Jake and the Never Land Pirates DVD

Giveaway: Jake and the Never Land Pirates

by Sandie December 4, 2013 DVD

  Disclosure: I received a copy of the DVD and some party items to facilitate this review and giveaway. “Jake and the Never Land Pirates”: While my family was visiting for Thanksgiving, we had a huge age range in the cousins (2 to 18), so we kept the movies on the animated side. One day […]

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3 New DVDs to See With Your Kids

Three New DVDs to Entertain Your Kids

by Sandie October 15, 2013 DVD

Fall is typically a fantastic season to head to the theaters without the kids, but the actual family releases tend to be limited to around the holiday weekends when the studios know families are having reunions. Instead, now that school and fall sports are in full swing, take a chance on these three titles that […]

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What DVDs my kids are watching

What They’re Watching: My Kids Pick Favorite New DVDs

by Sandie January 25, 2013 DVD

My kids are ridiculously lucky when it comes to entertainment. It’s not that we’re one-percenters who can afford to hire popstars and professional athletes to do meet-and-greets at their birthday parties, but thanks to my job as a movie critic, I have an impressive DVD collection. But just because we get movies for free doesn’t […]

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Frozen Planet

Giveaway: “Frozen Planet” DVD for Nature-Loving Kids

by Sandie April 23, 2012 DVD

Earth Day might be over, but it’s always a good thing to expose our kids to nature and wildlife issues. Even if there’s little chance your family ever travel to the remote North and South Pole, what happens there is still important. That’s why I love the documentary “Frozen Planet,” which aired on Discovery last […]

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Wallace and Gromit

Team Wallace or Team Gromit? (w. Giveaway)

by thien-kim March 28, 2012 DVD

I was lucky enough to be indoctrinated in the world of “Wallace and Gromit” by a former boss over 10 years ago. Having just moved to a small town for a summer job, my coworkers and I relished our Friday movie nights with our boss. We ate popcorn and watched films I’d never heard of, […]

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