Why ‘The Pioneer Woman’ Ree Drummond’s ‘Brady Bunch’ Episode Made Her Cry
If you’re a fan of The Pioneer Woman star Ree Drummond and The Brady Bunch, you’re in for a real treat. Food Network is airing an episode of The Pioneer Woman featuring 70s-inspired food prepared from The Brady Bunch kitchen. Here’s why Drummond began to cry upon entering the Brady house for the first time.
Ree Dummond has surprises in store for her upcoming Brady-inspired episode
Ree Drummond told her Instagram followers she’s excited for the upcoming episode of The Pioneer Woman because she had an opportunity to cook inside the Brady kitchen. “I got to borrow the house from the Bradys to cook a meal in the newly renovated (but 100% spot on authentic) kitchen…and it was truly one of the best times my born-in-1969 self has ever, ever had. You’ll get to see my wide-eyed excitement (and 70’s food!) this Saturday.” Drummond said being inside the Brady house caused her to have a “dorky-happy” smile. “Just look at that dorky-happy smile on my face. I LOVED IT SO MUCH!” she wrote.
One memorable star from The Brady Bunch is Maureen McCormick (Marcia Brady). Drummond told her fans she will be planning an ode to her character. “There’s an ode to Marcia in this episode! Am loving the Brady renovation show so much. It’s perfect!” she wrote.
Why the ‘Brady Bunch’ themed episode made Ree Drummond cry
Drummond shared an Instagram video of her reaction when she first stepped into the renovated Brady Bunch home. She became so overwhelmed with memories that she became emotional and started to cry. Drummond told her fans this show meant a lot to her because it reminded her of a certain time in her life. Here’s what she shared with her fans:
I’M NOT CRYING, YOU’RE CRYING. This was my reaction after I first walked into the Brady house for the first time. I had to stop filming and get myself together. Hard to explain why, but I know many of you understand. The show was tied to such a specific time, and it triggered such a rush of memories. You can watch my whole nostalgic experience (including cooking in the Brady kitchen!!) this Saturday morning on @foodnetwork at 10 ET/9 CT!
Ree Drummond’s fans understand how she feels about ‘The Brady Bunch’
Drummond’s Instagram followers chimed in to let her know she’s not alone in how she feels about The Brady Bunch. Many fans said they also feel very emotional when it comes to the show. “I know exactly how you feel! I loved this show! Just watching the renovation show felt so nostalgic for me!” wrote one fan. Another fan agreed that many people have fond memories of The Brady Bunch. “I’m so glad to see this reaction. This iconic home invokes so many memories for so many of us. Can’t wait to see what you make! Is it pork chops and applesauce?”
A fan said she understands how Drummond feels because she became very emotional when it came to the Star Wars series. “Now you know how I felt when Luke Skywalker and Han Solo died. My entire childhood. Crushed!!”
Check out Showbiz Cheat Sheet on Facebook!