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Upcoming Book Adaptations for 2017 and 2018

Book Adaptions coming in 2017, 2018, 2019 and beyond. Movies and Tv shows based on books being released soon cover genres from thrillers to children's lit to mysteries and romance. Pin now, Scheduled your movie dates later!

What is it about Fall that makes snuggling up and watching a movie so appealing? Whether at home on the sofa with your honey or out at a theater with friends, seeing your favorite book turned into a movie is the perfect cold weather past time. We’ve got the scoop on the book adaptations coming out for the remainder of 2017 as well as those flicks coming in 2018 and beyond. Take a look at the list, mark the dates on your calendar and be sure to catch up on the stories before you see them on the screen! Continue reading “Upcoming Book Adaptations for 2017 and 2018”

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The Days the Crayons Came Home… to SplashLab Arts

SplashLab Arts in Manayunk

I recently went for a playdate to SplashLab Arts in Manayunk and OMG is it the CUTEST place!!! I first found out about SplashLab Arts through Instagram. (If you aren’t following us, please do!) My kids start school later than public school, so we decided to visit this adorable art studio with another family one morning. It was great because we were the only people there! We had the best time and have already gone back! Continue reading “The Days the Crayons Came Home… to SplashLab Arts”

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14 Best Netflix Literary Adaptations

Ready to snuggle up for a winter of netflix watching? We've got the best book adaptations available on Netflix. From TV shows to Movies there is something for every man, woman and child on this list!

As we start to get for the colder season we can’t help looking through Netflix to prepare for some serious binge watching.  According to a study by Netflix 48% of streaming couples cheat.  No, not that kind of cheat.  I’m talking about the times that you secretly watch an episode without your partner.  Come on, we know you do it.

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2 Days in Montreal

Need a quick and fun escape? Experience Montreal in  48 hours!

I recently went away with my husband for the first time since my kids have been born. It’s been 6 years since we’ve been away for more than one night together. 6 YEARS. It was time. We went away with my siblings and parents who all agreed to make sure our plane ride was under the 2-hour mark in case we had to rush home. Montreal was the perfect spot for us. It was international, with the flight taking just over an hour, but it felt very European. Multiple times, we commented that it felt like we were in Paris. Since it is such an easy trip, I thought I would throw together a quick guide in case you too want to get away for a weekend! Continue reading “2 Days in Montreal”