It’s A “Sick Day” And I’m Loving Netflix! Installation Was Easy-Peasy! #NetflixKids

Rosie is home sick today and I have to say, "I'm loving Netflix!"  I just installed it today and we're already happily cozy-ed up on the sofa watching Atlantis:  The Lost Empire!  Let me back up a little... Have you ever searched through pages and pages of your on-screen cable guide only to find "nothing" on television that you want to watch?  Even with hundreds of channels, it happens to us.  We know there are shows on that we like to watch, … [Read more...]

DVD Giveaway: “My Dog The Champion” starring Dora Madison Burge (US, Ends 3/15)

Do you search and search for family entertainment like we do?  It's difficult to find movies that our whole family can enjoy together.  When I was asked to do a review/giveaway of My Dog the Champion on DVD, I was excited!  We added a dog to our family this past year and my daughter is especially excited about anything involving a girl and a dog *smile*. What It's About From the city to the country, families from coast-to-coast will … [Read more...]

Get “Frozen” TODAY! And More – Get ‘The Incredibles’ free!

I am so excited!!!!  I went to the app store from my iPad and searched for "DisneyAnywhere".  Clicked "Install".  Open the app.  You sign in with your Disney account (or open one if you don't already have one).  Connect to your iTunes account with a couple more clicks.  You receive the movie, "The Incredibles" (one of our favorites!).  I clicked to buy Frozen and yikes!  I'm watching "Frozen" on my iPad right now!  Check out this press … [Read more...]

Giveaway: “On With The Show” and “Story Time With Barney” DVDs! (US, Ends 2/3)

Welcome to the Be Our Valentine Hop, hosted by TheReviewWire.com! If you are one of my regular readers, thank you! Entering will be easy, once you follow KLY on social media you can just click away. If you’re new here, I have to warn you – you’ll soon find yourself saying, “I’m so lucky I found that!” Kelly’s Lucky You is a place to find out about the newest, latest products (and some old favorites) that will make your life easier, better or … [Read more...]

Movie Review: “2 Guns” Starring Denzel Washington and Mark Wahlberg – Now on Blu-Ray, DVD, and Digital HD

 The Story of "2 Guns" Two bad guys are part of a drug cartel, living fast and dangerous.  But wait, are they bad guys?  Or is one of them an undercover agent?  But wait, huh?  Are both of them undercover?  Do they know about each other?  Hey!  Are they good guys or bad guys?  Are they working together or are they enemies?  Did he just shoot a bad guy?  Did he just shoot a good guy?  Did they just shoot each other? Suddenly, everyone is … [Read more...]

Giveaway DVD Movie: Norman Rockwell Presents, Coming Home For Christmas (US, Ends 12/4)

I settled in to my comfy recliner with a cup of hot chocolate and watched, "Norman Rockwell Presents, Coming Home For Christmas".  The O'Brien family looked like the perfect Norman Rockwell holiday family.  Wearing traditional holiday outfits, in their traditional home, with the fireplace burning, they happily decorate the Christmas tree and a home-made angel goes on top.  Yuck.  But soon we find out that the O'Brien family is not perfect - they … [Read more...]

Giveaway: VeggieTales Merry Larry and the True Light of Christmas + $10 Paypal Cash (US, Ends 12/6)

Welcome to Kelly’s Lucky You! If you are one of my regular readers, thank you!  I appreciate each and every one of the people who use Kelly’s Lucky You to find out about the newest, latest products (and some old favorites) that will make your life easier, better or more fun. If you’re new here, I have to warn you – you’ll find yourself saying, “I’m so lucky I found that!” when you read about some of my favorites.  I try to do as many … [Read more...]

Giveaway: Thomas & Friends, 3 Movie Pack AND Barney, 3 Movie Pack (US, Ends 10/31)

Welcome to the Anything Goes October Giveaway Hop and KellysLuckyYou.com! If you are one of my regular readers, thank you!  I appreciate each and every one of the people who use Kelly’s Lucky You to find out about the newest, latest products (and some old favorites) that will make your life easier, better or more fun. If you’re new here, I have to warn you – you’ll find yourself saying, “I’m so lucky I found that!” when you read about some … [Read more...]

