Ahh! Labor Day.
A sign of the fall leaves, pumpkins, fresh apples and cozy sweatshirts soon to come. I am giddy with anticipation.
One of my favorite things about fall is neither apples nor the cozy sweatshirts, it is fall T.V. All my returning shows. New shows to get excited about. I am so setting my DVR this year.
I dream of me, ass on couch. Cozy sweatshirt on. Fresh apple slices. Glass of wine. Enjoying the peace. Being entertained.
So what am I looking forward to?
First for the new.... I have had a secret schoolgirl crush on Josh Ritter ever since he was wheeling around in Joan of Arcadia. He is sooo cute. Like schoolboy cute and since it is a schoolgirl crush we are perfect for each other.
I am kind of excited to watch Josh in The Event on NBC. And it has Blair Underwood so that is all I am going to say about that.
Okay really that is all for new shows. Maybe I will catch Blue Bloods and No Ordinary Family but this year it is all about my old stand-bys.
I am a product of a divorced family. Try explaining why you have two moms and two dads to a seven year old, it goes something like this:
Son: "Mom, why does your mom live in Wisconsin and your dad in Tennessee?"
Me: "Well mommy's mommy and daddy are divorced and my mommy and daddy don't love together."
Son: "You and daddy are divorced?"
It's a hard thing to explain and harder since there are few relatable characters for him to refrence , it is always easier to explain with characters that he sees on T.V. or in a book. Nolan is getting more curious about the world around him, he is starting to see differences and question them.
One of our favorite shows to watch is Arthur. Arthur has tackled some really cool issues that kids today face. Last year I was happy to see that Arthur brought on a character with Aspergers, Binky Barnes has a peanut allergies and Buster Bunny's parents are divorced. Using Buster's family has helped my kids…