Outlander: Sassenach

While we wait . . . and wait . . . and wait for the second half of Outlander Season One to premiere on April 4th, I thought I'd have a little fun with Ep101: SASSENACH. This is by no means a comprehensive – nor accurate – summary of the episode; however, I hope you…

Claire’s Top 30 Awkward Moments from #Outlander S1 Pt1

What's a #Droughlander Top 30 Awkward Moments without Claire's contribution? Diana Gabaldon does not spare the poor lass in the novel(s) or anyone else really. Claire – played by Caitriona Balfe – has more than her fair share of both scary and hilarious awkward moments in Ron Moore's adaptation of Outlander. Jamie (Sam Heughan), Dougal MacKenzie (Graham McTavish), Mrs. FitzGibbons (Annette Badland), and Angus Mohr…

Jamie’s Top 30 Awkward Moments from #Outlander S1 Pt1

With the Outlander mid-season slump – aka #Droughtlander – in full swing, I thought I'd take the time to revisit a few of Jamie's most awkward moments so far this season. The poor lad's had quite a few, most all of them humorous due to Diana Gabaldon's impeccable writing, Ron Moore's talented adaptation skills, and Sam Heughan's brilliant acting. Never to…

OUTLANDER Season 1 Part 1 Top 30 Highlights

With the Outlander mid-season slump upon us, I thought I'd take the time to slow down and look back over the highlights and surprises of the first 8 episodes. This is by no means a substitute for the postmortem I'm planning. But that requires much more time to collect my thoughts, and perhaps the thoughts…

Jamie’s Top 30 Looks from #Outlander Episode 108: BOTH SIDES NOW

The Outlander mid-season finale Episode #108: BOTH SIDES NOW showcases quite a bit of Frank Randall's character. While it's fun exploring his dark side in the show, I'm sticking with Jamie's top looks this week. If you are a friend of Frank, I suggest you check out my review which has plenty of pictures of good…

A True Fan’s Review of #Outlander Episode 108: BOTH SIDES NOW

For more goodies on this episode, check out Jamie's Top 30 Looks from Outlander Episode #108: BOTH SIDES NOW The Outlander mid-season finale, Ep108: BOTH SIDES NOW, brings Claire's past-future and future-past together in a parallel story with a beautiful crossing point between the two worlds. As usual, SPOILERS are rife in this recapped review. This episode is directed by…

Jamie’s Top 40 Looks from #Outlander Episode 107: THE WEDDING

Before I begin, I have to warn you – given the hotness of the latest episode, I decided to write my captions accordingly. While I strive to be respectful of the actors, we're all here to have a little fun. So in advance, I apologize to anyone I may offend. Now, down to business As I…

A True Fan’s Review of #Outlander Episode 107: THE WEDDING

Check out the Top 40 Looks from Outlander Episode #107: THE WEDDING Ep107 THE WEDDING has a lot, and I mean a lot . . . of hand holding. Hands are good for so many things, most notably for touching. There hasn't been as much touching in any of the other episodes combined. And I'm not only talking about…

The Timeless Marriage between a Bloody Scot and an English Rose

Jamie and Claire's live action wedding and honeymoon is upon us. I couldn't resist writing a companion sonnet to the formerly entitled: Highland Groom. After all, what's a groom without a bride? If you missed Jamie's sonnet in the wedding invitation I created earlier this week, here it is again with a handsome picture of our happy…

Outlander Costumes Episode 106: The Garrison Commander

The theme for Ep106: THE GARRISON COMMANDER is definitely red as in Red Coats. For those of you #FriendsOfFrank, you'll be happy to know his entire wardrobe in this episode consists of a towel and a sexy smile. And speaking of an eye-full, we are also awarded a few quick  flashes of Jamie's handsome father…

An Outlander Wedding

Outlander Episode #107 THE WEDDING is this SATURDAY, as if you didn't know. We've had lots to keep us occupied while we count down the minutes. People magazine released exclusive photos of the lovely Claire Elizabeth Beauchamp (Randall) Fraser (Caitriona Balfe) and her dashing husband, James Alexander Malcolm MacKenzie Fraser (Sam Heughan) in the honeymoon suite.…

Top 30 Looks from #Outlander Episode 106: THE GARRISON COMMANDER

For an in-depth recap of this episode, please read: A True Fan's Review of Outlander Episode #106: THE GARRISON COMMANDER Outlander Ep106 takes a pivotal step for most of the main characters in the story, including absent Frank. He's still stuck in the 20th Century without his wife, Claire (Caitriona Balfe), and is not invited to her second wedding to the irresistible James…