TV Shows | 6.16.2017

HIMYM- Season 5, Ep 6 – Home Tamarask and Thira Teal Mugs

HIMYM  | Season 5, Ep 6

In yet another effort to shield his children from an adult-themed story, Ted fondly recants this episode of How I Met Your Mother, referring to the very active, very noisy sounds coming from the new upstairs neighbors as, “bagpiping.” Throughout the episode, Ted and the crew are complaining about the constant “bagpiping,” yelling upstairs, “shut […]


TV Shows | 6.7.2017

Friends – Season 4, Ep 13 – Denby Metz

Friends  | Season 4, Episodes 13, 14, 15, 16

In this episode, Rachel is disappointed because Bloomingdale’s eliminated her department. While she didn’t lose her job, she did get transferred to personal shopping. At first, she views this as a big step down from her previous position. She has convinced herself to quit, that is, until she meets her new client Joshua. She comes […]


TV Shows | 6.1.2017

The Odd Couple – Season 3, Ep 9 – Threshold Barnet Bronze

The Odd Couple  | Season 3, Episode 9 - My Best Friend's Girl

In this Episode, Emily thinks she has finally gotten her big break. A buyer from Macy’s was at one of her tables, and ordered 100 of Emily’s handmade beaded necklaces for a big event the coming weekend. (The necklaces are HIDEOUS, so the necklaces must be some sort of gag gift, but that is neither […]


TV Shows | 5.18.2017

This Is Us – Threshold Elemental Ocean

This Is Us  | Season 1, Ep 15 - Jack Pearson's Son

Kevin’s relationship with his brother Randall has never been close. Kevin was always gregarious, popular, and laissez faire. While Randall was a meticulous perfectionist with over achieving tendencies, and seemingly favored by his mom. Growing up, Kevin was both jealous and dismissive of Randall, while Randall longed to just be noticed by Kevin. In this scene, […]


TV Shows | 5.10.2017

Mother’s Week – The Mindy Project – Tabletops Unlimited Cherry Blossom

The Mindy Project  | Season 3, Episode 8 - Diary of a Mad Indian Woman

Sure, Rhea Perlman may be playing every stereotype of an Italian-American, over-bearing, Staten Island mother, but she does it with such aplomb, that we barely notice the clichés. In this episode, Danny has been reading from Mindy’s diary. He finds out that after seven months of dating, Mindy expects Danny to propose. Moreover, if he […]


TV Shows | 5.9.2017

Mother’s Week – American Housewife – Season 1, Ep 17 – Konitz Dots and Stripes Mugs

American Housewife  | Season 1, Episode 17

These bold and bright mugs can be seen in the Otto household throughout Season 1, but make multiple appearances in Episode 17. Dare we say that the mugs mirror Katie’s personality? Bright, fun, and loud. In Episode 17, American Housewife Katie Otto is trying to help husband Greg be better at disciplining the kids, who […]