Free The Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave Valentine’s Day Cards

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Don't miss these adorable free The Land Before Time: Journey of the Brave Valentines you can print, and share with your little dinosaur fans. The Land Before Time movies have been a favorite in our house since our girls were little. Seeing them now brings back all kinds of fun family movie night memories. These days, I'm happy to relive the stories, and new adventures with our … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Turned sideways and the tote becomes one of her favorite toys. #granddaughter #toddler #family #fun A photo posted by Jenn (@jenn6790) on Feb 6, 2016 at 8:00am PST Missed my husband while he spent two days in another state. Finally watched the movie Bridge of Spies, and really enjoyed it. Enjoyed dinner with my daughter at a local Polish … [Read more...]

Three new Disney’s Zootopia movie clips & free coloring sheets #Zootopia

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From the largest elephant to the smallest shrew, the city of Zootopia is a mammal metropolis where various animals live and thrive. When Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin) becomes the first rabbit to join the police force, she quickly learns how tough it is to enforce the law. Determined to prove herself, Judy jumps at the opportunity to solve a mysterious case. Unfortunately, that means working with … [Read more...]

Are Home Products making the Air Toxic in your home? #sp

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Having two beautiful cats, and one princess of a basset hound as part of our family I tend to use a lot of cleaning products and air fresheners to be sure our house always looks, feels and smells clean. Until recently I had no idea what "clean" really meant, and I was definitely uneducated about the toxins I have been putting into the air of our home. Read the informative infographic below, … [Read more...]

Nine Lives in theaters this Summer, Enter to win a $25 Gift Card to see it! #NineLives

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I am so excited to share images, a teaser trailer, and a reader giveaway in promotion of the upcoming film, NINE LIVES! Starring Kevin Spacey, Jennifer Garner, Malina Weissman, Cheryl Hines, Christopher Walken and Robbie Amell, NINE LIVES is the story of a stuffy businessman, Tom Brand (Kevin Spacey), who finds himself trapped inside the body of his family's cat. If any hope exists of returning to … [Read more...]

Getting our House Ready for the Big Game #GameDayTraditions @SheSpeaksUp, @ProcterGamble @Walmart #sp

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Football is not just a sport around here, it's a season. It's all about the touchdowns, the scores, and yelling back at the television screen. When it comes to the Big Game, things start to get a little more serious, but also a lot more fun. This year, it is our turn to host friends and family to watch the Big Game. When it comes hosting at our house, I put a lot of thought into preparing. The … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, The Divergent Series: Allegiant

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The third installment of the blockbuster Divergent series franchise, ALLEGIANT takes Tris [Shailene Woodley] and Four [Theo James] into a new world, far more dangerous than ever before. After the earth-shattering revelations of INSURGENT, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. … [Read more...]

Kung Fu Panda 3, Movie Clip & Prize Pack Giveaway #KungFuPanda #ad

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Looks who's back! Whoo-hoo! We could not be more excited to see Po, and his Furious Five friends back on the big screen. One of the most successful animated franchises in the world returns with its biggest comedy adventure yet, KUNG FU PANDA 3. When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. … [Read more...]

2016 Toyota Camry XLE Review #DriveToyota

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I recently spent a week driving the 2016 Camry XLE to review. The Toyota Camry has been the bestselling car in America for 12 years. In my opinion, it is very well deserved. I was impressed while reviewing the 2015 Toyota Camry XLE, and found the 2016 to be comparable. With very little changes. The 2016 Camry is offered in five trim packages: LE, SE, XSE, XLE and SE (with special … [Read more...]

Pacifica is a fine addition to Chrysler’s minivan heritage #NAIAS

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Nick Cannon, pop culture hipster and host of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” visited the Motor City to help Chrysler debut its brand new minivan, the Pacifica, on the opening day of the North American International Auto Show and FIVE DOLLAR SHAKE was invited for an up close look at the first introduction of this vehicle to the public. Cannon spent the day interacting with auto show attendees through … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Booked a family vacation to Florida. Our first in years. I'm excited. Excited to be working on a blog campaign with a band that's on tour. (details coming soon) Enjoyed watching the Golden Globes. Binged the last season of Nurse Jackie. Not sure how I feel about that ending. Tried Almond milk for the first time. Our teenage daughter loves it, … [Read more...]

Our Kung Fu Panda & Kung Fu Panda 2 viewing party #PandaParty #PandaInsiders Enter to win!

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To celebrate the upcoming release of DreamWorks Animation's Kung Fu Panda 3, we got the kids together to relive the awesomeness of our favorite martial-arts loving panda, and enjoyed a fun Kung Fu Panda Panda home viewing party. We had so much fun. Dinner, Kung Fu Panda coloring sheets, fortune cookies, drinks with bamboo straws, and we even decorated cupcakes. The whole family LOVED reliving … [Read more...]

