Fandango Movieclips Family Channel on YouTube #FandangoFamily

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Fandango recently launched the Fandango Movieclips Family Channel on YouTube. Showcasing Family movie trailers, original series and videos. What makes this channel stand out over the others is everything shown is family-friendly, making it perfect for all ages to enjoy. With categories like "Animal Tales, Family Classics, and Reel Kids (watch what Real Kids are saying about new movies in … [Read more...]

Let the good times roll with Igloo’s Quantum 28 Quart Roller Cooler

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Camping has become one of our favorite summer activities. In-fact over the past few years, I'd say we've become quit the advert campers. We go as often as possible. We now have an excellent routine for putting up and tearing down our tent, for organizing our gear, and our packing priorities are spot on. When it comes to camping, I'm all about the food, the drinks and the relaxation. But, … [Read more...]

Buy 1, Get 1 Free Dinosauria @ the Detroit Zoo offer from Valvoline Instant Oil Change

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Valvoline Instant Oil Change has partnered with the Detroit Zoo to offer their customers a Buy One, Get One voucher for a ticket to Dinosauria. Visitors to local Valvoline Instant Oil Change Detroit locations will receive a voucher for a Buy One, Get One on a ticket to Dinosauria at the Detroit Zoo with the purchase of a regular or synthetic oil change. About Dinosauria: guest have the … [Read more...]

Baby’s Got Soul creative baby clothes review & giveaway

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Free product was received for the purpose of this blog post. I was not asked or influenced to write a positive review. All opinions expressed are honest and my own. All photos used are copyrighted to Fivedollarshake.net. Looking for a fun and funky gift that will stand out at any party or baby shower? Something well made, and unique, yet classy enough to not offend. Sounds hard to find, … [Read more...]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron assembling in your home soon!

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Marvel Studios unleashes the next global phenomenon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe: MARVEL’S AVENGERS: AGE OF ULTRON, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand October 2, 2015. The iconic heroes are forced to reassemble and face their most intimidating enemy yet- Ultron. The home entertainment release includes Never-Before-Seen Deleted Scenes, Making-of Featurettes, Gag Reel and more! Get it … [Read more...]

Live like a movie star with online coupons from Groupon

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I've been fortunate to attend some pretty nice press trips over the past five years. Thanks to this blog. I've traveled all over the U.S. to visit movie sets, interview movie stars and promote films. Though each press trip has been different, the one thing they all have had in common is luxury. I can admit that staying in expensive Hotels, eating in fancy restaurants, and mingling with the stars … [Read more...]

Blast is getting a FREE Boost! How will you use an extra fifty percent? #XFINITYreviewer

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Comcast recently announced it is increasing Internet speeds in Michigan at no additional charge to customers. The company will increase the speed of its popular Blast! tier by 50 percent to 75 Mbps and introduce a new Extreme 150 Mbps speed tier. This latest increase demonstrates Comcast’s ongoing commitment to continue to increase speeds for its customers, as it has virtually every year for more … [Read more...]

Planning the perfect date/movie night at home #TheLongestRide

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Between work and family, life can get pretty busy. As much as I'd like to say I can do it all, that's just not my reality. There is always something that falls off the radar. As parents, that something is usually our alone time. This weekend we're working on that, and planning for the perfect movie/date night at home. Our plans consist of steaks and veggies on the grill. Drinks and snacks under … [Read more...]

The 2015 @Toyota Camry XLE, is it worthy of it’s number one position? #DriveToyota #ad

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I recently spent a week driving the 2015 Toyota Camry XLE for review. The Camry is America's number one selling car in it's class. I found that a little hard to believe before my review week began, but by the end of the week I was so impressed I was asking "where do I sign". Now, the point of reviewing cars is NOT to be purchasing one, but to share my honest thoughts on the vehicle's design, … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday #Michigan #Camping

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Sat around a campfire with family five out of seven nights. 02. Laughed harder than I have in a long time. 03. Went three days without access to email. 04. Sat by the pool and started a new book. 05. Enjoyed dutch oven cobbler. 06. Admired the beauty of Lake Huron. 07. Took several naps. … [Read more...]

