K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Finale

Despite the rushed story line in the finale, it's still a feel good ending for our three misfits. They have been through so much together, and even though we don't get to see their movie succeed in this timeline, let's just hope for the possibility of having a Season 2, yes? Soo-ah and Du-shik It…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 19

It's so hard to date in South Korea if you are a celebrity. It's one distinction that separates international fans from the Korean ones. It's like everyone else outside this country seems to be understanding if their certain celebrity idols are in a relationship, but it's not the case with the Korean fans. This harsh…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 18

Let's talk about the real problem with Waikiki. I loved this show so much and I always look forward to watching it every week, but my growing concern is that the show already took so many turns that it lacked substance anymore. When the drama started, I was excited to see how Dong-gu (Kim Jung-hyun),…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 17

It's Dong-gu (Kim Jung-hyun) and Yoon-ah's (Jung In-sun) first day as a couple, and our hero couldn't be any happier! But Yoon-ah seemed to be not thrilled at all. Du-shik (Son Seung-won) and Jun-ki (Lee Yi-kyung) also weren't really helping Dong-gu enjoy his new relationship as they were busy brainwashing him that Yoon-ah was regretting…

K-Drama Rewind: Age of Youth

It's our month-long anniversary celebration, and what's the best gift I can give to our dear readers other than featuring this sleeper hit? It's also one of the @ahjummamshies squad's favorites, so let's hop right in and start remembering the cozy yet interesting lives of our Belle Epoque boarders! Age of Youth (also called Hello,…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 16

The bond that glues this household together is beyond friendship. That's what I saw when Dong-gu (Kim Jung-hyun) finally accepted Jun-ki (Lee Yi-kyung) and Seo-jin's (Go Won-hee) relationship. I loved how the show managed to solve this conflict within half an hour, as opposed to all those episodes we spent watching Jun-ki and Seo-jin playing…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 15

Guesthouse Boulanger I love that Dong-gu (Kim Jung-hyun) and Yoon-ah (Jung In-sun) finally got some well-deserved alone time in this episode! They are the most adorable play pretend newlyweds, too! Field trip gone wrong The lovebirds decided to go on an overnight trip out of town in this episode. It's their first travel together as…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 14

It's Du-shik (Son Seung-won) and Soo-ah's (Lee Joo-woo) turn to execute the toilet humor in this show. Although some may find it offensive that this drama keeps on dropping poop jokes constantly, y'all just need to accept it because SK's culture finds it funny. I admit that in this particular episode, I was really not…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 13

Wolfman of Huam-dong I still don't get why Jun-ki (Lee Yi-kyung) is so afraid of his best friend, when he even got the guts to date his sister. Like how on earth do you manage to kiss Seo-jin (Go Won-hee) every date when you are so afraid of getting busted! And Dong-gu (Kim Jung-hyun) should…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 12

Forget all the disappointments in the last episode because it's time to rejoice!!!! I feel so elated after our dear hardworking Jun-ki (Lee Yi-kyung) finally landed a role in a big-time drama. Congratulations, Jun-ki!!!! What a plot twist! I did not see that coming! Last episode, Jun-ki made a SNS account to connect with his…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 11

This episode gave me mixed emotions I don't even know how to start knitting the events piece by piece. Drama-addict hyung Soo-ah's (Lee Joo-woo) older brother┬ámade his appearance in this hour as the UFC fighter Soo-bong (cameo by Shin Seung-hwan). He accidentally bumped into his dongsaeng at the convenience store, and because everyone is literally…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 10

Seo-jin's dream Seo-jin (Go Won-hee) got the job! I'm so happy for her! It's never easy for everyone, but at least she's the only person in the Waikiki guesthouse who is getting paid for the job she really wants. Now as a full-time entertainment reporter, her sunbae asked her to uncover the real identity of…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 9

This show just keeps getting better. The dramas are giving us legit cry fest all week and it's just so refreshing to watch Laughter in Waikiki. I've develop this habit of watching all the heavier dramas and then finish off with an episode of Waikiki to keep my emotional balance. Dong-gu's love Dong-gu (Kim Jung-hyun)…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 7

Our boys spent this episode feeling different stages of love... and I couldn't be happier to see them feel this experience. We still have those moments of hilarity, but I guess the show is toning down a little bit to make way for the main plot, or maybe not? Cherry, the first love Du-shik (Son…

K-Drama Reaction: Laughter in Waikiki | Episode 6

This is everyone's favorite phase in a relationship: there is joy in watching the guy like the girl first and struggle a lot in denying his own feelings. The Bed Scene Jun-ki (Lee Yi-kyung) went to Mount Extreme this week! He was cast as a stand-in for a love scene with a pretty actress, and…