Celebrating Family
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The Nut Job 2

I was surprised when I heard a sequel to The Nut Job was being released. I'll be honest, I did not like the first movie much. Contrarily, my daughter was "nuts" about the movie (sorry, I couldn't resist). When she heard about The Nut Job 2, she was very excited and was happily looking forward to … [Read More...]

All Saints (Movie Preview and Giveaway)

The upcoming movie All Saints is based on the inspiring true story of Michael Spurlock, a salesman turned pastor, the small church he was ordered to shut down, and a group of refugees from Southeast Asia. In a time of crisis and uncertainty, hope keeps them going as they work together on an unlikely … [Read More...]

Spider-Man: Homecoming

I know what you are thinking. Spider-Man has been done, and done again so why should you go see this latest iteration? You should see this movie because this Spider-Man is unique. Not only because it is the result of a partnership between Disney and Sony, but because it is an entirely new take on … [Read More...]

Summer Reading List – Books For Your Tweens and Teens

Even though my children are now both in the tweens and teens categories, I still read books to them. I will read to them until they want me to stop. I love sharing stories with them and having the opportunity to talk about the lessons in these books. We have shared many classics and modern novels … [Read More...]

Patriotic Flag Pin Craft in Honor of #USOCarePacks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. and The Coca-Cola Company, all opinions are mine alone. #USOCarePacks #CollectiveBias There are many opportunities throughout the year for the community to show its love and appreciation for the troops. We are directly and indirectly … [Read More...]

Cars 3

The Cars franchise has grown tremendously since the first movie raced onto the scene in 2006. Lightening McQueen is a household name and Cars Land is a dream destination for kids everywhere. The Cars movies appeal to racing fans and non-racing fans alike. But Cars 3 is not just another racing movie. … [Read More...]

2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid

I recently had the opportunity to drive a 2017 Toyota Camry Hybrid and I was quite excited to test it out on our family road trip. I have driven hybrids on road trips in the past and found the gas savings amazing. Toyota adds a little pizzazz on their hybrid models which makes the experience even … [Read More...]

Megan Leavey (Movie Review)

We have all watched personal accounts of war experiences shared on the big screen. These movies always move us and often leave us feeling a little shell-shocked. Megan Leavey is a war movie that is unlike most of the war movies you have seen. It is based on the story of a real-life Marine who … [Read More...]

Family Fun and Activities

2017 Arizona Diamondbacks Promotions

  The 2017 Arizona Diamondbacks Season is in full swing! The Dbacks know how to treat fans and there is always a fun promotion going on. Bookmark this page to keep up to date on specials and promotions from your Arizona Diamondbacks. And … [Read More...]

Universal Studios Hollywood: Tips and Must-Dos for the Movie Lover’s Theme Park

I love movies. If you know me, you know that I quote movies (and TV shows) a little too often. I am not sure where this love started. Maybe it was with my earliest movie memories (E.T., Cloak and Dagger, Smokey and the Bandit). Most likely it was … [Read More...]

Arizona Diamondbacks Games: Tips for Affordable Family Fun

My family loves sports and attending sporting events is always a treat. However, it seems like most of the teams in my part of the country make it difficult for hard-working families to attend a game. Parking is very expensive at many locations, … [Read More...]

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Kid Friendly Crafts

Patriotic Flag Pin Craft in Honor of #USOCarePacks

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, INC. … [Read More...]

Tissue Paper Suncatchers

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Recipes and Food

5 Gourmet Popcorn Recipes for Family Movie Night

Movies and popcorn go together like, well, movies and … [Read More...]

Classic Potato Salad

I grew up eating white potato salad and it is one of my … [Read More...]

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