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What to Watch When the World Feels Bleak

Bookmark this page for whenever you need a bit of a pick-me-up.

The Big Family Cooking Showdown

Watch on: Netflix

This British cooking competition definitely inspires happiness, but beware—hunger is another likely side effect.

Gavin & Stacey

Watch on: Hulu

Same, Smithy, same.

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries

Watch on: Netflix

The outfits. The attitude.

National Treasure

Watch on: Netflix

The only time I feel patriotic these days is when watching this movie, tbh.


Watch on: Hulu

Most definitely not your average vicar.

Ellie is a Political Science and Policy Studies double major at Rice University, with a minor in Politics, Law and Social Thought. She spent the spring of 2017 studying/interning in London, and hopes to return to England for grad school. Academically, Ellie's passion lies in evaluating policies that further the causes of gender equality, LGBT rights, and access to satisfactory healthcare, specifically as it pertains to women's health and mental health. She also loves feminist memoirs, eighteenth-century history, old bookstores, and new places. She's continuously inspired by the many strong females in her life, and is an unequivocal proponent of women supporting women.
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