Comcast X1 DVR With Cloud Technology, Available Now In Michigan

Comcast just announced that its X1 customers across Michigan can now download programs they have recorded on their digital video recorder (DVR) to watch on IP-enabled devices, such as laptops, tablets and smartphones, or stream them using an Internet connection, anytime and anywhere. The new service, called X1 DVR with Cloud Technology, provides customers access to virtually their entire TV … [Read more...]

Jim Henson’s Word Party, Streaming Now On Netflix

Word Party is the new vocabulary building show from The Jim Henson Company that follows four adorable baby animals as they sing, dance and play. The show invites our youngest viewers to help teach the baby animals new words, practice these new words themselves, and celebrate these achievements with a "Word Party!" Word Party is produced using the groundbreaking Henson Digital Puppetry Studio, a … [Read more...]

New Shows Coming to NBC This Fall #NBC

NBC is bringing New Dramas, High-concept Comedies, and Unpredictable Unscripted Series to their 2016 Fall line-up. Monday: Thrilling Time Travel Adventure Series “Timeless” Earns Coveted 10 P.M. Timeslot Following #1 Reality Show “The Voice” With New Coaches Miley Cyrus and Alicia Keys in Ratings-Dominant Night. Tuesday: Anticipated New Drama “This Is Us” Joins a Strong Tuesday Lineup … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Re-watched Disney's Alice in Wonderland, in preparation for next weeks Through The Looking Glass red carpet event in L.A. Bought a new dress for the trip. Started letting our teenage daughter drive our car without us. Slept in until 9:00 AM. It was such a gift! I'm not happy to experiencing cold weather again. I'm so ready for … [Read more...]

How to Enjoy Entertainment When You’re on a Tight Budget

Many people think that if they don’t have a lot of money to spend, they can’t enjoy as much entertainment as those who have more money in their budget. But, this isn’t true – even if you’re on a tighter budget than ever before, there are still many free and extremely cheap options for entertainment that you can choose. There’s no need to be bored on a budget – whether you’re saving up, in between … [Read more...]

Join Anson Mount at the final Hell on Wheels premiere & after party! #FightDMD

My favorite T.V. cowboy, and star of one of my all-time favorite series, Anson Mount has teamed up with Omaze to offer the chance for one lucky fan and a friend to fly out west to join him at the Hell on Wheels final season premiere and after-party. The winner will ride together with Anson in an old-fashioned stagecoach, walk the red carpet and check out the episode before anyone else. By … [Read more...]

The Americans: Season 3 on DVD review & 3 reasons you should be watching this series

In the nail-biting third season of The Americans, Philip and Elizabeth Jennings’ (Matthew Rhys and Keri Russell) personal and professional worlds collide like never before. Exposure of their real identities as Russian spies looms as their friendship with FBI agent Stan Beeman (Noah Emmerich) grows. Meanwhile, Stan’s past involvement with a double agent shakes up the bureau. And as the Jennings’ … [Read more...]

Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade Premiere & #Giveaway #InsidersEggscapade

Manny, Sid, and Diego put a prehistoric spin on the world's first Easter egg hunt in the all-new animated special "Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade" premiering Sunday, March 20th on FOX and available on Digital HD Monday, March 21st. We will be on the road this Easter, so I'm really excited to be adding Ice Age: The Great Egg-scapade to our digital collection. Our family has enjoy all of the … [Read more...]

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

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...]

7 Things on Sunday

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...]

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

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...]

Chicago crossover episodes event, an interview with Colin Donnell & Joe Minoso #OneChicago

NBC Chicago Fire, P.D. & Med fan rejoice! It's a three episode, two evening #OneChicago event! In promotion of this event I was recently invited to join in a Q & A phone call with actors Colin Donnell (Chicago Med) and Joe Minoso (Chicago Fire). Both actors we super friendly and very generous with their time and answers. Unfortunately, my line went dead about half way through the call, and … [Read more...]

A Look @ Shades of Blue, on NBC #ShadesofBlue #NBC

In anticipation of Shades of Blue’s premiere (Thursday, January 7 at 10/9c), on NBC, I have the official trailer, and a couple of sneak peek videos to share with my readers. Harlee Santos (Jennifer Lopez) is a charismatic single mother and resourceful detective at the heart of a tight-knit crew of Brooklyn detectives, led by enigmatic Lieutenant Matt Wozniak (Emmy Award winner Ray Liotta, … [Read more...]

