13 After Dark Halloween Movies – Classics for Adults

I recently made a list of non-spooky movies for kids to view through Halloween. Well, now it’s time to list the after dark Halloween movies that the kids won’t see for years. These are some of the Classic Halloween movies from over the years and should definitely be watched this Hallowen season After Dark Halloween Movies 1960’s Rosemary’s Baby is a 1968 American psychological horror film with supernatural horror elements. The story of a pregnant woman who suspects that an evil cult wants to take her baby for use in their rituals. 1970’s The Rocky Horror Picture Show is … Continue reading

Staying Motivated with Three Inspiring Gifts

Mama Bear’s Haven received these inspiring gifts for staying motivated from Quatro Publishing for review purposes on this blog. All opinions expressed are my own as always. Some days we could all use a bit of motivation to drive us to our goals. Have you ever heard a quote that inspired you or makes you wonder? What about words of wisdom from others? Do you keep a notebook or calendar for staying motivated? In a world that judges you, be the inspiration, not the judge. Now that school has started, why not make … Continue reading

13 Non Spooky Halloween Movies – Kid Friendly Shows

Halloween is coming soon and it is time to get your fright on and watch some suitable Halloween movies for kids. While not every kid likes a jump up scary movie, some do. My daughter not so much. I searched for movies I thought would be more her kind of movie. For 13 days leading up to Halloween, we will watch a movie each night during or after dinner. Our daughter will pick one from the list below, it will be her choice. Now I just have to come up with some spooky … Continue reading

MacGyver The Escape Room Game In a Box

Macgyver The Escape Room Game

I received a copy of MacGyver The Escape Room Game from GoliathGames/Pressman Toys for review purposes on this blog. No other compensation has been received or implied for this post. All opinions are my own as always. If you were ever a fan of the original MacGyver or you like Escape Room games, then this will be the right game for you. While I have never played an Escape Room game before, I couldn’t wait to check it out with my husband and daughter (8). MacGyver The Escape Room Game MacGyver The Escape … Continue reading

2018 Fall TV Season – When To Watch New and Returning Shows

Fall TV Shows

During the summer is when I like to binge watch shows that I haven’t viewed yet from the previous new season or to refresh the show just before a new season begins. As summer ends, we prepare for back to school and our regular scheduled Fall TV season. Here is a list of some new and returning shows and when to watch. 2018 Fall TV Season – When to Watch Returning Shows August Jack Ryan (Prime) Aug. 31 at 12 am Ozark (Netflix) Aug. 31 at 12 am September Shameless (Showcase) … Continue reading

Family Traditions Continue at The CNE 2018

Family Traditions

On August 17th, 2018,  The Canadian National Exhibition (CNE ) returns for another year. We are excited to continue our family traditions by visiting. So many memories are made and it is part of the summer vacation that our daughter enjoys the best. There are certain things that just have to be done together that create family traditions. Last July Canada celebrated its 150th Birthday. The Canadian National Exhibition continued the celebrations. Various exhibits and signs highlighted Canadian history and all that is loved and cherished in our country. Visiting … Continue reading