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Thor: Love and Thunder

It has been nearly five years since Thor: Ragnarok was released and three years since Thor joined up with the Guardians of the Galaxy at the end of Avengers: Endgame. MCU fans might be wondering what Thor has been up to for all these years. Thor: Love and Thunder catches up the story, but is […]

Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore

The latest installment of the Fantastic Beasts series is out with even more allusions to the Harry Potter series. But is Fantastic Beasts: The Secrets of Dumbledore appropriate for younger kids? Read this family-focused review to decide for yourself. The third installment of the Fantastic Beasts series is finally out after a four year wait. […]

2 Hearts (2020)

Based on a true story, 2 Hearts is a romantic journey that celebrates life, love, and generosity of spirit. It has been seven months since I walked into a theater to watch a new release movie. As an avid movie-goer, those seven months felt more like seven years. Despite the mask protocols and required distancing, I […]

Abracadabra Rolls

I am not a huge Halloween fan, but I love fall and the idea of storybook magic. My daughter is also a big fan of slight of hand “magic” tricks. So we took an old family favorite and gave it a magical twist. These Abracadabra Rolls are so easy to make, they taste good, and […]

The Neuromuscular Studio (Arizona)

I recently had the opportunity to work with The Neuromuscular Studio in Arizona. I had the privilege of trying out the services available in exchange for spreading the word about The Neuromuscular Studio. Keep reading to learn more about their important services and for a discount code. “There are so many people in pain, they […]

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 […]

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 […]

2018 Toyota Sienna: Not Just for Large Families

I’m sure you have heard the minivan is boring, right? That might be true of some minivans, but it is not true of the 2018 Toyota Sienna. I recently had the pleasure of driving this stylish minivan and it made me realize that my family of four could use those extra seats to add some […]

Supercross 2020

I have always found Supercross to be both amazing and terrifying at the same time. The Supercross riders are talented and the shows always leave me on the edge of my seat. It is truly a thrilling experience and something your family is sure to enjoy. Keep reading for 2020 show info and a way […]

Bearizona Wildlife Park

If you have never watched bears play from the relative safety of your car, you simply have not lived. Bearizona, located just outside of Flagstaff, is a 160 acre wildlife park that you will never forget, and a wild adventure your whole family will love. What makes Bearizona unique is the fact that you start […]

Disney’s Moana

Moana, Disney’s latest animated movie, is about a girl who knows she was made for more than her father is training her to be. She loves her people and her home, but she feels an internal pull toward a different destiny. Moana is a beautifully told and artistically animated tale that is part comedy, part adventure, […]

Puffs SoftPack: A Love Story

Tissue is serious business in my house. I have two kids with allergies and we go through a lot of boxes. Usually, though, the boxes are destroyed well before they are empty and that is especially true of the tissue boxes we keep in the car. I was recently invited to try out the new […]