Cat In The Hat

Madison has decided that Dr. Seuss' The Cat In The Hat is her new favorite movie. Why? I do not know. Last time she watched this (which was several months ago), she really could have cared less. We watched this last night and twice today. She talks to the screen. It is pretty cute. Of all the crap she could be watching, I can't complain too much. This show … [Read more...]


Bill just got done reading Eragon (The Inheritance Cycle). He actually went and saw the movie first. He then decided that he wanted to read the book. He said it was a good read and it followed the movie pretty well. It did remind him of the Lord of the Rings trilogy. However, it had its own characters and mythology to surround the story. I now have to … [Read more...]

The Departed

The are few movies that I would actually pay to see in the theater. However, The Departed is one of those. Even though Bill and I never found time to go see it in the theater, we did rent it as soon as it came out. I am impressed. I am a person who can guess the ending of a movie within the first ten minutes. I had this one pegged wrong. Heck, I am still … [Read more...]


I just read Cell: A Novel by Stephen King. Let me start off by saying that I love Stephen King. He is one of my favorite authors of all time. That being said, Cell is not his best book. I had a hard time getting through the first couple of chapters. However, I am glad I stuck to it. Overall, it is a good book. It does not have the gore that some of his … [Read more...]

Fueling a Healthy Life & A Giveaway Too!

Whether it’s dinnertime, homework time or family game night, time spent around at the table with family helps establish life-long healthy habits, in terms of both nutrition and lifestyle. I know in my house we have some great conversations about our plans for the day at breakfast. We then talk again at dinner time. We […]

Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron Party Time

In celebration of Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron out on 3D Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray, DVD, Digital SD and On-Demand on October 2nd,  we had a movie night at our house.  You know how much we love Marvel, so we had a great time!  Here are a few supplies to get for your own Marvel’s Avengers: Age of […]