Sam Riley Steals The Show as Diaval in Maleficent

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Sam Riley as Diaval in Maleficent knocked my socks off. The way they visualized the raven into a character especially one that has such a heart was awesome. I love to meet soft spoken actors. Sam Riley walked into a room of 25 bloggers and was a bit intimidated, but he took it all in […]

Zulily Deal of the Day: Get Your Minecraft On 45% OFF


It’s been awhile since I did a Zulily Sale, but I’ve been asked to do more so here’s today’s Deal of the Day: Budding and veteran builders alike will dig this collection of Minecraft gear! Featuring shirts, backpacks, phone cases, play sets and much more, this cultivated selection is sure to add a dash of […]

DIY Citronella Candles

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Summer is here! With that means more grilling out, going to the pool, etc. Which also means pesky bugs like mosquitoes. So grab the family together and do a craft. Make Citronella Candles yourself! These are super easy to do and will get rid of those pesky bloodsuckers within a small area. Materials:

Maleficent: True Love in a New Light


Maleficent is an origin story at it’s finest. We always see the “villain” in mostly a one dimensional arc. They are cursing people, taking away love, life, and laughter, etc. This reminds me a bit of the newest Oz film by Disney, in that it shows you why a villain like Maleficent becomes the “bad […]

Robert Stromberg Brings the Magnificence to Maleficent in his Directorial Debut


  When you watch a film for the first time certain things leap out at you. The actors, actresses, effects, music, and more. Sometimes we are so engrossed with the film we forget the one who brings everything together. The Director. Meeting a director is always special to me. You get to the heart of […]

Sharlto Copley Brings the Madness to Maleficent

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  Sharlto Copley is an underrated actor. When you mention his name not many people remember him, but if you tell him the films he has been in they are like, “OH! THAT guy was great!” I think once everyone sees Maleficent he will become a household name. He just brings the madness and darkness […]

HBO Collection Now Available on Prime Instant Video


We’re excited to announce a one-of-a-kind deal that will bring dozens of Emmy winning shows from HBO to Amazon Prime. Prime members now have unlimited streaming of this groundbreaking HBO collection that your visitors won’t find on Netflix. The collection includes all seasons of revered classics such as The Sopranos, The Wire, Deadwood, Rome and […]

Dreams Do Come True: Elle Fanning Becomes Aurora in Maleficent

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  Some people walk in a room and light it up. Elle Fanning is one of those people. She walked in to a group of Bloggers and sunshine was just bubbling out of her. Her smile was infectious and she was so graceful in answering our questions. I definitely feel she is on her way […]

High School Musical PLUS DIY No Sew Stage Curtain #StreamTeam

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As the school year draws to a close, school plays and spring musicals are just around the corner. Whether you were Sandy in your high school’s adaptation of Grease or have two left feet and sing off-key (we’re not judging!), we have some titles that will get you and your kids singing along to some […]

Up in the Smokies at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort and Spa

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***Disclosure: I’m attending #WGLorettaLynn Event My lodgings, and certain expenses were covered by Westgate Resorts and myself. All opinions are 100% mine. *** Myself along with 5 other bloggers went to the beautiful Smokey Mountains and Gatlinburg for a fun Westgate Event. We stayed at Westgate Smoky Mountain Resort & Spa . Now I cn […]

X-Men: Days of Future Past Axe® gift pack at Walgreens PLUS GIVEAWAY


***Disclosure: Prizing & samples courtesy of Global Influence. Giveaway open to US addresses only. All opinions are 100% mine. *** The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods in X-MEN: DAYS OF FUTURE PAST. The beloved characters from the original “X-Men” film trilogy join forces with […]

Angelina Jolie: Beauty, Brains, and Inspiration #MaleficentEvent


As a blogger, I am blessed to meet certain entertainers, actors, and actresses. Interviewing Angelina Jolie was truly a dream come true. She’s everything you’d expect and more. I was inspired by her and just in awe of this amazing woman who sat in front of us and was so open about sharing herself with […]

Blended Movie Prize Pack Giveaway and Trailer


***Disclosure: Prizing & samples courtesy of Big Honcho Media Giveaway open to US addresses only. All opinions are 100% mine. *** About the film

Start your day with Tyson® Day Starts™ breakfast sandwiches PLUS Coupon

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Tyson Foods has introduced its first line of breakfast items – Tyson® Day Starts™ breakfast sandwiches! Tyson® Day Starts™ breakfast sandwiches offer a protein-rich way to start the day with high quality ingredients like real cheeses, zesty vegetables, fresh eggs, and quality Tyson® sausage, ham and chicken. The sandwiches are ready to eat in less […]