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7 Useful Alexa Skills for TV Fans

These seven useful Alexa skills for TV fans will help you find out what’s on TV tonight, what happened on the last episode of a TV show, and when the next episode of a TV series will air. Alexa TV Skills Here’s what you’ll see on this YouTube video or hear on this podcast. “Alexa, […]

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The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Brisket Recipe

On The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel brisket plays an important role. Brisket is one of Mrs. Maisel’s best dishes in Amazon’s original series. She uses her brisket as a bribe to get her husband, an aspiring comedian, good times slots at the Gas Light, their comedy club of choice. Busy? Pin this recipe for later Recently, my amazing […]

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Alexa Skills for Movies – Times, Quotes and More

Did you know Amazon has several Alexa skills for movies? Someone at Amazon is a movie buff, because they know just what a movie junkie like me wants out of my Amazon Echo Dot. I tested a lot of Alexa skills for movies to find the ones that were the most helpful and the most […]

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Your Guide to ‘Catastrophe,’ the Original Amazon Series

UPDATED: Catastrophe was the first series my Summer Binge-Watch Challenge group watched. We watched the entire series in June 2018. Here is the audio from the Facebook Live event we had after the month was over. I talk about what worked and what didn’t, what I liked and what I hated. You can also listen to this […]


5 Secret Tricks For Getting More From Amazon Prime

I’ve been an Amazon Prime member for years. When Amazon first introduced this service in 2005, I wasn’t sure if I should sign up. Two-day shipping sounded good, but would I overpay? I went over my previous year’s orders and quickly added up how much I had spent in shipping. Guess what? It was equal […]