Bonus Statler & Waldorf Clip - Muppets Most Wanted to Hit Stores August 12th!


As a kid I used to love watching The Muppets' antics! Now the next generation is enjoying them too with the August 12th release of the feature film Muppets Most Wanted on Blu-ray combo pack.

The studio has just released this clip of Statler & Waldorf's Cut, their version of the movie in a nutshell. These guys are great!



Drop Unwanted Pounds with Shake the Crave {Review + Samples}

*I received a sample of Shake the Crave to help facilitate this review and no other compensation was received. All opinions expressed are my own.



I'd like to introduce you to the newest product from Trusted Health Products: Shake the Crave

New Dial Coconut Water Refreshing Mango Body Wash {Review + Giveaway} #GetNoticed

*The Dial brand provided me with a sample of Dial Coconut Water Refreshing Mango Body Wash in exchange for a product review.


First Things First: Dads Play An Important Role, Even If They Drive You Nuts! Moon Pie Family Pack {Giveaway}

* This post is sponsored by First Things First.



Do you ever look at your spouse rough-housing with your kids and just shake your head? Maybe they're being super-silly or taking a few more calculated risks than you would. I sometimes watch Mark playing rough with Jace and cringe a little on the inside...and guess what? THAT'S OKAY. It's perfectly normal. I'm coming to terms with the fact that each parent plays with their kid and shows love differently, and that children benefit from both the tender and active lovin'. 

Slugterra: Return of the Elementals Opens in Theaters Nationwide 8/2!


What could be better than guns using live slug ammo? Guns using live slug ammo with special powers!You might remember our recent review of Slugterra: Ghoul from Beyond, which our little one loved to bits.

Hey Arnold! The Complete Series comes to Wal-Mart exclusive DVD on August 19th!


All 99 Football-Headed Adventures
Together On DVD For The First Time!
Hey Arnold! The Complete Series
Available August 19th, 2014 only at Wal-Mart


Your favorite football head and all his pals are here with enough fun and laughs to cover several city blocks!  On August 19th, 2014, Shout! Factory will release Hey Arnold! The Complete Series, a 16-DVD box set featuring all 99 big-city adventures from the classic Nickelodeon animated series.

Life in the big city is one big adventure for Arnold. Living with his grandparents, who run the Sunset Arms boarding house, Arnold shares a roof with a diverse and unusual menagerie of characters (including his pet pig!). But as any fourth grader knows, some of the most memorable people you’ll ever meet are in school. With friends like Arnold’s (including storyteller Gerald, class jinx Eugene, sometime-bully Harold, and the tomboy Helga, who harbors a secret crush on our hero), you can be sure that he’s got some funny exploits to share with fans.

Hey Arnold! features an all-star voice cast, including Dan Castellaneta (The Simpsons), Francesca Smith (Recess),  Toran Caudell (Recess) and Jamil Walker Smith (SGU Stargate Universe)Created by Craig Bartlett as a comic in 1986, Hey Arnold! debuted as an animated short for the Nickelodeon film Harriet the Spy in 1996.Hey Arnold! went on to air on Nickelodeon from 1996 to 2001. The show also aired on "Nick on CBS" from 2002 until 2004. Whether you want to revisit your own childhood memories or create new ones with your kids, Shout! Factory has two words for you: Hey Arnold!

About Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon, now in its 35th year, is the number-one entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes television programming and production in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books and feature films. Nickelodeon’s U.S. television network is seen in almost 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable network for 19 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com.  Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIA.B). 

About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory, LLC is a diversified multi-platform media company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their entire careers sharing their music, television and film favorites with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory’s DVD and Blu-Ray™ offerings serve up feature films, classic and contemporary TV series, animation, live music and comedy specials in lavish packages crammed with extras.  Shout’s audio division boasts GRAMMY®-nominated box sets, Broadway cast albums, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable “best of” compilations.  In addition, Shout! Factory maintains a vast digital distribution network which delivers video and audio content to all the leading digital service providers in North America.  Shout! Factory also owns and operates Timeless Media Group, Biograph Records, Majordomo Records, HighTone Records and Video Time Machine. These riches are the result of a creative acquisition mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention.  Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com


I'm SO excited about this release! Hey Arnold! was a show that I grew up with, and it holds a special place in my heart. Keep an eye out... Serial Access Mom will be reviewing a copy of this title soon!

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Serial Access Mom is now officially a Dot Com! www.SerialAccessMom.com launches TODAY!


SerialAccessMom.blogspot.com is now SerialAccessMom.com!

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May Loot Crate: Adventure! Geek + Gaming Subscription Box {Review}




 Loot Crate (whom so generously sent me this Crate to review in May) is a monthly geek and gaming subscription box that delivers a mystery box full of themed goodies straight to your door for less than $20 a month!

Mecka-lecka hi, Mecka-hiney ho! Pee-wee’s Playhouse: The Complete Series comes to 8-Disc Blu-ray box set 10/21!

Pee-wee’s PlayhouseThe Complete Series
Bring Home This Highly Anticipated 8-Disc Blu-ray™ Box Set
Featuring All 45 Wildly Entertaining Episodes and the Pee-wee’s Playhouse Christmas Special

All Remastered in Spectacular High-Definition!

AVAILABLE NATIONWIDE ON OCTOBER 21, 2014 FROM SHOUT! FACTORY


Experience Pee-wee’s Playhouse like never before! All 45 wacky episodes, plus the Pee-wee’s Playhouse Christmas Special, have been meticulously remastered from the original film elements — and now you can see this ground-breaking series for the first time in beautiful high-definition!  

Scream along to the secret word with Pee-wee Herman and his pals: Jambi the Genie, Miss Yvonne, Cowboy Curtis, Reba the mail lady, Captain Carl, Magic Screen, Conky, Globey, Chairry, Pterri, Randy and all the rest. Pee-wee’s PlayhouseThe Complete Series Blu-ray box set, with special bonus content, debuts on home entertainment shelves October 21, 2014 from Shout! Factory.   Also available to own on the same day is
Pee-wee’s PlayhouseSeasons One and Two in a high-definition 4-DVD set. Mecka-lecka hi, Mecka-hiney ho!


  Fans can pre-order on Amazon now!