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

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

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

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

How To Win at Family Movie Night

By Erin Oltmanns

I don’t want to brag or anything, but we watch a lot of movies around these parts. Especially these days, because it’s cold and I’m a giant pansy. But I realized that my willingness to enjoy movies a wee more frequently than normal, had dulled the luster of family movie night a bit. It w... Read More

The Holiday Movies to Stream on Netflix

By Anna Shirley

There is more to watch on Netflix this holiday season than you'll likely have time for. Because I know you'll be busy baking and wrapping, here's a handy list of the holiday movies to stream on Netflix. Whether you're trying to get your preschooler in the mood with a Christmas special or you and the... Read More

DOWNLOAD ALERT: The Secret Life of Pets

By Erin Oltmanns

Hitting the road for Thanksgiving? Heading over to a packed house to wrestle over pie? Just realized that the kiddos are off of school for FIVE DAYS? FIVE. Why does this surprise me every year? I blame the monumental meal planning. I’ve been wringing my hands, trying to figure out the opt... Read More

Official Cars 3 Teaser Trailer

By Rachael Herrscher

Things are looking pretty serious in Radiator Springs. "From this moment, everything will change." Wondering whether to cry or get excited . . . We snagged a couple of sneak peak's at the concept art -- this might give you a little hope that Lightning will ride again! &nbs... Read More

What to Watch over Thanksgiving Weekend

By Anna Shirley

Now that you have the menu all planned, it's time to focus your attention to a very pressing matter - what to watch over Thanksgiving weekend. Warm up with a movie with Thanksgiving vibes: Of course you have a hankering for something surrounding the holiday. One of these movies should sa... Read More

5 Reasons Why Holiday Movie Night is THE BEST

By Erin Oltmanns

I’ve never been shy about my love of family movie night. I was so excited when my first child was old enough to sit through, and be entertained by, an entire movie. So family movie night is a constant around here. But nothing makes me as happy as when it’s time to enjoy the HOLIDAY movies! I... Read More