Three Reasons to Watch Hello Mr. Gu

Are you looking for a fluffy Chinese romance? Do you like ditzy female leads and stoic, yet marshmallowy, male leads? Look no further than the currently airing Hello Mr. Gu! I’m a big fan of fluffy Chinese dramas, the fluffier the better, so this drama is right up my alley. I’ve only watched the first few episodes, but this looks like a great little drama. Prepare for mild spoilers, but I’ve only watched the first few episodes, so you are pretty safe from any big reveals.

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Throwback Thursday: A Tale of Two Dropped Dramas

It’s my turn for Throwback Thursday and I decided to toss this one back out there. Sometimes we start dramas that we end up dropping for whatever reason, but then we start wondering if we need to give a drama a second chance. I went back and watched The Last Empress, and it was totally worth revisiting. Now I want to know, should I give Touch Your Heart a second chance? Tell me what you think in the comments and I’ll tell you all about it later.

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Throwback Thursday: The Fangirls Movie Review-Vampire Cleanup Department

Way back in 2017, Kmuse and I stumbled across this gem of a movie. I’m not too fond of scary movies, so I told her that I’d try it, but not to expect me to finish it. As it turns out, this movie made me laugh so hard that I couldn’t breathe. It has recently been added to Viki, so I decided to do a rewatch. We have a Chinese exchange student visiting with us, and she thought it was the funniest thing she had watched in a while. She laughed so hard she cried!

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Throwback Thursday: Dramas You Should Watch-Mask

As I sit here in January of 2021, I’m remembering a time when I was an avid reader of a Kdrama blog called The Crazy Ahjummas. They were recapping a drama that I was deeply invested in called Mask. This drama had it all, mystery, doppelgangers, an OTP with amazing chemistry, and the best part, villainous villains! Stay with me as I run through the high points of why you should watch this masterpiece of mystery and intrigue. Beware, there are mild spoilers ahead.

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DWASOK Five Year Anniversary Giveaway!

It all started when a group of fangirls decided to start writing about the dramas they loved, and hated, and thought they might want to watch, and, well, you get the picture. Five years later, we are still going strong! We’ve got the blog, the podcast, and some pretty solid friendships. In the last five years, we have recapped some amazing dramas, traveled to various concerts together, and supported some amazing charities.

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