Pete’s Dragon or Giant Green Furry Puppy?

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When I first read about a remake for Pete’s Dragon I was indifferent. The original animated movie never intrigued me as a child and I suspected a modern live action update would leave me cold as well. Yet the imaginative folks at Disney have proven to be creative storytellers as seen in recent reboots such as Cinderella and Maleficent. Begrudgingly, I opted to give this new iteration of Pete’s Dragon a chance. Besides, my kids insisted we see it.

Toasteroid Kickstarter: Toaster of the Future Can be Yours

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Toasteroid aims to bring you the toaster of the future via their launch on Kickstarter.

Off-Broadway’s STOMP Still Making Beautiful Noise

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I attended STOMP with my family to see if the long-running Off-Broadway hit still packs a punch in the 21st century.

The BFG Will Win You Over

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Admittedly, I did not read Roald Dahl’s original book version of The BFG. Other than the movie trailer, I had no inkling what the story would be about. Perhaps that particular tidbit was serendipitous. My colleagues for this particular review were two pint-sized versions of yours truly, namely my kids. One was thrilled at the…

Making a Difference: e-Nable Gives Kids a Helping Hand

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Acts of kindness can be found every day. E-Nable is an organization making a difference in the world for kids of all ages.

Ghostbusters 2016 Reboot Surprisingly Entertaining

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Review of the 2016 reboot of the beloved comedy supernatural classic Ghostbusters.

Fun Videos from Around the Web: Martial Arts Kid

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We stumbled upon an inspiring and hilarious video featuring one determined little boy.

Family TV Nights Make a Comeback

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Family TV Nights are making a comeback for audiences across the United States.

4 Tips for Packing Healthy School Lunches

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Kids nutrition is a big concern during the school year. Here are 4 tips to pack healthy school lunches.