Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017






There’s a new Netflix children series called “Buddy Thunderstruck” premiering on March 10th and it looks really fun to watch. It’s stop-motion animation featuring “Buddy Thunderstruck”, as the coolest semi-truck racing dog who lives down in race-obsessed Greasepit, a place full of larger-than-life characters and nitro-burning, gear-slamming, tire-squealing, fish-tailing good times.






ConsumerAffairs.com is helping customers this Valentine’s Day by reviewing five online flower retailers.

Did you know that people spent over $19.7 billion on Valentine’s Day last year? Around 28% of the people did their shopping online. Out of the $19.7 billion spent, $1.9 billion was spent on flowers alone. Among the sales were complaints too.











Shimmer and Shine: Friendship Divine is now available! It’s the third DVD release for Nickelodeon’s hit animated preschool series. The series features genies-in-training Shimmer and Shine who encounter some fantastical new friends including spunky mermaid Nila, Ice Genie Layla, Crystal Queen Empress Caliana and more.











Jane Lynch hosted the Woman’s Day 14th Annual Red Dress Awards on Tuesday, February 7. The event was held at Jazz at Lincoln Center in NYC.

The Red Dress Awards is a night of awards and performances honoring those who have made significant contributions to Heart Health Awareness. Melissa Etheridge headlined the event, performing “Come to My Window,” “I Wanna Be In Love,” “I Run For Life,” and “I’m the Only One.” The Awards featured additional performances from rock all-female string-quartet Bella Electric Strings, and teen singer Carly Rose Sonenclar of The X Factor.











The following article is written by Dr. John Douillard, author of Eat Wheat: A Scientific and Clinically-Proven Approach to Safely Bringing Wheat and Dairy Back into Your Diet.

Eight Simple Steps to Retrain Your Body to Digest Wheat Again


In a recent report, 70-80 percent of people experience some form of digestive distress, while over one-quarter are obese and more than 100 million American adults are pre-diabetic and don’t know it. While many like to blame all of this on wheat, many food scientists do not agree.
 












Get ready for Shall We Dance On Ice, airing Saturday February 11 on ABC! Shall We Dance on Ice is a journey of dance through the ages with both skating and dance performances.











Looking for a Valentine’s Day idea for the special man in your life? How about going old school and get a shaving set by Van Der Hagen?
This Boar Shave Set ($29.99) comes with: • 100% natural boar bristle brush*











Food is the best medicine for constipation says, Tricia Williams, executive chef, nutrition educator, culinary nutritionist & founder of Food Matters NYC. Here is her simple, healthy tip for constipation.











President’s Day is approaching and if you are traveling with the family, you might need something to keep them entertained. Here are 6 free apps for everyone to enjoy. Gas Buddy, GetBeen, and TuneIn are useful.











Even though my children are past the diapering stage, we still use wipes in the house. I was sent a sample of WaterPura recently and was glad to know they are for sensitive skin. The founder, Emily Frazer, is a mom who wanted to develop all-natural, American-made baby wipes after discovering that her son Archie started getting diaper rashes from the natural wipes she was already using.











A new children’s clothing line is being launched in New York City as well as all 50 states. Constructive Kidicisms is a t-shirt brand founded by Mamie Dayan Vogel.











It’s great there are so many options for new moms these days. The Nixi Collection, a part of Bumkins, offers teethers, bibs, travel packs, snack bags and cloth diapers.











Our relationship with social media is definitely a love/hate one. As much as we enjoy seeing what’s up with our friends and our favorite celebrities, its also takes a toll on our self-esteem. New moms see celebrities shedding baby weight within a few weeks; fitness models that further promote their tight abs, cellulite-free, stretchmark-free bodies.











The Lalaloopsy girls are now on Netflix!

The Netflix original series “We’re Lalaloopsy”, which premiered on January 10, follows the incredible misadventures of six creative friends and their silly pets as they navigate a uniquely extraordinary world. Follow the girls as they explore the ‘Magic of Creativity™with all-new original songs.











We haven’t reviewed many video games before today (and I hope to change that as video gaming has taken over my house in the past couple of years. Today we will tell you about Moto Racer 4.