Lemony Snicket #ASOUE

13 Reasons I Just Can’t Look Away from Lemon Snicket’s Unfortunate Events

From the very opening of Netflix's original series Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, viewers are told to look away. A deadpan narrator practically begs and pleads with us to watch no more as an endless series of unfortunate events awaits three beautiful children. No happy ending. No good to counter the bad. Just look away. Of course, like most humans, when you're told to look … [Read More...]



#80sPizzaParty Ellio's Pizza

How to Throw the Most Bodacious ’80s Pizza Party

"I gave her my heart. She gave me a pen." Wiser words have never been spoken on the Big Screen, and if you're a fan of John Cusack or the '80s, those two short sentences speak volumes. They come from 1989's Say Anything, which cued a perfect ending to the perfect Bubble Gum Decade. Yes, the … [More...]

#Cars3Event Cars 3

The Cars 3 Writing Team Reveals the Story Behind the Story

Story is King. That's pretty much the mantra at Pixar Animation Studios, where they tell some amazing stories. From Toy Story to Finding Nemo, the Pixar team seems to flawlessly crank out success after success. But what really goes on behind those closed doors? How do these masterpieces make it to … [More...]

Kirby: Triple Deluxe

Win Kirby: Triple Deluxe (Nintendo 3DS)

Who's hungry for another fantabulous Nintendo Giveaway? This time around, you could win a copy of Kirby: Triple Deluxe for the Nintendo 3DS! Another classic 3DS game gets the "Nintendo Selects" treatment, meaning you can get your grubby paws on this popular game for a mere $19.99! Jason … [More...]

#StreamTeam

Marvel and Netflix Spin More Gold With Danny Rand’s Iron Fist

I can give you five golden reasons right off the bat why you need to watch Marvel's Iron Fist. Seriously, what was the pitch room at Netflix like the day they heard this one? So, Bob, um, this on'es based on a comic book but it's about this rich kid who studies martial arts in a magical place … [More...]

Cars 3 Event

My Pixar Studios Tour Revved Me Up for Cars 3

Walking along the sun-filled campus of Pixar Studios in Emeryville, California, you can't help but feel the physical presence of creativity in the air. It sounds cliche, I know, but after getting a private tour of the grounds, along with two dozen fantastic bloggers on a #Cars3Event, I now have a … [More...]

#ISleepTo #Sleeptracker Sleeptracker

These Days #ISleepTo Make Sure I’m As Active As My Kids

"To Sleep, perchance to dream." It's one of my favorite Shakespeare quotes mainly because of the sleep reference, not so much the dream. Whether or not, Bill had a Beautyrest Sleeptracker monitor of his own, we'll never know. But sleeping was clearly on his mind. Yeah, I love sleep. Always have. … [More...]

TortillaLand Mexican Lasagna

Meatless Mexican Lasagna with Fresh TortillaLand Tortillas

I never gave tortillas much thought before. That is, until I traveled to TortillaLand! Okay, so TortillaLand® isn't really a place, it's a product. Though I'd certainly be up for arguing that it's also a super fresh and delicious state of mind. My wife and I have really been working on eating … [More...]

Dream Team #PlayNintendo

Win Mario & Luigi Dream Team for the Nintendo 3DS

Dream teams are so much fun, aren't they? I love arguing with my friends over who would make the ultimate baseball dream team. Or what NFL players should be on the All-Madden Dream Team. Or the amazing Olympics Basketball Dream Team. Of course, the movie Dream Team (starring Michael Keaton) is a … [More...]

#PuppyDogPalsEvent Puppy Dog Pals

Puppy Dog Pals Barks Up the Right Tree for Young Animal Lovers

There are two types of people in this world: Dog People and Cat People. I am most definitely one of the former, which is why a show called Puppy Dog Pals is way more appealing to me than if it were called Furry Feline Friends or something. Disney Junior's newest cartoon Puppy Dog Pals debuts on … [More...]

#PlayNintendo Mario Sports

Mario Sports Superstars is Somewhat Super

Reviewer: Jason, Age 13 Game: Mario Sports Superstars (Nintendo 3DS) Mario Sports Superstars is 5 different sports in 1 game.  The sports are baseball, soccer, tennis, golf, and new to the Mario sports series, horse racing. There are 18 characters in total, with 16 available from the … [More...]

#StreamTeam

Supergirl Brings Out My Inner Comic Geek

I have a secret to tell you. I know it's hard to believe, but I"m kind of a big comic book geek. No, no. It's true. Thing is, as much as I love comic books, my least favorite superhero of all time has always been Superman. By extrapolation, that includes Superboy, Supergirl, Krypto the Super Dog and … [More...]

Baby Oil Hacks

You’ll Never Believe What I Do With Baby Oil

Hacking. It's a word I hear non-stop in my house as my kids feverishly play Minecraft on their computers and keep screaming, "He's hacking!" Yes, they're referring to a sort of "cheating" within the game. But in real life, hacks are pretty darn cool. When you can take a product like say Johnson’s® … [More...]