Pop Culture

16 Life Lessons I Learned From My Dogs

By Erin Oltmanns

This post is in partnership with Universal Pictures’ upcoming film A Dog’s Purpose, coming to theaters January 27. I was raised by two dog lovers and I’m doing my darndest to raise two more. Boxers are a particular favorite of ours. That’s me with our dog Primo. Judging from my per... Read More

Hey Girl! Watch Ryan Gosling’s Sweet Tribute To Eva Mendes At The Golden Globes

By Rachael Herrscher

Hey Girl . . . Ryan Gosling gets it.   His Golden Globes acceptance speech was our favorite: “While I was singing and dancing and playing piano and having one of the best experiences I ever had on a film, my lady was raising our daughter, pregnant with our second, and trying to help... Read More

The Complete 2017 Disney Movie Line Up

By Erin Oltmanns

Since The Walt Disney Movie Studios include not only films from the Disney minds, but also Pixar and Marvel, you can count on 2017 being a downright MAGICAL year for Disney movies. Beauty and the Beast! Cars 3! Star Wars VIII! Chris Pratt and Chris Hemsworth! I...mean...Guardians of the Galaxy... Read More

Donald Trump and Kid President Face Off

By Melanie Donahoo

What's that your mom used to say? "If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all." Apparently some people ::cough cough:: Donald Trump ::cough cough:: could use a little refresher course on the concept, as illustrated by his Tweet to ring in the new year. Luckily for Preside... Read More

This Musical Mashup by Us The Duo is Everything

By Melanie Donahoo

In 2014 and 2015, the husband/wife musical group Us The Duo hit us with a mashup of the top songs of the year. If you missed those, get your life together. You can watch the 2015 version here and check out the 2014 version here. Talk about a trip down memory lane!   Well, they did it ... Read More

The 2017 Movie Trailers We Can’t Stop Watching

By Erin Oltmanns

I for one, can’t wait to send 2016 packing. (DON’T LET THE DOOR HIT YOU ON THE WAY OUT, 2016) Here’s another reason to be stoked about the upcoming New Year—2017 will welcome a gaggle of movies to a big screen near you, that quite frankly, we CANNOT wait to see. If someone laid down... Read More

This Family is Christmas Goals

By Melanie Donahoo

Our Christmas activities usually involve a healthy dose of everyone glued to their electronic devices. This family brings a whole new meaning to "Christmas routine." They set the bar for family togetherness pretty high. You've still got a few days left in the holiday season to give this a try... Read More

YES! A Despicable Me 3 Movie is COMING!

By Erin Oltmanns

YES! He's back! I love Gru. LOVE. HIM.  Come on...a villain that gives up the evil life for three little adopted girls? While giving us the all too relatable kiddo line, "It's so fluffy, I'm gonna die!" And just when we didn't think these characters could get any funnier or sw... Read More

Napolean And Pedro Are BACK, 12 years later…

By Kalli Verbecky

I remember the first time I watched Napoleon Dynamite, I was in college and I sat there wondering if this was a biopic on some of the weirdos in my Wyoming home town. Because they were all there, personified on screen and it was glorious to behold.  Napoleon, Pedro, Deb, Kip and LaFawndu... Read More

The Polish Ad That’s Winning Christmas {And Your Heart}

By Rachael Herrscher

We love it when even the ads get the heart of the holidays. Just watch: (Ear muffs warning on the bath tub scene . . . if your kids are around give it a quick mute, if you are alone, laugh your face off)... Read More