I recall when I was a little girl going with my mother and one of my sisters to the local Turtles Movie Rental store to rent a movie. I chose Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas and have loved the movie ever since. My daughter was about two when we stumbled across a beaten up old VHS of the movie to add to our collection, but it only worked on the one VCR which is now broken (anyone have a VCR to give?!). Anyway! I am delighted that this year you can add the delightful Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas to your family library on DVD!! Disney’s epic fairy tale Beauty and the Beast continues with the release Beauty and the Beast The Enchanted Christmas just in time for the 25th anniversary of the original animated classic. The Enchanted Christmas tells a tale set within the story of the original. . .
**Sony Home Video provided me with some of the materials I used in this Blog Post/Giveaway. The opinions I share are my own.** We are not much of a live television family, however we do love our DVDs and especially children’s movies. Last week we added a new fairy tale to our selection. My Princess could not be more thrilled, and AppleBlossom the superhero girl is delighted as well. Goodness, even the Rascal and Enginerd enjoyed watching this one! About The Swan Princess: Princess Tomorrow, Pirate Today is out on DVD September 6 from Sony Home Entertainment! In the brand new original animated film, Princess Alise is training to be the perfect royal but in her heart all she wants to do is sail the seven seas as a swashbuckling pirate! After setting sail,Princess Alise is shipwrecked and washes ashore on an island where she meets Lucas, a young boy. . .
Galaxy Buck: Mission to Sector 9 is a must-see for all ages, from VeggieTales creator PHIL VISCHER! Kids will enjoy Buck Denver’s latest adventure with his friends from What’s In the Bible? and parents will appreciate the humorous nods to Star Wars and Star Trek. More importantly, Phil Vischer’s gifted teaching delivers a clear message to kids and adults about God’s love and purpose for our lives. Galaxy Buck communicates important Biblical truths that will add to everyone’s faith foundation, whether a life-long Christian or a new creation in Christ.
As a family, we do not own cable, satellite, or any of those services. We do own DVDs and use a subscription service or two for streaming videos. Last fall, I stumbled upon When Calls the Heart, the series, or the first season rather on one such service and with my girls we curled up and watched episode after episode day after day. In years past I read the book which the series is based on with the name When the Heart Calls by Janette Oke. I enjoyed the book and the first season, thus when a review opportunity came up from FishFlix.com ~ (http://www.FishFlix.com) to watch a DVD featuring Movie 3 from Season 2, When Calls the Heart, Heart of the Family, I was ecstatic. The problem that I find with subscription services is that the material is always changing, while when you own it on a physical DVD you can watch it anytime and. . .
In the afternoon on the weekends when the Enginerd is home we usually gather as a family and while he is control of the remote often we look for something on Netflix the whole family can enjoy. Recently we discovered a new show to add to our list, Dinotrux!
Right now, DreamWorks has allowed a special 11-minute preview of the show! You too can get an idea of what the fun is about!
You thought King Julien knows how to party? Check out Rob, King Julien’s oldest and bestest friend and party expert! Watch the new season of All Hail King Julien on Netflix 10/16.
Watching Magic School Bus for Science. Daniel Tiger for Character. Reading Rainbow for Literature. History Channel documentaries for History. LeapFrog for Math. That counts as a school day right? (Looking forward to a non-sick day.)
Last night we had the privilege as a family to watch Pirate’s Code. As the movie started I got the idea that perhaps this was a sequel as there were several statements and hints to this being a follow up. It took me a while to discover that indeed there was another movie called The Adventures of Mickey Matson and the Copperhead Treasure (2012) while my DVD is Mickey Matson and the Pirate’s Code (2015). There also appears to be a third, yet unnamed movie planned according to http://www.mickeymatson.com/. In this follow up to Mickey Matson and the Copperhead Treasure, Mickey Matson is at it again; this time pitted against the evil Admiral Ironsides and his gang of pirates who are intent on destroying civilization. They’re new invetnion, the Tesla Coil, is a weapon of mass destruction that will send an electromagnetic pulse throughout the world, destroying every electronic device. . .
“Marvel’s Agent Carter” returns for a second season of adventure and intrigue, starring Hayley Atwell in the titular role of the unstoppable secret agent for the SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve).
More on Marvel.com: http://marvel.com/news/tv/…
Are your kids in need of a safe and fun environment where they can explore, create and imagine, all while developing their faith and learning biblical truth? Enter the Odyssey Adventure Club (AOC)! When I was a child the music on the radio was not something that I desired to listen to (I’m still not into 80s/early 90s music…), so I ended up listening to Oldies and radio theatre. My favorite program was undeniably Adventures in Odyssey. I listened live on the radio and could quote the mailing address by heart and even wrote a letter to Connie back in the day… I still have set of cassette tapes that I’m really looking forward to sharing with my daughters (if only I could find a tape deck, eventually!). I also have a few CD sets that we’ve listened to from time to time. I’m really hoping as they get a little. . .
HIT ENTERTAINMENT BRINGS FIREMAN SAM® FRANCHISE TO AMAZON.COM EXCLUSIVELY Fireman Sam Season 1 Launches on Amazon Today with Additional Content and Product Following this Fall NEW YORK, June 3, 2014—HIT Entertainment, one of the world’s leading preschool entertainment companies and a division of Fisher-Price, today announced that Amazon will be the exclusive U.S. home to the popular preschool franchise Fireman Sam®. Fireman Sam Season 1 (13 episodes) will be available to stream or download in Amazon Instant Video, Prime Instant Video, and FreeTime Unlimited beginning today. To celebrate the launch, Amazon is offering a free episode of Fireman Sam. In addition to TV episodes, Fireman Sam eBooks will also be available for the first time in the US starting today. Physical products from apparel to toys to lunch boxes, all of which will be available with fast, free shipping and free two-day shipping with Amazon Prime will debut later this year. Amazon and HIT Entertainment have created. . .
Simon Orwell is a brilliant student whose life has taken a series of wrong turns. At the point of giving up on his dreams, he gets a call from an old professor who has discovered a breakthrough in a device that would create unlimited energy, and he needs Simon’s help.