Bill and Melinda Gates 2015 Annual Letter in Images

Bill and Melinda Gates 2015 Annual Letter in Images

In what appears to be their most optimistic annual letter, Bill and Melinda Gates predict that the lives of people in poor countries will improve faster in the next 15 years than at any other time in history. The reasons for these predictions are due to new advancements in Agriculture, Banking, Education and Health. Agriculture […]

Favorite Animals in Movies and TV Shows on Netflix

Favorite Animals in Movies and TV Shows on Netflix

There is an old show business saying, “Never work with Children or Animals“, attributed to W.C. Fields. That is partly because they are so adorable they steal every scene they are in. Those of you that are pet and animal lovers can attest to that. So with the addition of The Adventures of Puss in […]

Nicole Kidman On Paddington Bear Movie and Family

Nicole Kidman On Paddington Bear Movie and Family

Paddington is an adorable, funny, delightful movie that kids and parents of all ages will enjoy. And Nicole Kidman, the villain of the story, is as beautiful and charming in person as she is despicable in the Paddington movie. Paddington is about a talking bear leaving his jungle home in Peru to find a home […]

36 Movies For Teens, Tweens and Parents 2015

36 Movies For Teens, Tweens and Parents 2015

Here is my annual list of movies for teens and tweens. I’ve added parents to my 2015 list since I’m sure that many, if not most of these movies, parents will also want to see. January 1. Paddington Bear (1/16) – A British film based on the character Paddington Bear from the Michael Bond books. A young […]

Best Connect With Your Teens Posts 2014

Best Connect With Your Teens Posts 2014

Here are my favorite articles from 2014. I hope that you enjoy, or get something out of them, as well. 1. The Beatles: Not Quite 50 Years of Memories 2. Educade: Free Game-Based Learning Resources for Teachers and Families 3. 125 Favorite Lost Quotes From Lost TV Series 4. Mayim Bialik: Big Bang Theory Actress Does It All 5. David […]

All Hail King Julien: New Animated Series on Netflix

All Hail King Julien: New Animated Series on Netflix

With Christmas vacation beginning, what a perfect time for a new kid-friendly television series to debut on Netflix. If your family has seen any of the Madagascar animated movies, they will definitely remember the extremely funny lemur, King Julien and his sidekicks, Mort and Maurice. Now, they are back, in a new animated series, All Hail […]