The Good Dinosaur Review: Work Through Your Fears

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Here’s a quick review of Disney/Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur.” SPOILER ALERT! Read at your own risk. You or your children may have to work through your own fears while watching this movie. “The Good Dinosaur” is rated PG. Parents need to know that this is a hard PG rating (not leaning towards a G film) […]

MTV VMAs Reached A Dangerous New Low

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I hate to sound like a broken record (pun!), but Sunday’s broadcast of MTV’s Video Music Awards has to be one of the worst yet. In keeping with Miley Cyrus’ downward spiral, MTV stooped to her level and produced a low-quality show. I’ll admit, I started to watch the show after my Twitter feed was overrun with East Coast-time posts of […]

Your Kid Wants To Be A Video Star

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Your kid wants be a video star. He’s not alone. And you may have a hard time convincing him or her to do otherwise. VidCon held in Anaheim, California this summer attracted it’s largest audience yet. An estimated 20,000 avid video watchers, industry pros, and content creators gathered to see their online idols in person. Never heard of […]

Back To Our Regularly Scheduled Blog

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I’m back! At least I’m trying to convince myself about getting back to curating my personal blog after turning into an author for a few months. I’ve missed you, and to be honest, even I missed me! In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve been MIA over the last several months hunkered down writing a children’s book. I loved the process. […]

Crafting Community’s Annual Family Camp in Palm Springs Announced

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The Sixth Annual Crafting Community is set for May 1 – 3 at Ace Hotel & Swim Club in Palm Springs. Read on to find out more about this unique family vacation and how to get tickets! “Crafting Community, or Family Camp as a lot of guests have started calling it, is such a unique event, where travel, art, fashion, […]