Sofia the First coming to Disney Junior

This looks like a fun addition to the already fabulous Disney Junior lineup! A princess for the toddler crowd, that's actually a younger age.  She teaches and models positive, age appropriate behaviors like sharing, kindness, being a good sister.   I can't wait to meet her!! What do you think- will it be a hit? DISNEY ...

Disney’s Prep and Landing on DVD #giveaway 2 winners

An instant family favorite was Disney's Prep and Landing a few years ago.  I loved it instantly.  Its cute, its funny, its a new twist on holiday shows, and- it's TINSEL!   This is one of the first Christmas specials where so many techy gadgets (even if they are shaped as gingerbread men) are used- such ...

I finally saw The Muppets. GO.

You'll laugh, you'll cry, you'll laugh some more, and you will maybe even fall in love with a guy named Walter. I have seen The Muppets on the big screen, loved every corny joke-filled, sweet story, goofy trick, song and dance routine-filled minute of it. From the surprise (!!) Toy Story short at ...

Squinkies For Boys!

We love Squinkies around the Bargains house. They're cute, they're fun, they fit in pockets (and radiator grills) and don't hurt when you step on them in the dark (tested multiple times on multiple floor surfaces). Squinkies hit the stores last fall and flew off shelves lightning fast- and in the past year they've grown ...

Beauty and the Beast: Enchanted Christmas & Belle’s Magical World DVDs (Giveaway)

On November 22nd, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment releases the following:  BEAUTY & THE BEAST: THE ENCHANTED CHRISTMAS SPECIAL EDITION on Blu-ray™ and DVD Combo Pack, DVD and Movie Download BEAUTY & THE BEAST: BELLE'S MAGICAL WORLD SPECIAL EDITION on DVD and Movie Download Belle, Beast, Lumiere, Mrs. Potts and Chip are back!!  Not just for Christmas but for Belle's Magical World.  ...

Animals Five Rules of Cool!

·         LIVE LOUD!!!! – Anything worth doing is worth doing at high-decibel. Whether it’s playing drums, singing, expressing your opinion or simply wearing a really loud sports coat, this is a surefire way to make sure the world knows who you are, where you are and in which direction you’re headed.    ·         EAT NOW! – ...

Kermit the Frog Cupcakes! Just in time for Thanksgiving!!

I LOVE Kermit the Frog.  LOVE him.  He's my very favorite of the Muppets, although I love them all.  In just one week and 2 days there's going to be Muppet mania nationwide...because the new movie opens!! Who else but Disney would find fun uses for Mentos, too!! Thanks to the folks at Disney for sharing!

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Space Adventure (Giveaway)

 Blast  off with Mickey Mouse and pals on a rocketship full of fun in Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment’s newest release of Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Space Adventure, a new, full-length intergalactic adventure that takes the Mickey Mouse Clubhouse gang – Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Goofy and Daisy – into outer space on a search for the ultimate space treasure. Packaged with ...

Cars 2 is available on BluRay/DVD! *Fun activity/printable links inside too

I think i've seen Cars 2 eight times already.  Obviously the first 2 viewings were probably the most exciting, given that I was at a screening in LA and then got to walk the Red Carpet and attend the World Premiere!! In Cars 2, we revisit many of our friends from Cars- only time has passed, ...