Star Wars Episode 7: Watching The Force Awakens With My Kids

This weekend I continued introducing my kids to the Star Wars saga.  We've watched the entire original trilogy, along with episodes 1 and 2.  I've noticed that I enjoy what I had previously viewed as the weaker entries in the series more when I've watched it with them.  Their enthusiasm is infectious! The movie started … Continue reading Star Wars Episode 7: Watching The Force Awakens With My Kids

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Star Wars: Resistance Episode 1 “The Recruit”

This is the first episode in the new Star Wars animated series.  I know it's been out for a few weeks, but I was on vacation and didn't have time to check it out.  I did read some good and bad things about it, and thought I'd put my thoughts on it here. It's different.  … Continue reading Star Wars: Resistance Episode 1 “The Recruit”

There Ain’t No Birthday Like a Tokyo Disney Spooky Boo Birthday!

Two days ago my son turned 5.  So, taking the opportunity to do something crazy for his birthday(other than taking him to Japan), we took the whole family to Tokyo Disney. The morning began simply enough.  We got up with the sun, ate, and made our way quickly to the train station.  It was an … Continue reading There Ain’t No Birthday Like a Tokyo Disney Spooky Boo Birthday!

My Kid’s First Cinema Experience: An afternoon with Moana

I took my kids to their first movie in the theater this past weekend.  We went and saw the latest Disney offering, Moana.  I wasn't aware of much about this movie, aside from the fact that The Rock voiced one of the characters.  I was also concerned about how my three-year old would behave.  Luckily, … Continue reading My Kid’s First Cinema Experience: An afternoon with Moana