DreamWorks Animation’s HOME free activity sheets & HOME Party Edition giveaway #HomeInsiders

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Get the party started and groove like Boov when the summer movie adventure - Dreamworks Animation's HOME arrives on Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, and DVD on July 28 Th. The story takes place on planet Earth, where an alien race called the Boov invade the planet. However, a girl named Tip manages to avoid capture, and goes on the run with Oh, a fugitive Boov. "Heart-warming and hilarious." - Pete … [Read more...]

Nat Geo WILD’s summer series “Destination Wild”

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Nat Geo summer series, Destination Wild is one to watch or DVR. The series kicks off this Sunday, July 12th with "Real Angry Birds". Check out the awesome trailer below. Real Angry Birds Premieres Sunday, July 12, 9/8c “Angry Birds” is an addictive game, but are there real angry birds out there? What happens when they stop being polite and start getting mad? For the aviary set, … [Read more...]

Midas Drive Out Hunger Truck Tour update #1Mile1Meal #Detroit

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In the U.S., one in six people is “food insecure”—Midas’ local franchisees launched Drive Out Hunger in the fall of 2014 to address that sad fact. Since inception, store owners of independently owned and operated locations and their employees have been running food drives, raising funds and coordinating box drops at food banks, ultimately resulting in more than 750,000 meals donated to … [Read more...]

Say it and see it. It’s that simple, the new XFINITY X1 Voice remote #XFINITYreviewer

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I can admit that I have grown into one of "those" women. I typically ask my husband to install, and set things up for me. Especially when it comes to technology. When I came home with the new XFINITY X1 voice remote I was so excited to check it out, I didn't want to wait. I pulled it out of the package and had it set up and working within minutes. It was surprisingly quick an easy. It now … [Read more...]

VO5 Celebrates 60! Herbal Escapes Kiwi Lime & Hot Oil Treatment #Giveaway #VO5is60

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In 1955 Culver City, creator Alberto, developed VO5 hair conditioning treatment to keep Hollywood starlets’ hair looking healthy and beautiful under the bright Hollywood lights, as depicted here in this vintage TV commercial. Since then, the brand has created a number of other innovative products using its five essential vitamins including their original Hot Oil treatment to the new Shine, … [Read more...]

Five facts about America’s four legged heroes & #Max movie review #FandangoFamily

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Max, is a film about a dog that helped US Marines in Afghanistan, returned to the U.S. and was adopted by his handler's family after suffering a traumatic experience. Max is a reminder that it's not just two-legged members of the military who suffer the devastating effects of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) — military dogs are susceptible as well. The cast is lead by Josh Wiggins, … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Had my first pomegranate foot wrap during a pedicure. Amazing! 02. Enjoyed an evening with our daughter and granddaughters. 03. Somehow slept through a loud, late night storm, that kept everyone else awake. 04. One daughter turned 16, and the other turned 28. Wow, time flies. 05. Caught up on Wayward Pines, and am really enjoying the … [Read more...]

Detroit Pistons “The Courtside Show” coming to XFINITY Subscribers #Detroit #XFINITYreviewer #spon

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Attention sports fans! Experience the Most Live Sports like never before with XFINITY. Palace Sports and Entertainment and the Detroit Pistons announced today a partnership with Comcast to distribute and host selected multimedia non-game content on Comcast’s local origination channel, CN900, and on their Get Local Video on Demand platform. Beginning Saturday, June 27, over 1 million … [Read more...]

Celebrate Summer at Hotel Breakers Resort at Cedar Point #BloggingatCP

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If your family is like ours, the summer months are made for getting outside and enjoying the sunshine. Spending time at the beach, and for taking the kids to fun places like amusement parks. For us that means planning trips to Cedar Point, located in Sandusky, Ohio. Just a two hour car ride for us. We love it! In-fact I've been going to Cedar Point (the roller coaster capital of the world) since I … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Came home from a fun three day camping trip with friends. 02. Booked another camping trip. 03. Felt lost after leaving my planner at work. Time to ditch it, and start really using my phone. 04. Finally watched Every Secret Thing, and loved it. Support women in film, and watch it on demand. We need more credit's like these. 05. Spent a … [Read more...]