We love reality tv shows around here. LOVE.
Not what you’re thinking (Jersey Shores, The Bachelor). We love the talent competition ones.
First it was American Idol. Then, Australian Idol.
Then it was So You Think You Can Dance, the American version. (Yes, Ryan liked it just as much as me!!)
When that wore off, we got right into Master Chef for one or two seasons, the Aussie one.
That one got annoying because it was on six nights a week. SIX. (And it’s highly addictive!! Who wants to be “chained” to a show nearly every night a week?!!!)
Last year we got into The Block and Top Design. I was kinda obsessed with these shows. Seriously. I lovelovelove design and decorating. Ryan was almost equally into it. (It would be hard to equal my passion on this one.)
This year? Well, the Block is on again. (Yayyayayay!) But we’re also now ADDICTED to The Voice – the Aussie version.
The judges – Seal, Delta, Keith, Joel. Hello, they are the perfect line up!!
I think Ryan has a celebrity man-crush on Keith Urban. And I so get it – he’s so adorable!
And Delta just might be the most beautiful woman on the planet. Pretty sure I gush about her every ad break.
Joel is hilarious in a wear-it-on-your-sleeve kind of way. (He annoyed us as first and has now won both of us over.)
And then there’s Seal. (Need I say more?)
And the competitors? So. Awesome. So. Talented.
We were so excited to watch it tonight that we actually let Levi watch the first 1/2 hour with us since it started at 6:30.
As strange as this sounds… I felt like such a “real” little family sitting there, all watching The Voice together. Flash back 20 years and we would have been gathered around the little tely watching Young Talent Time.
Levi was captivated! Of course he’s obsessed with music so it was right up his ally… but I think there was also the I’m-up-at-night-watching-tv-like-a-big-boy-with-mom-and-dad factor that was pretty fun for him too.
Even Judah woke up so that he could be a part of the action. (cheeky baby.)
I so enjoyed having my boys piled on the couch with us as we enjoyed good music and watching people step out in faith to pursue their dreams.
We couldn’t help but wonder as we were watching… what would we do if one of our littles were on that stage one day?
Q for you: Reality TV – yay or nay??
p.s. Another confession: I went over time today. Like a minute.
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