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DC Super Hero Girls YouTube Channel and $100 Giveaway

DC Super Hero

My kids LOVE anything to do with super heros. Yes, even my girls. But then again, how could they not love them? A super hero is exciting and powerful and everyone looks up to them. Even I love them! Something else my kids love is watching things on YouTube. They love watching the iPad (or even on my phone!). I was able to recently introduce them to the DC Super Hero Girls YouTube channel and they are in love! If your kids are looking for … [Read more...]

Snow White Available on Blu-Ray TODAY Plus Free Activity Sheets

Snow White

Snow White has been a movie I've loved since I was a little girl. Waiting for the release of the Blu-Ray seemed like torture but I was thrilled I got a chance to receive a preview copy! I got to sit down on our movie night this past weekend and watch one of my favorites with my kids. These moments are priceless and I tell you, they are times I will treasure forever. Snow White is available on Blu-Ray today, February 2 so make sure you go out and … [Read more...]

More Super Hero Action with DC Comics + Amazon Gift Card Giveaway!

Christmas break starts Monday and my kids are excited for lots of free time! LA is at the age where he loves super hero action and he's going to love watching the latest DC Kids animated series! Have you heard about it? If your kids are looking for as much superhero action as possible in one place during the holiday break, DC Kids is their answer! It will keep them entertained and give them something fun to watch during their free time over the … [Read more...]

Disney/Pixar’s Sanjay’s Super Team – First Clip Now Available!!

Sanjay's Super Team

Disney short films are always amazing and that's why I am excited to see Sanjay's Super Team! The first clip from the short film has just been released as well as some pictures! Check them out below: My son watched the clip about 7 times! He's already drawn to it! I can't wait to take him to the theater to see The Good Dinosaur and watch this, too! DETAILS ABOUT SANJAY’S SUPER TEAM DISNEY•PIXAR Genre: Animation/Short Rating: … [Read more...]

Lego Scooby Doo Sets and Video (Giveaway)

This is a sponsored post, however, all opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. I love LEGO and Scooby Doo and truly want to share this awesomeness with you! ;)  If you are a LEGO and/or Scooby Doo fan you'll want to check out these amazing Scooby-Doo stop motion videos created using the brand new Lego Scooby-Doo sets! New videos will be uploaded weekly – so be sure to visit ScoobyDoo.com and subscribe to the WB Kids … [Read more...]

From Script to Screen – Learning All About Inside Out #InsideOutEvent

Inside Out Story Supervisor

I was provided with an all expense paid trip to bring you the details about this movie and others. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Sitting down and chatting with animators and those gifted enough to work at Pixar is really something I will NEVER forget. These people are amazing. They are passionate. I know, I've said these things before but I cannot even begin to express how much it has touched me...how much of an … [Read more...]

Zootopia – New Teaser Trailer Available! #Zootopia

Have you heard what the geniuses at Disney have been up to? You have to check it out! The teaser trailer from Walt Disney Animation Studio’s Zootopia is now available!! Check out the Zootopia Trailer!   More About Zootopia Genre:  Animated Comedy/Adventure Rating: TBD U.S. Release Date: March 4, 2016 Voice Cast: Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman Directors: Byron Howard, Rich Moore Co-Director: Jared Bush Producer: Clark … [Read more...]

The Love Story of the Summer – Pixar’s Short Film Lava #InsideOutEvent

Pixar's Short Film Lava

I was provided with an all expense paid trip to bring you the details about this movie and others. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Who doesn't love oceans, gorgeous scenery and a tear-jerking love story? When you go to see Inside Out this summer (starting June 19!!) you'll be treated to the latest Pixar short film of Lava. Lava is short in length but long in emotion and heart. I have to admit that I had a few … [Read more...]

New Videos from Warner Bros & Toy Basket Giveaway (5 Winners!)

Who doesn't love Warner Bros!? Check out some of the amazing new videos from DCKids & Warner Bros' new Youtube channels - included are favorites such as Batman Unlimited, DC Super Friends and Scooby-Doo! There will be many more updates over the next year, so don't forget to subscribe to their channels! DCKids Channel   WBKids Channel Check out the DC Super Friends video playlist: We are a family big on cartoons and we love … [Read more...]

Meeting the Minds Behind Inside Out #InsideOutEvent

Inside Out Event #InsideOutEvent

I was provided with an all expense paid trip to bring you the details about this movie and others. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. It's difficult to say I had an absolute favorite session when we were learning all about Inside Out because they were all incredible, but meeting with Director Pete Docter & Producer Jonas Rivera is seriously near the top of the list. These guys are full of life and they … [Read more...]

The Visual Storytelling and Lighting of Inside Out #InsideOutEvent

I was provided with an all expense paid trip to bring you the details about this movie and others. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Time for some more Inside Out fun! Being at Pixar really was an incredibly inspiring experience. The people who work there are beyond talented and fun. Today I get to tell you more about our meetings with Patrick Lin, Inside Out Director of Photography and Inside Out Lighting Artist … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Animation Studios Sets Sail With Moana #Moana

Disney's Moana

Yesterday Walt Disney Animation Studios revealed plans today for MOANA, a sweeping, CG-animated comedy-adventure about a spirited teenager on an impossible mission to fulfill her ancestors' quest. Don't you just love news of a new Disney movie!? Details about Moana from Disney: WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS SETS SAIL WITH “MOANA”  Ron Clements and John Musker (“Aladdin,” “The Princess and the Frog”) Helm the Epic … [Read more...]

