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Medieval Times: Celebration Destination

Take a trip to a time when chivalry reigned and rivalries were deadly. I have partnered with Medieval Times to make this post possible. When my family goes to an event we look forward to having fun and making memories. That is especially true if we are celebrating a special occasion. We recently visited Medieval […]

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (Spoiler Free Review)

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker is the last movie in the newest trilogy of the Skywalker saga. It has a lot to live up to and hopes, if not expectations, are high. Who is Rey? Is Kylo Ren truly going to follow in his grandfather’s terrible footsteps? And what will be the fate of the […]

Jumanji: The Next Level

Jumanji: The Next Level takes us back into the game we all love and fear (but secretly want to experience). Keep reading to find out if the movie is worth seeing, how it compares to the previous movie, and if it is okay for the kids to see. When Jumanji: The Next Level begins, the […]

Fun and Ugly Christmas Sweaters (Plus a Giveaway!)

Every one loves ugly Christmas sweaters! See what UglyChristmasSweater.com has to offer and enter for a chance to win your own ugly Christmas sweater.I live in the desert and so sometimes it can be hard to get into the Christmas spirit. There is a zero percent chance of a white Christmas and the coldest it […]

Frozen II

Disney’s Frozen was a huge success and people are very excited about the release of Frozen II.  But is it an unnecessary sequel, or does it have a story worth telling? There were many unanswered questions at the end of Frozen. Where did Elsa get her powers? Exactly what happened to her parents? Why didn’t […]

2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid

If you have never been on a road trip in a Toyota Highlander, you are missing out! I got the chance to drive the 2019 Toyota Highlander Hybrid. Keep reading to see where we took this classy SUV. I drive a Toyota Camry and I love my car. My Camry is reliable, pretty, comfortable, and […]

TVStoreOnline

Where’s Waldo? You can find him over at TVStoreOnline just in time for Halloween. TVStoreOnline is one of the largest online retailers for Halloween costumes and pop culture apparel. Their costumes have been on The Today Show, The Ellen Show, Good Morning America, Live with Kelly and Ryan, and more. With Halloween right around the […]

Dora and The Lost City of Gold

Dora and The Lost City of Gold brings a beloved childhood favorite to the big screen. But is it worth a visit to the theater? Every parent loves at least one of their children’s cartoon shows more than they would publicly admit. One of those shows for me was Dora the Explorer. I loved the […]

5 Basic Rules of Etiquette My Kids Know (But Many Adults Obviously Don’t)

In a increasingly digital world, do adults still know and practice basic etiquette? Do you?  “Children are natural mimics who act like their parents despite every effort to teach them good manners.” – Author Unknown I give people a lot of grace most of the time. I am willing to overlook flaws and missteps, just […]

The Farewell (2019)

The Farewell is a story about family, tradition, change, and culture. It centers around one family’s decision to keep a family member’s terminal illness secret from her. When a much-loved family matriarch falls ill, her family rushes to China to be with her. She has been given a short time to live, although she does […]

Cash Back from Ibotta on New Sour Patch Kids and Swedish Fish

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HeadsandTails #2in1Flavor​ #CollectiveBias NEW Sour Patch Kids Heads & Swedish Fish Tails are now available at Walmart! Both of these new candies offer a 2-in-1 flavor collision! Right now you can get $.50 cash back with ibotta when […]

Toy Story 4

I cried at the end of Toy Story 3. I felt the end of Andy’s childhood was the perfect end to the Toy Story series. It spoke to me as a child now grown, but more as a mother of a son. When I heard a new Toy Story movie was on the horizon, I […]