King Julien Premiere and Holiday Movies from Netflix #StreamTeam


I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. All Hail King Julien Did you hear? King Julien from Madagascar got his own show! Check out this clip from the all-new Netflix original All Hail King Julien which just premiered December 19th! I like to move it move it! Celebrate the holidays with King Julien’s friends from Madagascar with […]

20 Dynamic Duos on Netflix #StreamTeam

my new garden friends

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. Everyone has their ‘yin’ to their ‘yang,’ their ‘cream’ to their ‘coffee,’ and their ‘peas’ to their ‘carrots.’ Who is that person for you? Is it your mother, your sister, your best friend, or daughter? My 7yo daughter recently bought BFF necklaces for one of her […]

Celebrate Mini Milestones with Netflix #StreamTeam


I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. My seven-year-old had her first sleepover about a month ago. Of course, I was nervous nelly – how could she spend a night away from me? From us? But c’mon – girls and costumes and giggling and fingernail painting, it’s just too big to fight. Plus, […]

Pizza and a Movie Night with 18 Netflix Titles #StreamTeam

18 Pizza and a Movie Night Netflix TV and Movie Choices

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. Now that school’s back in session, we’ve been celebrating the weekends heartily. With soccer games and schedules in full swing, it feels good to kick off our shoes on a Friday and not have to cook, y’know? With the busy hustle and bustle of the week, […]

Fun 80’s Shows to Show the Kids (& Netflix Giveaway) #StreamTeam

80's Classics to Watch and Share with Your Kids

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. Do you remember your favorite shows from when you were a kid? I used to remember sitting on my parent’s checkered-print couch in the crook of my mom’s arm watching Dallas, or Bosom Buddies, or Night Rider. Gosh, just saying those names brings me right back […]

Fun Science Shows & Movies for Kids on Netflix + Science Experiment Fun #NetflixKids

Fun Science Programs for Kids on Netflix

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. I’m not sure about you, but my kids are faaaaascinated with science. Making a potato battery? Mixing vinegar and baking soda? Food coloring carnations? Oh yeah, baby. We love fostering that love of science and experimentation with science-based movies and shows that stream on Netflix. (Mythbusters […]

Gold Winning Sports Movies for the Spring Season #NetflixKids

The Short Game

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. Now that the Olympics are over, we’re still reveling in the sports spirit as we’ve started our spring soccer season. If you’re looking to keep the Olympic feeling alive at home with your kids, why not try these Gold-winning titles available on Netflix now: For your […]

Moms’ Night Out Movie – Parents of All Kinds MUST See

I need a Moms Night Out because..

I planned this whole big “Moms’ Night Out” with my San Antonio blogging friends. We were going to view the free pre-screening of the new Moms’ Night Out movie at the Regal theatre at 7pm, but meet for drinks at the Perico’s Grill next door at 5:30. I organized this get together for Maria with […]

From Books to Movies – Kids’ Books Brought to Life on Netflix #StreamTeam

charlottes web

I’m a compensated member of the Netflix Stream Team. We love the library, and my children are obsessed with reading. So much so, it’s a struggle to get them up and going OUT to play because they’re so engrossed with their books (ahem, Super M). That’s why it excites me to see so many children’s […]

He’s Just Not That Into You Soundtrack


I’m sure you recall when the book He’s Just Not That Into You came out and was featured on Oprah, all the buzz surrounding it, as if flew off the shelves, women in the streets freaking out about it being so smack-yourself-in-the-forehead-Homer-Simpson-style “D’OH!” it was about dating and the excuses. It spread like wildfire. If […]

Brendan Fraser Hotness in Inkheart


I’m not ashamed to admit that I love having a few good reasons to go see a new movie with my children – not only do I love it when they take great books and make it into movies, with fantastic special effects, brimming with action and suspense, I love it when they cast hot […]

Adult comments in children’s movies


You’re sitting there, enjoying the popcorn, soft drink and occasional Milk Dud while watching the new children’s movie and all of a sudden, a comment or gesture has been made on screen that you and your spouse understand, but leave the children merely giggling because others are. You aren’t sure what to do. It’s funny, […]