Hunger Games Bread

By Carina

Bread is super symbolic in the Hunger Games books. Panem, the name of the nation in the dystopian tales, means "bread" in Latin. It's short for "panem and circenses," or "bread and circuses." In order to keep the population of Rome appeased, the rulers would provide grain (bread) and games (circus... Read More

Isaac Mizrahi on Project Runway Allstars Season and Finale!

By Carina

Have you been watching Project Runway All Stars? I obsessively watch Project Runway every season (it goes with everything!) I had the chance to hop on a call with All Stars judge, one of my favorite designers, the fabulous Isaac Mizrahi about this week’s finale. (If you aren't up to date, ther... Read More

Hunger Games Cinna Clip

By Carina

Are you as excited about the Hunger Games movie as we are? Lenny Kravitz's role as Cinna is something I can't wait to see; it's only his second film role ever! "I'm Cinna and I'm here to help." -  The Hunger Games Cinna clip       You might also like: The Muppets on... Read More

4 Lorax Apps

By Rachael Herrscher

Been bit by the Lorax?  We've got Lorax apps to help! The Lorax Price: 99 cents ON SALE (reg. $3.99) Available On: iPhone, iPad, Android, Amazon Apps, Nook, HP What it Does: Narrated story of the Lorax with picture/word association and pan/zoom on the original artwork. Lorax Gard... Read More

Let’s Talk About Last Nights Oscars

By Carina

Let's talk about last night's Oscars! Now that we have Twitter and Facebook, I love watching the show live! It's like being at a ginormous Oscar party with your funniest friend... Read More

The Lorax Movie -It’s Almost Here!

By Staff

SanDiegoMama Mary had a chance to see the new Lorax movie and meet some of the filmmakers. What did she think of it? GIVE-AWAY ALERT! Hop over here to San Diego Mama to read the rest of Mary's review and enter for a chance to win the Lorax - Universal giveaway!     Dr.... Read More

Your Pick for Best Picture?

By Carina

Have you seen any of the movies that are nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards this year? My favorites are The Artist, The Descendents, and Midnight in Paris. I can't remember a year where so many of the nominees were delightful.  I haven't seen War Horse, Extremely Loud, The Help, or... Read More

Do You Watch Award Shows?

By Carina

I love awards season. I'm always down for the Golden Globes, the Grammys, the Tonys, the Emmys, and the Oscars (less than two weeks away!) The Golden Globes are hilarious because half of Hol... Read More

Carina’s 2011 Recap

By Carina

It's hard for me to talk about 2011 without wanting to burst into tears of happiness. (Sincerity Warning: up your dose of insulin here) I feel that I've been so blessed and cared for after a number of hard years. 2011 was a gentler year for me, bringing peace after turmoil. While there were chall... Read More

Confessions of a Reality Show Watcher

By Carina

I know reality TV isn’t real; I’m not an idiot. If you watch the credits for reality shows you’ll see “writers,” which is your biggest clue. However, you won’t hear me complaining about reality TV--well, any more than any other TV genre. It’s summertime and this is when reality TV ... Read More