Monthly Archives: June 2015

Must-See Video Game Movies on Netflix

This Summer brings a movie we knew nothing about until seeing the previews before one of this Spring’s Marvel movies. Pixels, starring Adam Sandler and Kevin James, hits the theaters on July 25. The plot is accurately summarized by th ...
A Movie With an Empowering Message

A Movie With an Empowering Message

Last Friday was a monumental day for human rights with the Supreme Court ruling that same-sex marriages are to be allowed in all 50 states. Have you ever stopped to think about how our nation has matured with respect to equal rights for all ...
Thrift Treasure: Spinergy

Thrift Treasure: Spinergy

It’s no secret that I love well-designed games. Especially ones that have a modern twist to their look. I’m still in love with Trench, which we showed you this past April. But this week I bring you a thrift store treasure we hap ...
Healthy, Organic Frozen Foods. Delivered.

Healthy, Organic Frozen Foods. Delivered.

What are your thoughts on soft-serve ice cream? I like it. Except, of course, when it’s supposed to be normal ice cream. A few weeks back, one of the girls decided to have some of her leftover shake from the local ice cream parlor. Us ...
Recycle Before You Recycle

Recycle Before You Recycle

You’d have to have been living under a rock to not have heard of S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) or S.T.E.A.M. (A = Art) over the past decade or so. It has become an important part of education policy and curriculum c ...
Disney Infinity 3.0 is Filled With Emotions!

Disney Infinity 3.0 is Filled With Emotions!

As you know, we kind of have a game addiction around here. Our interest in tabletop entertainment has really taken on a life its own as the girls have gotten old enough to okay more in-depth games and we’ve found an incredible group o ...
Behind the Scenes with Kyle MacLachlan

Behind the Scenes with Kyle MacLachlan

Have you ever watched Marvel: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.? How about Portlandia? What about Sex in the City? Maybe even Desperate Housewives? Or if you’re a little past “Millennial”, possibly even Twin Peaks? If so, then you ...
Wearing Mom’s Shoes is a Rite of Passage

Wearing Mom’s Shoes is a Rite of Passage

It’s a rite of passage for every young girl to finally be able to wear her mom’s shoes. I remember it well. I was in 6th grade and my mom had the coolest pair of clogs. I attended a private school with a uniform, so I always loo ...
Tips for a Fun Teen Beach 2 Viewing Party

Tips for a Fun Teen Beach 2 Viewing Party

Summer is finally here! The kids are our of school and finally getting some sunshine and fitness. Right? Wrong. Only in my dreams, at least. Mother Nature has been hitting us with monsoon-like weather leaving our ground soaking wet. We̵ ...
Double the Scoring, Double the Fun

Double the Scoring, Double the Fun

You probably remember us mentioning back in April about a unique Kickstarter campaign by Calliope Games. By participating, not only would you receive THIRTEEN games over the course of three years, you would also play a role in the decision- ...