Finding Dory -a fintastic family movie

Have you ever felt like there is something important you should be remembering but you just can't? It happens to me all the time, and I'm quite sure I am not the only one. So what happens when Dory, everyone's favourite forgetful fish, finally starts remembering that thing that she keeps forgetting? 13 years after the release of Finding Nemo, Disney Pixar returns us to the sea with Nemo, Marlin … [Read more...]

Alice Through the Looking Glass

   "Curiouser and curiouser..." is pretty much how I felt in the days leading up to the screening of Alice Through the Looking Glass I was invited to attend. I had seen a few trailers, both in the movie previews at the theatre and on TV, I had seen the "Just Like Fire" video by P!nk, and I had done some reading. I have long been a fan of the Tim Burton/Johnny Depp combination, going … [Read more...]

Spending quality family time with Netflix

Watching movies is something that we love to do as a family, and is something that we have done together since Q was quite young. I love to introduce Q to new places and characters, and as he has gotten older, the selection of movies that we can watch together has only gotten greater. No longer are we limited to watching primarily Disney and other animated movies geared towards the littlest … [Read more...]

Family movie night? Don’t mind if we do!

Do you do family movie nights? We LOVE watching movies together, everything from Disney favourites to Superheros, Curious George to Catching Fire. Q and I go to the movies a lot too, but it seems that kid appropriate movies come in fits and spurts and a lot of times either there is nothing we'd like to see playing, we've already seen it 20 times, or we just don't feel like going out. We like to … [Read more...]

Marvel Universe Live – a superhero fan’s dream come true

What kid hasn't dreamed of seeing their favourite superhero movie come to life? Seeing Captain America, Thor, IronMan and the rest of the Avengers live and in person? Now imagine not only seeing them, but feeling like you are part of an epic battle to save the world? That is exactly what Marvel Universe Live is. It is a Marvel fan's dream come true - 25 superheroes and villains come to … [Read more...]

Disney Pixar’s Inside Out – a must see family movie

  If you are a Disney Pixar fan, chances are you have been eagerly anticipating the release of the new movie Inside Out for quite some time. I know we have!  How many times have you wondered what was going on in someone's head? Have you been curious about what makes you you, or what shapes your personality? I'm guessing that the makers of Inside Out have wondered those exact things … [Read more...]

WIN a pass to the advanced screening Disney/Pixar’s “Inside Out”

Have you ever looked at someone and wondered exactly what is going on in their head? Or maybe wondered just what they were thinking and why, or what the voices in your own head sounded like? Now's your chance to find that all out, and more, thanks to the brand new Disney•Pixar film “Inside Out". Based in Headquarters, the control center inside 11-year-old Riley’s mind, five Emotions are hard … [Read more...]

Tomorrowland

Have you ever been to Disneyland and visited Tomorrowland? Do you remember visiting it as a kid and seeing all of the futuristic rides and buildings? How did it make you feel? I remember visiting it as a kid and seeing all of the rocket ships, and the amazing Michael Jackson Captain EO show (yes, I know, I'm dating myself), and how it all really inspired me to think if what the future would be … [Read more...]