Becky Willis

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Why You Need a Vive Pulse Oximeter

*This post is in partnership with Vive Health but all opinions are 100% my own as always.<p>Are you trying to get healthy this year? I have good news …

My Wife Told Me We Needed Pictures Of The Kids And Bought Me A Camera, Then This Happened

In early 2015 my wife told me we needed to start taking some pictures of the kids, they were growing up fast and there were so many great moments we …

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Disney reigned supreme at the 2016 box office with a long list of mega-hits

2016 was a good year for movies, and one movie giant played no small role in that: Disney dominated box office numbers for 2016.<p>The Mouse House …

Photographer Creates Magical Images Of Her Three Children.

I became a photographer after becoming a mother. I wanted to create more magical images for my children and document their childhood the best I …

Photography

Crazy liberals can stop worrying about raising kids in ‘Trump’s America’

If you believe liberal writers’ and pundits’ apocalyptic post-election musings, “Donald Trump’s America” is no place to raise a child.<p>The latest of …

How Disney’s Animated ‘Zootopia’ Became the Galvanizing Movie of 2016

Directors Byron Howard and Rich Moore reflect on the zeitgeist-grabbing, Oscar front-runner and its sequel prospects.<p>“Zootopia” directors Byron …

Animation

Do the Alaskan Bush People Kids Know Who Rihanna Is? Or Steph Curry?

The Brown children of <i>Alaskan Bush People</i> have spent almost their entire lives out in the wilderness of rural Alaska.<p>“To us, it’s normal, but when I …

Basketball

End Your Child's Self-Control Struggle with These Two Simple Words

Since I started blogging about childhood nutrition several years ago, I’ve consistently received the same question from parents. It typically centers around a child who eats a lot and is always hungry. Here’s an example:<p><i>My daughter is 5 years old and every time she eats she always has more than one</i> …

There's a brand new baby elephant at Disney World, and we cannot deal with how cute she is

There’s a brand new baby on the block at Walt Disney World, but you won’t see her in any upcoming animated movie, or even a TV show. Rather, you’ll …

Walt Disney Company

Disneyland just released the most nostalgic commercial that will hit you right in the theme park feels

It’s a near year, a new you, and soon, a new Disneyland theme park parade — er, okay, an old parade but it’s sure to feel brand new. After a long …

Want to Break a Bad Habit? Science Says Do These 4 Things

There's a science to changing bad behaviors, and you can master it.<p>It's 3 p.m., and you're knee-deep in an afternoon energy slump.<p>You head towards the office kitchen to grab a glass of water where you're encountered by a box of treats that seems to be calling your name. "Just one," you swear. But …

Self-improvement

What to Read in 2018: 23 Books for Entrepreneurs, Written by Women

Thankfully, the year-end regret that you binged more Netflix than books is closely followed by another chance to do it right. Another stab at being a …

Self-improvement

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Are Reportedly Going Through a "Difficult Time" in Their Marriage

But they're still committed to making it work.<p>Despite what their adorable family photos might lead you to believe, Kim Kardashian and Kanye West have reportedly been dealing with some major awkwardness in their marriage over the last few weeks.<p>A source close to the pair revealed to <i>People</i> on …

Kanye West

The Glare Varies for Two Actors on Hollywood’s Awards Trail

LOS ANGELES — This was supposed to be the awards season when Hollywood, having been scorched by consecutive #OscarsSoWhite years, avoided tumult over race.<p>Not so.<p>In heated conversations in Hollywood in recent weeks, prompted by articles on websites like The Daily Beast, Mic and ThinkProgress, …

10 Success lessons from Ed Catmull – “Pixar Founder, Disney Legend” for entrepreneurs

Share31<p>Tweet<p>Share36<p>+1<p>Shares 67<p>Ed Catmull is arguably one of the most talented creative geniuses alive today. He co-founded Pixar (along with Steve …

Animation

One in three children send naked selfies online because parents let them 'roam free' on the internet

Children are being bullied, lured into sharing sexually pictures and groomed by abusers online because parents have left them to “roam free” on the internet, the Government’s young people’s tsar has warned.<p>Anne Longfield, the Children’s Commissioner for England, said “wholly irresponsible” adults …

Roam

Ballerina: the animated kids' film that gets to the pointe of ballet

This feature-length animation set in the prestigious Paris Opera school boasts choreography based on real performances and takes the art form seriously<p>Ask any ballet dancer about the film Black Swan and you’ll immediately get a groan that falls somewhere between disdain and disgust. They’re tired …

The 23 TV Shows We Can’t Wait to Watch in 2017

How could TV be better than it was in 2016? After such an all-time great year of shows, it’s hard to imagine the likes of <i>Atlanta</i>, <i>Stranger Things</i>, and</i> …

TV

Ellen Pompeo Is ‘Boy Crazy’ for Her New Son in Cute Video

So smitten! <b>Ellen Pompeo</b> can’t get enough of her new son, Eli Christopher.<p>As <i>Us Weekly</i> exclusively confirmed the <i>Grey’s Anatomy</i> star and her husband,</b> …

Billie Lourd Posts Emotional Response to the Loss of Mother Carrie Fisher and Grandmother Debbie Reynolds

The actress says she’s found “strength during a time I thought strength could not exist.”<p>In the days following the deaths of Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds, <b>Todd Fisher</b> has acted as unofficial spokesperson for the family. He told Variety Reynolds “wanted to be with Carrie” and tweeted …

A Touching Tribute to Beloved Movie Stars Who Passed Away in 2016

Filmmaker Nelson Carvajal has created a touching tribute to all of the beloved movie stars who passed away in 2016. The amazing David Bowie, Carrie …

The Best Part of *This Is Us* Is Sterling K. Brown, and We Need to Talk About It

Originally, the buzz on NBC's <i>This Is Us</i> was that it was the new <i>Parenthood</i> a.k.a. a tearjerker ensemble family drama that stars a mix of already-famous and up-and-coming actors. Then <i>The People Vs. OJ Simpson</i> happened, and suddenly it's like, Milo Ventimigli-<i>who</i>? By far, the best part of <i>This Is Us</i> is …

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Life was way harder in the 90s: 19 things that today’s kids couldn’t cope with

Sorry to sound like a bitter pensioner who has it in for the youths of today but the latest generation of youngsters just don’t know they’re born! …

SEO trends and practices to follow in 2017

Every website owner knows what SEO (search engine optimization) is and that its tendencieschange as rapidly as the Internet itself. So, if you want …

Five International TV Series That Deserve Your Couch Time

Since the French worship movies, it took them a while to catch up with Peak TV, but France now produces greatly affecting shows. Exhibit A is <i>The</i> …

3 Little Secrets I'd Tell My 20-Year-Old Self As I Approach 40

1. Those Older Men Who Were So Into You Didn't Really Respect You<p>When I was 20 I started a pattern of dating much older men. At the time, of course, it was flattering to get the attention of a man who has more sexual experience and perhaps has more interesting stories to talk about than a guy my …

Relationships

I’m Never Going To Feed My Kids All Organic, And That’s Okay

I’m a ’90s baby. I blame my excessive chin hair on the copious amounts of Surge I consumed during my tween years. There was no such thing as …

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When Your Adult Child Will Not Speak To You

You may be completely unaware that thousands of mothers are living with the pain of having adult children sever all ties. The reason you're unaware is because these mothers feel ashamed and embarrassed and therefore, they remain silent.<p>Here's what I recently discovered...<p>A few days ago, I got out …