Saving lives with Romantic Doctor Kim 2

Saving lives with Romantic Doctor Kim 2

The knock out Season 2 of Romantic Doctor Kim has wrapped and after 16 whirlwind hours of watching the transformation of people who step foot inside Doldam Hospital, I have a feeling that I can accomplish just about anything I set my mind to. Like its predecessor, Season 2 is tightly paced, well-casted, and full … Read More

Crash Landing On You descended into madness: Review

Crash Landing On You descended into madness: Review

There’s a reason why I never loved those grand, spectacular Korean dramas with the most expensive actors — it’s because they try too hard to show that the one great love in your life will conquer everything. Like Legend of the Blue Sea, Goblin, and more, Crash Landing On You was no different. With its … Read More

I’ve got a hot heart for Stove League: Review

I’ve got a hot heart for Stove League: Review

I’m really not into sports. I don’t know the rules, the teams, the people. The only times I’ve screamed for a game were the 2010 Olympics when Canada’s mens hockey won against our USA neighbours, then when the Toronto Raptors took home the first NBA championship for the country. But baseball? I’ve only seen 2 … Read More

Review: When the Camellia Blooms turned on the space heater in my heart

Review: When the Camellia Blooms turned on the space heater in my heart

Love is a simple thing. You do small things for each other. Support each other. And cry together. In the 12 years I’ve watched Korean dramas, I’ve been touched by a lot of love stories. I’ve seen all kinds of tropes play out. But Dongbaek and Yongsik’s relationship won me over. It’s a glowing, five-star … Read More

My Ahjussi: Learning how to see the world with an open heart

My Ahjussi: Learning how to see the world with an open heart

정. That’s the Korean word for affection. Not love, not adoration, but affection. And affection is not so much a feeling, but an action. At the end of the day, My Mister is a drama about a neighbourhood that’s overflowing with affection. When Dong Hoon calls his wife and asks her if she wants him … Read More