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Nov 20, 2014

Just when you thought it was safe to finish your pumpkin spice latte and actually leave Starbucks to go home, they do this to us. They’ve installed and are testing a very cool wireless charging system for your phone. Yep! It’s in 200 stores in San Fran, but when the green light is given will go nationwide and I’m sure that will include The Music City! Check out this pic!

 

Nov 20, 2014

When you were a kid you probably dreamed of being Cinderella or just simply enjoyed the classic tale! Well, this is pretty cool! A new version of the old story is being told again starring Lily James as Cinderella and Kate Blanchett as the wicked stepmother! The tale will be retold next year and in the meantime, gather the little princess around the computer, click the pic and enjoy the trailer!

Nov 20, 2014

Lots of kids will be at all those wonderful Thanksgiving gatherings including ours. So, I’m so glad I found this. It’s 10 sanity saving tips to keeping kids well behaved on Turkey Day! Great read! Enjoy!

1. Don't Forget the Fun

Nov 19, 2014

You may have heard Anna Marie the other morning talking about a possible shortage of chocolate! That’s okay, but now, it’s possibly happening to bacon! No, not bacon! Not Bacon. Got to have my bacon! Yeah! I came across 6 more possible shortages and their explanations and if you’re a new mom, they’re even talking about diapers. Check it out on my page at Mix 929 dot com!

 

6. Pumpkins

 

Nov 19, 2014

Charlie Brown is going CGI or computer animated! Yeah and it looks good! It’s the Peanuts Movie and it come out this same time, next year! And I’m so glad you asked. Yes, I do have a trailer for you! Click the pic and enjoy with the family!

Nov 19, 2014

Obviously, Thanksgiving isn’t at all bout fast food, but I was checking out GMA and came across some guests instructing on how to craft the perfect fast food Thanksgiving! It seems a little crazy, but there are folks that prefer this kind of food a lot. I even dig fast food from time to time. But, I thought I’d share the video and it might even inspire you to be different this year! Click the pic, enjoy the vid, and Happy Fast Food Thanksgiving!

 

Image by ABC/GMA

Nov 18, 2014

Meet Danielle Delph of Oregon! She’s an art director and took on a very cool, but intense project. After going through some old photos of her mom, she managed to carefully Photo Shop herself into pics with her mom and they are awesome! But, the cool part to this is she managed to surprise her mom with the photos and see herself being really good friends with her mom back then. Got these pics and more in fo on my page at Mix 929 dot com!

 

Photos courtesy of Danielle Delph

Nov 17, 2014

You want to talk about cut! Let me introduce you to Gracie Lynn Wilson! She’s just a little 3 year old girl with a big heart! She was having breakfast recently with her parents when she spotted him!  Talking about the jolly old elf himself, Santa Clause! Yep, he was eating breakfast all alone when Gracie Lynn decided to be sweet and come join him. For the rest of the story, click the pic and enjoy!

 

Nov 17, 2014

My family and I have been here in Tennessee for almost 2 years now and one of the many things that attracted us here were the many great places to dine in Nashville! Well, our adventures in Music City food brought me to the top 10 hottest restaurants in Nashville, which has been a really great help in locating some good places to check out! Click the pic and enjoy the foodie intel!

 

Courtesy of Zagat

Nov 17, 2014

Yet, another cool chapter in the life of Taylor Swift! She surprised a super fan by actually arriving at her house! It happened this past Friday in Connecticut, when Taylor surprised Stephanie Barnett with a huge load of goodies for her two year old son, Leyton! Taylor normally just has it all delivered, but because this load included a big toy car, she decided to drop it all off herself, surprising the family and having a wonderful time!

Nov 16, 2014

Thanksgiving with our family involves some fun games and here's a list you might want to check out and use for your Turkey Day Festivites!

Nov 16, 2014

In case you ever wondered what Taylor Swift looks like close up, she’s on the cover of Time Magazine in a close up shot that’s so close, you can see the pores in her face. Enjoy!

