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9 Things You Need To Do With Your Lady Friends {Like YESTERDAY}

By Rachael Herrscher

  This post is for all you mamas looking for some solid girls night out ideas, or those that just need a quick kick in the pants to make it all happen. Listen, maybe you're all ready good at these things. Taking all the time you need for yourself, getting out for some ME time, taking ... Read More

10 Things That Made 90s Summers All That (And a Bag of Chips)

By kara

It was 1996. School was out for the summer. And there we were, red Squeez-Its in hand, taking a much-deserved break from our latest MC Hammer trampoline choreography. I’d seen a million days like this—though we did throw some No Doubt, Will Smith, and Aqua into the dance mix for good measure—a... Read More

Fortnite: The Video Game Craze You Don’t Need To Worry About

By Debbie Gisle

If you have a gamer in the house, chances are you're familiar with "Fortnite".  It's taking gaming households by storm.  Fortnite is the new video game craze capturing excitement of kids, and adults, everywhere. EPIC Games[... Read More

How Movies Can Cultivate Character in Your Kids (and Ones That Do It Well)

By Common Sense Media

By Caroline Knorr, Common Sense Media Has your kid ever misbehaved like Alvin from the Chipmunks movies? Or mean-girled her friends like the Bratz dolls? Don't feel bad. Kids pick up all kinds of things from movies. But they can just as easily absorb positi... Read More

‘I Feel Pretty’ Movie Review

By Rachael Herrscher

For those of you saying "I mean I hear it's good and seems to have a solid message, but it's Amy Schumer, would you take your daughter?" This review is for you.    Here's the deal -- I'd say I have a moderate threshold for inappropriateness, but in years past I've had a mixed ... Read More

Scientific Proof That a Beyoncé Concert Could Literally Change Your Life

By kara

Or Eminem. Or Yo-Yo Ma. Or PJ Masks Live. Or whoever it is that you saw when you were 16 and have seen a million times since. Because apparently, going to live concerts helps us live our best—and longest—lives. Some research done in Britain by O2, owner of some of the biggest music ... Read More

3 Must-Do Experiences During Pixar Fest at Disneyland Resort

By Debbie Gisle

Pixar Fest is the biggest Pixar celebration ever to come to Disney Parks! Celebrate all things Pixar for a limited time. Pixar Fest begins April 13, 2018 and runs through September 3, 2018.  With the release of "Incredibles 2" in June 2018, even more exciting floats and fun will be added to Pix... Read More

8 NEW Pixar Fest Foods at Disneyland You Can’t Miss!

By Debbie Gisle

Disneyland Resort's first ever Pixar Fest brings the world of Pixar films to life in countless ways. But there's only way to let your belly join in on the festivities--FOOD!! Sure Disneyland has rides and surreal sights to see, but you need to plan at least one day just to take in all the scrumptiou... Read More

4/20 and the Mainstream Brands Jumping on the Weed Wagon

By Common Sense Media

By Caroline Knorr, Common Sense Media Do you know about 4/20? If you have a tween or teen, chances are they know all about this celebration of marijuana that occurs every year on April 20. And it's not just from whispers in the hallway or the pothead group at school. Popular, mainstream b... Read More

THIS Is The Only Bracket That Matters This March {And It’s Tearing Us Apart}

By kara

Did you know there is a 1 in 9.2 quintillion chance of filling out the perfect bracket? Well I don’t want to brag—okay, I totally do—but you’re looking at it. Okay, so the stat is actually about a perfect March Madness bracket, but, if anything, the Disney + Pixar challenge is a mi... Read More