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When Calls the Heart Hallmark Series Based on Books by Janette Oke

Recently, I received a copy of When Calls the Heart: Episode 1: Lost & Found from a Hallmark Series based on Janette Oke’s bestselling book series about the Canadian West. Michael Landon, Jr. is the executive producer and director. If you don’t get the Hallmark channel, you can buy the DVD series: When Calls the Heart – […]


To Keep or Return #GoogleGlass . That is the question…

Today is my first full day with Google Glass and as I sit here tethered to my computer, charging the device which seems to have a very short battery life, I am already wondering how soon I should pack up this cool new technology and send it back despite its promising application. Buyers remorse is […]

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RIO 2 Opens in Theaters: Interview with Carlos Saldanha

  RIO 2 opened in theaters across the country this weekend to sell-out crowds and kids ready for sun and fun. Last week, my daughters and I had the unique opportunity of interviewing the Rio 2 director, Carlos Saldanha after attending a screening of the movie a couple of days before. While other interviewers were going […]


Goodwill Donations

Gifts That Keep Giving

#Giving Tuesday is over but that doesn’t mean to stop giving. You can give money, pack a box, knit a scarf for a homeless person or simply get rid of your old stuff and take it to your local Goodwill. At the beginning of the month, I started cleaning out Fall things and bringing out […]

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Social Media Stats for 2013

I love great infographics and here are two about the state of social media in 2013. Enjoy! Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually.     by jorobot. Explore more infographics like this one on the web’s largest information design community – Visually.

Mobile Marketing

5 Mobile Marketing Tools to Reach Busy Consumers

With 80 percent of customers using their mobile device to shop, a marketing strategy that does not account for mobile is foolish at best and self-sabotaging at worst. More customers comparison shop online, make retail purchases and use their mobile device to review businesses. These decisions affect their brick and mortar shopping habits and follow […]


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A Look into Universal’s The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

Here are a few of the concept renderings that have been released for The Wizarding World of Harry Potter – Diagon Alley by Universal Orlando Resort and Warner Bros. Entertainment, a brand new themed experience for the park opening this summer. The world of Harry Potter is being brought to life in a whole new way and my kids are […]

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CLOSED: GIVEAWAY: Win a pair of tickets to SURGE film: Casting Crowns, Newsboys, Lecrae & Acquire the Fire

Comment below to enter to win one of several passes for two I am giving away to SURGE the movie, an high-energy Christian rock band compilation film featuring the following artists:  Casting Crowns, Newsboys, Lecrae and worship artists Acquire the Fire. These evening tickets are for the Pottsgrove theater on the edge of Pottstown, PA. […]

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Movies About Finding Faith: Camp and Season of a Lifetime

This week, I FINALLY got time to sit and watch some wonderful movies for families that were recently released by Word Films. The first one I watched was CAMP because I was a camper and counselor for 10 years in my youth and loved every moment. Only this camp in this movie is a little […]