OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Only You” & “An Untold Story”


Season Five has officially come to an end.

From Camelot to the Underworld, our Fairy Tale heroes (and villains) have been many places. That certainly didn’t stop with the finale where the group was split between Land Without Magic and the Land of Untold Stories.

We met a new villain, reintroduced to another, and another villain stayed just about the same.

Check out some thoughts from the 2 hour season finale, “Only You” & “An Untold Story,” along with quotes, Most Valuable Resident, and a review of the episodes.

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Last Rites”


Another good-bye to a beloved character in Storybrooke.

Finally back to the real Storybrooke, Hades is still up to no good and will do anything for control over the small town if that means destroying people in it.

A sad and somewhat controversial death occurs that could rock the lives of many characters.

Continue on for highlights, lots and lots of thoughts on the episode, and this week’s Most Valuable Resident for “Last Rites.”

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Firebird”


True Love, betrayal? All in a day’s work for Once Upon A Time.

For Hades, he’ll do anything to get Zelena back even going to people he hates the most–the heroes. Of course, there were some ulterior motives on his end, but by episodes end Storybrooke was the destination for *almost* everyone.

Check out highlights from the episode, thoughts, opinions, and this week’s Most Valuable Resident in “Firebird.”

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Sisters”


Family reunions all around!

With sisters, mothers, and brothers reuniting, there were plenty of issues and resolutions for many people in Underbrooke.

Check out the thoughts, Most Valuable Resident, and a recap for this week’s episode, “Sisters.”

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Ruby Slippers”


A milestone episode for Once Upon A Time. And also a milestone that many fans have been waiting seasons for.This week’s episode marked the beginning of OUAT’s first LGBT couple.

Sparks flew when Dorothy of Kansas and Red Riding Hood met in Oz, but a road block and a trip to Underbrooke got in the way for Ruby to be with her own True Love.

Read on for random episode thoughts, Most Valuable Resident, and more for this week’s “Ruby Slippers.”

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Her Handsome Hero”


Another week in the Underworld.

This time around we saw more of Belle, but also Gaston returned (by a new actor, Wes Brown) and we saw the first meeting and learned why their marriage was arranged.

So continue on for the brief recap, or skip to some thoughts and memorable quotes from this week’s “Her Honorable Hero.”

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Our Decay”


Ding-dong, the Wicked Witch is back!

After she was banished to Oz, she returns for her daughter, but makes an accidental detour to the Underworld where she meets up with a surprising person from her past–Hades. Rumple also comes face-to-face with Belle and breaks some happy, then very sad news, that may be hard for her to forgive.

Check out the the recap, review, and thoughts from the episode, along with this week’s Most Valuable Resident and a sneak peek at next week’s episode.
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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “The Brothers Jones”


With every passing episode, there has been someone deeply connected to the Underworld crew that has needed their help.

One of those people happened to be Hook’s beloved brother, Liam, who not only try to help them, but also held a dark secret from his younger brother–and some distaste for his girlfriend.

Check out below the recap for “The Brothers Jones,” along with quotes, this week’s Most Valuable Resident, and plenty more.

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Devil’s Due”


The Underworld is getting more and more twisty now that our Storybrooke characters have entered.

This week brought the return of a very connected character that finally was able to return, thanks to the Underworld, Milah.

Rumple uses Milah’s past with Hook to assist Emma and him in saving Hook from Hades. On the journey, we learn of a grave mistake Rumple made during his marriage to Milah and how those mistakes will haunt him all these years later.

Check out the recap for, “Devil’s Due,” along with quotes, thoughts, and the Most Valuable Resident for the episode.

And now to begin.

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OUAT Thoughts and Review: “Labor of Love”


It seems like it has been forever since we had Snow White at the forefront of an episode.

After an episode, like this week’s, it reminds us why she is such a beloved character and why the relationship between her and Regina is one of the most flawed, but greatest, relationships that has truly grown before our eyes.

This week’s episode had us meeting the beloved Olympus hero and learned his history with a young Snow White. We also saw more of Hades and saw Hook fighting for his life to get back to Emma.

But, this episode was really all about Snow White, the former Mary Margaret, and how she made that transition back to the kick-ass hero we love.

See below for the recap of this week’s episode along with thoughts, a review, quotes, and (the obvious) winner of Most Valuable Resident.

Now let’s begin!

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