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'Instant Family' Will Pull Your Heartstrings in a Good Way

MOVIE REVIEW
What started as an older man’s joke about wanting to adopt a five-year-old instead of starting from scratch, Instant Family was inspired by writer and director Sean Anders’ real-life family. Pete (Mark Wahlberg) “accidentally” makes the joke to his wife Ellie (Rose Byrne) not wanting to be become that “old dad” everyone knows and before you know it, the two are traveling down to road toward foster care adoptions. After numerous classes taught by two caseworkers (Octavia Spencer and Tig Notaro), the two meet three kids at a “foster fair” gathering. Lizzy (Isabela Moner) is the 15-year-old older sister who has protectively looked after her younger siblings Juan (Gustavo Quiroz) and Lita (Julianna Gamiz) while their mother has been incarcerated. She’s a tough cookie with trust issues. Juan is both accident prone and highly sensitive and Lita is super sweet as long as she gets to eat potato chips at every meal. Almost overnight they become an “instant family” and everything g…

How Well Do You Know Your Chocolate Bars?

POP QUIZ
Now that Halloween is over, but your kids’s candy bowls are (hopefully) still full, it’s time to test your sweet tooth and see just how well you know your candy bars. We know you’ve been doing “research” lately to study up.

Below are 12 longtime favorites that have been cut down the middle so you can see what is inside without revealing the candy bar’s name. Answers and posted below.

Answers:
1 = Caramello, 2 = Almond Joy, 3 = Take 5, 4 = Snickers, 5 = 3 Musketeers, 6 = Milky Way, 7 = Mounds, 8 = Snickers Almond, 9 = Butterfinger, 10 = Kit Kat, 11 = Baby Ruth, 12 = Reeses Peanut Butter Cup 



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