Courtesy of Time Magazine

Taylor Swift TIME Magazine Cover

Nov 16, 2014

Shoppers will find plenty of turkeys this holiday season but at higher prices, according to a Purdue University expert.

Wholesale prices of turkeys are expected to be 8 percent to 10 percent higher than last year, said Corinne Alexander, an agricultural economist who tracks trends in food prices.

Nov 13, 2014

Hot off the Presses! A new movie trailer for Avengers: Age of Ultron with more eye candy that will get the kiddos even more excited for this movie. In fact, it was my son, Collin that showed it to me and I’m so ready to take the kids and see this film! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Nov 13, 2014

One Direction is taking over NBC Universal! On Wednesday, an “unprecedented” and “groundbreaking” partnership was announced between the boy band and the entertainment company.

Nov 13, 2014

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1. No plating. When you’ve spent the better part of a day cooking, you don’t need an extra task to worry about. At a buffet, everyone can serve themselves, so you’re free to tend to the last-minute details in the kitchen. 

Nov 13, 2014

I must say, Taylor Swift was a cute kid! I came across a video montage of Taylor at different ages with it wrapping up with a snippet of her singing the National Anthem at a 76ers game at the age of 12! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Courtesy of Pintrest

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Nov 12, 2014

Prince! Yep! I found where he not only took and posted his first selfie, but instead of using that silly iPhone, he used a real upscale 35 millimeter! Got to admit, the man still looks as good as he did when he hit the music scene many years ago. Would you agree?

Courtesy of Prince's Facebook

Nov 12, 2014

I have to tell you I’m glad that Robin Williams had some projects still out there that we can enjoy and one of those was the latest “Night at the Museum” film, Secret of the Tomb! Robin returns as Theodore Roosevelt and from the new trailer, the films looks good. Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

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Nov 11, 2014

I really enjoy creative marriage proposals and baby announcements! Well, Erika Jackson created a really neat and emotional way of giving her husband, Jacob the news that their having a baby! She presented him with a framed print of the house from the movie “UP” with a very sweet poem on the back revealing the pregnancy. This one will need a tissue. Click on either pic below to see the actual video presentation!

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Nov 11, 2014

Being a Star Wars fan, I got such a huge kick out of this. I found a bird that can imitate a star wars laser blaster! Click the pic and enjoy!

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Nov 10, 2014

This is so cool! Ian Roper is the assistant football coach at Swain County High school in North Carolina and he was blindsided big time by his, now wife, Robin with a complete wedding ceremony on the football field where the team just won a huge game! Well, it was all Ian could do to hold back the tears and found himself to be the luckiest man alive for having someone like Robin. Click the pic to enjoy the rest of the story and the video!

Nov 10, 2014

I’ve brought you many cute baby videos, but this one has to be right up at the top of the list! Dad captures babies’ first crawl, which is awesome enough! But, what happens right at the end of the vid is really, really, cute! Click the pic and enjoy all that cuteness!

Photo and video courtesy of You Tube

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Nov 10, 2014

If you’re a Friends fan, you know this song!...(audio)… Yep! Smelly Cat by Phoebe, of course, played by actress, Lisa Kudrow! Well, I found out that Lisa actually wrote the melody to that song. She talked about it in a recent interview and mentioned that she had some help from Chrissie Hynde, lead singer of The Pretenders! If you want to relive that “Smelly Cat” moment, click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Nov 10, 2014

Well, it’s a beautiful Norway Spruce that I’m not sure will fit in our living room! It stands about 85 feet tall and weighs roughly 13 tons! Once decorated, it will display 45,000 led lights and one Huge, beautiful star! Yes! I’m talking about the 2014 Rockefeller Christmas tree! It was cut down this past week and once it done brightening up the plaza, it will go back to the farm that donated the tree to b used to build habitat for humanity homes! Very cool and you can see a video of all this when you click the pic! Enjoy!