Review: “Finding Dory” is a very satisfying sequel.

Finding Dory. Pixar

SPOILER ALERT! Do not read this review if you don’t want to know anything at all about the plot. However, I tried not to give you too many details beyond what you already expect from watching trailers. This is what I liked about “Finding Dory:” Everything! I winced. I smiled. I cried. Pixar’s new animated […]

What happened in Orlando, Florida is crushing my heart…again.


The weight of what happened in Orlando, Florida is crushing my heart. Especially as a mother. My eyes welled up when I saw the news about a mother getting her son’s desperate texts telling her he was trapped in the bathroom inside The Pulse nightclub with the shooter. “I’m going to die,” were the chilling […]

LEGOLAND® California Offers Second Day Free!


Get the second day free at LEGOLAND California with this special offer at School is out for the summer and you’ve got family fun to organize!  As a LEGOLAND Insider, I’m happy to let you know about a special limited time offer. Save $25 and get the 2nd day FREE when you buy a LEGOLAND® California/LEGOLAND Water Park Hopper ticket! […]

Meet ‘101 Movies’ Author Suzette Valle at the New Canaan Library May 1st

Invitation to Meet Author Suzette Valle at New Canaan Library

We’re on our way, East Coast! I’m very excited to be presenting “101 Movies To See Before You Grow Up” at the New Canaan Public Library in New Canaan, Connecticut. Please join me: Sunday, May 1, at 3PM Adrian Lamb Room 13 Oenoke Ridge New Canaan, CT 06840 (203)966-1776 This fun and dynamic book presentation is for […]

Fox’s ‘Grease Live’ Censorship: Too much or not enough?

Grease Live 1

  Confession: I fell for the hype around Fox’s “Grease Live” out of curiosity. I had to find out what the social media fuss was about around this revamped production of “Grease,” a movie I don’t get tired of watching. However, as much as I love this movie, I couldn’t included it in the children’s […]