7 Things on Sunday


Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Bought new tires for my car. Started packing away our summer clothes. Gave our dog a bath. Made a Slow-cooker Chocolate Lava Cake (Blog post coming soon) Had to ground our teenage daughter. Parenting is so hard. Saw the movie Sicario and loved it. Cleaned out and reorganized our catch-all/cat room. It was way overdue. How was your week? … [Read more...]

Jurassic World Now Available of Digital HD #Giveaway #TeamJurassic #JurassicWorld

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Did you hear? The #1 movie of the year proves that once again, dinosaurs rule the earth. Jurassic World is stomping onto Blu-ray and DVD 10/20, and is available NOW on Digital HD (10/1)! The Jurassic World theme park lets guests experience the thrill of witnessing actual dinosaurs, but something ferocious lurks behind the park’s attractions – a genetically modified dinosaur with savage … [Read more...]

Finding Noah, in select theaters 10/8/15 @flybypromotions #FINDINGNOAH #FLYBY

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For over 2,000 years, man has been searching for the final resting place of Noah's Ark. Though there have been many attempts, few have been able to fully explore the one place specifically noted in the Bible: Mount Ararat. Located in Eastern Turkey, Agri Dagh or "The Painful Mountain" is the tallest mountain in the region and lies in the very center of a centuries old, geo-politically unstable … [Read more...]

Enter to win SPY Starring Melissa McCarthy, on Blu-ray & DVD 9/29/15 #SpyInsiders

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We recently celebrated the digital release of Spy, starring Melissa McCarthy with a fun Summer Spies Night in Viewing Party. The movie was a big hit with my girls and their friends. At no surprise to me, I think the movie is hilarious. McCarthy is a favorite of mine, and Spy is definitely one of her best performances to date. Though she certainly doesn't carry the movie alone - Spy also has an … [Read more...]

First official movie images & trailer for Disney’s The Jungle Book #junglebook

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Directed by Jon Favreau (“Iron Man”), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, “The Jungle Book” is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the jungle when fearsome tiger Shere Khan (voice of Idris Elba), who bears the … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, Back in Time #BTTF

Back to the Future movies

The documentary film Back in Time is, at its heart, a look at the very real impact the Back to the Future movies have had on our culture. What was once a little idea that spawned a tightly-focused documentary has grown into something truly amazing over two years of filming. Back in Time is a cinematic monument to the vastness of the trilogy’s fandom. In addition to the footage and interviews … [Read more...]

Our Summer Spies Night In viewing party & movie review #SpiesNightIn #SpyInsiders

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Queen of Comedy Melissa McCarthy “in her funniest movie yet” (Leonard Maltin, LeonardMaltin.com) embarks on the mission of a lifetime as secret agent Susan Cooper in SPY. Despite having solid field training, CIA analyst Susan Cooper (Melissa McCarthy) has spent her entire career as a desk jockey, working hand-in-hand with dashing agent Bradley Fine (Jude Law). Using high-tech equipment and … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Enjoyed hosting a family barbecue on Labor Day. 02. Rented a movie on VOD that was so bad, I couldn't finish it. 03. Spent a fun mother/daughter day with our sixteen year old, pedicures, lunch and shopping. 04. Caught up on Public Morals. LOVE, love the series! 05. Made fun dinner plans with friends. 06. Drove to another state with … [Read more...]

Free #TheGoodDinosaur Coloring Sheets


  "The Good Dinosaur" asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct? Pixar Animation Studios takes you on an epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo (voice of Raymond Ochoa) makes an unlikely human friend. While traveling through a harsh and mysterious … [Read more...]

Get a free glass with signature cocktails @ select AMC theaters


It’s the season for cider at AMC®. Try one of their new Angry Orchard® Hard Cider cocktails and take home a FREE signature glass. At select AMC theaters. Learn more about Angry Orchard cocktails here. … [Read more...]

