Ragamuffin DVD: review and giveaway

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When I was asked to review Ragamuffin which was based on the life of Rich Mullins I realized that I really didn’t know who he was until I found out he had written some of my favorite worship songs such as “Awesome God.”  He also write some of the Amy Grant songs that helped me […]

Maleficient: A new take on an old tale

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Maleficent is one of my favorite villains so I was really looking forward to the new Disney film about her character. I didn’t know what to expect. I got to preview “Maleficent” prior to its opening in theaters on May 30. The theater I viewed it in was almost full and we were fortunate for […]

Signed, Sealed, and Delivered: Hallmark series

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I remember a time when families felt comfortable settling in together in their living or family rooms in front of their television at night to watch shows together.  Prime time was when shows were  on like Cosby, Family Ties, The Waltons, Little House on the Prairie,  The Dick VanDyke Show,  Highway to Heaven, Touched by […]

Homeschool Convention time

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Getting ready to attend our annual Homeschool Convention.  I have so much to prepare for still.  What workshops to attend, places to eat, and vendors I want to make sure I visit.   I will be trying to post some daily news from the convention this week.

BEARS: A Disneynature film

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Disneynature’s BEARS opens April 18th! This film introduces you to Sky who is a first time bear mom to her cubs, Amber and Scout. The film takes you through the first year of the life journey of Sky and her new cubs as they navigate Alaska territory through its many dangers and experiences while the […]

Captain America: The Winter Soldier ~ review

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Captain America:  The Winter Soldier is the best Avengers movie so far.  It is an action packed mix of humor and intrigue, with plenty of plot twists thrown in for good measure.  Steve finds himself in Washington DC struggling to mesh what he knows is right with what S.H.I.E.L.D.  tells him is his duty in […]

When Calls The Heart: Lost & Found ~ Movie Review

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When Calls The Heart: Lost & Found is a movie, which released February 25th, inspired by the book series by Janette Oke as well as being the full lentgh film version of the first two episodes of the When Calls the Heart television series.  The When Calls the Heart television series debuted on the Hallmark […]

Showing my Disney Side

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Those of you who know me already, have a good idea that our family loves Disney. We own most of the animated films as well as a good portion of the non-animated ones. We collect pins and go to Disney World when we can afford to go there. Our home is full of Disney treasures […]

Asia: Its People and History: product review

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It is sometimes difficult to get kids interested in learning about geography and other countries.  I admit it is a task that sometimes does not come easy for me either. Recently, my kids and I have been using the book, Asia: Its People and History by Bonnie Rose Hudson, which we received as part of […]

Hidden: Megg Jensen

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I have always loved reading fantasy.   For me, a book should be where you can escape to another place and meet new people, explore new lands, and imagine anything is possible. A fantasy novel contains places, people, and adventures that are in no way even really possible. A good fantasy is one where all those […]