Tag Archives: media

My family’s take on Moana

I was really thrilled to get into a preview of Moana.  My daughter knew about it before I did and she was pumped.  “Movie about a strong brown girl” and that was enough for my Girly.  Here is the long and short of it…

Continue reading My family’s take on Moana


Day 10: Movie Day

This day is a big one in our house:  movie day.  We don’t have TV or cable–just Netflix and Amazon Prime.  The kids have access to screens for schoolwork, but they have almost no time for screens otherwise.  Part of this is health-related, but part of it is just lifestyle.  When my kids are in front of a screen, it is purposeful.

Movies are a wonderful treat.  What shall we watch?  Let me tell you how THIS decision-making often goes down… Continue reading Day 10: Movie Day