#ad Recipe for Fast and Fun Family Movie Party!

Don't have much time?   Don't have much money? Want a family night of dinner and a movie but need an easy meal and fun meal? Don't worry! My recipe for a Fast, Fun Family Movie Party is easy and budget friendly! We headed to Walmart for the ingredients to create an Oscar-worthy masterpiece.  This recipe for movie night is a sure winner in the "Food and Fun" category. RECIPE Fast and Fun Family Movie Night (serves … [Read more...]

DVD Giveaway: Thomas & Friends “King of the Railway: The Movie” (US, Ends 10/5)

The favorite of children around the world for nearly 70 years, Thomas & Friends, has come out with a movie adventure! 62 minutes of fun with the #1 blue engine and his friends will delight your children.  Our family has always enjoyed watching Thomas.  The stories are perfect for children under the age of five or so.  The trains are captivating and the idea of talking toys is a sure hit with little ones.  I was fascinated by the narrator … [Read more...]

A Fun Day – Join Disney Planes, World of Cars – Disney Pixar Films And Walmart

Sometimes fun things with your kids just happen organically.  You plan one thing and it turns into something even better!  That's what happened to us yesterday.  I had planned to go out to breakfast with my daughter and my mom and then shop at Walmart for some toys based on the new release from Disney, Planes.  And add to our collection of Cars toys because the two go so well together. If you haven't seen the movie, Planes yet, it was inspired … [Read more...]

I Can’t Wait For The Movie, “Saving Mr. Banks”!

I am so excited about this movie! Oh-my-goodness! Tom Hanks, Emma Thompson, Walt Disney, Mary Poppins - all in the same movie! Yike-er-oos! I'd heard bits about "Saving Mr. Banks" but never connected what the title meant. I never connected it with Mary Poppins until I saw the trailer. Well, of course, Mary Poppins was there to save Mr. Banks. He didn't know how to enjoy life. He didn't know what was important. He didn't know how to be a child. … [Read more...]

Exclusive Debut of the New Trailer for “Delivery Man” starring Vince Vaughn

What does family mean to you?  As a mom created by adoption, I might describe family differently than others.  Our family isn't "traditional" and I don't look like my daughter but I'm proud to be her mom.  For me, families aren't a mom, dad, and two point four kids.  The question, "What does family meant to you?"  is explored in a new movie debuting November 22nd, called "Delivery Man", starring Vince Vaughn. When I received an email from my … [Read more...]

Johnny Depp Falls Off Horse And Nearly Trampled While Filming The Lone Ranger!

I can't wait to see the movie, The Lone Ranger, starring Johnny Depp and Armie Hammer as the duo of outlaws for justice.  When I first saw the amazing makeup for Johnny Depp's character, Tonto, I was drawn in.  Each subsequent bit of information has only increased my interest. While filming a scene for The Lone Ranger, Johnny Depp fell off of his horse and was nearly trampled!  You have to watch the video - it's incredible! Did you say, … [Read more...]

Sneak Peek of Iron Man 3 Commercial Set to Air During Big Game on Sunday!

“Like” IRON MAN 3 on Facebook: www.facebook.com/ironman   “Follow” IRON MAN 3 on Twitter: @Iron_Man   Visit the website: http://marvel.com/ironman3 IRON MAN 3 releases in theaters on May 3rd! … [Read more...]

Academy Award Nominations Announced!

Best Picture Amour (5 nominations) Argo (7 nominations) Beasts of the Southern Wild (4 nominations) Django Unchained (5 nominations) Les Misérables (7 nominations) Life of Pi (11 nominations) Lincoln (12 nominations) Silver Linings Playbook (8 nominations) Zero Dark Thirty (5 nominations) Best Actor in a Leading Role Bradley Cooper - Silver Linings Playbook Daniel Day-Lewis - Lincoln Hugh Jackman - Les … [Read more...]