Are you sitting in stunned silence as I am? I cannot believe the news. Prince. Gone. Because of the flu. A freshman in high school when 1999 was released in October 1982, I fell in love with Prince on the spot for his music and my favorite songs from the album were Little Red Corvette, 1999, and Delirious. This is the man that I fell in love with from Purple Rain. As a … [Read more...] about Prince: The End of an Iconic Musical Genius’ Reign
Keeping the kids entertained is a difficult job at times - especially during school breaks or over the summer. You will find all manner of entertainment ideas here - from our favorite CDs to the latest DVDs and movies that are coming to the theater. If it keeps someone in your family entertained - you will find it here!
To celebrate the holiday season, Epic Pictures is offering their feature animated film HOLY NIGHT! for free on YouTube. Talk about a true Christmas treat! I had the opportunity to watch this last night and it is absolutely adorable! The entire family will enjoy this ... and it is really nice when you get a free gift during the holiday season like this! A family-friendly adventure film … [Read more...] about Holy Night from Epic Pictures – FREE on YouTube
I am beyond thrilled to be able to offer my readers a chance to win this newly released CD from Chris Tomlin to kick off their holiday season this year! Adore - Christmas Songs of Worship will not only remind you of the reason for the season, but no matter how Scroogeish you might be feeling, the Christmas spirit will take hold of you and have you dancing around the house stringing up lights in no … [Read more...] about Kick off Your Holiday Season with Adore from Chris Tomlin!
I love watching the Academy Awards each year, call it a guilty pleasure of mine, kind of like cheesecake. It is a rare year when I have actually seen all of the movies nominated for Best Picture, but I like to see if I can guess which ones the Academy is going to pick based on what I've read about the movies. Punchbowl had some great background on the Academy Awards ceremony today. Did you know … [Read more...] about Academy Awards 2015 – It’s Oscar Time
Life in a House of Testosterone and friends are pleased to bring you another giveaway from our Christmas Giveaways selection! One lucky winner will receive Volume 10: Jesus Is the Good News! from the Buck Denver Asks What's In the Bible New Testament DVD Series. Giveaway hosted by: Life in a House of Testosterone Co-Hosted by: Heartbeats ~ Soul Stains | Libby’s Library | Deliciously … [Read more...] about What’s In The Bible Series: Volume 10 – Jesus is the Good News DVD Giveaway
I am excited to have been invited to pre-screen Kirk Cameron's Saving Christmas in exchange for my honest review. My love of this season, my sheer JOY for Christmas, has slowly been eroded over the years due to mainstream media and its apparent disregard for traditions and values. So to say that I was mildly curious about how Kirk would be "Saving Christmas" intrigued me. I … [Read more...] about Kirk Cameron’s Saving Christmas in Theaters November 14
If the responsibility of preparing before and during Christmas always seems to land on your shoulders, you will probably start to have a feeling of dread about now. Although your efforts are much appreciated by your family and friends, it's about time you enjoyed the holiday as much as them. This year, take note of these do’s and don’ts and have yourself a very merry, easy-going … [Read more...] about DO’s and DONT’s: Preparing For An Easy-Going Christmas
Do you know why we call it Christmas? The boys and I thought we knew why it was called Christmas. Thought being the operative word there. We really had no idea! I received a copy of this wonderfully informative and entertaining DVD to facilitate this review, but as always, all opinions are 100% our own. Jonathan, Tre, and I sat down to have a watch this weekend. It was cold and raining … [Read more...] about Buck Denver Asks … Why Do We Call It Christmas? Review & Giveaway
This originally started out as a deals and savings post I was going to share with you in the event (like me) you were going to be out and about doing last minute school shopping over the Labor Day weekend. As you can see - that never happened. I want to talk to you about some mom time. Getting Burned Out These past two weeks have been a literal whirlwind for me, and I have a feeling that it is … [Read more...] about GSN Casino for Some Mom Time
This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Funkyflick Company for IZEA. All opinions are 100% mine. In our family, everyone has their favorite movies. Hubby is into Godzilla, space monsters, and all sorts of sci-fi and action films. Jonathan is into the hilarious spoofs like Scary Movie, horror movies like Scream, and paranormal movies like Paranormal Activity. Tre is on that kid/tween … [Read more...] about FunkyFlick – Helping You Find Movies for the Entire Family
Being an adult is hard work. Adults deserve to have a bit of fun and some downtime for themselves now and again. Whether you work from home or a job outside the home, it isn't always easy to just escape the madness for a half hour or more and do something fun that you enjoy doing. I love casino nights. My daughter works for a casino company here in Richmond that hosts casino nights at various … [Read more...] about Casino Games Fun from CasinoBonus2.com
Movie Review: Moms' Night Out For 364 days out of the year, I take care of my family. I cook meals, I chauffeur to and from school, the skate parks, the store. I run to the store at strange hours because my family waits until the last-minute to tell me they need something. I fix the cuts and scrapes, kiss the hurt away, and stand as a fierce protective tiger over my children when they have been … [Read more...] about Movie Review: Moms’ Night Out