Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, The Prodigal Daughter Returns

Season Six Episode One Hundred Eighteen: "We've Got Magic to Do" Original Airdate: November 15, 2005 Like meat and potatoes, like salt and tomatoes, the Gilmore Girls belong together. Rory comes home. And a super-smart middle schooler shows up at Luke's Diner with a startling ida for a science fair project. While I love this [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, Let Me Hear Your Balalaikas Ringing Out

Season Six Episode One Hundred Seventeen: "Let Me Hear Your Balalaikas Ringing Out" Original Airdate: November 9, 2005 Who can finally get Rory thinking she made a big mistake dropping out of Yale? If you guess Jess, you're right. Her old flame returns with exciting news about his life . . . and some blunt [...]

“I laughed. I cried. Such an awesome book!”

“I laughed. I cried. Such an awesome book!”

In 1950, parents sent their single unwed daughters to live in houses of shame as some called it. Forced to give up their babies in closed adoptions, these women had to go on, some living for decades without knowing what happened to their children. When seventeen-year-old Betty Hamilton is dropped off at Dartmouth Home for [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, Twenty-One is the Loneliness Number

Season Six Episode One Hundred Sixteen: "Twenty-One is the Loneliness Number" Original Airdate: October 25, 2005 Since Rory was a tyke, the Gilmore Girls have planned her 21st birthday: in Atlantic City, sipping martinis, playing 21. But with the estrangement, Emily plans a birthday party---and it's sssoooo not Atlantic City. Unlike the episode yesterday, this [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, Welcome to the Dollhouse

Season Six Episode One Hundred Fifteen: "Welcome to the Dollhouse" Original Airdate: October 18, 2005 What's in a name? To boost tourism, Taylor suggests reviving Stars Hollow's original street names. Lorelai thinks that's a charming idea---until she learns what the new Dragonfly Inn address will be. Thanks to Sex in the City I know how [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, We’ve Got Magic to Do

Season Six Episode One Hundred Fourteen: "We've Got Magic to Do" Original Airdate: October 11, 2005 Rory's World War II-themed AER bash is a pipperoo (even when suddenly impoverished Paris joins the proletariat as a server). But the bash goes smash when Richard confronts Mitchum Huntzberger. Ah, we are finally starting to get to the [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, Always a Godmother, Never a God

Season Six Episode One Hundred Thirteen: "Always a Godmother, Never a God" Original Airdate: October 4, 2005 Church ladies. Lorelai and Rory don their proper font to be godmothers to Sookie's children---a clever ploy on Sookie's part to get the Gilmore girls back together. I think it's funny that Lorelai is keeping all her VHS [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, The UnGraduate

Season Six Episode One Hundred Twelve: "The UnGraduate" Original Airdate: September 27, 2005 Sookie creates a S'mores wedding cakes, so what more does Lorelai need to set a date? Logan comes home, Land and the band come home, and Paul Anka eats three pounds of chocolate while under Luke's care. So I actually watched this [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, Fight Face

Season Six Episode One Hundred Eleven: "Fight Face" Original Airdate: September 20, 2005 Rory gets community service, complete with vest, trash spear, and big orange bag. Lorelai gets a dog. She also gets a major renovation on her house when wanna-be contractor TJ helps out . . . with a sledgehammer. Yay! TJ and Liz [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Six, New and Improved Lorelai

Season Six Episode One Hundred Ten: "New and Improved Lorelai" Original Airdate: September 13, 2005 What's the very best thing for a broken heart? An engagement! With the Gilmore girls not talking (who would have thought!) Luke provides despondent Lorelai with a much-needed happiness boost. Way to start the new season off wit a bang! [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Five, A House is not a Home

Season Five Episode One Hundred Nine: "A House is Not a Home" Original Airdate: May 17, 2005 The Kims face trouble and everyones pulls together. The Gilmores face trouble and everything falls apart. At school years end, Rory makes a decisions that leaves Lorelai stunned and grieving. First off, I'd never realized that Rory's court [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Five, Blame Booze and Melville

Season Five Episode One Hundred Eight: "Blame Booze and Melville" Original Airdate: May 10, 2005 Sookie is surprised when her baby arrives early. Emily is surprised by an interview about the Dragonfly. Luke is surprised when he's outbid on the Twickham house, and Rory is surprised by her performance review. One thing that has always [...]

Gilmore Girls Project: Season Five, How Many Kropogs to Cape Cod?

Season Five Episode One Hundred Seven: "How Many Kropogs to Cape Cod?" Original Airdate: May 3, 2005 Huntzbergers 24/7. Rory starts work as Mitchum Huntzberger's intern. And Emily and Richard vie for Most Obsequious honors when they hose a dinner for Logan. Lorelai receives a tempting job offer. So, Rory is finally treating Emily better. [...]