Tag Archives: Stream Team

Did a Character Sing You Happy Birthday?

Did a Character Sing You Happy Birthday?

A friend of ours recently sent us an invitation to join them in celebrating their son’s 1-year birthday. While we had prior commitments and were unable to attend, I was pleased to see their invitation asked for a letter addressed to h ...
Improving the Netflix Flow Chart

Improving the Netflix Flow Chart

As you know, we’re members of the Netflix Stream Team. Each month they send us details on upcoming series and give us sneak previews of new shows like GLOW or early access to the latest season of Orange is the New Black. They also sha ...
Parents Deserve Me Time

Parents Deserve Me Time

From the very beginning, we encourage our children to find us. We all do it. It’s a game. Let me spell it out for you for you in a way you’ve probably not considered. As parents, we doom ourselves from the day we start playing p ...
Netflix and the Mars Generation

Netflix and the Mars Generation

Do you ever have those days when the planets just align and two different parts of your life sync? It happens for me every once in a while and whenever it does, I sit back and smile. When you’re interested in so many different things ...
Ultimate List of Netflix Cheat Codes

Ultimate List of Netflix Cheat Codes

A few years ago, one prominent theme in my Facebook feed was the question about the pros and cons of cutting the cord. The reference was to keep a traditional landline or ditch it and rely on cellular coverage with or without supplemental V ...
Netflix Gives Us Role Models

Netflix Gives Us Role Models

I’ve rewritten the beginning of this post a couple of times trying to figure out the best way to start the conversation without annoying people or scaring them away. The subject is girl power, but not in a negative hate-mongering, man ...
Celebrating Awards Season with Netflix

Celebrating Awards Season with Netflix

Oscars, Emmys, Grammys, People’s Choice Awards, Screen Actor’s Guild Awards, Golden Globes. Every time I turn around, there’s another award show on TV.  I don’t always sit down and watch the stars walk the red carpet ...
Family Viewing Has Come Full Circle

Family Viewing Has Come Full Circle

I’m not one to brag, but I had a pretty good childhood. We didn’t have a lot of money so it had nothing to do with toys, games, the newest clothes or other tangible things. It wasn’t about the presents… it was about presence. Despite work a ...