Arts & Entertainment

Walt Disney Animation Studios - Moana

Walt Disney Animation Studios revealed plans today for “Moana,” a sweeping, CG-animated comedy-adventure about a spirited teenager on an impossible mission to fulfill her ancestors’ quest. In theaters in late 2016, the film is directed […]


Avengers - Age of Ultron - #Avengers #Marvel

I am wildly excited about “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” because the Avengers series is one of my favorite in the Marvel Universe. I like the characters and the banter between them is fun to watch. A […]

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Tomorrowland Poster

I am so excited to share with you the much anticipated trailer for Walt Disney Pictures movie TOMORROWLAND. There is a lot of excitement surrounding this film among Disney fans. In Disney’s riveting mystery adventure […]


Avengers Age of Ulton Title Image

Marvel Studios presents “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” the epic follow-up to the biggest Super Hero movie of all time.  I am so excited to see “Avengers: Age of Ultron” when it comes out on May […]

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Books for Middle School Girls

Jennifer Donovan, 5 Minutes for Books managing editor, mother of a teen daughter and a tween son, brings you some book recommendations for middle school girls. That 12 – 14 range is a tricky one […]


Taylor Swift with Mic

Thanks to Target for sponsoring this fabulous giveaway for our Canadian friends – we adore Target and Taylor Swift! (Written by Janice Croze, co-founder of 5 Minutes for Mom, while dancing to “Shake it Off.”) […]


Disney Pixar Inside Out Cast Photo

I am excited to share with you the first peek at the upcoming Disney Pixar movie INSIDE OUT. The voice cast is amazing and I think you will really like the storyline. Growing up can […]



One look at the cover of Rebecca Dudley’s newest picture book, Hank Has a Dream, reveals the magic that is to be found in this charming story. “Last night I dreamed I flew!” Hank tells his hummingbird […]


Sneak Peek at the Disney Animated Short Feast - #Feast

Walt Disney Animation Studios’ new short FEAST will be the short playing before BIG HERO 6 when it opens on November 7, 2014. “Feast,” a new short from first-time director Patrick Osborne (head of animation, […]


God Made Light Sample Pages

Susan here to let you know about a lovely children’s book written by Matthew Paul Turner. If you’re a blogger, you may know Matthew’s wife Jessica Turner. She’s a friend and sent me a copy […]