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Disputing A Will: What Is Involved?

When a loved one dies, no one wants to think about a protracted legal battle. However, if you discover that your loved one’s will is substantially different from what you expected, you might have grounds to challenge it legally.
Why Contest a Will? There are a number of reasons why you might want to contest a will. if you have reason to believe that the will was written and or signed under duress or coercion then it can be invalidated completely. There is a time limit on filing these claims and they have to be filed within six months of the will being executed. Unfortunately, this period often overlaps with the period of grieving for your relative.
It’s unlikely that you will find the idea of fighting a legal battle while also grieving appealing, but if you want to contest a will then it is inevitable that this is what you will have to do. It can be a great shock to discover that your loved one’s will has been changed or isn’t what you expected from your conversations with them. But if y…

Genie's Fig Jam Cookies

Disney's live-action adaptation of Aladdin is available on DIGITAL.  Have you seen it yet?
In celebration of the release, Geeks Who Eat has created a themed recipe inspired by The Genie! Take a look at these delicious Genie's Fig Jam Cookies.

The animated classic Aladdin also joined the Walt Disney Signature Collection on Digital. Be sure to catch both!

Unique and One of a Kind Halloween Items from Deja Vu Designs

I would like to introduce you to DejaVu Designs.  The beautiful hand crafted pieces made by Deja Vu Designs are designed in Massachusetts, between the Boston and Cape Cod areas.  This peaceful area is the perfect spot for creativity.   Deja Vu Designs uses locally sourced materials, as often as possible, as they care about their environmental footprint and want to support their local merchants. You can find many unique and up-cycled designs on the Deja Vu Designs website. 

SEA GLASS DESIGNS DejaVu Designs' collection of sea glass jewelry and accessories feature sea glass collected from Boston's scenic Harbor Islands and the rocky shores of Maine's Casco Bay. The pieces are understated and elegant, yet call to mind the whimsicality of a summer's day on the beach.  I received this beautiful one of a kind designed Agate Slice Ornament that can be used as a sun catcher from Deja Vu Designs that is so perfect for this Halloween season.  It can be displayed in a window, or even…

Learn How to Draw Aladdin and Abu

To celebrate the animated classic, Aladdin, which joins the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection on Blu-ray TODAY, Art for Kids Hub has created a step-by-step guide on how to draw the lovable characters, Aladdin and his sidekick Abu! Check out the video below.




Embark on a magic carpet ride with the entire family when Disney’s original animated classic Aladdin soars into the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection, now on Digital and available on 4K, Blu-ray and DVD today, September 10. The all-new live action version of Aladdin is available on Blu-ray now!

I Received a Surprise Box Featuring Disney Aladdin Items!

I am a HUGE Disney fan and have almost every movie on VHS and many on DVD.  Yesterday I came home to a surprise box labeled Disney's Aladdin and couldn't wait to open it and see what was inside!
Disclosure:  I received products to review for my honest personal opinion.  This post contains affiliate links.

Here is the video of all of the great items that were in side of my box!



You can visit ShopDisney.com for these and all of your Disney themed purchases!  Have you ever visited ShopDisney?  It is so fun to look at all of the great Disney themed products.
For those of you who may not be aware, Disney release the animated version of Aladdin this past August on Digital and DVD and also release the LIVE version yesterday, also on Blu-Ray, Digital and DVD.  Here is more information about both!

EXPERIENCE MAGIC IN A WHOLE NEW WAY WITH THE THRILLING AND VIBRANT LIVE-ACTION ADAPTATION OF ALADDIN

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THE ANIMATED CLASSIC JOINS THE HIGHLY CELEBRATED WALT DISNEY SIGNATURE COLLECTION
The live-ac…

Alvin and the Chipmunks Release New Album as they Celebrate 60th Anniversary

ALVIN AND THE CHIPMUNKS RELEASE NEW ALBUM
AS THEY CELEBRATE 60 YEARS OF SUCCESS
YOLO

2019 marked the 60th anniversary for Alvin & The Chipmunks!  To celebrate this milestone, the Multi-GRAMMY® Award-winning trio are back with their latest album, “YOLO.” The new release from Bagdasarian Productions features over 21 original songs from their top-rated hit TV series, "ALVINNN!!! and the Chipmunks," seen weekly by tens of millions of fans worldwide, with all-new episodes planned to debut this October on Nickelodeon in the US. The album is available now to stream on iTunes! A few facts to show why Alvin & the Chipmunks are still as popular as ever:
Origin: A family owned and operated business for 60 years, the Chipmunks made their debut with the 1958 novelty Christmas song, "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)" written and sung by Bagdasarian's late father, also named Ross. The song reached No. 1 on the Billboard Hot 100 Pop Singles chart and won Gram…

New Clips from DreamWorks ARCHIBALD'S NEXT BIG THING

DreamWorks Archibald’s Next Big Thing is available on Netflix! Have you watched it yet?  Check out the trailer here, and more clips from the show, below!

Official Trailer:



From the creative mind of two-time Emmy® Award-Winning actor, director and writer, Tony Hale, comes a vibrant new animated series DreamWorks Archibald’s Next Big ThingAll 13 episodes of the show’s first season became available exclusively on Netflix today! Check out exciting new clips from the first season below.   



The series features an all-star voice cast, including TonyHale as “Archibald,”  Adam Pally (The Mindy Project) as “Sage,”  Chelsea Kane (Baby Daddy) as “Loy,”  Jordan Fisher (To All the Boys I've Loved Before 2) as “Finly,”  Kari Wahlgren (Spirit Riding Free) as “Bea,” and Rosamund Pike (Gone Girl) as the playfully sarcastic “Narrator.”  The series also features incredible guest voices, including Julia Louis-Dreyfus (Veep), Casey Wilson (Black Monday), RuPaul (RuPaul’s Drag Race), Christine Baranski (

Make Your Own Flying Carpet in Celebration of the Animated Classic ALADDIN on Blu-ray Tomorrow!

"I can open your eyes, take you wonder by wonder.
Over sideways and under, on a magic carpet ride."


Disney's animated classic Aladdin joins the highly celebrated Walt Disney Signature Collection, now available on Digital, and on Blu-ray tomorrow.
In celebration of the release, TinkerLab has created a simple science experiment where you can make your own magic carpet, inspired by the film!

Take a look at the DIY instructions below for the Magnetic Flying Carpet and try it yourself!


Disney's Live Action Aladdin is Available on Blu-ray and DVD 9.10.19

EXPERIENCE MAGIC IN A WHOLE NEW WAY WITH THE THRILLING AND VIBRANT LIVE-ACTION ADAPTATION OF ALADDIN

AND

THE ANIMATED CLASSIC JOINS THE HIGHLY CELEBRATED WALT DISNEY SIGNATURE COLLECTION


The live-action adaptation of the animated classic, Aladdin, lands in homes on Digital and Movies Anywhere August 27 and 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray and DVD September 10. StarringWill SmithNaomi Scott and Mena Massoud, the release includes all new bonus features, such as deleted scenes, a blooper reel and more!


I've always loved the story of Aladdin and was a huge fan of Robin Williams as the genie.  I have to admit it took me a bit to get use to Will Smith as the genie, but he played a great part and got better as the movie progressed.  This live version is so magical and exciting to watch.  I loved the actors and thought they portrayed the characters wonderfully. This is one of those movies that you want to watch over and over because it is so good!  I love all of the bonus features too!



“[Will] Smith is …