A Special Look at Disney’s Feast #Feast

New short film - Disney's Feast

I'm always excited about new things from Disney and this is no exception! Take a look at Disney's Feast, a new short film coming next month!   A Look Into Disney's Feast Genre:   Animated/Comedy/Short Rating:  TBA U.S. Release Date: November 7, 2014 in front of “Big Hero 6” Director: Patrick Osborne Producer: Kristina Reed “Feast,” a new short from first-time director Patrick Osborne (head of animation for … [Read more...]

Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out – Teaser Trailer Now Available! #InsideOut

Disney Pixar's Inside Out

Get ready! Here comes a new Disney/Pixar film! Inside Out will be in theaters next summer! Here's all of the info about the movie and a new teaser trailer!! INSIDE OUT DISNEY•PIXAR Like on Facebook:                facebook.com/disneypixar Follow on Twitter:                  twitter.com/disneypixar U.S. Release Date:                  June 19, 2015 Director:                                   Pete … [Read more...]

New Trailer Now Available for Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue

Cad Spinner

If you remember, when I went to LA last summer for the Monsters University premiere my group also got to be the first group in public to view Planes. I was blown away at how amazing that movie is and how much I truly appreciated the lessons that children can learn from it. So....when I heard they were making a second Planes movie you know I had to be elated!!!  And guess what!? It's finally here...the trailer, that is! Take a look and get excited … [Read more...]

Disney’s Frozen Activity Sheets for the Kids (and you!) Now Available!

FrozenActivity3

Who else can't wait to see this movie!? I am so excited about seeing it Thanksgiving weekend and I know our little ones will love it! Here are some Frozen activity sheets you and the kids can keep busy on to pass the time until Frozen arrives in theaters!! ;) Note: Please click on each image to load a full page PDF for better printing and loads of fun! Frozen Activity Sheets       Walt Disney Animation Studios, the studio … [Read more...]

The New Disney’s Frozen Trailer Now Available! Check It Out! #DisneyFrozen

I recently shared the new Disney Frozen poster with you and told you there would be a new Frozen trailer coming out. Well....the long awaited trailer is now available!! I got my hands on this a few days ago and was beyond excited to watch it and now I am thrilled to share it with you all! Make sure you show the kids, too!  Check it out! This movie looks fabulous, doesn't it!? I'm in love already! <3 More Info about Frozen: OFFICIAL … [Read more...]

Check Out Disney’s Frozen – New Poster and Movie Info #DisneyFrozen

Disney's Frozen

This is one movie I can't wait to see! Disney's Frozen will hit theaters November 27, just in time for the holiday movie season!!! Check out the new movie post below and some info about the movie in case you've not heard of it! There will be a new trailer this next week, too so stay tuned to Mama on a Green Mission to see that! FROZEN (In … [Read more...]

Monsters University is Back in Theaters for Labor Day Weekend! #MonstersU

Monsters U Labor Day Weekend

Monsters University is back in theaters this Labor Day weekend!!!  Perfect timing here in Michigan, school starts Tuesday so it's a fun way to get in one last summer celebration while getting in some "school" too! ;) Check out the new spot for the film below: Just some study tips on Monsters University OFFICIAL BOILERPLATE: Ever since college-bound Mike Wazowski (voice of Billy Crystal) was a little monster, he has dreamed of becoming a … [Read more...]

Learning About the Art Behind Animation #DisneyPlanesEvent

Disney Story Artist

My day at the Disney Planes event last month in California was full of all kinds of information and fun! I was inspired and intrigued all day! I've always been interested in the art behind cartoons and to actually sit and speak with a story artist and learn from him was a dream come true! I only wish my teen son, the artist in the family, could have been there, too! ;) Art Hernandez was incredibly kind and down to earth person! Our group … [Read more...]

Animating Disney’s Planes with Ethan Hurd #DisneyPlanesEvent

Asst Animation Director

When you were little, chances are you dreamed of growing up doing an amazingly fun job such as creating the cartoons you loved to watch. Now that we are adults, how many actually pursued that career? I was recently given the honor of attending the Disney Planes event where I was able to take part in a question and answer session with assistant animation director, Ethan Hurd. Ethan attended school at the California Institute of Arts and now has an … [Read more...]

My Top Five Moments at the Monsters University Premiere

Monsters University Blue Carpet

Disclosure: I was provided with a trip to Hollywood to attend the Monsters University premiere in exchange for my honest opinion on this and various topics that will be covered in the coming weeks. All opinions are 100% my own and are not influenced in any way. Wow! I can't believe it's over already! It seemed like it took forever to get here and when I was actually in California, time just flew! It was amazing! Now, I get to tell you in more … [Read more...]