Category Archives: April

Captain Marvel Trailer

Captain Marvel - Carol Danvers

After the devastating ending of Avengers Infinity War, Marvel is going back to the 1990’s with Captain Marvel. It is slated for release on March 8, 2019. About Captain Marvel Marvel Studios has released the following description of the Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios’ CAPTAIN MARVEL is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of […]

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Maple Soyaki Cedar Plank Salmon

Maple-Soyaki Salmon - Cooked on the Grill

My husband was introduced to cedar plank grilling by a colleague several years ago.  We started “easy” with chicken pieces. Last summer we ventured into salmon which is more delicate and harder to cook properly. Our first foray into salmon was using his colleagues recipe for a rum, brown sugar, salt cure. Last year we also made a second recipe – maple-soy […]

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Comic-Con Trailer

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald

With San Diego Comic-Con this week, Warner Brothers Pictures released a new comic-con trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. We love the Harry Potter world and can’t wait for it’s November 16th release.   Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald Comic-Con Trailer Watch the trailer! There are definitely some treats – like the return of Hogwarts including Dumbledore […]

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Tuck’s Treetop Adventures

Tuck's Treetop Adventures - In the Trees

Disclosure: Tuck’s Treetop Adventures hosted my daughter for a climb in exchange for this review. All opinions are our own. Tuck’s Treetop Adventures offers fun tree-climbing events for kids and adults. They offer public climbs at local parks through various parks departments. They can also hold birthday parties and group climbs at your home (provided you have a good tree […]

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Solo: A Star Wars Story Review & Parental Guidance

Solo: A Star Wars Story - Han & Chewie pilot the Falcon

Solo: A Star Wars Story is the second Star Wars Story – a movie outside the original trilogy. The movie is a Han Solo origin story.  Solo: A Star Wars Story Review To borrow from the comic book movie universe, Solo: a Star Wars Story is an origin story – of Han Solo. Alden Ehrenreich has his moments where he channels Harrison Ford, […]

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Ant-Man and The Wasp Trailer

Ant-Man and the Wasp

In honor of Free Comic Book Day, a new Ant-Man and The Wasp trailer was released earlier this week.  When my daughter was a preschooler, she and my husband enjoyed the animated series The Avengers: Earth’s Mightiest Heroes (2010-2012). Her favorite character was Wasp. When Ant-Man (2015) was released, she was hoping for a glimpse of Wasp. While Hope Van […]

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Avengers Infinity War Review & Parental Guidance

Avengers Infinity War - Falcon flies over Wakanda Battlefield

Avengers Infinity War is the movie that many of the prior movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe have been building up to. Check out our spoiler free Avengers Infinity War review and parental guidance. Avengers Infinity War Review Place in the Marvel Cinematic Universe Avengers Infinity War is the movie that most of the prior movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe have […]

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Ann Arbor Free Comic Book Day 2018

Free Comic Book Day

Free Comic Book Day is held annually on the first Saturday in May – May 5, 2018. Comic publishers provide participating shops with copies of special Free Comic Book Day issues to distribute to store patrons. There are several activities planned for Ann Arbor Free Comic Book Day 2018. The last few years we have finished our Free Comic Book Day celebration […]

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FREE Household Hazardous Waste Disposal in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor Household Hazardous Waste Disposal

Note: This article was originally written in 2015, but has been updated in May 2018. Over the last couple of years we have built a growing pile of spent batteries. We have also accumulated several Compact Fluorescent Light Bulbs as we have converted to LED bulbs in many locations. Earlier this week, my husband asked me to find a location for […]

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