Taking the DenTek Challenge Can Make You a Winner

  DENTEK PARTNERS WITH YOUTUBE STARS THE EH BEE FAMILY, LAUNCHING A 30-DAY FAMILY CHALLENGE TO MAKE FLOSSING A FUN PART OF DAILY ROUTINES   DenTek, a Worldwide Leader in the Oral Care Category, Launches 30-Day Flossing Challenge to Encourage Families to Make Flossing Part of Daily Oral Hygiene Routines in 2018   Jan. 2, 2018 (Tarrytown, NY) – DenTek, a worldwide leader in the oral care category, today announced the 30-Day Family Floss Challenge to help parents and children create new, healthy oral hygiene habits and make flossing part of their oral health care routine.   According to a […]

Book Review * The Top 100 Classic radio Shows by Carl Amari and Martin grams, Jr.

Book: The Top 100 Classic Radio Shows Authors:  Carl Amari and Martin Grams, Jr. Hardcover:  224 pages Publisher:  Portable Press (November 1, 2017) Language: English ISBN: 9781684121274 Genre:  Nonfiction biography Ages:  All ages Price: $29.99 Purchase: Online or at local retailers Portable Press Describes The Top 100 Classic Radio Shows: A compendium of the top radio shows from the golden age of Hollywood. This book is chock-full of fascinating facts and behind-the-scenes information about the best shows from every era including the 1930s, ’40s, and ’50s. Organized into six categories, you’ll learn tantalizing tidbits about the shows and talent who […]

Book Review * Paisley Rabbit and the Treehouse Contest by Steve Richardson

Book: Paisley Rabbit and the Treehouse Contest Author:  Steve Richardson Illustrator:  Chris Dunn Paperback:   40 pages Publisher:  Impossible Dreams Publishing (March 1, 2018) Language: English ISBN: 9780978642211 Genre:  Juvenile fiction (ages 6-10, grades 1-3) Price: $13.95 Purchase: Online or at local retailers PR Release: In a delightful tale of defying the odds, Paisley Rabbit takes readers through the story of a lone girl rabbit competing against her friends to win a big treehouse construction contest,  When the school year starts, Jimmy Squirrel, whose dad owns the biggest construction company in the city, challenges a close group of friends to […]

Santa HQ

‘Tis the season to be jolly.  How could I refuse an invitation for the exclusive Santa HQ event at Deptford Mall?  It is an interactive experience  with a Naughty or Nice O’Meter, an observatory of Santa’s world, Elfie photo opportunities, holiday entertainment, a special visit with Santa Claus  complete with photos.  I have to tell you that my grandson AL told me it was the best ever, and that is saying a whole lot. He knows about Santa Claus .  He even visited visited him last year  in North Pole, Alaska.  The best thing was hearing him say he wanted […]

P. King Duckling, Discovery Duck * DVD Review

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. P. King Duckling, Discovery Duck DVD Release Date: December 12, 2017 Run Time: 132 minutes Number of discs: 1 Studio: Shout! Kids ASIN:BO75DSLVRS SMRP Price: $14.93 Available online Official Shout Synopsis: Discover the web-footed world of P. King Duckling! Spend some time in Hilly Hole with your favorite day-seizing duck … P. King Duckling! […]

P. King Duckling, Seize the Day! * DVD Review

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. Please note that any personal opinions reflected in this post are my own and have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. P. King Duckling, Seize the Day! DVD Release Date: September 14, 2017 Run Time: 154 minutes Number of discs: 1 Studio: Shout! Kids ASIN: B071G3WGK5 SMRP Price: $14.93 Available online   Official Shout Synopsis: Adventure takes flight with the plucky P. King Duckling! Meet P. King, a slightly hapless but intrepid young duck, and […]

Christmas Memories and A Boy and a Dolphin

I grew up in another world–a gentler one full of common courtesies, togetherness, kindness. How the world changed in the generations who followed me! Common courtesies like “please” or “thank you” are less spoken. Families share few meals and less family traditions together. Cold hearts echo Ebenezer Scrooge’s “Bah humbug”. There is too much ME FIRST in most people. Luckily some innocents still bless us. About a week ago a random act of kindness touched me. In Sea World for its Winter Wonderland on Ice, I stopped to pick up a special annual pass holder holiday ornament. It turned out […]