Insights into Entertainment

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 125 “The Little Ladies Man”

Today in our Disney Detective, we’ll take a look at a 4 year old true gentleman in the magic kingdom, an an extra magical way to skip lines at the parks.  In our Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy, Hasbro newest wares are on display plus The Art of Star Wars the Mandalorian Season 2. And for our Entertainment News, Who’s going Around the World in 80 Days plus Netflix buys the chocolate factory and more. And as always we’ll finish up with our Insightful Picks of the week….and some afterthoughts

Insights Into Teens

Insights Into Teens: Episode 101 “Creativity: Art”

This week we’ll discuss why art is important to the normal development of teens. We’ll look at why art is important and some of the key therapeutic and development benefits art offers teens.

Then we’ll take a deep dive in the Madison and her passion for art. We’ll discover how her journey into art started, her preferred medium for artistic expression, where she draws inspiration from and how she developed her own unique style of art.

Finally we’ll talk about the steps she took to pursue her passion. When did she first learn to draw, how COVID has affected her creativity, how does she motivate herself to create, how important parental and peer encouragement is and what kind of advice she can offer to others looking to pursue a passion in art.

Insights Into Teens

Insights Into Teens: Episode 99 “Hobbies and Activities”

This week we discuss the importance of teens having hobbies and activities to occupy their free time. We’ll look at an interesting study from the Department of Health and Human Services that details how teens spend their time throughout the day. We’ll look at some of the potential pitfalls of misspent free time by teens and we’ll talk about what productive downtime is and how it helps teens. We’ll also detail 10 significant benefits that teens gain through hobbies before finally taking a look at some of the hobbies and activities that Madison tends to enjoy.

Insights into Entertainment

Insights Into Entertainment: Episode 82 “The Emmy Goes To…Baby Yoda?”

In our Disney Detective, Disneyland is moving out the art for another type of item to sell & a little history about beloved “Horse”.

Then in our Tales from the Edge of the Galaxy, Baby Yoda’s First Award, Trouble for Mando & Get that credit card ready, more Star Wars Merch is becoming available!

And for our Entertainment News, The Next Marvel Villain??? And a different kind of Parade for the holidays…

And then we’ll finish up with our Insightful Picks of the week….

Insights Into Teens

Insights Into Teens: Episode 61 “Artistic Expression”

This week we highlight the artistic talents of our co-host Madison. We’ll take a look at several outlets for artistic expression that she enjoys from music to writing and illustration to creative construction. We’ve got a few pre-recorded segments that will allow us to showcase Madison’s musical talents on the Trumpet and some spoken word versions of her creative writing exploits.

We also took the time to digitize a selection of her artwork. We’ll get a chance to look at how her artistic styles and skills advance from basic custom comics through her own character generation and the evolution of her own unique art style.

Finally we’ll look at her creative construction expression through her custom lego creations. We’ll take a walk through her unique apartment complex that allowed her to expand beyond just doing instruction based Lego builds to something a bit more complicated and creative.

Art plays an import part to the development of our youth. Encouraging those creative endeavors is key to grown of skills, imagination and expression. If you would like us to feature some of your artwork on a future recap podcast feel free to send some samples over to