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Nov 5, 2014

I think this way of thinking goes back to men being gentlemen and chivalrous. But, I came across what looks to be a survey from women about old school dating habits they wish men would bring back:

Nov 5, 2014

I bet you may have played with some of these toys before like Rubik’s Cube, the game Operation, Slip N Slide, or you bought you a container and blew a few bubbles! Well, these and other toys are finalists to be inducted into the National Toy Hall of Fame! Gather the kids, click the pic, and see the complete list!

Photo courtesy of Strong's National Museum of Play

Nov 4, 2014

Probably the biggest thing I deal with around the holidays is stress and that shouldn’t be! So, I did a search for help and found 5 tips to lower stress like: Enjoy!

1. Budget your spending

Make a plan for how much you're willing to spend on what during the holidays, and stick to it. This should relieve the stress of overspending.

Nov 4, 2014

If you’re one of the ones who loves to hit the stores on Thanksgiving as well as Black Friday well, you might want to make sure who’s open and who’s not! I came across a pretty long list of stores that won’t be selling you anything on Turkey Day like!

Courtesy of HLN

Nov 3, 2014

Tis the season for Grumpy Cat’s Worst Christmas Ever! Yeah, I mentioned a while back that the famous grumpy cat you see all over Facebook was getting her own Christmas movie. Well, I now have the trailer as proof and as cheesy as the movies seems to be, I like the trailer. I’ll call it a feel good, Lifetime, Christmas movie, which airs November 29th at 7! Gather the kids and click to pic to watch the vid!

Nov 3, 2014

I get a kick out of couples who marry in unusual places. Well, Dottie Coven and Keith Stewart from Kentucky joined that club by exchanging their vows 32,000 feet in the air on a Southwest flight headed for Dallas yesterday! 4 year old flower girl, Sydney passed out peanuts to all the passengers, while Bride to be, Dottie danced down the narrow aisle to join her man and be wed! The two met two years ago on a dating website and because they travel a lot on flights, they decided to marry on one!

Nov 2, 2014

You’ll probably find yourself thankful for not getting this much snow. Up to 22 inches in some areas of East Tennessee and I’m thinking if this is any indication of how our winter might go, we’re in for it!

Photos courtesy of Tennessee State Parks on Facebook

Nov 2, 2014

Peter Pan Live that airs December 4th on NBC starring Allison Williams as The Pan and Christopher Walken will play the part of Captain Hook! Click the pic and enjoy the new trailer!

Nov 2, 2014

Actress Liv Tyler is pregnant with her second child and she wins the award for best costume. She stepped out as a bun in the oven! It’s awesome!

Photos courtesy of Liv Tyler's Instagram account

Liv Tyler, Instagram

Oct 30, 2014

When I saw this, I thought it was animation, but it’s for real! It’s a squirrel actually carving the eyes, nose, and mouth on a pumpkin. Now, I don’t know if the squirrel is trained to do this or not, but either way, it’s not a bad piece of work. Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Oct 30, 2014

Just like with the Halloween costumes, I found the trendiest Halloween candy state by state and it’s a bit surprising. In fact I’m not sure I agree with the infographic, but I’ll let you look it over and form your own thoughts.Info's below!

Oct 30, 2014

Lola ate a toy turtle! Lola is a Tortoise and apparently, an X-ray showed something rather unusual in its belly — a tiny metallic turtle. Lola the tortoise was examined by a vet in Miami because he’d had stomach problems for a month and wasn’t eating. The vet says when he saw the X-ray he thought his staff were playing a joke on him. Well, Lola is now in good health the vet says the small turtle pendant should be digested soon. Good to know that Lola is not a cannibal! Check the X-ray below!

Photos courtesy of Kansas.com and Huffington Post.com

Oct 29, 2014

When two people fall in love, the fall part is not literal. Unless you’re Chad Kannard and Julia Madgaleno! They had just gotten married and was walking up to the reception area, when Chad picked up Julia to carry her the rest of the way. Well, he got cute and started running down the sidewalk when he lost his balance and fell with her in his arms! Click the link and see how it turned out!

WARNING: Language

http://youtu.be/Z5NdssyIVA0

Oct 29, 2014

They say a picture is worth thousand words. Well, I think this pic is worth 10 thousand! I came across a photo of an elderly man in Fremont California having a burger with a photo on his table. The photo is him and his late wife, whom he lost 5 years ago after 55 years of marriage. It’s a powerful pic that’s gone viral. Enjoy this pic and then click it to get the rest of this great story courtesy of WKRN, Nashville's News 2 and ABC News!

Oct 29, 2014

The Avengers Age of Ultron isn’t due out until May of next year, but Marvel does a really good job of teasing us all the way up to show time. Got a new trailer featuring bonus footage of the Avengers having a get together and trying to pick up Thor’s hammer which only he can do. Get the big and little kids, click the pic and enjoy the cool, new trailer!

Oct 28, 2014

Here we are quickly approaching Halloween and you or your kids are still trying to decide on what or who to be! Well, I found out what costumes are trending the most in each state with the number one trending costume in Tennessee being BATMAN! Click the pic and see the infographic!

Pic and infographic courtesy of Huffington Post Business

Oct 27, 2014

If anyone can do justice to Taylor Swift’s “Shake it Off” is Kelly Clarkson! In a recent concert, Kelly cranked up this gospel version of the song and I’m telling you she brought it! Not to mention Taylor heard it and loved it too! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Oct 27, 2014

Taylor Swift was on MTV talking about her new album 1989 and talking about doing her Gremlin voice as well! Kind of creepy, but cool for Halloween and would be a good voice mail greeting. Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Courtesy of MTV

Oct 27, 2014

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You would think being an actor would have its perks! For instance, being able to kiss other big celebrities in a movie or TV show. But, that’s not necessarily so! I came across 10 of the worst celebrity kissers according to their co-stars! Enjoy the list below!

Oct 26, 2014

As a dad of two teens, I’ve had to sharpen up on my teen lingo! Here are 35 teen sayings to help you understand your teen(s)!

1. Bye Felicia -- From the movie "Friday," it's a response to someone who says they're leaving to indicate you don't care that they're going

Oct 26, 2014

I’ve always loved those automatic ice dispensers on your fridge! Well, what if that same dispenser shot candy out to you? Awesome, right!?! Well someone has managed to make this happen and I call it heaven! Kids do try this at home after you click the pi and watch this cool vid!

Oct 26, 2014

I like to highlight world records. Well, this guy really did it! Simon Plant of Findern England managed to pull 14 cars a good 18 feet and 2 inches to break the world record! That’s cool enough, but what makes this even cooler is he did this to raise money in the fight against cancer! Gather the family, click the pic, and enjoy this vid!

Oct 26, 2014

This Gorilla is smart and sneaky! You have to see this. The Gorilla I’m speaking of likes to stay still for a long time in front of the observation glass. Then when the onlookers least expect it, he jumps up, lunges, and smacks the glass, scaring the folks watching him! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Oct 26, 2014

You and the kids might find this fun! I came across a little slide show courtesy of Yahoo dot com where you can see before and after pics of different super heroes like Batman, Thor, Iron Man, Captain America, Wonder Woman, The Hulk, and more! Click the pic and enjoy the transformation!

Courtesy of Yahoo

Oct 23, 2014

Yes! I found me another cute doggy video, except this time the cuteness is even cuter because while this dog is doing tricks for its owner, it’s complaining the entire time! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!