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Holidays

Time Shift Your TV – The Sound of Music

Time Shift Your TV – The Sound of Music

The 1965 family classic movie, The Sound of Music, is getting an update this week. Singer Carrie Underwood will tackle the Maria role that Julie Andrews made famous, and actor Stephen Moyer is going to take Christopher Plummer’s role as Capt. Von Trapp in a […]

Are we there yet?

Are we there yet?

“Are we there yet?” Ah, those dreaded four words, launched from the backseat in varying tones of hope and discontent. Especially during the holidays, when family visits can mean extended road trips. Why not try some mood-lifting musical distraction, courtesy of top-of-the-line, award-winning family artists? […]

Time Shift Your TV – Time Travel

Time Shift Your TV – Time Travel

  If you’re like me, you might have found yourself this past week saying, “Dr. Who?” Or maybe you’re among the many fans who know and love Doctor Who, a BBC show that’s celebrating its 50thanniversary. The series, shown here on BBC America, is centered around […]

Gather Round and Listen to These Spooky Stories for Kids

Gather Round and Listen to These Spooky Stories for Kids

There’s still time before ghosts and goblins come out to indulge in good spooky stories. Here are a few—old and new—to set the mood.

Time Shift Your TV – Halloween Wars

Time Shift Your TV – Halloween Wars

Need some Halloween decor ideas? Be inspired by Halloween Wars and other useful websites.