My Failed Attempt to Befriend Nick Viall

Emily and Nick - NOT BFF's

How I Made an Ass/Hero of Myself Trying to Befriend Nick Viall on Twitter If it actually looks like I’m standing next to Nick Viall in the photo above, I’m not. But yay me for having amazing Photoshop skills! Shout out to Nick who had the foresight to know I would need a pic of … Read more…

UnREAL: Behind the Scenes of Reality Romance

UnREAL - An Insider's Perspective on Behind the Scenes of The Bachelor

UnREAL: Behind the Scenes of The Bachelor Through the Eyes of a Former Producer Have you seen Lifetime’s new hit series, UnREAL? Well, if you’re a Bachelor/ette/IP fan, you should definitely check it out. A lot of us talk about The Bachelor franchise being our “guilty pleasure” but after watching UnREAL, I am starting to … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap – Episode 11: The MTA

We love Kaitlyn!

Bachelorette 2015 Recap – Episode 11: The Men Tell All There’s a lot I could say about tonight’s episode. There were Ian’s TWO awkward apologies on bended knee, neither of which I bought. There was Clint’s somewhat redeeming statement that Kaitlyn did the right thing by letting Nick on the show. And we finally found … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap – Episode 9: Sex Bomb!

Shawn's Brain Imploding

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: Episode 9 Before I get into my recap, I want to take a moment to say how sad I was to hear of Amanda Peterson’s untimely death at the age of 43 from suspected heart failure. She was a great actress for as little time as she spent in the spotlight. Can’t … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: Only 5 guys left?!

Nick Viall gets emotional.

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: Episode 8 There’s a lot to get to in my Bachelorette 2015 recap for episode 8, namely how we started the episode with 9 guys left and are now down to 5, but here’s a quick summary of the episode: Shawn loses his sh*t, we finally get to see what happens on … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: Nick is in and Ian’s out!

Ian's Last Stand

Before I get to my Bachelorette 2015 recap for episode 6, here are some other links I think you’ll enjoy: Chris Harrison’s Blog OfficeStace.com (She does a nice, spoiler-free recap) Reality Steve (MASSIVE SPOILER ALERT!! Do not click this link if you don’t want to know how the season ends. I don’t read spoilers until … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: Nick Viall Returns

Bachelorette 2015 recap - Nick Viall Returns

Before I get to my Bachelorette 2015 recap for episode 5, here are some other links I think you’ll enjoy: Chris Harrison’s Blog OfficeStace.com (She does a nice, spoiler-free recap) Reality Steve (MASSIVE SPOILER ALERT!! Do not click this link if you don’t want to know how the season ends. I don’t read spoilers until … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: Twin Villains Find Love

Bachelorette 2015 recap episode 4

Before I get to my Bachelorette 2015 recap for episode 4, here are some other links I think you’ll enjoy: Chris Harrison’s Blog OfficeStace.com (She does a nice, spoiler-free recap) Reality Steve (MASSIVE SPOILER ALERT!! Do not click this link if you don’t want to know how the season ends. I don’t read spoilers until … Read more…

Bachelorette 2015 Recap: This Season’s Villain and the Race Card Gets Played

Kupah James and Kaitlyn Bristowe

When the episode started, I didn’t think I was going to have much to say about it but as usual, things got “dramatic” on The Bachelorette. Thank you, ABC, for never failing to provide us with a train wreck to gawk at each week on your lead’s path to eternal love. The episode begins with … Read more…

Bachelorette Premiere Part 2: Kaitlyn Bristowe Wins the Night

Kaitlyn is the new Bachelorette.

Tuesday night saw the conclusion of the season 11 Bachelorette premiere and it’s official: Kaitlyn is our new Bachelorette! Yay! I’m excited. Now I have someone to root for which is going to make this season a lot more interesting for me. This is how it went down. Chris Harrison goes into the backyard to … Read more…