The Choice Book #TheChoiceChat

Did you Make “The Choice” for a Movie Night? #TheChoiceChat

“This post was sponsored by Lionsgate as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central. I received complimentary products to facilitate my review.” When you read a book do you ever wonder if the author is anything like the books he writes?  I personally do that all the time and let me tell you I'm in love with Nicholas Sparks.  I have convinced myself that he has to be an amazing man. … [Read more...]

#SnowWhite on Blu-ray

Family Night with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs!

Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs was one of the first Disney movies I ever remember watching growing up.  I thought she was one of the most beautiful girls I had ever seen.  I was also so jealous that she had the ability to talk to animals.  I wanted to be just like her.  As it turns out several of my current friends have nicknamed me Snow White because of my love for animals.  Now if only I could … [Read more...]

#TheFinestHours Movie by Disney Pendleton Ship

Why Would Disney Call the Movie The Finest Hours?

As I was in the theater watching The Finest Hours I couldn't help but think to myself, "Why did Disney title this movie this way?"  I mean if I was sent off in a small wooden boat (36 ft) on one of the stormiest and cold nights on a rescue mission that I would probably never return from, what would be so fine about that?  I'm going to go with absolutely nothing! All I could feel for the men … [Read more...]

Winter Savings #CreateTheNext

Get $75 Off Digital Media Academy this Summer!

It may seem far away, but the summer will be here before we know it.  That's why it's time to start thinking about some fun and educational ways to keep our children entertained. Digital Media Academy is excited for the the 2016 summer camp season! Founded at Stanford University, Digital Media Academy is ranked the world's best technology camp. Kids and teens learn computer programming, … [Read more...]

Purchase Tickets for a Royal Night Out

What to Expect from A Royal Night Out…In Theaters Now!

I am normally drawn to a certain type of movie, however I am beginning to think that I may need to be more open minded.  If I watch a movie trailer and am not interested right away, I dismiss it as one I don't want to watch.  I'm guessing I am not the only one that does this kind of thing. I just had an experience like the one above....today actually.  I had the opportunity to watch the … [Read more...]

The Good Dinosaur Movie

What to Expect from The Good Dinosaur

I was recently given the opportunity to sit down with Technical Effects Lead Michael O'Brien from Pixar Studios. We of course were there to talk about the new movie "The Good Dinosaur" in theaters on Thanksgiving Day. Michael O'Brien has been with Pixar Animation Studios since the year 2000, where he has worked on many great animated films.  Some of my personal favorites included on that list … [Read more...]

Samsung Galaxy Note5

3 Reasons the Samsung Galaxy Note5 ROCKS!

I participated in an Ambassador Program on behalf of Influence Central for Sprint and the Samsung Galaxy Note5. I received product to facilitate my review as well as a promotional item to thank me for my participation. Those of you that read my blog regularly, know that I am an iPhone gal.  I have had an iPhone for as long as I can remember, but over the past couple of years I have begun to … [Read more...]

My All American Movie

My All American: Take the Kids or Not?

When you see movies as often as I do, you begin to realize that movies fall into different categories.  Some are purely for entertainment, while other movies inspire you and keep you talking about them long after the credits roll. The movie My All American is exactly one of those films.  My All American is based on the true story of Freddie Steinmark.  To be honest, I had never heard of … [Read more...]

Stella & Chewy's Meal Mixers #KickStartYourKibble

Stella & Chewy’s Meal Mixers #Kickstartyourkibble

This post is sponsored by Stella & Chewy's, but opinions are my own.  Stella & Chewy's is not responsible for the content of this article. I have always had pets in my life for as long as I can remember.  Currently, I am the mommy to 5 dogs, 5 cats, 2 ferrets and a hedgehog.  I guess you could say that I am a little bit of a crazy pet person. At least that's what my friends tell me.  But … [Read more...]

PicCollage and HP Printing

PicCollage App and HP are the Perfect Pair!

With holidays approaching rapidly and family members scattered all over the globe, now is the perfect time for figuring out the best way to share memories with those you love.  For me, PicCollage is a great way to do exactly that. PicCollage is an app that can be downloaded for free on smartphones or PC computers.  Once downloaded, I am able to create amazing collages that I can print directly … [Read more...]