DVR Review * Living Hope

Living Hope Studio: Word Films Genre:  Documentary Run Time:  93 minutes Discs: 1 Release Date:  March 1, 2016 SMLP: $10.99 PR Release: Living Hope is the story of three extraordinary individuals who have devoted their lives to serving the poor in South Africa.  It is a feature length documentary created by the filmmakers behind Journey to everest, Apostles of Comedy, and Honoring a Father’s Dream:  Sons of Lwala. As I See It: The song “We Are the World” and its theme compassion made people aware of the poor and the sick as does this documentary. Change comes with charity, education, […]

Wholesale Costume Club Made Me My Special Princess

The product(s) featured in this review was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. This review has not been monetarily compensated and is based on the views and opinions of my family and/or self. Please note that the opinions reflected in this post have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. When Star Wars was initially released, someone described it as a space cowboy movie. Thinking it was somewhat a spaghetti western, I missed it in first run. However, when it garnered ten Oscar nominations, I decided perhaps I’d better […]

Shutterfly, My Personal Publisher

The product featured 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. I literally take thousands of pictures each year. Several containers stacked in an out-of-the way corner, several more stacked under the bed, a bookshelf of albums are tributes to old times and cameras with film. Newer digital photos take less physical space since they are either on discs or drives. Me I like show and tell moments. […]

Book Review: The Best Homemade Kids’ Lunches On The Planet by Laura Fuentes

The product featured in this post was provided free of cost to me at Disney Social Media Moms’ 2017 Land and Sea Celebration 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. The Best Homemade Kids’ Lunches On The Planet Author: Laura Fuentes Adult Fiction Paperback: 239 pp. Publisher: Fair Winds Press (2014) ISBN: 978-1-59233-608-1 SRP: $24.99 Brief Summary: Too bad food service school lunches often fail. In 21st Century America childhood obesity is the rising […]

DVD Review: The Wild Thornberrys: The Complete Series

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. The product(s) featured in this review was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. This review has not been monetarily compensated and is based on the views and opinions of my family and/or self. Please note that the opinions reflected in this post have not been […]

GoGoSqueeZ–Applause For This Applesauce

The product(s) featured in this review was provided free of cost to me for the sole purpose of product testing and review. This review has not been monetarily compensated and is based on the views and opinions of my family and/or self. Please note that the opinions reflected in this post have not been influenced by the sponsor in any way. May, 1952 was the worst of times for a little girl. Stuck home in bed quarantined by chicken pox, lonely for my beloved gentle cat outside playing with the rabbits, I was left alone to amuse myself. Visitors were […]

For God and Country, a Creations by You Photostory

Creations by You PhotoStory is a digital photo book making product. Its online tools (paintable backgrounds, stickers, even free-hand drawing tools) to help create  the finished literary work.  The budding author gets to supply the words on the pages of this one of a kind hardcover. As a keepsake, I consider it perhaps the best available on the market. Pricing begins at $21.95 and, in my opinion, is worth every penny and more.  Photostory is not just for kids and teens. A while ago I featured it on a Holiday Gift Guide and committed myself towriting “For God and Country”.  It is about my son’s time […]