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

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, [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

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

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 [...]

2019 Countdown to Christmas Preview – 10th Anniversary Special

2019 Countdown to Christmas Preview – 10th Anniversary Special

It's almost the end of the Summer, and Hallmark JUST wrapped up its "Christmas in July" special, so you know what time it is - time to talk about all the upcoming Hallmark Christmas movies for 2019! This year marks the 10th anniversary of CTC (Countdown to Christmas - I've never heard it abbreviated but [...]

Christmas In Love

Christmas In Love

Christmas in Love (not to be confused with other Hallmark gems, "My Christmas Love" or "Love You Like Christmas") gives you NO specifics about what's going to happen in this movie, so don't worry, I'm here to give you all the details. Here's the cover of the film, and it's grade-A standard Hallmark looks. I [...]

Which Lifetime or Hallmark Movie Should You Watch This Valentine’s Day?

Which Lifetime or Hallmark Movie Should You Watch This Valentine’s Day?

Roses are red, violets are blue, let's find the perfect Lifetime/Hallmark movie for you! It's Valentine's Day this week, which can mean lots of things: a romantic night with your Valentine, a bitch session for Galentine's Day, a quest to find the perfect place to cry alone (a car is usually good!), bar hopping to [...]