My middle son, now age 9, grew up a HUGE Ninjago fan. He had all of the LEGO sets, watched the whole series on TV, and we even had a Ninjago birthday party for him when he turned four. Our whole family loved Ninjago. So of course we rushed to theaters to see the new … More “It’s okay, Lloyd, nobody’s parents are perfect.” – The LEGO Ninjago Movie
I have to admit my screen time each day is on the excessive side. Between working on my computer, checking my Iphone, and reading on my Kindle (and Iphone), I am always looking at a screen. Recently I began to notice that my eyes were beginning to give me trouble. They were becoming dry and … More new favorites – Prospek blue light blocking glasses
Kingsman: The Golden Circle is out in theaters and I finally got a chance to see it earlier this week. If you haven’t seen the first Kingsman movie, The Secret Service, I would advise you to watch it before seeing the second one. But only for context, because the sequel is So. Much. Better. With … More “Manners maketh man” – Kingsman: The Golden Circle
When we bought our house last year we got a new room we hadn’t had before, a formal dining. I immediately started to consider all of my options when it came to the perfect dining room table. I searched all of the furniture stores for different styles, and types, and costs. None of them had … More new life for my duncan phyfe
My two sons, now ages nine and ten, grew up with Disney Pixar’s Cars franchise. We had all of the toys! The cars, the trucks, the tracks, the movies. It was no question that when we saw they were releasing Cars 3 this summer, we were excited. And when I say we, I am not … More “The racing world is changing.” – Cars 3
Little did I know that having kids, plus aging, meant saying bye to my hair. When my thyroid system crashed in 2008, after the birth of my second son, my hair not only began falling out but also stopped growing and started breaking off. My once full long head of dirty blonde locks was gone. … More Monat – Longer, fuller, stronger, younger-looking hair.
If you ask me, there is only one way to watch The Academy Awards, and that’s with a bunch of girlfriends, games, great food, and wine. Plus sweat pants and no makeup of course. This is my second year to attend an “Oscar Party” and I’ll never be able to watch The Academy Awards any other … More definitely have an Oscar Party
When my eight year old son suggested we go see Rock Dog this past weekend, I admit, I wasn’t sure what he was talking about. Sure enough, Rock Dog released in theaters Friday, who knew? We can’t pass up the chance to see a new movie, especially one with animals, so I took my eight … More “Glorious” – Rock Dog
My family absolutely loved The Lego Movie, so when we found out they were making a Lego Batman Movie we were all beyond thrilled. After seeing the film over the weekend, I can happily say it did not disappoint. From the creators of The Lego Movie, The Lego Batman movie follows the same slap-stick fun comedic writing and … More “Always be yourself. Unless you can be Batman.” – The Lego Batman Movie.
When entertaining I always go blank about what appetizers to serve. I’m not a big fan of baking complicated dishes but I also get tired of the same old chips and salsa. After doing some research Online, I found the idea of a cheese board. I’ve heard of these before, but I had never actually built one. … More cheese board fun – how to build a cheese tray