The Improv Games: Destination Imagination

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Watch THE DOVEKEEPERS, a four-hour

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Simple Spring Raspberry Banana Smoothie

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CHALLENGE: 100 Books in 2015

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Words Have Power and Actions Speak Louder


I’ve been writing and re-writing this post for the past couple of weeks in my head trying to figure out the best way to put my thoughts into words. Stream of conscience posts are the easiest way for me to write so excuse grammar, punctuation, and all that other stuff. What I want to talk […]

See FROZEN FEVER short in Theaters March 13


No one expected Frozen to be the crazy hit that it was. When I first saw the movie I was obsessed. Just because I may a grown woman doesn’t mean that I didn’t cry a bit, laugh a lot, and sing the songs. We may not yet have Frozen 2 on the horizon yet, (SURELY […]

Interviewing The Belle of the Ball: Lily James

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You may know Lily James from Downton Abbey or this could be the first time you’ve heard of her. Taking on a role like the iconic Cinderella had to be intimidating. We were waiting patiently for the Belle of the Ball to walk in and when she did we gave her thunderous applause. She smiled […]

Being Present: A Lesson in the Day to Day #StreamTeam

Unbreakable Kimmy

My life is a bit hectic…..and I’ll be the first to say something it’s complete and utter chaos. Let’s be honest. My son is 13. Gabriel is super smart, outgoing, loves all things entertainment related and is growing into a fine young man. Isabella is now 11. She got an IPhone from Santa this past […]

Interviewing the Talented Cate Blanchett

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Waiting in a room to interview someone is always a little exciting and nervewracking at the same time. Sometimes people are exactly like you pictured them to be and other times they are not. So you have to be prepared for it to go either way. Then Cate Blanchett walked in…..and OWNED it. She walked […]

Using Found Instruments in Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast


Found objects are sometimes used in music, often to add unusual percussive elements to a work. Their use in such contexts is as old as music itself, as the original invention of musical instruments almost certainly developed from the sounds of natural objects rather than from any specifically designed instruments. I’ve heard of using objects […]

My Red Carpet Experience for the Cinderella Premiere

Cinderella Premiere Ticket

I told you all about our Glam Ball experience so now it’s time for me to share even more fun! We headed over to the famous El Capitan Theatre where JCPenney had a cute Pre-Reception where we were able to see costumes and images from the movie. The detail work on every single piece was […]

Having my Cinderella Moment with JCPenney

VIP guests enjoy their princess moment at the JCPenney Glam Ball immediately followed by an enchanting pre-reception event in celebration of the world premiere of Disney's "Cinderella" on March 1, 2015 in Hollywood, California.  (Photo by Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for JCPenney)

Confession Time…On a day to day basis I basically live in my pajamas. When I was younger I experimented with my hair and even wore heels, platforms, and wedges until the fateful time I fell into Tom Hiddleston’s waiting arms. As I’ve gotten older I’ve found myself being tame. When I got the invite to […]

Best Concept Car of The Chicago Auto Show: Kia Trail’Ster

Trail'ster Concept

When attending the Chicago Auto Show it can be overwhelming. I’ve been a few years now and I enjoy it immensely. My favorite part of the show is seeing all the concept cars. These futuristic cars that could eventually be put into production or are just there to show off new technology and visually stimulate […]

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast Move Review


Movies come out every week and I like to tell you about the ones that are good….the ones that are not so good…well we just won’t talk about them. Today Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast is out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere. Why should you get this one? This […]

Chatting with Ginnifer Goodwin aka Fawn the Fairy


You may have seen her in the award winning HBO show Big Love or she may be a current weekly fixture in your house via Once Upon a Time on ABC. Either way chances are you’ve seen Ginnifer Goodwin somewhere. At the Tinkerbell and the Legend of the Neverbeast we had a chance to sit […]

When Imagination and Reality Collide The Voice Behind Baymax Scott Adsit


This is who we see in the movie. Loveable and super huggable Baymax. The guy we all fell in love with in Big Hero 6. now HERE is the man behind the voice. Mr. Scott Adsit. Which he’s huggable in hiw own right as well. He sat down with our group pf Blogger to chat […]

Big Daddy’s Healthy Turkey Jalapeno Chili Recipe


My husband Brian AKA Big Daddy is the best cook in the family. He has been wanting to cook chili for the past few weeks and it was finally cool enough last night for him to make it. It’s his Healthy Turkey Jalapeno Chili Recipe which you can make even healthier by using a fat […]

Going to LA to have my #JCPCinderellaMoment Walking the Red Carpet of Cinderella


Shhh, we're having a #jcpCinderellaMoment. — JCPenney (@jcpenney) February 11, 2015 I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again….I have a pretty KICK ASS job. I have been able to fulfill lots of my dreams and wishes and whisk my family away on some fun adventures. Saturday I zoom to LA where Sunday […]