Rock out to a superhero adventure for the whole family with the exclusive debut of BLING on Google Play

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    GET READY FOR A HEROIC ADVENTURE THAT WILL ROCK YOUR WORLD! BLING AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY ON GOOGLE PLAY FOR FREE  STARTING MARCH 3, 2016   Rock out to a superhero adventure for the whole family with the exclusive debut of BLING on Google Play.   Featuring the voice talents of Taylor Kitsch (“Friday Night Lights,” John Carter), Carla Gugino (“The Brink,” Spy Kids) and James Woods  (“Justice League Action,” Hercules) and distributed by Momentum Pictures and produced by DigiArt in association with Digital Idea and Celsius Entertainment. BLING follows the tale of lowly theme park mechanic Sam whose plan to marry the girl of his dreams is thwarted by a super villain. It is up to him and his team of superhero robots to save the city. Can this accident-prone amusement park mechanic get back his ring, stop the villain, and win the girl before it’s too late?  … [Read more...]

Explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighbhorhood

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This week PBS KIDS announced the launch of Explore Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, a new app based on the hit series DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD.  Come see and explore Daniel Tiger's neighborhood in this fun new app.   We just love Daniel Tiger for many reasons!  I love how he and his friends help kids learn about the world around them in such a playful way! The new Explore Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood app is designed for kids ages 2-5, and extends the series’ social-emotional curriculum by encouraging open-ended, imaginative play. Bringing the neighborhood directly to your fingertips, the app allows kids to visit familiar places and create stories about their friend Daniel Tiger. If your children like Daniel Tiger, they will get a kick out of visiting the neighborhood and playing in the music store, at the doctors, and even decorate a cake at the bakery.  Warning: this … [Read more...]

Adventure Time :: Season 5 Now on DVD

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Adventure Time: The Complete Fifth Season is now available on Blu-ray and DVD and we we have some bonus clips that take a nostalgic look at the early stages from this beloved franchise. My daughter absolutely loves Adventure Time and has spent many a day coloring in the different characters and even made a short comic book featuring the main characters that she carried around with her to our local comic books shop. I was surprised that this show crosses all age boundaries as she had several college students mention to her that they liked her pictures of "Adventure Time."   To celebrate Adventure Time: The Complete Fifth Season out on Blu-ray and DVD this past week (7/14) we have these flopping amazing coloring sheets featuring your favorite characters from the show!  Who is your child's favorite character?  My daughter love Finn best!     Here's a short … [Read more...]

Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle

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  EVERYONE’S FAVORITE CURIOUS MONKEY IS BACK  EXPLORING SPACE AND THE JUNGLES OF AFRICA! CURIOUS GEORGE 3:  BACK TO THE JUNGLE THE ALL-NEW FULL LENGTH MOVIE DEBUTS ON DVD AND DIGITAL HD FROM UNIVERSAL 1440 ENTERTAINMENT ON JUNE 23, 2015 SING ALONG TO YOUR FAVORITE SONGS FROM THE FILM WITH THE  EXCLUSIVE BONUS FEATURES AVAILABLE ON THE DVD There is something so timeless about Curious George.  He was my husband's favorite as a child and I love that we enjoy him with our daughter as well! So if you are Curious George fans like we are - you are going to love his new movie featuring Angela Bassett and John Goodman (two of my favorite actors!). Launch into the adventure of a lifetime with everyone’s favorite monkey in this all-new movie, Curious George 3: Back to the Jungle! When Curious George is asked to take part in a very important space mission, a little monkeying around … [Read more...]

Curious George Swings into Spring Special Airs March 30th!

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  One week from today, Curious George kicks off the start of spring with the one-hour “Curious George Swings into Spring” special, followed by two new episode premieres later in the week.   In these new adventures, George does everything from mending a broken costume for Chinese New Year to exploring the great Amazon!  One of my favorite things about Curious George is how he teaches our kids about the world around them!  And all of this is done by not speaking - pretty remarkable really!  Check out our interview with the Executive Producer, Dorothea Gillim, who also is the creator of the beloved WordGirl! She said in our interview that " it is interesting working on a show where the main character doesn’t speak, but  the experience has been great and a real challenge."   Building on the series’ curricular focus, the episodes integrate science, … [Read more...]

Create New Thanksgiving Traditions This Holiday Season

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Image courtesy of Flickr Create New Thanksgiving Traditions This Holiday Season   Interestingly, America is not the only country to celebrate an official Thanksgiving Day. Canada, Brazil, Argentina, Korea, Japan, Switzerland and Liberia also have an official Thanksgiving Holiday. In Canada, tomato aspic (jellied tomato juice) is an Ontario Thanksgiving tradition. Maybe you want to try something new this Thanksgiving Holiday. If so, consider one of the activities below. 1. Make Something from Scratch Add an old family recipe to your menu. Imagine the joy Aunt Edna will feel when you make her homemade cranberry sauce using fresh cranberries. Make sure you let her know as she takes her first bite. Even if you do not have a family recipe, there is no shortage of old-fashioned Thanksgiving recipes online.   2. Have a Baking Contest Ask everyone to bring his or her … [Read more...]