not interview the biggest fans of The Greatest Showman in your life? Namely, my two littlest sisters, 11-year-old Lillie and… Continue reading The Greatest Showman: An Interview With My Littlest Sisters

Victoria ITV

My Personal 19th Century Aesthetic (or, The Costumes of “Victoria: Season 1”)

I'm glad I'd already decided to write about costumes for this week's post: my brain is still a bit frayed at the edges after seeing Avengers: Infinity War on Saturday. Once I can write about it without accidentally dropping a spoiler (i.e., once most of the world has seen it), I'll be sure to post my thoughts! All… Continue reading My Personal 19th Century Aesthetic (or, The Costumes of “Victoria: Season 1”)

TV Reviews

Movie Review: “Thirteen Days”

I'm still so excited about this new blog, friends and readers! Thanks for all the comments on my Doctor Who reviews as well as on TTHH's Instagram--y'all are awesome! I've got several posts lined up for the next few weeks, including (but not limited to) a post featuring my favorite dresses and gowns from the Victoria series, and my… Continue reading Movie Review: “Thirteen Days”

TV Reviews

TV Review: Doctor Who, Series 9

Last week I reviewed Doctor Who: Series 8, Peter Capaldi's first season as the Twelfth Doctor. As promised, this week I'm delving into Doctor Who: Complete Series 9*, Jenna Coleman's last season as Clara Oswald. Series 9 wowed me from the get-go in ways that Series 8 hadn't. In fact, it felt much more similar to… Continue reading TV Review: Doctor Who, Series 9

TV Reviews

TV Review: Doctor Who, Series 8

I have to admit, I'm so excited about posting my first review on this new blog. I'm double-excited because it's all about my new favorite show--and triple-excited because it's all about my new favorite show's first season with my new favorite Doctor! My last Doctor Who review focused on Doctor Who: Series Seven, Part Two*, starring Matt… Continue reading TV Review: Doctor Who, Series 8