Win a Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Prize Package

I admit I was a bit skeptical when I first heard Marvel was making a Guardians of the Galaxy movie. Then I saw it and was blown away. Then I saw Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and couldn't believe it was even better than the first one. Yep, when it comes to sequels, most movie franchises fall flat with a few exceptions. But Marvel Films knows how to follow-up and that's exactly what they did in … [Read More...]


Miitopia Makes Mii Have a Lot of Fun

Reviewer: Jason, Age 14 Game: Miitopia (Nintendo 3DS) Miitopia is similar to Tomodachi Life, but instead of a life simulation game, it is a turn based RPG. In this game, you can choose a Mii for every single character and NPC that you come across. They can be anyone such as your friends, … [More...]

mommy makeover

Have You Ever Considered Getting a Mommy Makeover?

I'll be honest with you. When I was younger, I was vehemently against plastic surgery. "You should just be happy with what you were born with," was what I thought. Some people were dealt a way more gorgeous hand than others for sure, but it's all part of what makes this world so interesting. As I … [More...]

Ever Oasis #PlayNintendo

Ever Oasis will Forever Stand out as a Great Game

Reviewer: Jason, Age 14 Game: Ever Oasis Ever Oasis is a unique game due it being a blend of two genre. It’s both an action RPG and a town building game. In this game you play as a seedling whose brother's oasis was destroyed by the force known as Chaos. He transports you away just in … [More...]

#StraightToSchool Straight Talk

Some Straight Talk About Surviving the Back to School Basics

I blinked. Yep, I blinked and my adorable little newborn is now 14 years old. That means when he heads back to school in September, it's his first day of high school. Honestly, I don't know where the time went. Everyone says your kids will grow up fast, but seriously, who believes them? You want … [More...]

Genius of Play

Kids and Screens Make for Some Serious Play Time

As someone who grew up on the Atari 2600 and every system since, I've always had a strong belief that video games are so much more than mindless entertainment. There's so much to learn including: hand-to-eye coordination, puzzle solving and even the very basics of strategizing. As a fairly sedentary … [More...]

Splatoon 2 #PlayNintendo

Splatoon 2 is Outstand-ink

Reviewer: Jason, Age 14 Game: Splatoon 2 The follow up to the hit 2014 game, Splatoon, Splatoon 2 is upon us. I am here today to review that game. The gameplay of Splatoon 2 is very simple, you move around and shoot ink but if you turn into your squid form, you can move around faster in … [More...]

Ever Oasis Giveaway

Win Ever Oasis for the Nintendo 3DS

Deserts are pretty amazing. What may seem to be a completely dead and desolate expanse of land can in reality be teeming with life just beneath the surface. If any one word can sum up life in the desert, it's hope. That's what an oasis brings to those thirsty lost wanderers. Apparently Nintendo … [More...]

Win Netflix #StreamTeam #MomSneak

Win a 6-Month Subscription to Netflix by Sneaking Around

Sneaking? Sneaking? Every time I hear that word, I immediately think of poor crazy Gollum from Lord of the Rings, after Samwise Gamgee accuses the creepy character of doing just that. But not all sneaking is full of Hobbit-murdering thoughts! Some sneaking is good. In fact, sneaking has become … [More...]


ARMS is Helping to Arm the Nintendo Switch with Some Great Games

Reviewer: Jason, Age 14 Game: ARMS ARMS is Nintendo’s newest fighting game that relies on using extendable Arms to punch your opponent. The objective of the game is the defeat your opponent by depleting all of their health. Each match is played best out of three with the person who gets two wins … [More...]

Disney Store #DS23Event

$10 off the Disney Store, Plus 25% Off Friends & Family Sale!

If you're a Disney fan, chances are you're seeing loads of Disney-related info this weekend. That's because the annual #D23Expo is happening right now in Anaheim, California. It's chock full of sneak peeks, exclusive content and loads of adults dressed up as their favorite Disney characters! Just … [More...]


The X-Files of the Wild West, Supernatural Has Possessed Me

The Dukes of Hazzard had its General Lee. Knight Rider, its talking car K.I.T.T. And while it doesn't leap impossible chasms or talk to its owners, the black '67 Impala on Supernatural is every bit a main character as brothers Sam and Dean Winchester. My wife recently started watching … [More...]

Fidget Spinners

7 Ways to Destroy Those Pesky Fidget Spinners

This will end in fire. Trust me on that one. But before we get to the flames, let's talk Fidget Spinners! Yes, fidget spinners. Those pesky, annoying little things that every kid and their brother seems to have these days. Originally created to help kids with ADHD focus in class, they do … [More...]