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Guilty Pleasures: My Top 5 Summer Reads

Little Mercies - Heather Gudenkauf - book cover

When I was little, I had a big pink velour rocking chair where I would sit and read for hours every day. My summers were full of outdoor adventures of course, but when I was inside, I was almost always sitting in that big pink chair lost within the pages of a book. This summer, […]

Transformers: Age of Extinction In Theaters June 27th

Transformers Age of Extinction movie

Whenever I hear the word ‘Transformers,’ I immediately follow it up in my mind with “More than meets the eye.” Some things get ingrained in your memory for life, and apparently The Transformers jingle is one of those things for me. It’s probably because my son played with Transformers toys. A lot. With some flipping […]

Happy Birthday, Paddington Bear! #PaddingtonMovie

PADDINGTON movie poster

Happy Birthday, Paddington!  The world-famous Peruvian bear not only stars in his feature film debut this Christmas, but it was just announced that he’ll be flying high and making a return to the  Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade®! I can’t wait to see his cute parade balloon! Right after his exciting Thanksgiving Day adventure, this little […]

EARTH TO ECHO In Theaters July 2 + $50 Visa GC Prize Pack Giveaway

Earth to Echo movie poster

Something mysterious is going on in this summer’s EARTH TO ECHO movie (in theaters July 2nd).  Three best friends start receiving cryptic messages on their cell phones after a highway construction project begins in their neighborhood, and just days before the bulldozing will force them all to move away from each other. Determined to have […]

5 Summer 2014 Must See Movies

The Fault In Our Stars movie poster

In the midst of all the summer blockbuster and big budget films, there are always some quietly released treasures that shouldn’t be missed.

BLENDED – Memorial Day Weekend Movie Pick! + #Blended Giveaway

Blended movie poster

BLENDED opens in theaters Memorial Day weekend and it marks the third comedy collaboration between stars Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore. They were so cute together in their previous pairings “50 First Dates” and “The Wedding Singer,” so I have no doubt they’ll be magical in BLENDED as well. After a disastrous blind date, single […]

The Bribe: Peach Pie recipe from ‘LABOR DAY’

Labor Day Peach Pie

As a sucker for a good romantic movie, I couldn’t wait to see LABOR DAY, starring Josh Brolin and Kate Winslet. With the Blu-ray/DVD combo in hand, I called the boyfriend and asked if he wanted to come over and watch it with me that night. Being a typical dude, he replied, “Can’t we rent […]

It’s Time To Get Real About Food #FedUpMovie + $50 Whole Foods Giveaway

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FED UP – The film the food industry doesn’t want you to see. In theaters May 9. When a movie promises to show you what the food industry doesn’t want you to see,  then you can darn well better believe I want to see it. For the past 30 years, everything we thought we knew […]