EMOTIONS GONE WILD? NOT REALLY! JOY AND SADNESS GET TO WORK HARMONIOUSLY TO SAVE THE DAY IN PIXAR’S ‘INSIDE OUT’…….by Debra Lewis-Boothman

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Anger (voice of Lewis Black), Fear (voice of Bill Hader), Joy (Amy Poehler), Disgust (voice of Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith) While sitting inside the Dolby Screening Room at a recent MOMS screening of Disney  Pixar’s animated  movie ‘Inside Out‘ three pairs of eyes looked over at me to see if I was crying. I had taken my 9-year old daughter,… Continue reading EMOTIONS GONE WILD? NOT REALLY! JOY AND SADNESS GET TO WORK HARMONIOUSLY TO SAVE THE DAY IN PIXAR’S ‘INSIDE OUT’…….by Debra Lewis-Boothman

BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN IN CROWN HEIGHTS KNOWS HOW TO THROW ONE HECK OF A FROLIC!

It was lots of  skipping, jumping, frolicking and dancing with the  Mark Lamb Dance company amongst real life  butterflies and Spring flowers this past weekend if  you were in Brooklyn  and  experienced the  Brooklyn Botanic Garden’s FROLIC festival and  grand opening of  its  new  Discovery Garden. Talk about a whale of a good time! My kids and I have not had this much fun discovering, smelling, touching  and cavorting … Continue reading BROOKLYN BOTANIC GARDEN IN CROWN HEIGHTS KNOWS HOW TO THROW ONE HECK OF A FROLIC!

WHY IT’S ALL RELATIVE FOR AUTHOR A.J. JACOBS WHO’S BRINGING THE MOTHER OF ALL FAMILY REUNIONS TO NYC………By Debra Lewis-Boothman

Have you ever sat down and tried to  put your family tree together? You know,  sit  with pen and paper in hand,  draw a tree  and  branch by branch add individual family members . Not easy is it? In fact, it’s  quite laborious.  I have tried a few times and always end up quitting because it is just too tedious of a task,  usually ending  in frustration  because … Continue reading WHY IT’S ALL RELATIVE FOR AUTHOR A.J. JACOBS WHO’S BRINGING THE MOTHER OF ALL FAMILY REUNIONS TO NYC………By Debra Lewis-Boothman

ACTOR KEVIN JAMES REVEALS THAT HE IS AFRAID OF HORSES, LOVES CHOCOLATE DONUTS AND HOLDS TWO GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS by Debra Lewis-Boothman

ACTOR KEVIN JAMES REVEALS THAT HE IS AFRAID OF HORSES, LOVES CHOCOLATE DONUTS AND HOLDS TWO GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS by Debra Lewis-Boothman. Continue reading ACTOR KEVIN JAMES REVEALS THAT HE IS AFRAID OF HORSES, LOVES CHOCOLATE DONUTS AND HOLDS TWO GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS by Debra Lewis-Boothman

ACTOR KEVIN JAMES REVEALS THAT HE IS AFRAID OF HORSES, LOVES CHOCOLATE DONUTS AND HOLDS TWO GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS by Debra Lewis-Boothman

  Actor Kevin James loves to horse around and  make people laugh but when it comes to being next to  the real thing  James is  not laughing. In fact the actor  and star of the film Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 which segwayed into our hearts in April and  continues to dominate the box office is should we say, a little shy of  horses.  “I … Continue reading ACTOR KEVIN JAMES REVEALS THAT HE IS AFRAID OF HORSES, LOVES CHOCOLATE DONUTS AND HOLDS TWO GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS by Debra Lewis-Boothman

JAPAN DESCENDED UPON BROOKLYN WITH CHERRY BLOSSOMS, TAIKO DRUMMING AND AN URBAN TEA CEREMONY AT THE SAKURA MATSUKI FESTIVAL ……BY Debra Lewis-Boothman

I was in my mid teens when Sakura Matsuri started at the  Brooklyn Botanic  Gardens. Back then, the faces attending were mostly  of Japanese origin and they   came out in droves  to celebrate the blooming cherry blossom flowers and rejoice in the planned Japanese cultural programs and activities. In recent years, the  two-day weekend festival has become more popular  and has grown by  leaps and bounds … Continue reading JAPAN DESCENDED UPON BROOKLYN WITH CHERRY BLOSSOMS, TAIKO DRUMMING AND AN URBAN TEA CEREMONY AT THE SAKURA MATSUKI FESTIVAL ……BY Debra Lewis-Boothman

EXCLUSIVE: BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN AWAKENS FROM HER COMA, RESPONSIVE TO VOICES BUT STILL UNABLE TO SPEAK, SOURCE SAYS

Faith and prayer are the vitamins of the soul; man cannot live in health without them.—-Mahalia Jackson The power of prayer has a way of granting miracles.  Thus the case of Bobbi Kristina Brown. Bobbi Kristina Brown has  awakened  from the coma  she’s  been in for over a month and a half a source close to her family tells crownheightsmom.com exclusively. “Bobbi Kristina  is out of the … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: BOBBI KRISTINA BROWN AWAKENS FROM HER COMA, RESPONSIVE TO VOICES BUT STILL UNABLE TO SPEAK, SOURCE SAYS