Behind the Scenes: Why the Lorax matters today for kids


“UNLESS someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It’s not.” — The Lorax Doesn’t that line just sum up so much about life? Love this quote from Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax. saw a sneak peek early screening of the Lorax a few weeks ago – you can […]

Behind the Scenes: Betty White fools us on great Lorax performance


Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax hit theaters on on March 2nd and my favorite celebrity Grandma Betty White‘s role seemed like it was written just for her. I had a chance to get up close and personal with Betty and she was fabulous. When walking into her interview with us, a woman complimented her on a great performance, and Betty […]

Movie review: The Lorax entertains while telling a powerful message


If you’ve been wondering which Dr. Seuss book would be hitting theaters next, the big news is out! On March 2, Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax will be transformed and brought to life on the big screen for all of us to enjoy. The Lorax will fast become a must see family film that parents and kids will […]

The Lorax, Beverly Hills, and a stroll down Rodeo Drive

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Here’s a few quick details from our behind the scenes trip to LA with Universal Pictures to preview the upcoming movie, The Lorax, based on Dr. Seuss’s book by the same name which hits theaters March 2nd, 2012.  Just writing this post makes me long for warm weather and the adventures of California again, so I thought […]

Big Miracle: A Fabulous Family Movie

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Go see this movie. Really, Big Miracle proved to be a big surprise under the surface – far beyond that of just a rescue story about 3 whales trapped under the Artic Ice in Alaska. This flick captured me in the first few minutes and never lost my attention as it was wrapped in layers […]

Bedtime for Frances DVD Book Combo

For the first time ever, little Frances is now available in DVD format in a package that is coupled with the classic book "Bedtime for Frances". My husband and I couldn’t be more excited as we love reading the Frances books to our 3 yr old and now we can watch Frances come to life […]

Barbie Thumbelina DVD and Dolls

Finally in stores! We’ve been waiting for Barbie Thumbelina to hit ever since Kenzie (and Mommy!) fell in love with Barbie & the Diamond Castle last fall. I’m sure this tale of the tiny Thumbelina style fairies will be adorable and we’re excited to see how the film will highlight nature and caring for the […]

True Blood: Complete First Season

My latest obsession for the past 4 weeks has been The Sookie Stackhouse novels by Charlaine Harris – the books upon which the True Blood HBO series are based. These books more than filled the void in my life left after finsihing the Twilight Series. I’d venture to say that after finishing the first 9 […]

Barbie and the Three Musketeers

Calling all Barbie fans! Yesterday, marked the release of Barbie and the Three Musketeers. Prior to the release, we were sent a screener of this new movie. In one week, we have watched it no less than probably 10 times. I’m not kidding. My kids are enthralled with the latest Barbie release and Parents will […]

Glee Season 1 DVD

I confess I’ve started a new love affair. With a TV show. Given I’m on the low budget cable package, my life had been feeling slightly void of small guilty pleasures with the winter lapse in new episodes of my favorite hit TV shows. Enter Glee. After hearing all the buzz about Glee last Fall, […]