Captain America: The Winter Soldier Cast Interviews – #CaptainAmericaEvent

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“Captain America: The Winter Solider,” is the second movie in the Captain America movie franchise.  It is based upon the Marvel comic book series first published in 1941.  Since its debut in 1941 the Captain America comics have sold more than 210 million copies in more than 70 countries.  The story follows Steve Rogers aka Captain America in his quest to defend his country and adjust to the modern world.  In Marvel’s movie “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” Steve Rogers {Read More}

6 Things I Learned at Disney Social Media Moms Celebration 2014 – #DisneySMMoms

Gary Buchanan - Disney Social Media Moms #DisneySMMoms

Receiving the Pixie Dusted email with an invitation to Disney Social Media Moms Celebration was a dream come true. I am grateful that I was asked to attend such a prestigious celebration of Bloggers. However, just like any “conference” you get out of it what you put into it. I had some big personal goals that I wanted to achieve while at the event and one of those was to talk to people and really connect with them. Overall I {Read More}

Embrace Your Inner Evil with MALEFICENT – #Maleficent

Maleficent Poster - #Maleficent

Maleficent is my FAVORITE villain and I am so stoked about this new movie. “Maleficent” explores the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the classic “Sleeping Beauty” and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone. The film stars Angelina Jolie as Maleficent, Sharlto Copley, Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple and Lesley Manville. Oh heck yeah!!! Starting today, you can enter for a chance to win a trip to the {Read More}

Disney Planes Fire & Rescue FREE Activity Sheets

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Click on each image to download the activity sheet. The color pack contains 10 coloring sheets. Planes Fire & Rescue Color Sheets Planes Fire and Rescue Fire Safety at Home Activity Sheet Planes Fire and Rescue Maze of Courage Planes Fire and Rescue Memory Game Planes Fire and Rescue Smoke Jumper Kit PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE opens in theaters on July 18, 2014! Like PLANES on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DisneyPlanes Follow PLANES on Twitter: https://twitter.com/DisneyPictures DawnDawn is a social influencer and has been writing about {Read More}

Moms of ABC TV Mixer – #ABCTVEVENT

Ming-Na Wen and Patrica Heaton #ABCTVEVENT

When I read through the itinerary of the Los Angeles trip for the Muppets Most Wanted and Captain America event I was so excited to read that we would also be doing a cocktail hour with the Moms of ABC. I watch many of the shows of the actresses that we were going to be talking to and I prepared a bunch of questions ahead of time. However, when the interviews started it was like chatting with old friends and {Read More}

Hanging Out with the Animals at the LA Zoo

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I attended the screening of the new Disneynature movie BEARS at the Walt Disney Studios in the Frank G. Wells building.  As I walked through the hallways I was surrounded by Disney history – my kind of awesome. We then screened the movie BEARS with an introduction by Paul Baribault, Vice President of Marketing. BEARS is an epic story of breathtaking scale set against a majestic Alaskan backdrop, Disneynature’s 2014 big-screen adventure “Bears” follows a bear family as impressionable young {Read More}

Elle Fanning Visits Disneyland – #Maleficent

Elle Fanning visits Disneyland - Maleficent

This weekend, Elle Fanning stopped by Disneyland for the Disney Social Media Moms Conference to share a clip from MALEFICENT and to celebrate her 16th Birthday. She also took pictures in front of Sleeping Beauty’s Castle as well. Mickey Mouse brought out the biggest cupcake for Elle to help her celebrate her birthday. Cupcakes were given out to everyone at Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. Maleficent also made an appearance but wasn’t very happy that she wasn’t invited to the {Read More}

There’s a Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow

Bill Winston Eagle

Today, I laid my Dad to rest.   I spoke at his funeral today, I could have gone on for hours about him but this is what I said. Thank you all for coming today, Bill would be overwhelmed with the amount of people that have shown up.   Yesterday I received a message from one of the websites that I contribute to called the Magical Blogorail.  Many of the other writers made a donation in the amount of $250 {Read More}

Grey’s Anatomy Set Tour with Jessica Capshaw #ABCTVEVENT #GreysAnatomy

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  About Grey’s Anatomy Grey’s Anatomy is the recipient of the 2007 Golden Globe Award for Best Drama Television Series and nominated for multiple Emmys, including Outstanding Drama Series, “Grey’s Anatomy” is considered one of the great television shows of our time. The high-intensity medical drama, now beginning its tenth season, follows the personal and professional lives of a group of doctors at Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial Hospital. “Grey’s Anatomy” was created and is executive-produced by Shonda Rhimes (“Scandal”, “Private Practice”) {Read More}

Win a $100 Massage and Facial Spa Gift Package

Massage Envy Giveaway

Mother’s Day is just around the corner on May 11th and wouldn’t it be nice to treat your Mom to a massage AND a facial? Giving the gift of wellness helps them relieve stress and reap the many other health benefits of massage therapy. Some of these benefits include: Lower heart rate and blood pressure as well as relaxed muscles* Increase in endorphins, serotonin and dopamine – all chemicals that make your body feel good* Decrease in cortisol levels and {Read More}

