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The Last Unicorn – Silver Anniversary

The Last Unicorn – Silver Anniversary

When your all-time favorite childhood movies start having 25th Anniversaries, it is a little like hearing your high school prom song on the oldies station. When I was eight, The Last Unicorn drew me into a magical world of wizards, heroes, and, of course, unicorns. I can still remember watching it during camp movie nights.  I was curious to see how the movie held up over time. This high-definition, wide-screen release corrects the audio and visual problems … Read entire article »

Filed under: DVD, Featured, Kindergartners, School Aged Children

Castaway Cay – Disney’s Own Private Island

Castaway Cay – Disney’s Own Private Island

As the snow piles up outside our home in the Northeast, memories of our Disney Dream cruise keep us warm. The ship itself is a work of art and we were also captivated by Castaway Cay, Disney’s own private island in the Bahamas. Being a few shades paler than white, my family and I aren’t really sunbathers. We love exploring the coast but lounging in a tropical paradise is not our usual vacation preference.    And yet, we … Read entire article »

Filed under: Events, Featured, Travel

What Mom Wants: A Good Night’s Sleep

What Mom Wants: A Good Night’s Sleep

Forget flowers, chocolates and even jewelry…all I really want is a good night’s sleep. Can a pillow really be considered a romantic present? As a busy mom, I have so little time to sleep, and I don’t want to spend it tossing and turning. I’m a pillow aficionado: not content to spend a third (well…more like a quarter) of my life with any less than the most comfortable head support I can find. I … Read entire article »

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