Shower Your Friends With These Best Baby Shower Gifts

Bella Breakdown Baby showers give you an opportunity to shower your friends with gifts to help welcome their new bundle of joy to the world. You can bestow a gift that will be the hit gift of the baby shower. Letter to My Baby Book This cute book is a fun baby keepsake for the family to gift to the baby later in life and is an opportunity to think about the baby’s future. This is a unique alternative to keeping a traditional baby journal that the baby will enjoy in the future. Matching Family Shirt And Onesies –...

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Netflix Is Bringing The Holiday Cheer With These Movies

Bella Breakdown Nothing rings in the holiday cheer with a Christmas movie and Netflix will be providing a ton of new holiday content. These movies will be enjoyed by the whole family during the holidays including some musicals. Dolly Parton’s Christmas On The Square Dolly Parton produced a musical Christmas story with the help of Netflix starring Christine Baranski (playing Regina) and directed by Debbie Allen. “Dolly Parton’s Christmas On The Square” follows the story of Regina (a modern female Scrooge) who plans to sell a small town, disregarding the protest of the town citizens until visited by an...

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TIME Debuts First-Ever ‘Kid Of The Year’ Gitanjali Rao

Bella Breakdown TIME magazine announces the first-ever ‘Kid of the Year’ honoring a 15-year-old scientist named Gitanjali Rao. The young Indian-American scientist is being honored for her efforts to combat social issues including cyberbullying, contaminated water, and opioid addiction. TIME selected Rao from a field of over 5,000 candidates (ages 8 to 16) to feature on the cover along with an interview with actress and activist Angelina Jolie. Rao is working to tackle social issues through her mission to create a global community of young innovators. Time Magazine introduces 'Kid Of The Year', Gitanjali [email protected] @TIME #KidOfTheYear pic.twitter.com/zPrgQOVlpF —...

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Family Favorite Children’s Book ‘Clifford The Big Red Dog’ Adapted To Live-Action Movie

Bella Breakdown The classic children’s book Clifford the Big Red Dog will be making its live-action/CG debut with a new movie. The new movie will feature everything in the children’s book including Clifford’s owner Emily Elizabeth (played by Darby Camp). The movie starts with Emily Elizabeth being gifted a unique red puppy by a magical animal rescuer (played by John Cleese). One day Emily awakes to discover her little red puppy transformed overnight into a 10-foot tall Clifford the Big Red Dog in her small New York City apartment. It’s here: your very first look at Clifford The Big...

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Celebrate The Holidays With The Family With Disney’s Holiday Singalong

Bella Breakdown ABC is hosting another fantastical night of family entertainment with The Disney Holiday Singalong with some of your favorite artists singing Disney classics to celebrate the holidays early. This family holiday event will be hosted by Ryan Seacrest with performances by celebrities and Broadway stars. Disney Holiday Singalong Preview – Santa Claus is Coming To Town with @BTS_twt 🎅🎄 (Dec 1, 10AM KST)pic.twitter.com/nMoK4ieWmj — K-Charts & Translations⁷ (@charts_k) November 23, 2020 Singers will perform some Christmas classics including Andrea Bocelli singing “Silent Night,” Michael Bublé performing “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas,” Ciara singing “Rockin’...

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Keep Your Kids Entertained With These Family-Friendly Apps

Bella Breakdown Keeping the kids entertained with family-friendly entertainment can be a bit tricky, especially when you’re not able to watch with them all the time. Here are a couple of apps that keep your kids safe with family-friendly content. The music streaming service, Spotify, is offering a new standalone Spotify Kids app in the U.S., Canada, and France starting Tuesday. Spotify Kids isn’t only music, the streaming service will also offer educational songs, audiobooks for storytime, Christian music, and Spanish content. Spotify expands Kids app to US, Canada and France https://t.co/klVxyrqDIk — CNET News (@CNETNews) March 31, 2020...

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Spooky And Sweet Halloween Monster Popcorn Balls

Bella Breakdown Monster Popcorn Balls This sweet treat is on the spooky side and just in time for Halloween. This fun family craft activity is a great way to spend time with the family while making some fun treats. Print Recipe Pin Recipe Prep Time 30 minsTotal Time 30 mins Course Dessert, SnackCuisine American Servings 20 Popcorn BallsCalories 1500 kcal EquipmentLarge Pot Ingredients  1 package Mini Marshmallows (16 ounces)16 cups Popped Popcorn (2/3 cups of popcorn kernels)5 tbsp Butter1 can Non-Stick Cooking Spray10 drops Food Coloring (any color desired) (recommended - purple, green, or blue)Halloween Sprinkles (optional)Candy Eyes (optional)Halloween-Themed Candy...

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“Boys Dance!” Children’s Book Supports Young Boy Ballet Dancers

Bella Breakdown The unique children’s book “Boys Dance!” celebrates young male dancers to follow their passion for dancing and spotlights male role models in the ballet community. The “Boys Dance!” author John Robert Allman wanted to work on the children’s picture book to celebrate classical male dancers that have yet to be represented in children’s literature. Allman consulted eight male performers of the American Ballet Theatre and the book features photos with testimonies for the dancers in the epilogue. Allman explained that the media portrayal of male dancers made it seem OK to explore this art form when he...

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