How to watch season 4 of Downton Abbey in the U.S.

I might have mentioned that I’m a bit of a dork-fan about Downton Abbey. Perhaps in one of the weekly, emotionally-wrought recaps I’ve done of every single episode with my friend Sarah James.

dishing on downton abbey: processing the season finale from hell Downton Abbey is a UK show, and usually airs in the UK several months before it hits PBS here in the US. I used to wait for months before it would air here. Then I stumbled upon a way for Americans to get our Downton Abbey fix.  It’s a VPN hack called TunnelBear, and according to their website it’s perfectly legal. How to watch season four of Downton Abbey in the United States .... NOW Now, if you are backed up on your Downton viewing, you won’t need this fix. You can now watch Downton Abbey Season 3 on, as well as the first 2 seasons. And the current season (season 4) will be out in a few months.

However, if you just cannot wait, Season 4 of Downton Abbey is uploaded to a site called that’s free for Brits to watch. If you try to access it stateside, this is what you see: Downton Abbey Season 3 in the US

Womp womp.

Here’s what you have to do:
1. Visit TunnelBear.
2. Download the app and create an account. You will have to upgrade to the paid account to watch the full episode. It costs $4.99 a month. You can cancel at any time. (For me, perfectly worth it to be able to keep up with Hot Sister, Way Hot Sister (RIP), and The Other Sister.)
how to watch UK downton abbey season 3 in the united states tunnel bear
4. Shut down your browser. Log in to TunnelBear. Set it to “on” and “UK”. Wait for it to connect. (Patience, grasshopper!) tunnelbear
5. Go to the website where the UK version of Downton Abbey  Season 3 is available for free and now available for you to watch. BAM!!!

You’re welcome. Now go watch it and come back and tell me what you thought.

Dishing on Downton Abbey: Season 3 Finale (The Christmas Special of Doom)

Well.  As you will see, Sarah and I move from speechlessness to anger to denial to just plain yelling.  A lot of yelling. dishing on downton abbey: processing the season finale from hell SPOILER ALERTS AHEAD.

This episode was shocking, to say the least. What will become of our beloved Downton family?  How are you coping with this horrific turn of events?

dishing on downton abbey: season 3, episode 5

dishing on downton abbey episode 5 Sarah and I are picking up the pieces of our broken lives after last week’s episode.  Fortunately, this week was a little more upbeat.

What did you think of this week’s episode? Do you think Lord Grantham and Cora’s marriage can be repaired?   P.S. Have you seen the Lady Grantham quotes meme on Pinterest? These are cracking me up.

$#!* The Dowager Says
$#!* The Dowager Says

dishing on downton abbey season 3, episode 4 (Julian Fellows OH NO YOU DI’INT!)

We need to talk about episode 4. #Downton Abbey YOU GUYS. Oh my word. This episode was a game-changer to say the least. Warning: major spoiler alerts in this video.

STILL. IN. SHOCK. Obviously we are still reeling from this episode’s turn of events. How are you holding up? You doin’ okay??   To cheer us up, here’s a fun little graphic explaining the downstairs Downton love quandrangle. The #Downton Abbey downstairs love quandrangle, illustrated.   And a hilarious send-up of the Downton characters on Facebook. If #Downton Abbey existed on facebook . . . via Happy Place