January in Pop Culture History

Observances: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month Healthy Weight Awareness Month Oatmeal Month National Soup Month National Non-Smoking Week (3rd Full Week) International Fetish Day (3rd Friday) Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day (Last Monday) National Seed Swap Day (Last Saturday) Polar Bear Swim Day (Jan. 1) Happy Mew Year for Cats Day (Jan. 2) National Science Fiction Day (Jan….

5 Must See Movies in August ‘018

Just like that, we are halfway through the summer. It’s kind of crazy every year how fast this time flies. I love summer for getting outside and all of the fun activities, but I also hate the summer for the insane heat that becomes too much to bear. Good thing there are always great movies…

Movie Review: Teen Titans Go! to the Movies

I know there are a lot of fans of the original Teen Titans cartoon that believe Teen Titans Go! is too childish of content. Well, it is. It’s childish, ridiculous stuff. I love it. My kids and I have been eating this show up for years. It is easily our favourite children’s program and it…

Complete Ranking of the Marvel Cinematic Universe Films

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is jam-packed with amazing movies. So much so that I have found myself claiming over a dozen of them are in my top five favourites. The problem is, I have been certain about which films are my absolute choice favourites, and I know which ones are swimming at the bottom, but…

Movie Review: Incredibles 2

Contemplating the original Incredibles I can confidently say that it is my favourite of the Pixar line-up. Toy Story was a mind-blowing event and one of the first movies I had seen without parental supervision. But, Incredibles spoke to the comic nerd I have always been. The fact it came out during my adulthood, pre-children,…

Movie Review: Ant-Man and The Wasp

Geez, I wish that there was a new Marvel movie every couple of months like we’ve been lucky enough to receive this year. It is always such a fun experience seeing these heroes in well-made films. Ant-Man and the Wasp may not have been the flick on everyone’s must-see list for 2018, but for many…

5 Must See Movies in July ‘018

What is going on with the summer blockbuster? For some reason, I had a difficult time putting this month’s list of the five must-see films together. Traditionally July is a huge time for movies with a history of titles that include Harry Potter, Dark Knight, Transformers, and Forrest Gump. It seems to me that Hollywood…

June in Pop Culture History

Observances and Celebrations: National Smile Month National Accordion Awareness Month LGBTQIA Pride Month African-American Music Appreciation Month National Adopt a Cat Month ALS Awareness Month Bike to Work Week Children’s Day (June 1) Decoration Day (June 2) Doughnut Day (June 2) Armed Forces Day (June 4) National Cheese Day (June 4) World Environment Day (June…