My Friday Favorites 2.15.19

On TV: Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt came to end with the most perfect series finale: dreams, fame and fortune, roller coasters, neighborhood gentrification, love, and The Lion King. It really was the Circle of Life. Thank you Ellie Kemper, Titus Burgess, Jane Krakowski, Carol Kane and Tina Fey. If you haven’t watched this series on Netflix yet, binge it now. Damn It!

Recently there have been so many television new stories! Did you hear that Netflix says we all have six shows in common? Like the Kevin Bacon game of Netflix shows?!?!? And get this – I have not watched ANY of them!! Does this make me a television watching outlier? Maybe this is because I am behind the times? Because news stories like THIS ONE get me excited: Tori Spelling confirms ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ reboot: Here’s what we know. Is this for real??!! Is Tori Spelling a trust worthy source? “Almost everyone” is returning… who does that mean? Now I have to find them all of social media from Andrea to Kelly to Nat from The Peach Pit to watch this whole reboot unfold.

On the page:  I recently finished the psychological thriller, The Memory Watcher by Minka Kent. It intrigued me because it delved into the issue of real life vs. social media life. Are those posting the most perfect picturesque homes, families, and relationships on Instagram really living the most perfect life? I am rarely shocked by the “twists and turns” of these popular thriller books … but I’ll admit that this one got me…didn’t guess that final surprise.

On the internet: After having lost my way for a few years, last summer I made the commitment to return to reading books. Do you want to be successful? More open-minded? Live longer? Check out Christina DesMarais’ article in Inc. Why Reading Books Should Be Your Priority, According to Science. To read about my favorites books from last year click here.

In my hometown: Looking for a great city to visit this year? I have to give a shout out to my hometown of Philadelphia, PA, USA! Click here for the Top Reasons to Visit Philadelphia in 2019

What things are you loving this week? What are you watching, reading, cooking, re-gramming? Leave me a comment and thanks for stopping by!

 

One thought on “My Friday Favorites 2.15.19

  1. Maria Falcione says:

    Can’t wait to watch the last episodes of Kimmy! I’ve loves this show from the beginning. I’m watching You right now on Netflix and Kimmy is up next!
    As for a 90210 reboot-I can’t wait!!! I hope the whole cast says yes.
    I’ll have to add a The Memory Watcher to my list! The more I read the less surprised I am so any time you say something will get me I have to try it 😁

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