Geetha’s what to watch: Vacation, Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation, and The End of the Tour

Geetha’s here with another rundown of your movies for this weekend! What should you go see: the new Vacation movie remake, the new Mission Impossible installment in the franchise, or the thoughtful movie about author David Foster Wallace The End of the Tour? Find out below and follow Geetha on Twitter here! ...more

Cowboy BBQ cheddar popcorn recipe and other recipes for a perfect date night

Disclosure: I received a goodie bag from Target and a copy of The Longest Ride to help me create this post for you. Let’s face it: it’s not always easy to schedule a date night with your honey. It’s hard to get out of the house with work, kids, and life, but a date night in can be just as romantic as a posh night on the town ....more

Win Scooby-Doo! and KISS: Rock and Roll Mystery on Blu-Ray

Did you grow up with Scooby-Doo? If so, it probably brings back great memories. You might also have grown up with the iconic rock band KISS ....more

Win HOME on Blu-Ray plus free activity sheets! #HomeInsiders

Disclosure: I received HOME on Blu-Ray for review purposes. I am so excited to bring you the chance to win HOME on Blu-Ray, thanks to Fox Home Entertainment Insiders. It’s the charming story of unlikely friendships with the positive message of not judging others by first impressions alone ....more

Pixels and Paper Towns mini sneak peeks

Pixels Rated: PG-13 Photo: Sony Pictures Quick and dirty: As a 1980s girl gamer, I REALLY wanted PIXELS to be a movie to love. Unfortunately, the script and acting are totally pixelated. Oh dear ....more

The stork is coming!

I am expecting a boy in November! Leilani can’t wait to be a big sister, and I have so much to figure out. We have to pick out a name, get a nursery ready, and learn how to change a diaper without getting peed on ....more

Geetha’s what to watch: Antman, Trainwreck, Irrational Man, Mr. Holmes ~ At the #movies

Geetha’s back with another great set of reviews: Marvel’s highly ANT-icipated Antman, along with comedy darling Amy Schumer’s Trainwreck, Woody Allen’s Irrational Man, and a new Sherlock Holmes movie with Ian McKellen – Mr. Holmes. This is a great weekend at the movies! ...more

Soy ginger chicken skewers with just four ingredients ~ Easy #chicken #recipe

Chinese and Japanese food can transport our tables from the mundane to the extraordinary. Yet some Asian cuisine requires elaborate preparation. Not something that’s easy to do on a busy school night, or even on a weekend packed with activities ....more

Minions movie Minion-sized mini review

They are described as “pill-shaped” “knights in shining denim.” Who knows how they came to be? They just…are. According to the new Minions movie, they have existed since the times of the dinosaurs, if not before, making them billions of years old ....more

Win Nicholas Sparks’ The Longest Ride on Blu-Ray!

Disclosure: I received a copy of THE LONGEST RIDE on Blu-Ray for review purposes. The Longest Ride, latest movie from Nicholas Sparks Summer is often all about the kids, but parents deserve a vacay too every now and then, even if it’s just for one night. Yes, a date night, or a night with the girls, take your pick, and best-selling novelist Nicholas Sparks can take you there ....more