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Nintendo’s Original NES Returns!

I'm an old school gamer. If you know me, you know that the Atari 2600 is still my all-time favorite system. But over the years, I've had dozens of different consoles from the original NES to the Sony PlayStation to the Xbox One and loads in between. I've pretty much loved them all. Now, besides the Atari 2600, my next favorite systems would have to be the original NES and the Sega Genesis. I … [Read More...]



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Mario & Sonic at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games Giveaway

There's been a lot of talk about Rio these days. Lots of controversy with Olympians bowing out of attending the 2016 Olympic Games for a variety of reasons. Who knows what will end up happening and who will be taking home the gold? Whatever the case, I know my family will be glued to the TV … [More...]

PEZ

Sweet! We visited the PEZ Factory in Orange, Connecticut!

While on our way back from a family wedding in New Haven, Connecticut, I convinced Allie to make a stop in the city of Orange. We had seen a billboard on I-95 for a PEZ Visitor Center and I was most definitely curious. Jason LOVES PEZ. With his nut and seed allergies, it's tough finding sweets he … [More...]

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Win Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens for the PS4

There are a number of adages that will ring true forever. There's always room for Jell-o and LEGO makes everything better. I'm a sucker for any LEGO set no matter what I'm building. Give me anything from Marty's DeLorean from Back to the Future to the Ghostbusters Ecto-1 and I'm a happy camper. … [More...]

#TheBFG

Free Coloring Pages and Activity Sheets for Disney’s The BFG

I read a number of Roald Dahl's books when I was a kid. Sure, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory's still my favorite, though I remember loving the sequel, Charlie and the Great Glass Elevator. Of course there's also James and the Giant Peach, Fantastic Mr. Fox and oodles of short stories. I never … [More...]

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The Happy Birthday Captain America Giveaway

Independence Day. It's not just a great cheesy movie from yesteryear. It also happens to be the day us Americans celebrate our Independence by shooting off fireworks and eating tons of hot dogs. Ya gotta love the Fourth of July. And this year, well, this year also marks a very special … [More...]

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Kirby: Planet Robobot is Eating Up All of My Free Time

Reviewer: Jason, Age 13 Game: Kirby: Planet Robobot The pink puffball is back in an all new adventure with giant robots. In Kirby: Planet Robobot, you play as Kirby, eating things and absorbing their powers as usual. But then, the Invader Armor comes down and you kill it because you are … [More...]

#GuardYourYard

I Finally Scratch Mosquitos Off My List of Things That Bug Me

Summer is finally here! While I'm not the biggest fan of heat and humidity, I do absolutely love heading to the backyard with the boys to have a catch, play some whiffle ball or toss a frisbee around. My favorite part of summer? Grilling! Tossing on some burgers and hot dogs is just the ultimate … [More...]

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Win Kung-Fu Panda 3 Awesome Edition on Blu-ray/DVD

Skadoooooosh! I'm a big fan of Kung Fu Panda. Which is good, because the noodle-eating, big-bellied Po, is pretty big to begin with. My family loved the first two films but we haven't seen the third one yet. Luckily Kung Fu Panda 3 comes out Blu-ray/DVD June 28! Even luckier for us, we're … [More...]

#LogiSmiles

The $700+ Mega Logitech Giveaway

As a dad, it doesn't take much to make me smile. Seeing my kids read comic books, play video games or build some Lego sets is enough to get me going. But if you go a step further and ask what makes me smile outside of my wife and kids? Well, I wouldn't be lying if I said I was a gadget geek. I … [More...]

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A Fanboy’s Guide to Keeping it Smooth

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #Mach3Signature #CollectiveBias How YOU doing? Yeah, I most definitely have a way with the ladies. Always have. I can remember all the way back to junior high gym class. We … [More...]

#F-Secure SAFE

Online Parenting Just Got Easier with #FSecureSAFE

My boys are 10 and 13. And as similar as they are with some things, they're also just as different. My oldest has never cursed a day in his life. He even gets upset when Allie and I spew some profanity. Our younger son, however, doesn't curse (yet), he's completely fine with hearing it and is … [More...]

#Shrek15Insiders

Win a Shrek Anniversary Edition Blu-ray/DVD

Who knew that 15 years ago, Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy and Cameron Diaz would join forces for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature? Well they did, thanks to some brilliant animation from DreamWorks. When the star of your movie is an obnoxious, angry, overweight, out-of-shape and constantly … [More...]

#StreamTeam

The World’s Greatest Secret Agent Danger Mouse Returns!

He's the greatest. He's fantastic. Wherever there is trouble he'll be there. Yes siree. Sweep up the crumbs and put on the tea kettle because Danger Mouse is back in business! If you're wondering what I'm talking about, well, that's just sad! Danger Mouse was one of my favoritest cartoons … [More...]

#Shrek15Insiders

Free Printable Shrek Activity Pages

Has it really been 15 years since we all fell in love with a rude, stinky swamp-living green ogre named Shrek? Time sure flies when you're not saving princesses and fighting dragons! Well, DreamWorks can't let such a special anniversary go by without a celebration, so set your clocks for June 7, … [More...]

#FSecureSAFE

Keep Your Whole Family of Devices Safe with #FSecureSAFE

I have a love/hate relationship with computers. Always have. Doesn't matter if it's a Mac or a PC, there are so many amazingly awesome things you can do on a computer... and so many frustrating time-killers as well. Ever hook up a printer and use it immediately? How about creating a home network … [More...]

#Pizzastalgia

My Childhood Defined By Comics, Cartoons, Atari and Pizza

Everybody's got a "Happy Place." You know, that island in your mind you go to when you just need to get away and relax from the stress of life? Yeah, mine isn't so much a place as it is a decade. I may have been born in the '70s, but I grew up in the '80s. I am most definitely a child of the Bubble … [More...]

#KingofRest

The King of Rest Decrees No More Fridge Sleeping

Since I was a teenager, I've had the most incredible superpower in the world: Sleep. Yeah, yeah. I know, anybody can sleep. But I made it a work of art. On weekends, I never even realized there was a world before noon. When I went off to college, I skillfully chose my classes so that the earliest … [More...]