First Look @ MARVEL’S CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR #CaptainAmericaCivilWar

Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr surprised the audience at Jimmy Kimmel Live with a brand new trailer and poster for MARVEL’S CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR! Marvel’s “Captain America: Civil War” finds Steve Rogers leading the newly formed team of Avengers in their continued efforts to safeguard humanity. But after another incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political … [Read more...]

A look @ Superstore, on NBC #Superstore #NBC

In anticipation of Superstore’s special one-hour preview (Monday, November 30 at 10/9c), I'm excited to share the official trailer, first look, and a hilarious Thanksgiving promo. America Ferrera ("Ugly Betty") and Ben Feldman ("Mad Men," "A to Z") star in a hilarious workplace comedy (from the producer of "The Office") about a unique family of employees at a supersized megastore. From the … [Read more...]

HUGE Blu-ray & DVD Charity Sale #EAA

“The world has come a long way toward the realization that HIV/AIDS is everybody’s problem. In Los Angeles, no one has worked harder or more effectively than the Entertainment AIDS Alliance to wage this war by providing grants for urgent social services… and by raising awareness in an industry that is uniquely well-positioned to bring this disease to the attention of the world.” – Steve Tisch … [Read more...]

Nat Geo WILD’s annual Big Cat Week #BigCatWeek

Get ready for Nat Geo WILD’s annual Big Cat Week programming event, which kicks off on Friday, November 27. “For five years, Big Cat Week has delighted family audiences around the world, inspiring them to help these magnificent creatures,” said Geoff Daniels, general manager and executive vice president, Nat Geo WILD. “This year we are giving our viewers a special treat: 10 days celebrating the … [Read more...]

MasterChef Junior Inspired Cooking Set fun & giveaway #Masterchefjunior

MasterChef Junior is a culinary competition series for talented kids between the ages of eight and 13 who love to cook, as part of a new multi-year deal with award-winning chef Gordon Ramsay. The junior chefs each compete by preparing their own versions of one of Gordon’s favorite dishes. MasterChef Junior Season 4 premieres Friday, November 6 at 8/7c on FOX and we can’t wait to see what the kids … [Read more...]

LAW & ORDER: SVU, Q&A with Andy Karl and Executive Producer, Warren Leight #NBC #SVU

I was recently invited by NBC to join a group phone interview with Guest Star, Andy Karl and Executive Producer, Warren Leight from NBC'S "LAW & ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT. Though my schedule would not let me participate, I’m very excited to share some of the highlights from the call with my readers. Pamela Perry with Miss Hollywood: Andy what is the challenge with you about this new … [Read more...]

America’s Got Talent Kicks Off Season 11 Auditions In Detroit

“America’s Got Talent” will kick off Season 11 auditions in Detroit on Saturday, Nov. 7 at the COBO Center. This is the first time the hit series is visiting Detroit and marks the beginning of a 12-city nationwide search for America’s next big undiscovered entertainer. ‘AGT’ will host Season 11 auditions in 12 cities including Detroit, MI; New York, NY; Phoenix, AZ; Salt Lake City, UT; Las … [Read more...]

Chicago Fire, Q&A with Executive Producer, Matt Olmstead, Kara Killmer & Steven R. McQueen #NBC #ChicagoFire

I was recently invited by NBC to join a group phone interview with Chicago Fire's Executive Producer, and cast members Matt Olmstead, Kara Killmer and Steven R. McQueen. Though my schedule would not let me participate, I’m very excited to share some of the highlights from the call with my readers. Stephanie Peach with Mingle Media TV: Thank you. Congratulations, Matt; I can't believe its four … [Read more...]

A look at NBC’s Truth Be Told #TruthBeTold @NBCTruthBeTold

If you can think it, they will most likely say it in this unabashed new comedy about two diverse couples - Mitch (Mark-Paul Gosselaar, "Saved by the Bell") and Tracy (Vanessa Lachey, "Dads"), and Russell (Tone Bell, "Bad Judge") and Angie (Bresha Webb, "Hung") - a fearless foursome who are both neighbors and best friends. As they navigate through life side by side, they can't help but analyze and … [Read more...]

My 2015 Fall Television Line Up on #XFINITY X1 #XFINITYreviewer

Fall premiere season is here! As much as I dislike saying goodbye to warm summer days, I love saying hello to the fall television line-up. With the return of some of my favorites, and a list of interesting new series, the 2015/2016 season is already shaping up to be an exciting one. Below is a list of twelve 2015 fall/winter series that are set to record on my DVR: Fargo (FX) The Blacklist … [Read more...]

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