Sebastian Stan is Fast, Strong and has a Metal Arm in Captain America: The Winter Soldier – #CaptainAmericaEvent

Group Sebastian Stan - #CaptainAmericaEvent

“Captain America: The Winter Solider,” is the second movie in the Captain America movie franchise.  It is based upon the Marvel comic book series first published in 1941.  The story follows Steve Rogers aka Captain America in his quest to defend his country and adjust to the modern world. Since its debut in 1941 the Captain America comics have sold more than 210 million copies in more than 70 countries. This past weekend “Captain America: The Winter Soldier opened with a {Read More}

Anthony Mackie Soars as Falcon in Captain America: The Winter Soldier #CaptainAmericaEvent

Anthony Mackie - Blogger Group Photo - #CaptainAmericaEvent

“Captain America: The Winter Solider,” is the second movie in the Captain America movie franchise.  It is based upon the Marvel comic book series first published in 1941.  The story follows Steve Rogers aka Captain America in his quest to defend his country and adjust to the modern world.  Since its debut in 1941 the Captain America comics have sold more than 210 million copies in more than 70 countries. In Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” Steve Rogers teams {Read More}

Free Pirate Fairy Coloring Pages

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Are you looking for a collection of Pirate Fairy coloring pages? Then look no further than here because I have all seven Disney Fairies from the new movie The Pirate Fairy. Click here or on the image to download all seven coloring pages as a PDF.   Or click below to only print the ones you one. Zarina Tinker Bell Rosetta Silvermist Fawn Vidia Iridessa DawnDawn is a social influencer and has been writing about her nerdy side since 2004. {Read More}

FREE Captain America Coloring Pages and Activity Pack – #CaptainAmericaEvent

Free Black Widow Coloring Page - #CaptainAmericaEvent

Download FREE Captain America Coloring Pages and an Activity Pack Coloring Pages This packet contains 15 coloring pages, click on the image to download the entire packet as a PDF or click here. Or download just a few below Captain America Black Widow Black Widow Battle Falcon Winter Soldier Activity Pack This packet contains 10 sheets, click on the image to download the entire packet as a PDF or click here. Or download just a few below Maze Maze Word {Read More}

Should You See Captain America: The Winter Soldier? #CaptainAmericaEvent

Captain America and Black Widow - #CaptianAmericaEvent

“Captain America: The Winter Solider,” is the second movie in the Captain America movie franchise.  It is based upon the Marvel comic book series first published in 1941.  The story follows Steve Rogers aka Captain America in his quest to defend his country and adjust to the modern world.  Since its debut in 1941 the Captain America comics have sold more than 210 million copies in more than 70 countries. In Marvel’s “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” Steve Rogers teams {Read More}

I’m Going to Disney Social Media Moms 2014 #DisneySMMoms

DSMM 2014

I am honored that I was invited to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration for 2014. In years past the event has been held in Walt Disney World, but this year it will be held at Disneyland and we are about 8 hours away from “The Happiest Place on Earth”. Needless to say that when I got the invite I didn’t hesitate submitting my registration because it was a no brainer. Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, is an invitation {Read More}

Scarlett Johansson Loves Playing Marvel’s Black Widow #CaptainAmericaEvent

Scarlett Johansson Interview 2

As part of the Captain America portion of my recent trip to Los Angeles I had the opportunity to interview Scarlett Johansson about her role as Black Widow in the new “Captain America: The Winter Solider” movie. The interview took place at the beautiful Beverly Hilton Hotel. Scarlett Johansson is a New York native and made her professional acting debut at the age of 8 in the off Broadway production “Sophistry,” with Ethan Hawke, at New York’s Playwright’s Horizons. She {Read More}

Celebrate the New Disney Collection at Kohl’s with a $50 Gift Card

Kohls and Disney Jumping Beans Clothing Collection for Children - #MagicAtPlay

Kohl’s and Disney have teamed together to launch “Magic at Play” a new Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse kids themed Disney apparel.  The line is available for kids of all ages in infant, toddler, boys 4-7 and girls 4-6x.  It is made by Jumping Beans and available at Kohl’s and Kohls.com starting on April 3.   I will be attending the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration in a few days and we are headed to Kohl’s to pick up some items from {Read More}

Exploring the World of Captain America with Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige #CaptainAmericaEvent

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As part of the Captain America portion of my recent trip to Los Angeles I had the opportunity to interview Kevin Feige. He is the producer of “Captain America: The Winter Solider,” and also the President of Marvel Studios. Feige was named President of Marvel Studios in 2007. He oversees all creative aspects of Marvel’s feature film and home entertainment. Since 2000 he has been involved in bringing Marvel comic book characters to the big screen. He was involved in {Read More}

Do You Remember the Tom and Jerry Show?

The Tom and Jerry Show - Backyard

I remember being at my grandmother’s house and watching the The Tom and Jerry Show and laughing.  I really thought the gags were funny and I really enjoyed the show when I was younger.  Now the famous cat and mouse duo is back in an all-new series and I am excited to share their show with my children.  The show is still called the The Tom and Jerry Show and it premiers on Wednesday, April 9th at 5:30 (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network. {Read More}