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Mother’s Day
Posted on Friday, May 9th, 2014 by Laura Fries

Mothers Day. It never adequately conveys what being a parent means. How could it? The job is the reward and, while the flowers and cards are great, we would do it even if there wasn’t an official holiday.

Time Shift Your TV – To ‘THE LEGO MOVIE’ and beyond!
Posted on Monday, February 17th, 2014 by Ann Oldenburg

It used to be that when a family-friendly movie was released, a toy tie-in came with it. Any Star Wars-related doodads in your house? Maybe a Harry Potter wand or action figure in a drawer somewhere? Now product placement and tie-ins are moving to the next level. Toys and games are becoming movies.

The Year of the Horse
A Super Weekend
Posted on Friday, January 31st, 2014 by Laura Fries

Once the holidays are over, winter seems pretty bereft of big celebratory events. This weekend, however, is a veritable triumvirate of exciting activities. Okay, so Groundhog Day isn’t really a holiday, but as weather temperatures decline and cabin fever rises, parents will take any excuse to break the boring winter routine. Here are some fun […]