Why Sunday was the worst night in British TV history EVER

You guys, Thom Evans is off Strictly. I know you can’t see my face, but it’s impossible for me to even type those words without getting teary-eyed. I’m not joking, either. I absolutely LOVED watching him dance. He was so natural, fun and joyful, and he and Iveta were brilliant together. But this weekend, in… Continue reading Why Sunday was the worst night in British TV history EVER

Video: Rugby star Thom Evans channels Gene Kelly & makes me swoon

I feel like I need to start this post with a little confession. It’s something no one knows — not even my husband. I’ve had a crush on Gene Kelly ever since I saw Singin’ In The Rain on the big screen in L.A. when I was in college. It’s a totally innocent crush. Sometimes… Continue reading Video: Rugby star Thom Evans channels Gene Kelly & makes me swoon

Videos: Another hot hot HOT rugby player will waltz his way into your heart

My long-time readers will remember that last year I shared videos of the absolutely lovely Ben Cohen dancing on Strictly Come Dancing (the British version of Dancing With The Stars). Despite being profoundly deaf, he took on the challenge of learning how to dance ON NATIONAL TV to raise awareness of the Ben Cohen StandUp… Continue reading Videos: Another hot hot HOT rugby player will waltz his way into your heart

Ben Cohen shakes his groove thang for equality

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about Ben Cohen, a hugely successful English rugby player who’s taking part in the British TV show Strictly Come Dancing. He’s doing it to raise awareness of the Ben Cohen StandUp Foundation, which funds organizations that are fighting homophobia and bullying. He’s also ridiculously cute. But that’s not… Continue reading Ben Cohen shakes his groove thang for equality