What to Watch This Week: May 7-13

May 7, 2012

Here are our favorites for the week ahead.

Monday, May 7 — House
The season finale is around the corner, and everything is in disarray. House has been diagnosed with cancer, and has since disappeared from the hospital. Can his team hold the fort while he’s away? 9 p.m. on FOX.

Tuesday, May 8 — Private Practice
Amy Brenneman and Tim Daly in Private PracticeThere’s conflict in every area of the practice this week. Pete must choose his patient’s healthcare when the patient’s family can’t come to an agreement. Jake thinks Amelia may be using drugs, and Addison and Sam try to define their relationship. 10 p.m. on ABC.

Wednesday, May 9 — The Middle
Brick thinks the clover he found is giving him bad luck, and Axl finds out that his friend asked Sue to the prom. 8 p.m. on ABC.

Thursday, May 10 — The Vampire Diaries
Klaus tries to leave town with Elena, but a new enemy won’t let him get away so easily. Elena wants to protect Caroline and asks Damon, Stefan, and Tyler to help her. Bonnie and Jeremy also join in and take on a high-risk spell to aid Elena in her mission. 8 p.m. on CW.

Friday, May 11 — Blue Bloods
Bridget Moynahan and Donnie Wahlberg in Blue BloodsIt’s the season two finale, and Frank’s world is in trouble. Can he stop a biological weapon attack on the city, while trying to keep it a secret from his family? It will be Mother’s Day after all. Meanwhile, Danny and Jamie’s long-standing conflict has reached a boiling point. Will they be able to get over their differences? 10 p.m. on CBS.

Saturday, May 12 — Mom Caves
With Mother’s Day around the corner, it’s time to ask ourselves, “Doesn’t mom need to relax too?” In celebration of hard-working mothers, the crew at Mom Caves will select one mother each episode and build her a room of her own. That way she’ll always have a place to relax. 8:30 p.m. on HGTV.

Sunday, May 13 — Once Upon a Time
In the season finale, every question you have will be answered. Or it will become something bigger. What we know for sure is that it’s high time Sheriff Swan and Regina had their epic showdown. And if you think what you’ve seen before is something, you won’t believe what this finale has in store for you. 8 p.m. on ABC.