Angry Birds at the Movies

From the video games and board games to our Angry Birds Space Encounter experience in Florida, these flightless feathered friends have been popular in our home for a number of years. When we heard about The Angry Birds Movie release it was pretty high on our list to see. […]

Family-Friendly GooseBumps

The bare tree branches that stretch like skeleton arms in the night sky. Walkways that move and crunch with the flutterly leaves skewed across them. A sky that grows darker even before the kids finish homework. October just calls for a little scare and the new Goosebumps movie is the perfect solution. […]

Maleficent, Not the Sleeping Beauty You Remember

No doubt you are familiar with Disney’s Sleeping Beauty. Although not one of the more popular Disney Princesses in our home, my family is familiar with the story. Disney’s Maleficent tells a slightly different tale. […]

Mary Poppins and Saving Mr. Banks

Mary Poppins is a delightful live action film that is full of Disney magic. This isn’t something you want to mess with so I was a little worried Disney’s new film Saving Mr. Banks would alter that magic. […]

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TurboFAST Speeds onto Netflix

My family walked away from cable years ago for the less expensive and more flexible Netflix and we’ve never regretted the move. We loved the variety of shows and movies (both old and new) but what really is excited is some of the original series programming from Netflix Canada. […]

Mickey’s Christmas Carol. Holiday Memories Repeated

Seeing the holidays through the eyes of my children brings back memories of my own childhood. Some of those experiences I love sharing with my own kids. […]

My Style. Despicable Me 2 for You

I have some fun news. Movies are a great gift to get someone for the holidays. If you have a friend who is a fan of Despicable Me, you might want to get them Despicable Me 2 (coming out on Blu-ray Combo Pack December 10). To save you some money, I have a copy of Despicable Me 2 to give away. […]

The Hobbit. An Unexpected Journey

You know when you see a movie — a really good movie — you can’t help but develop doubts about additional movies within the saga. That was the way I felt when I first heard that the Hobbit was being released in film form. […]

New Family Holiday DVD Releases

I love to add to our ever-growing holiday movie collection. Watching a combination of classics and new releases is a great way to warm up to the holiday season. If you are looking at add a few new flicks to your DVD pile, here are a few family picks worth checking out. […]

Disney Pixar’s Brave: The Movie, The Game and The Experience

My kids have been waiting patiently for the opening of Disney Pixar’s Brave ever since the set their eyes on the effervescent red-head portrayed within the trailers. From the movie to the video game and now the adventure, families can experience everything Brave. […]