Despicable Me 2 DVD Prize Pack #Giveaway! #DespicableMeDos #DM2DVD #Ad

*This post was written by me on behalf of Universal Studios Home Entertainment.  I received a DVD of the film to review.  All opinions are 100% mine.     My boys and I love to go to the movies together when my husband is working on Saturdays.  One of our all-time favorite animated films was Despicable Me and we really enjoyed going to see it together at our favorite movie theater.  That is why we were thrilled when we found out that Despicable Me 2 was coming to the big screen!     We made plans to go see it over and over but it seems that life had another plan and we kept having to postpone our movie date.  Since we never got to see it in the movies, we were very excited to have the opportunity to watch it together on DVD.  We knew that, if it was anything like the first movie, we would love the characters and all of their funny antics.     Gru, his adorable girls, and the mischievous Minions are back with a cast of unforgettable new characters in the blockbuster sequel to the … [Read more...]

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo With A Fun Salsa Recipe! #CincoDeMinion #DespicableMeDos

*I did not receive any compensation for this post and all opinions are 100% mine.     Any Cinco de Mayo celebration would be incomplete without delectable food that friends and families alike can share as part of their gatherings and celebrations.  To celebrate the release of the animated film Despicable Me 2, which debuts in theaters on July 3, 2013, Chef Isa Souza has created the "Cinco de Minion" salsa recipe. “Cinco de Minion" salsa recipe: Ingredients: 3 yellow bell peppers (2 chopped and reserve the 3rd to serve) 1 small onion, chopped 2 garlic cloves, diced 2 tablespoons of sour cream 2 teaspoons of salt 3 tablespoons of olive oil ½ teaspoon of ground cumin ½ teaspoon of ground black pepper  Preparation: Heat a medium-sized pan at high temperature.  Add the olive oil, followed by the garlic and onion, stirring constantly. Add yellow bell pepper. Reduce the temperature and season with salt, pepper and cumin. Mix well and let it cook for about 15 minutes on … [Read more...]