Channel your inner Joe Cool & enter the #SnoopySpottingSweepstakes! #FandangoFamily #sweeps

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Attention Snoopy fans! Do you love to take photos? Love to win cool prizes? Check out this fun new sweeps from Fandango Family. Channel your inner Joe Cool and enter Fandango's #SnoopySpottingSweepstakes. Snap a picture when you spot Snoopy on billboards, in-theater, shirts, shoes, or ANYWHERE and share it on social media like Twitter or Instagram for a chance to win. Just be sure to use … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

bridesmaids movie

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Enjoyed a three day comping trip with friends. 02. Made plans to host a barbecue on Labor Day. 03. Missed my husband while he worked a lot of overtime. 04. Pulled a muscle in my back. 05. Watched the movie Bridesmaids and laughed at it for the millionth time. 06. Pulled out a few fall decorations. 07. Spent way too much money at … [Read more...]

Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Prize Package giveaway #ScorchTrials #spon


I recently shared the first official movie poster and trailer for 20th Century Fox’s Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials, the next chapter of the epic “Maze Runner” saga. Today, I'm excited to share the movie's character posters, along with a Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials Prize package giveaway that includes a $25 Visa Gift Card to see the film in theaters. Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials hits … [Read more...]

The Force Awakens Around the World: Star Wars Fans Invited to Join Epic Global Event on YouTube #ForceFriday #StarWars

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens products are set to be unveiled in the world’s first-ever global live toy unboxing event. Unfolding over 18 hours in 15 cities and 12 countries, the event will see highlights from the range of epic merchandise revealed in a rolling New Year’s Eve style celebration featuring top digital stars from the Maker Studios network. “Star Wars toys have always played an … [Read more...]

Experience the thrill of #JurassicWorld, on Digital, Blu-ray, DVD & On Demand #TeamJurassic

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I’m so excited to be on #TeamJurassic Home Entertainment! Being on the team means I will be able to share several posts on Jurassic World stomping onto Digital HD October 1st, and on Blu-ray & DVD October 20th! They will include exclusive info, and fun reader giveaways. It's going to be so much fun! The #1 movie of the year proves that once again, dinosaurs rule the earth! Experience … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Animation Studios Shorts Film Collection Review & Giveaway

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From Walt Disney Animation Studios comes the Shorts Film Collection, an extraordinary new collection of award-winning and beloved short films featuring Disney's Frozen Fever, starring Anna, Elsa, Olaf, Sven and Kristoff, and the Oscar®-nominated Lorenzo. You can enjoy this must-own collection with all-new extras including an inside look at the Disney Animation shorts, featuring introductions and … [Read more...]

7 things on Sunday


Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 01. Ordered new dishes. We've been using ours for over 20 years, it was time. 02. Enjoyed a late night of dinner, music, and playing cards alone with my husband. 03. Bought our granddaughter two bags of nice clothes for a steal, on a local Facebook group. 04. Made plans to extend our next camping trip by one more day. 05. Started shopping … [Read more...]

Three Must See Family Movies & a $200 Fandango Gift Card Giveaway #FandangoFamily


The end of summer vacation might be in sight, but there is still plenty of time to visit the theater to see three of this year's must see family movies. 1. Pixar's 'Inside Out' Everyone knows growing up isn't easy. For Riley, the girl at the center of Pixar's new "Inside Out," growing up is made a little bit harder when her family relocates to San Francisco, throwing her emotions — joy, anger, … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, Spotlight #SpotlightMovie


The true story of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Boston Globe investigation that would rock the city and cause a crisis in one of the world’s oldest and most trusted institutions. When the newspaper’s tenacious “Spotlight” team of reporters delve into allegations of abuse in the Catholic Church, their year-long investigation uncovers a decades-long cover-up at the highest levels of Boston's religious, … [Read more...]

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...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, The Finest Hours #TheFinestHours


A heroic action-thriller, “The Finest Hours” is the remarkable true story of the greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history. Presented in Digital 3D™ and IMAX® 3D, the film will transport audiences to the heart of the action, creating a fully-immersive cinematic experience on an epic scale. On February 18, 1952, a massive nor’easter struck New England, pummeling towns along the Eastern … [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

The Longest Ride

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...]