The Good Karma Hospital

Mama and I have been binge-watching “The Good Karma Hospital” on Acorn TV for the last few days. We loved watching Amanda Redman as a kickass detective on “New Tricks” so this has been fun to see her again (this time as a badass doctor). We adore the bright colors, gorgeous scenery, and rich culture.…

Tea and pie and British holiday bakers

Today’s #OneGoodThing with Mama was enjoying large mugs of English Breakfast tea, pumpkin pie with whipped cream, and the British Baking Show Holidays! Plus, our adorable photobomber Paisley makes everything better! What was your #OneGoodThing today? Please share in the comments! Kindness is Everything. Day 327 of 365. And Day 1,423 in a row (here’s the…

Finishing a series

Last summer Mama and I started watching a British TV show called “New Tricks” at the recommendation of some friends. The quirky cold case crime drama aired for 12 seasons. It took us about 7 months to get through all 107 episodes on Hulu, and we loved them! Today’s #OneGoodThing was finishing a fantastic series…

Season 7 now streaming

One of our favorite BBC shows has released a new season on Netflix. Mama and I enjoy trying to solve the quirky mysteries on “Death in Paradise” and the island setting is heavenly. Today’s #OneGoodThing was streaming the start of season 7 with Mama! Day 238 of 365. And Day 969 in a row (here’s the first 366 & the following…

Watching cousin Miriam

Thanks to a lovely email from loyal reader Bert in the U.K., Mama and I discovered “The Real Marigold Hotel” featuring our famous cousin, Miriam Margolyes. You may know Miriam as Professor Sprout in the Harry Potter movies, along with her impressive acting career in theatre and film. I loved her as Juliet’s nurse in…

Delightful British bakers

We have found a new show to binge-watch on Netflix and it is quite endearing! “The Great British Baking Show” has been around for several years, but we’ve only just gotten hooked. Mama and I really enjoy this show because the 12 amateur bakers competing are humble and kind. We enjoy drooling over their creativity,…