Arts & Entertainment

Big Hero 6 XPrize Contest

XPRIZE has joined forces with Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures and Disney Corporate Citizenship for a nationwide video contest designed to find the real-life counterparts to the animated heroes that will soon burst onto the […]

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RickySeries

5 Minutes for Books managing editor Jennifer shares her thoughts on a re-issue of an old favorite series for young readers. This is a sponsored campaign. My son learned to read at an early age […]

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armchair travel

Bonnie is here to share some books great for armchair traveling. With September more than halfway over, many of us are happily putting away the remnants of our summer vacations and settling into normal routines […]

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5 Tips to Hook a Reluctant Reader

5 Minutes for Books reviewer and mom of two boys Nancy shares some of the ways that she overcame her son’s picky reading habits. My sixth grade son doesn’t quite fit the definition of a […]

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When we were little and I needed Warren, I would rub my earlobe. And perhaps it was the alchemy of childhood, a magic that happened because I believed it could, but I swear it worked. […]

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TIWILY-1SHT

Our writer, Jennifer D, received tickets to an early screening of the movie and phone time with the author. Jonathan Tropper is both an author and a screenwriter, and I think that shows in the […]

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early decision

Those of you who have little children under your feet every minute or perhaps have just sent your oldest off to school for the first have heard the platitudes about them growing up so fast, […]

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You can win a trip to Disney’s Aulani Resort and Spa just by sharing a throwback family photo using #VeryBadDaySweeps on Twitter or Instagram. The ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY […]

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Alexander_Character_Kelly

Disney’s upcoming live action movie “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day” opens on October 10th and is sure to be a funny movie for the whole family. My girls and I […]

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Olaf the Snowman from FROZEN Likes Warm Hugs

During ABC Television Network special “The Story of Frozen: Making an Animated Classic,” which aired on September 2nd we learned a lot about how FROZEN was made. We also learned that coming in Spring 2015 […]

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