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Netflix Social Experiment… Teens

Every day, after I pick up my daughter from school, I ask her how her day was. I get creative because I know that this type of closed ended question can lead to answers like, “fine,” “good,” “okay.” So I ask her what songs they sang, what games she played at recess, who she hung…

Spring Cleaning with Netflix

I can smell it. Spring. And cat litter; but if I open the windows the cat litter smells like spring too. With spring comes organization, cleaning, and tidying up our spaces. Getting things spik and span. Why should our Netflix accounts be any different? Throughout the year our lists become jumbled with suggestions based on…

Promoting Strong Female Leads with Netflix

When I became a mother I knew I wanted to provide a safe and fun home for my child but I hadn’t given much thought to the pressures of society, gender roles, what being a parent meant, or how my thoughts, actions, and self doubts played a role in who my would child become. When…

Cheater Cheater Netflix Watcher!

I dimmed the lights and hushed the butterflies in my stomach. I knew what I was doing was wrong but the rush sweeping me off my feet was worth it. I rapidly set the mood with the hopes of not disturbing the perfect atmosphere, grabbed a light snack and drink, then went to get into…

Looking for Gloom and Doom?? Netflix has you Covered!

My daughter is at a weird age right now. She loves cartoons but also is kind of getting into the tween shows that make you want to stab yourself in the eye at first, but once you watch a few you realize you’re dedicated to the characters and want to watch even when your child…

Bring on the Jolly!

Christmas is three days away. I says pardon? Did you say three? Seriously, my pay check needs to sort it self out around this time of year and get on track with when the Baby Jesus makes his arrival because my lack of funds is putting a cramp in gift buying. There are also two…

A Letter To My Younger Self – #Streamteam

This month Netflix has released some amazing new shows and we are reminiscing with some old revivals. Shows like Jessica Jones, Chelsea Handler, The Crown, Orange is the New Black, and of course, Gilmore Girls. All strong female leads, empowering story lines, and inspiring characters. If you could go back in time and inspire yourself…

It’s a Gilmore Girls Revival with Netflix!

All through my formative years it was Lorelai and Rory, their fast talking, mother/daughter relationship surrounded by supportive¬†friends and family that would have me sitting in front of my television wishing I could find a space between them, downing copious amounts of coffee, not suffering from anxiety when I heard them speaking so fast, and…

Pumpkin Carving and Spooky Titles with Netflix

October. My favourite month. Cooler air, beautiful colours, big sweaters, tall boots, and Halloween. I love all of the spooky decorations, seeing kids dressed up, the anticipation of trick or treating, and of course, the candy!! Mmmmm, sweet sweet sugar.   In preparation for the scariest time of year we bundled up, lost ourselves in…