Delightful Day of the Dead Decorations for the Home

Day of the Dead Decorations

Dia de los Muertos also know as the Day of the Dead is a Mexican holiday that takes place during the first two days of November. It draws its origin from a blend of Native American customs and Catholic holidays. The holiday observance in Mexico includes making shrines for the dead, spending some time in…

Movie Merchandise – Accessible Inexpensive Entertainment

Movie Merchandise

While it may be the movie box office sales that initially grabs the headlines, you might be surprised to know that it’s only a FRACTION of a films overall income – especially if that film turns into a series, franchise or a cult classic. Did you know that up to 80 percent of any popular…

Why We Like Official Movie Merchandise to Escape

despicable me movie merchandise

The industry of official merchandise, from any blockbuster movie, rakes in an impressive $49.3 billion annually. This revenue comes from the sale of novelty items such as clothing, bedding, action figures, toys, games and anything else with a movie’s title or a popular character’s likeness on it. The most successful, highest grossing movie worldwide in…

Tips for Replacing a Microwave Turntable Plate

microwave oven glass turntable plate

One component of a microwave oven you never anticipate replacing is the glass turntable plate — but accidents do happen. Finding a microwave tray is not something you can easily get from your local big box retailer and many soon learn that getting a replacement is not an easy task. Older microwave oven models often…

Belly Boats for Fishing or Waterfowling Escapes

belly boat fishing anchor

Float tubes for fishing and for waterfowling seem to have become more popular in recent years than in the past. A float tube (also called a “belly boat“) purchase is cheaper when compared to buying a boat and trailer and can bring you closer to nature. Fishing or hunting for waterfowl from the water’s surface…

Embrace Little Girls Fairy Tale Princess Fantasy

Princess Castle Fantasy

Little girls have always loved the fantasy in fairy tales with princesses in castles and princes on white horses. Whether they are dressing up like princesses, playing with princess themed toys, decorating their rooms with princess comforters, sheets and accessories — these are simply things little girls find enchanting. To put things in perspective, this…

Why Some Find Zombie Killing Games, Toys Entertaining

zombie killing games

Ridiculously popular, Zombies have become culturally relevant  — so it’s no surprise that zombie killing games, toys, action figures and movies are now classified, for some, as entertainment. It seems like zombies are not just around for the October 31st, Halloween holiday any longer. After all, look at the immense popularity of AMC’s The Walking…

Meditating with Meatloaf can be a Cathartic Experience

cathartic experience

Would you believe me if I said that cooking can be a cathartic experience? Did you know that one of the hidden benefits in comfort food, like making a simple meatloaf can be a form of meditation that helps us de-stress? Stress comes and goes in our daily lives on a regular basis — let’s…

Think Escapism When You Need A Break From Daily Life

escapism

Escapism is actually a healthy means for many to leave, for a short time, the rigors of daily life. When you need a serious break from reality a great way to escape is to focus on things that are entertaining and enjoyable – mesmerizing our minds by taking us to some other place. This website will…