Category Archives: Acorn TV

I ‘Endeavour’ to watch good TV

We don’t watch a ton of TV but we do enjoy shows from the UK, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. Of course, our watching is dependent upon our ability to stay awake. Sometimes, as it happened yesterday, our grandchildcare might … Continue reading

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Yaking, portable greenhouses, and the Fire Stick from Amazon Hell

We had decided that we were going to go kayaking no matter what. Mike thought early and so did I. I originally thought of Van Patten Woods, Sterling Lake, a favorite, but we opted for closer and went to the … Continue reading

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Another day not going to the gym

It has been annoying to me that I have not been to the gym in days. Somehow, things conspire to keep me from going. This is all even within the framework that I am not teaching this semester. You would … Continue reading

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More on ‘800 Words’

The anxiously awaited early week arrived and somehow we almost forgot to watch the Australian/New Zealand production of ‘800 Weeks.’ At the last minute, as we were perusing the AcornTV shows, I realized that we had two new episodes from … Continue reading

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‘The Syndicate: All or Nothing,’ Season three

New things keep showing up on AcornTV and one of them made me think of Downton Abbey. So many of us are disappointed that the series is now over and we need something to tide us over until another compelling … Continue reading

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