Movies, Shows, Bucketlists, Touring



  Movies or Limited Series

Joan Baez: I Am A Noise on Apple and Amazon Prime

In Restless Dreams: Paul Simon on MGM+

Killers of the Flower Moon
Poor Things



Break Point (Tennis documentary)

Full Swing (Golf documentary)
Fargo on FX

Apples Never Fall on Peacock TV

Ted Lasso - Apple TV

Lessons in Chemistry, - Apple TV

American Fiction

The Bear

Challengers (Tennis w Zendaya) April 2024
The Regime on HBO

Palm Royal, - Apple TV

The Last Thing He Told - Apple TV
Ted Lasso - Apple TV
Dear Edward (Connie Britton) - Apple+
Zero Day on Netflix  (future) former president, Connie Britton, Robert DeNiro
Murder at the End of the World (Antarctica)

The Perfect Couple (on Nantucket, Elin Hildebrand)


A Perfect Story
The Choice or The Choice?
Happiness for Beginners
From Scratch
Perfect Pairing

Homecoming with Julia Roberts - Amazon

Heart of Stone on Netflix
10 Days in the Valley
A Place to Call Home
Affairs of State - Amazon
All Creatures Great and Small
America, the Story of Us Amazon

I Still Believe
The Good Liar
Motherless Brooklyn
Dark Waters
After the Wedding
Catch 22
I Spy
The Tomorrow Man
Lucy in the Sky
The Kitchen
The Wife
Boy Erased
The Girl in the Spiders Web
Dig Days
Mission Impossible: Fallout
The Old Man and the Gun (Redford)
Beatles - Eight Days a Week
Keeping Up with the Joneses
Jason Bourne
Independence Day
Central Intelligence
The Nice Guys
The Danish Girls
The Founder



  Ongoing TV Shows  

America's Got Talent
American Idol
Antarctica - Amazon
Bachelor in Paradise
Bridgerton - Netflix
Dancing with the Stars
Elsbeth on CBS

The Golden Bachelor
Grand Hotel  - Netflix
Gray's Anatomy
Happiest Season - Hulu
In and of Itself (Magic show) on Hulu
Irresistible- Amazon
Jack Ryan - Amazon
Jesus - Amazon
Lincoln Lawyer
Marriage Story - Netflix
Mayor of Kingstown - Taylor Sheridan - Paramount on Jan. 15
McCloud Daughter
Military Wives - Amazon
Morning Glory - Amazon
Murder at 1600
Only Murders in the Building - Hulu
Outlander - January 2024 on Starz


Patriot - Amazon (folk music)
Perry Mason on HBO
Red Notice - chris pratt
Red Oaks - Amazon
Shackleton's Captain - Amazon
Sullivan's Crossing on CW,
The Big Leap - Fox
The Company You Keep
The Diplomat w Keri Russell on Netflix
The Good Lawyer
The Great Christmas Light Fight
The Morning Show, Apple TV

The Night Agent
The Recruit - Netflix
The Righteous Gemstones - HBO Streaming
The Rookie - Sept. 26
The Way - Amazon
The Way Home - Hallmark
The White Lotus
Under the Banner of Heaven
Virgin River


  Past TV Shows (RIP)  

A Million Little Things
Alaska Daily
Anxious People
Being the Ricardos
Better Call Saul
Big Sky
Breaking Bad
Cedar Cove
Chesapeake Shores
Daisy Jones and the Six - Prime
Dan Brown's The Lost Symbol
Dead to Me
Don't Look Up
Falling for Christmas
Firefly Lane on Netflix.
George and Tammy
Glass Onion, Knives Out
House of Cards
Impeachment,  American Crime Story
Lucky Hank on AMC (Odenkirk)
Magnum P.I.
Mr. Mayor
Never Have I Ever
Nine Perfect Strangers
Northern Rescue on Netflix
One Summer
Orange is the New Black
Outer Banks, S-3, on Netflix

Pam and Tommy
Penguin Town

Queen's Gambit
Shotgun Wedding
Space Force
Sweet Magnolias
The Crown

Book Club 2

Second Act - Jennifer Lopez
80 for Brady
Avatar: Color of Water
Ticket to Paradise - Julia Roberts and George Clooney
Marry Me
Pam and Tommy
Eyes of Tammy Fay
Being the Ricardos on Prime
Dear Evan Hansen on Prime
Spencer- on Prime
No Time To Die on Prime
Respect on Prime
House of Gucci
King Richard

The Good Fight - final season
Mrs. America  - Hulu
Insane Pools

The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel
This is Us
White House Plumbers  - HBO
Why Women Kill
Whitney Houston: I Want to Dance with Somebody
Your Honor


  Bucket List - Travel:  

Antelope Canyon and The Wave, Arizona
African Safari, Victoria Falls,  Capetown
Danube River Cruise
French Wine Country, Provence
First Lady Exhibit at American History Museum
Washington Harbor


Egypt and Israel
Crater Lake
Glacier NP
Amazon River
Machu Picchu
Great Lakes
Great Britain,  England,  Scotland,  Wales
Drive around US , St Louis, Memphis
Florida Panhandle
Greenland and Northwest Passage


Things to Do, with Kids, Adults

Adults in Florida  

Mounts Gardens
Goodyear Blimp Tour
Hoffmann Chocolates
Pinot's Palette
Paint Pottery
Sugarland Tour
Flower Arranging at Field of Flowers
Pero Family Farms
Wildlife Sanctuary
Playhouse Lipps in F.L.
Bonnet House
National Hurricane Center
Benzaiton Glass


Kids in Florida 

Rapids Water Park, North of here
Guano bonos park by river
SandowayDiacovery Center, Delray Beach
Manatee lagoon, Riviera Beach
Rapids Water Park - Riviera Beach
Coconut Cove Water Park
Deerfield Island
Tradewinds Park and horse rides
Jungle Island, Miami
Mounts Botanical Garden
Morikami Gardens
Children's Science Emporium
Butterfly World
Sugar Sand playground
La La Land (indoor playground)
Mini golf and games at Boomers
Wellington Trampoline and Adventure Park
Peanut Island
Miami Zoo
Palm Beach Zoo
Gumbo Limbo
Lion Country Safari
Cruise on I.C.


Kids in Maryland 


Luray Caverns in Luray, VA
Sugarloaf Mountain hike
Great Falls, Billy Goat Trail

Museum type places:
Udvar Hazy Space Center near Dulles
Rock Creek Nature center and Planetarium
Little Town Children's Museum in N. Bethesda
KID Museum at Davis Library
Spy Museum
Children's Museum in NE Washington
Museum of Illusion

ALL the stuff on the Mall (Natural History, Air and Space, etc.) Wash. Monument BOOKED

Fun Active Stuff

Monster Mini Golf in Gaithersburg
Jolly Yolly Kids
Sandy Spring Adventure Park

LEGO Discovery Center in Springfield
NOVA Wild Animal in Vienna
Candytopia at Tysons Corner


Dopamine Land, Wisc. and Western Aves.
Climb Zone
Glen Echo Carousel
Cabin John Playground and Train
Beauvior Playground
GDS Playground


Personal Interests  


National Society of Arts and Letters

Antarctican Society

Society of Woman Geographers

St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church

Merrimack Community Recreation Association

Washington University

Sidwell Friends School

American Polar Society









  2002 - present by Karen Ronne Tupek