Monthly Archives: December 2014

Reminiscing Over Tea & Cocoa

copyright 2014 Christmas dinner had become remarkably less busy than it had been for Antonia in the days when she had five children at home. Now, with her youngest married and twenty-four years old, Christmas dinner consisted of simply five … Continue reading

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Katy’s Christmas Fireplace Favourites – Top ‘Ten’

Having read numerous Top Ten Best/Worst Lists for Christmas movies and television specials, I have come to one conclusion – everybody is different. (A very recurring theme!) What is one person’s absolute worst nightmare is another’s absolute childhood favourite. What … Continue reading

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Week X – Building Up

Part 2: ONCE UPON A TIME Season 4, Episode 9 (Fall) For being a show about fairy tales and magic spells, Fall could be turned into a war movie with only a few minor cosmetic changes. This episode deals with … Continue reading

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Week X – Building Up

Part 1: MURDOCH MYSTERIES Season 8, Episode 8 (High Voltage) One of the charming highlights of this series in general is its exploration of early twentieth-century technology, science, and inventions.  While the solution to this episode’s murder ultimately lay in … Continue reading

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Weeks V & VI & VII & VIII…& IX – November in a Nutshell

Part 4: REPUBLIC OF DOYLE Season 6, Episodes 3 (Smash Derby), 4 (The Driver), & 5 (True Lies) Unlike in previous seasons, the final season of Republic of Doyle plays out more like a miniseries in that it consists of … Continue reading

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