The Illusionists: Fun & Exciting Show

This post is in partnership with ASU Gammage. Magic is taking over ASU Gammage this week….is it really appropriate for the whole family? I took my family to see The Illusionists last night, opening night, but I was a little worried that it would be too intense for them.  My kids are 7 and 12 […]

The Illusionists Tickets on Sale Now

This post is in partnership with ASU Gammage. THE ILLUSIONISTS™ – LIVE FROM BROADWAY™ has shattered box office records across the globe and dazzles audiences of all ages with a powerful mix of the most outrageous and astonishing acts ever to be seen on stage.  This non-stop show is packed with thrilling and sophisticated magic […]

Star Wars: Rogue One Movie Review

Have you ever wondered how Princess Leia got the plans for the Death Star?  It was always a topic of discussion in our Star Wars loving house. “From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a […]

Mamma Mia: Fun Mother Daughter Date

This post is in partnership with ASU Gammage. Mamma Mia! is in town this week and it’s the perfect mother-daughter date.  If you have a teen or older daughter…grab her and go! I wouldn’t say this musical is the best show ever, but it was fun and everyone enjoyed it.  The music was, of course, from ABBA […]

Mamma Mia! Tickets on Sale Now

This post is in partnership with ASU Gammage. Mamma Mia! is coming to ASU Gammage December 6-11, 2016 and tickets are on sale now! So grab your best girlfriends and try not to sing along too much during their farewell tour. “MAMMA MIA! is the ultimate feel-good show that has audiences coming back again and again […]

Doctor Strange Movie Review

Doctor Strange is a great addition to the Marvel series.  He’s arrogant, funny, and tries to save the universe from evil. “‘Doctor Strange’ deals with parallel dimensions, alternate dimensions and the multiverse, which unlocks an entirely new area of storytelling for us. It’s the richness of that Marvel Universe that allows us, on what will […]

Cirque du Soleil Coming to Valley

Show Details Toruk, Cirque du Soleil’s latest arena touring production, will perform in Phoenix at the Talking Stick Resort Arena from November 16-20, 2016. Tickets Tickets for the general public are available now at or by calling 1-800-745-3000. Ticket prices range from $35-$115 (subject to change). For complete show and ticket information, please visit

Sound of Music: Perfect for the Whole Family

The Sound of Music is a must see for the whole family…but you’ll never guess who stole the show. I had the privilege of seeing The Sound of Music tonight, opening night at Gammage.  It was everything I hoped it would be and more.  All of the songs you want to hear, plus some new […]

New Life The Movie: Review

New Life is about love, hope, heartbreak, faith and going through life being married to your very best friend. I watched New Life a couple weeks and it shook me up.  I related to this movie and the characters so I ended up sobbing uncontrollably…luckily I was in the comfort of my home.  I highly recommend […]

Queen of Katwe Movie Review

If you are going to the movies this week, you must see Queen of Katwe. It’s inspiring to watch 10-year-old Phiona overcome so many obstacles and extreme poverty to become such an amazing chess player in Uganda. “Living in the slum of Katwe in Kampala, Uganda, is a constant struggle for 10-year-old Phiona (Madina Nalwanga) and […]