May 30th, 2016

[podcast] Manage Your Family’s Screen Time #022

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NOTES This week we are taking on the perennial topic of screen time and how to manage it. How do you set limits on your kids’ consumption of media and digital content online, in games, in social media, in

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July 5th, 2008

Bella on Netflix

Did you know that Bella is available for instant viewing on Netflix? If you have an account with instant watching privileges, you can watch for free!

June 4th, 2008

The Water Horse

Dan and I watched this enjoyable movie the other night. It was so refreshing to spend an evening with such innocent entertainment. And it was entertaining. The story is light-hearted, fun, and engaging, but not terribly deep. The effects were well done and the characters were so very likable. I especially loved the young boy, Angus, played by Alex Etel. You might recognize him from Millions a few years back.

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May 15th, 2008

Beside Ourselves

Did you know that Prince Caspian comes out tomorrow? Did you? Did you? Did you?

Did you know that the director put in some scenes where Prince Caspian and Susan kinda sorta fall in love and maybe even kiss? Did you? Did you? Did you?

Did you know that you can view trailers online, participate in forums, and even take a quiz to find out “Which Narnia character are you?”

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May 9th, 2008

Now Showing

If you missed Bella in the theaters, here’s your chance to see it in your own home. Now available on DVD!

April 28th, 2008

Prince Caspian

Perhaps your kids are as wild with anticipation as mine are for the May 16 release of the latest Narnia movie — Prince Caspian?

Besides reading the book together, there are other things you can do to prepare to enjoy the movie and learn from the experience. Walden Media offers free lesson plans for school teachers and homeschoolers. See here for details.

September 4th, 2007

Your Turn: Movies

Since posting about my napfest during The Bourne Ultimatum, I’ve been getting lots of questions about movies. It can be awfully hard to find entertaining, inoffensive modern movies to watch as a family or a couple. How do you go about doing it? And what are some of your favorites that you would recommend to others?

I’ll start by sharing what we watched last night: The Painted Veil. Not the

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