One of my favorite things to do with my daughter is to attend New York Liberty basketball games. If you haven't been to a game before or you missed the 2017 season opener, there's a lot of season left. If you need more persuading, here are five reasons why Liberty games are so awesome:1. They play in The Garden Madison Square Garden is one of the best places in the country to watch a game. The energy of the fans. The history of the arena. Seriously, nothing beats it! 2. Family friendly and affordable "Affordable" and "New York City" are … [Read more...]
When I was approached to review a new American Girl doll, to be honest, I was slightly reluctant. My knowledge of the dolls through friends and family led me to believe they had an issue with diversity. In addition, the dolls and their accessories were rather expensive. But since this new doll is a young black girl from the Civil Rights Movement, I decided to accept their offer. I'm happy I did.
To be fair, my daughter is the one who is most happy, because she loves having a doll of this … [Read more...]
Richard Linklater’s 2003 film School of Rock is one of my favorites. It’s the type of film for me that I have to watch if I see it on television. The cast, the music, the heart -- there's so much about that film that I adore. So, when I was given the opportunity to attend School of Rock: The Musical on Broadway, I jumped at the chance. I hoped it would have that same wonderful spirit that the film embodied. Thankfully, it does. School of Rock: The Musical is a fun, heartwarming, and thoroughly entertaining time at the theater. As in the movies, the Broadway version follows Dewey Finn, a … [Read more...]