Bachelor in Paradise 2016 finale: Final Thoughts

A blachelor is born!
Grant is the first black man to get engaged on the Bachelor franchise.

Bachelor in Paradise 2016 finale: Final Thoughts Hey, everyone! Sorry I’ve been AWOL. School is taking up most of my time but I wanted to put something up quickly to close out the BIP season. First, thank you to everyone who commented throughout The Bachelorette and Bachelor in Paradise. It really means the world to … Read more…

New Bachelor Announced – Special Report

Nick Viall is the new bachelor
Nick Viall is the next Bachelor.

New Bachelor Announced – Yep, I’m Excited. There’s a new crown prince of Bachelor royalty and his name is Nick Viall. (In case you didn’t watch After Paradise Tuesday night, Nick is the new Bachelor.) It’s hard to describe the level of excitement mixed with inner conflict I felt upon hearing the news that Nick … Read more…

Bachelor in Paradise 2016: Week 4

Vinny and Izzy's relationship before and after Brett
They were at 100%. Then Brett came and they were at 75%.

Bachelor In Paradise 2016 – Week 4 Hey, Guys! Special shout out to Megan, Jaime, Jennifer, and Cam this week. Comments and retweets keep me going. Thanks to everyone who comments and/or RT’s regularly. You guys are the wind beneath my wings. I am starting my blog on Friday and I can’t really remember anything … Read more…

Bachelor in Paradise 2016: Week 3

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Take cover! Hurricane Ashley is back.

Bachelor In Paradise 2016 – Week 3 Hey, everybody! Is it only week 3 on Bachelor in Paradise? I feel like we’ve been doing this for a year already. It was an interesting week on BIP. The standout moment for me this week was the speech Nick gave Ashley detailing why she was never going … Read more…

Bachelor In Paradise 2016 – Week 2

Evan and Carly break record for longest hottest grossest kiss

Bachelor In Paradise 2016 – Week 2 Hey, Bachelor Nation. A quick note before I get started: One of my regular readers wrote me and said that her comments were disappearing after she hit the submit button. If anyone else is having the same problem, please contact me. I found one comment in my spam … Read more…

Bachelor In Paradise 2016 – Week 1

Jurassic Park - It's a sweet potato! Run!

Bachelor In Paradise 2016 – Week 1 Hey, Everybody. I’m going to recap last week’s episode of Bachelor in Paradise but before I do, I want to quickly close out Jojo’s season of The Bachelorette. The Bachelorette Finale (aka Thank God That’s Over) So Jojo introduces Jordan and Robby to her parents and siblings and … Read more…

How to Be a Force for Good

Girl with Star Wand

I considered naming this post “How to Be a Good Person” but I don’t believe there are good people and bad people any more than there are good bats and bad bats. The only thing that separates us from other species is our extraordinary capacity for compassion and our high level of self-awareness. If we … Read more…

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 9 and 10

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 9 and 10 Hi, guys. Thank you all who commented on my blog last week. I haven’t forgotten about you but it’s getting down to the wire and I need to get my post out before tomorrow night. I’ll respond to all your comments in the morning. It’s taken me a … Read more…

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 8

The Umbrella that time forgot

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 8 Hi, guys! Wow. What an episode. I started writing on Monday but I’m just getting around to getting everything together to post my recap. My first reaction to the Hometown episode went a little something like this: But then I pulled myself together and started thinking: The producers are definitely … Read more…

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 7

Nick Viall is going to be on Bachelor in Paradise. Is he a fame whore? Me thinks he is.
Emily doesn't like being wrong about people.

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 7 Hi, Bachelor Nation. Thanks to everyone who commented on my last post. I really appreciate all of your support. I made this offer to one of my other commenters last week and I’m extending it to all of you as well: If there’s anybody out there who wants to blog … Read more…

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 6

Don't cry for Derek, Argentina.

Bachelorette 2016 Recap: Episode 6 Hi Bachelor Nation. I’m so grateful to you guys for your comments on my blog that I put out last Sunday. It really means the world to me. I can understand why some people don’t comment on blogs about silly shows like this because it’s it’s embarrassing. People seem to … Read more…