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Dec 16, 2014

My kids are so stoked about tracking Santa this year. We have our laptop all ready to track him on Christmas Eve night! Well, this little girl was able to get confirmation from the Pentagon that they are ready to track Santa and will do so through Norad! Click the pic, enjoy the vid, and Merry Christmas!

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Dec 15, 2014

Just a few more shopping days till Christmas and while the shopping rush is on, there are a few things you should wait to buy until after the holidays because the prices will wind up being a whole lot cheaper. Like:

1. CLOTHING AND APPAREL

Dec 15, 2014

It’s a bit belated, but a big happy 25th Birthday to Taylor Swift. She turned the big 25 this past Friday and partied with JayZ, Beyonce, Justin Timberlake, Sam Smith and many others! Enjoy the pics!

Dec 14, 2014

This is amazing! I found a video where most of a neighborhood has synchronized Christmas lights and an aerial shot catches the group of lights synchronized to Mariah’s “All I Want for Christmas is You”! Truly awesome and click the pic to see it for yourself!

Dec 14, 2014

Most guys will do anything for competition! Well, how about Extreme Barbie Jeep racing! It’s a thing and in a video we see grown dudes sitting in the pink, plastic motorized Barbie Jeeps, racing down a dirt hill. It’s quite funny and even entertaining! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Dec 14, 2014

As the kids get older, it can be a little tough and even awkward at Christmas. So, I came across 4 ways to keep the holiday magic alive for the older kids. Like:

Dec 10, 2014

This is quite the aspiring designer! Her name is Mayhem! Yes, Mayhem and she and her mother, Angie teamed up to create Fashion by Mayhem who turned leftover construction paper into high fashion inspired gowns! Well the children’s division at J. Crew’s and Crewcuts took notice and are turning those paper creations into fabric fashions and it’s quite cool! Click the pic to see more!

Photo by J.Crew

Dec 10, 2014

With all the bad in the world, it’s good to see folks doing good! Particularly, our police. Well, cops in Lowell Michigan, with the help of UPtv, brought some smiles to the faces of Christmas shoppers by pulling them over, making them think they’ve committed a traffic violation, and then keep them there long enough to surprise them with Christmas gifts. This is so awesome! Click the pic, enjy this vid, and Merry Christmas from Mix 929!

Dec 10, 2014

Every year, my family and I always catch “A Charlie Brown Christmas”! And I found it amazing how much I didn’t know about the show! Stuff like:

Dec 10, 2014

Honestly, I’m not much in to re-gifting, but I know quite a few people who are! So, I thought these might come in handy. The 10 Rules for Re-gifting This Christmas season and I found some good tips!

Before you go and rewrap that unopened gift, make sure you pay attention to our 10 Rules of Christmas Regifting. 

1. The gift should make sense.

Dec 9, 2014

The creative marriage proposals just keep rolling on! I like this one. A man surprised his soon-to-be wife on Christmas Eve with the help of her family, and the way he slipped the adorable proposal into the holiday photo will warm your heart. Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Dec 9, 2014

So, if a band like say… Maroon 5 crashed your wedding, how would you feel? Well, that’s what happened over the weekend for a couple in L.A. Adam and his bandmates were filming a video for one of their new songs and decided to crash this wedding as a part of the video, while Adam actually became the wedding singer! How cool is that? Click the E News link below for pics and more of the story!

 

Dec 8, 2014

I’ve wondered from time to time when a movie about the life of Whitney Houston would be made. Well, wonder no more. It’s called Whitney and it truly looks well done and powerful. It was directed by Angela Bassett and it looks to truly tell the story from Whitney’s chart topping success, to her messy marriage to Bobby Brown! Click the pic for more pics and the powerful Trailer for "Whitney"!

 

Dec 8, 2014

Christmas is just around the corner. You may be well on your way to finishing up the requisite shopping excursion for family, friends and other loved ones, but still face the time-consuming chore of wrapping those perfect little trinkets. 

Here is a list of tips and tricks to help you present your presents with style and flair to the people on your list, courtesy of marthastewart.com

 

Dec 8, 2014

if you want to unleash your Christmas shopping anxieties, then you need to try this! It’s called Christmas Shopper Simulator and it’s designed to put you on an epic quest to do a bit of Christmas shopping without going out, but experiencing everything you would, if you did! It actually looks fun! Click the pic, see the vid and get a free download!

 

Dec 8, 2014

How cool is this!?! You may know this guy! His name is Chad Barnard and he’s quickly becoming a Christmas season Celebrity! Every year, at his home in Lebanon, he covers eight acres of land with two million Christmas lights for all to see and tonight you can catch him on ABC’s “The Great Christmas Light Fight”! Chad was asked to compete on the show for $50 grand provided he has the best Christmas décor and call me partial, but I think he does! Click the pic below to enjoy Chad's Winter Wonderland and we wish Chad and his family well from his friends here at Mix 929!!!

Dec 7, 2014

If you or your folks have been fans of the Terminator Movie Series, well Arnold is back to stop judgment day along with a new and what looks to be an exciting cast in Terminator Genisys hitting your theatre on July 1st 2015! Click the pic and enjoy the vid!

Dec 4, 2014

Just in time for the holidays! It’s Mariah Carey’s “All I Want for Christmas” sung in 20 different styles from the talented Anthony Vincent who offers up 20 different styles of the yule tide tune on 10 second intervals! Click the pic and enjoy my gift to you! Merry Christmas!

Dec 3, 2014

Tis the season for mall shopping and that wonderful visit to see Santa! Well, if you have a young child you want to pose with Santa, it might get a bit crazy, so I have 7 tips to survive your child’s visit with the Jolly Old Elf!

Dec 3, 2014

The family and I are picking out our Christmas tree this weekend and obviously, we’ll have the tree for a few weeks and want the freshest tree possible. So, I came across some tricks to picking out the freshest tree! Merry Christmas!

Dec 2, 2014

Do you remember that Olive Garden offer called the Never Ending Pasta Pass?!? Well, Matt Tribe of Ogden, Utah ordered the pass online and had a really great idea! He decided to use the pass to help feed the homeless and families and simply spread joy and happiness! He calls it Random Acts of Pasta and I call it awesome! Click the pic and enjoy his vid and a huge thank to Matt for spreading the goodness and we’ll enter him in our book of heroes!

Dec 2, 2014

You might call this cool, but honestly, I call it crazy! Let me introduce you to Tarantino! Tarantino is a very large Tiger Shark that was reunited with her friend, Jim Abernethy who runs a Jim Abernethy Scuba Adventures! He claims to have developed a relationship with this shark and proves it in a video he put together and narrated! One things for sure, I’ve encountered a very big Tiger Shark and nice or not, I would not cozy up!