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This Is Us 2×15: “The Car” – The Family Wagoneer

If you thought the This Is Us writers would ease up on the emotional episodes after Sunday’s gut-wrenching episode that revealed Jack’s death, think again. So, grab your tissues and prepare to sob over a car. Yes, you read that right, a car. A Wagoneer to be exact. This week’s episode takes us down memory […]

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This Is Us 2×14 “Super Bowl Sunday” – 20th Anniversary

Grab your tissues, folks, because you’ll be sobbing within the first two minutes of the latest This Is Us episode. Yup. The time has come. Jack Pearson’s cause of death is finally revealed, and it’s gut-wrenching. It might also make you a bit angry. In the present, it’s the 20-year anniversary of Jack’s death, and […]

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This Is Us 2×13 Recap: “That’ll Be The Day” – The Last Pearson Family Super Bowl

We’ve all been waiting on the reveal of Jack’s death for a season and a half now. Although, I’m positive none of us are actually ready for the gut-wrenching episode. While this episode of doesn’t haunt us with the details, it is the day/night of the fire that presumably kills Jack. “That’ll Be The Day” […]

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This Is Us 2×12 “Clooney” Recap

We got lucky, y’all! This week’s episode of This Is Us isn’t as emotional as the previous ones have been. In fact, I didn’t ugly cry once. However, I did tear up with one scene, but it wasn’t too bad. In the flashback portion of the episode, it’s time for the teens to get winter […]

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This Is Us “The Fifth Wheel” Recap: Family Therapy

The mid-season finale of This Is Us left Kevin getting arrested, Kate having suffered a miscarriage, and Deja saying goodbye. The mid-season premier picks up a month later. Kevin’s been in court-mandated rehab, and it’s time for family day, or in The Pearson’s case – family therapy day. Fun! So, the whole family, minus Randall […]

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13 Reasons Why: Season 1 Review – Why It’s Important

I purposely put off watching the Netflix series, 13 Reasons Why, for a few reasons. One, I didn’t have time. Two, I was nervous because of what I had seen others say about it. Finally, I knew I was going to be reviewing it, and I didn’t want everyone else’s mixed opinions influencing my own. […]

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Jamie McGuire’s “A Beautiful Funeral” Book Review

“From the moment you become aware of a secret, the inevitable question arises: what price will you pay to keep it?” – A Beautiful Funeral In case you didn’t know, I’ve reviewed Jamie McGuire’s “Maddox Brothers Series” over the last few years. You can check those out here. Well, I’m finally back with a review […]

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This Is Us 2×10: “Number 3” Recap: All about Randall

The This Is Us fall finale, “Number 3”, brings us to the final installment of the “Big 3” trilogy. Much like how Kevin and Kate’s episodes focused on them, this one focuses primarily on Randall and his family. While the past follows Randall on his first college tour, the present focuses on the end of […]

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This Is Us 2×09 “Number 2” Recap: All About Kate Pearson

Last week’s Kevin centric episode of This Is Us, “Number 1”, left us with the heartbreaking cliffhanger that Kate lost the baby. ☹ Now, “Number 2”, centers on Kate and the aftermath of that miscarriage. I’ll be honest, while Chrissy Metz’s and Chris Sullivan’s acting are fantastic, I didn’t get as emotional as I thought […]

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This Is Us 2×08 “Number One” Recap: All About Kevin Pearson

The next three episodes of This Is Us, are deemed to be special as they each focus solely on Kevin, Kate and Randal – giving each of The Big Three their own episode. This week’s, appropriately titled, is all about “Number one” – Kevin Pearson. He was first born, first to walk, and the list […]