Getting the most from your XFINITY X1 Platform #ComcastCares #XFINITYreviewer

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I don't typically make new year resolutions, but this year I'm making a real effort to live healthier, to spend more time with my family, and to enjoy the most of everyday life. Two weeks in and I have been reading product labels while I shop, and taking the time to cook more and order in less. A big part of enjoying everyday life for me is entertainment. Keeping up with a busy work schedule, and … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, Disney’s Alice Through The Looking Glass #DisneyAlice

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In Disney’s “Alice Through the Looking Glass,” an all-new spectacular adventure featuring the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll’s beloved stories, Alice returns to the whimsical world of Underland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter. Directed by James Bobin, who brings his own unique vision to the spectacular world Tim Burton created on screen in 2010 with “Alice in … [Read more...]

Zest Fruitboost 2X Concentrated Shower Gel review & giveaway #zestfruitboost #zest

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Looking to detox after the holidays? How does starting the new year with rejuvenating ingredients like Vitamin C sound? The new Zest Fruitboost 2X concentrated shower gel is sure to revitalize and awaken your senses in the shower. We each woke to a tube of Zest Fruitboost in our stockings on Christmas morning. Peach Mango for me, Very Berry for our teenage daughter, and Citrus Splash for my … [Read more...]

Kung Fu Panda 3 Official trailer & fun printable party activities #KungFuPanda

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The legend continues when Kung Fu Panda 3 lands in theaters on January 29th. In 2016, one of the most successful animated franchises in the world returns with its biggest comedy adventure yet, KUNG FU PANDA 3. When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural … [Read more...]

An evening with Angels & flash giveaway #AngelsSing on DVD

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I recently put together a nice evening among friends. We enjoyed dinner, drinks and spent time talking about the holiday season and what it means to each of us. We also enjoyed watching the holiday movie Angels Sings. It was a perfect way to end 2015. Of course topping my list of meaning is my family. With them, I am so very blessed, and they are by far the best gift of all. Spending time … [Read more...]

My favorite blog posts of 2015

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Looking through my 2015 archives brings back a lot of great memories. There are so many things that I enjoyed sharing with my readers. Below is a list of fifteen of my favorite blog posts of 2015. Exclusive Paul Bettany & James Spader interview #AvengersEvent Being a longtime James Spader fan, he was everything I had hope for. Friendly, talkative, and really cool. First official movie … [Read more...]

Breakfast is served, without the mess or breaking our budget thanks to @Restaurant_Com #ReviewCrew #sp

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The week between Christmas and New Year's Day is usually a busy one around here. The kids are home from school, and my office is typically closed for the week. So, between hosting holiday events with friends and family, we tend to over schedule our days off with as much fun as possible. That leaves very little time for cooking, and cleaning. Well, at-least that is what I strive for each year. Who … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Enjoyed a very nice Christmas Day with my family. Attended a webinar that is going to lead to a lot of great content in 2016. Spent a sweet evening with our granddaughter. All snuggles and happiness. Excited to still be a part of the Fandango Family Blogger network & a Fox Home Insider moving into 2016. Hosted a fun girls movie night with … [Read more...]

Maze Runner The Scorch Trials Blu-ray review & giveaway #sp #ScorchInsiders

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Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials is available now on Digital HD, and Blu-ray™ and DVD! If you enjoyed The Maze Runner (2014), wait til you see what happens next in The Scorch Trials! The Maze was just the beginning. After the harrowing adventure of escaping the maze, the Gladers find themselves right in the center of an epic mystery in MAZE RUNNER: THE SCORCH TRIALS. There’s more action, more … [Read more...]

Happy Holidays from The Secret Life of Pets #TheSecretLifeofPets

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Having a princess of a basset hound, and two shenanigan loving cats as part of our family, we often wonder what life is like for them while we're at work, and school. We have all kinds of theories as to the trouble they likely find, only to look so innocent when we return home. I think that is why we're excited to see The Secret Life of Pets when it hit's the big screen, July 8th, 2016. For … [Read more...]

Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Road Chip Featurette & Prize Pack Giveaway #ad #AlvinMovie

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I recently shared the movie poster and trailer to 20th Century Fox’s Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip. Today I am excited to share a fun new movie featurette and prize pack giveaway. Alvin and The Chipmunks: The Road Chip will be in theaters December 18th; Through a series of misunderstandings, Alvin, Simon and Theodore come to believe that Dave is going to propose to his new girlfriend … [Read more...]