Storm Boy Movie Review

Storm Boy is a tender and beautiful movie that the whole family will love. I have never read the book or watched the other movie, but my family enjoyed this movie.  The story is based on a classic Australian tale of a boy who grew up living on the beach with his father and raised […]

Captain Marvel Movie Review

Captain Marvel is the newest movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and is the origin story of Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the most powerful heroes. Keep reading for my spoiler free review! I’m not a fan of comic books, but I am hooked on the Marvel movies.  So I try to go […]

How to Train Your Dragon Party Ideas

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World opens this weekend and kids everywhere are excited for this installment of the movie.  The next logical step is for the kids to beg for a party so I’ve gathered some inspiration..I hope you like these How to Train Your Dragon Party Ideas. How to Train Your […]

What Men Want Movie Review

What Men Want opens today, but this is definitely not a family movie…it’s a date night or girls night out movie.  It’s rated R for good reason.  Keep reading to find out if this movie is right for you. The movie is about a successful female sports agent, but she works in a male dominated […]

The Lego Movie 2 Movie Review

It’s been several years since we first met Emmet, Lucy, and the gang, but they are back and this sequel might just be more awesome than the first one. The Lego Movie 2 picks up right where the first one left off, with the Duplos coming to the Lego world.  It’s is about friendship, helpfulness, […]

The Kid Who Would Be King Movie Review

This classic story turned modern in the new 20th Century Fox movie, The Kid Who Would Be King is fun for the whole family. And it totally reminds me of the movies I watched as a kid in 80’s. I have to admit, I wasn’t sure I would like this movie. Sure the previews were […]

Arizona Holiday Light Displays

Each year several cities and towns go all out with lights and decorations for the holiday season. Here are a few of the best Arizona holiday light displays. Arizona’s dark skies and gorgeous landscapes make for a beautiful place to celebrate the holiday season. Each year several cities and towns go all out with lights […]

The Grinch Movie Review

We recently attended a screening of newest version of Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch.  Was it true to the story? Is it worth seeing?  Keep reading to find out. The Grinch, who lives a solitary life inside a cave on Mt. Crumpet with only his loyal dog, Max, for company. only sees his neighbors in Who-ville […]

Alpha Movie Review

Alpha is a coming of age story set in the last ice age, but is also the story about how dog became man’s best friend.  Keep reading to find out why this is not a movie for the whole family. Alpha is a fantastic adventure story, but it’s also an intense survival story and includes […]

Christopher Robin Movie Review

If you grew up with Winnie the Pooh, you will love Christopher Robin. Keep reading to find out why I don’t recommend it for younger kids, though. The beginning of the movie quickly moves through all the stages of Christopher Robin’s life as chapters in a book (complete with drawings reminiscent of the book drawings).  […]