Fan Art Fridays: Happy Birthday, Mindy Kaling!

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Mindy Kaling turned 37 today. Gosh, I hope I look as good as her when I’m that age!

In honor of her birthday, I’ve decided to feature this watercolor created by Liana Kangas Neff, inspired by a line from The Mindy Project where Mindy says, “I eat cereal out of wine glasses.”

I kind of want to buy this now.

You can get it for yourself over on Etsy, and be sure to check out the rest of Liana Kangas Neff’s art here.

Wardrobe Wednesdays: Mindy Lahiri in ‘The Mindy Project’ Episode “2 Fast 2 Serious”

Dr. Mindy Lahiri, The Mindy Project, “2 Fast 2 Serious”

Mindy and Danny are over, and as sad as it is, at least we get to see some date night fashion on The Mindy Project season 4B.

In last week’s episode “2 Fast 2 Serious,” Mindy is looks dazzling in an embellished green dress with a silver quilted clutch bag. As she walks back to her apartment with her date, she’s seen wearing a tweed multi-color jacket.

I really love the embellishments on the dress, especially since they’re silver because I love wearing silver jewelry to match my evening wear. I’m also very intrigued by her choice of jacket since it’s not the normal one-color wool that you’d expect to see someone wear with a dress like this.

Below is the original dress Mindy wore in the episode (marked with *). There aren’t many sizes still in stock, so I’ve also listed an alternative along with some similar clutch bags and jackets to complete the look.

Dress:

1. L.K. Bennett, $367.50 *

2. Lord and Taylor, $106.59

Bag:

3. Lakeland Leather, £69.99 ($101.75 USD)

4. Bag to Brag, $61.27

Jacket:

5. Norm Thompson, $129.00

6. Talbots, $179.99

Episode Review: ‘The Mindy Project’ Season 2 Premiere (2×1) “All My Problems Solved Forever…”

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I don’t know how I survived for so long without my weekly dose of Dr. Mindy Lahiri.

The season 2 premiere of FOX’s The Mindy Project was full of awkward and hilarious moments. Just the way I like it!

The episode begins with a proposal by none other than our favorite New York City pastor, Casey.

Of course, right before the proposal, Mindy begins to realize there are ants in the tree they’re sitting in.

“Not exactly the segway I was looking for…,” Casey says as he digs for the ring and Mindy picks at the ants.

After he pulls out the ring Mindy gasps, saying, “Are you kidding?! I need to Vine this!”

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Mind you they’re sitting in a tree in the middle of nowhere in Haiti.

That’s Mindy for ya.

This episode’s pleasant surprise was special guest James Franco, or, as they would call him at the practice, Dr. Paul Leotard.

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James Franco as OBGYN Dr. Paul Leotard

Besides taking over Mindy’s position as OBGYN while she was away in Haiti, he also added something else to his job description:

Sex Therapist.

Need I say more?

I shall.

Dr. Castellano and his ex-wife seek sex therapy from Dr. Leotard in this episode.

Let’s just say it ended in a public announcement of Danny Castellano’s porn addiction and a laptop broken in half.

Yeah.

Other episode highlights include:

1. Dr. Jeremy Reed’s weight gain. The British bloke kept stealing the peanut butter bars from Mindy’s care packages. Needless to say, it all went to his stomach.

2. Mindy’s hair. It’s still short. I don’t like it. I’m glad they’re postponing the wedding so that it has time to grow in a bit.

3. When Casey accidentally pees on Mindy’s wedding dress. You’ll just have to see what happens after that yourself.

4. When Casey says to Mindy after she’s already halfway down the aisle, “I don’t want to marry you anymore.” Heart attacks. Heart attacks everywhere.

5. When Dr. Leotard (James Franco) sneaks up on Mindy. How does he tread so lightly? “I’m part Cherokee,” he says. Okay, then.

6. When Mindy decides not to go back to Haiti with Casey, and both Mindy and Dr. Leotard ask each other “Well, where you gonna work?”

I cannot wait to see what shenanigans Mindy will get herself into for next week’s episode!

Hulu Plus users, catch the episode here!