Jan 212016
 

In the last week or so, we’ve started reading a lot of Valentine’s Day books for preschoolers. Bubbles is getting really excited for the holiday for two reasons.  First, it’s all about love and hearts, and secondly because it’s the signifier that her birthday is just a few days away.

10 Sweet Valentine's Day Books for Preschoolers

My Mom kept most of the books from when my brothers and I were little and she’s been mailing me some of them to share with Bubbles as she gets older.  So in addition to some of the newer titles I’ve recently found, I’ve also been reading her some of my childhood favorites. Continue reading »

Dec 092015
 

A couple of weeks ago I was sent a free digital code for Marvel’s Ant-Man movie.  We didn’t get a chance to catch it at the theater and my parents hadn’t watched it yet, either, so we had a little (pardon the pun) Ant-Man viewing party while they were here a couple weeks ago.

Marve's Ant-Man starring Paul Rudd and Michael Douglas, now on Digital Download & DVD

Let’s talk about all the reasons Ant-Man is a Marvel movie not to miss. Continue reading »

Nov 272015
 

I’ve been excited to see Jurassic World since I first heard it was being made.  I still remember watching the first Jurassic Park movie when it came out and being entirely in awe when those first dinosaurs came into view as they rolled up in the little Jeeps.

Of course after my Chris Pratt interview awhile back, I was looking forward to seeing him in another role.  I had really wanted to see it in theaters but I was afraid that even though she wanted to see it, it may be too overwhelming and scary for Bubbles.  And with Ashley in Indy teaching and Austin away doing his Army training, our babysitting options are a bit limited at the moment. Continue reading »

Oct 272015
 

If your kids love the shows on PBS KIDS then they won’t want to miss the Christmas programming line up this year.  Below you’ll find all the holiday and Christmas shows that will be on PBS KIDS, as well as their scheduled air dates and times (check local listings just to be sure!).  Mark your calendars now so you don’t miss any of your favorites!

Wild Kratts: A Creature Christmas is part of the Christmas programming PBS KIDS has lined up this year! Continue reading »

Sep 222015
 

Looking for some spooky (but not scary) fun for Halloween?  The kids Halloween shows on these fun Halloween DVDs would be perfect for your little ones.  Here’s a few of our yearly favorites plus a few new ones we’ve been watching this year.

A fun collection of kids Halloween shows including Mickey, Caspar, Monsters, Inc., Tom and Jerry, Dinosaur Train, Caillou and more! Continue reading »