Tag: Television

“The Toys that Made Us” – A Nostalgic Netflix Documentary

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Oh, Netflix, as if we didn’t love you enough already. Netflix seems to be riding the nostalgia train and adding as many cars to the track as possible. The popularity of Fuller House, a Full House spin-off, and Stranger Things, a sci-fi drama set in the 1980s, must have the streaming service thinking about how to bring back more favorites from those eras. Earlier this year, Netflix announced plans for a new documentary series called, “The Toys that Made Us” (MoviePilot.com). As you can gather from the title of the series, it’s all about different and popular toys from the 80s. And, we finally have a release date for the series! It will debut on Netflix on December 22 and season one will include eight episodes. The anticipation is killing me! Read more

Thank Goodness its Streaming! TGIF Shows Now Available on Hulu

Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime… You name a streaming service and I probably have it. While I love being able to watch what I want, when I want, #livingmybestlife, the excitement and camaraderie that came with gathering around the tube at a certain night and time to watch that must-see show just really isn’t around anymore. I mean our LIVES revolved around some of these shows. If someone wanted to make plans with me at 8 p.m. on a Thursday night in the late 90s they had better be planning to watch FRIENDS with me, amiright?

Before I was a teenager and “too cool” to stay home on Friday nights, watching the TGIF line-up on ABC was something I looked forward to all week. Besides the programming being some of the most wholesome, hilarious and family-friendly content ever, my family and I had very specific traditions on Friday nights to accompany this world-class TV lineup. Traditions that are missed, and now, thanks to the magic of Hulu, traditions that all of us can re-create now! Read more