Barney 3-DVD Set, Bob the Builder, and Thomas and Friends review and Giveaway!


Barney is back with a three DVD movie package that will please all the Barney fans in your life. Are you looking for some quality movie time with kids at a great price? Barney has a tee-rific deal for you. For the first time ever, enjoy three Barney movies filled with fun, friends, music and more with the Barney: Movie Pack 3-DVD Set which arrived on February 21, 2012 from Liongate and HIT Entertainment. It’s a three-DVD movie adventure with Barney and his playground friends as they travel to the Rainforest, learn the ABCs and take a vacation to exotic lands. All of this for the incredible price of $19.98- it is a steal!!

The three DVDs include:
Barney: Jungle Friends- Grab your safari hat and join your best friends, Barney, BJ, and Baby Bop as they laugh, dance, and sing through an enchanted rainforest and learn about all of the amazing animals, plants, and insects that call the rainforest their home. Watch and learn as kids play with monkeys, collect butterflies, and search for the Higgledy Piggledy Pear Tree in this super-dee-duper tale of friendship and fun. DVD bonus features include -Barney’s Animal Safari Match Game -Earth Friendly Activities: “Let’s Make Animal Puppets” and “Grow Your Own Garden”

Barney: Animal ABC’s- BJ, Baby Bop and Riff have gathered alphabet blocks for a fun game of…what? They wonder what game they can play with the blocks. When Megan’s dog, Gracie, picks up the D block, Barney comments that she’s a very smart dog, because D is for dog! He suggests a game of finding the an animal for each letter of the alphabet, and everyone is excited, but BJ has a hard time with the letters, W, X,Y, and Z. In the end, and animal is found for every letter, even though they have to use a make-believe animal for the letter U: Unicorn!

Barney: Let’s Go On Vacation- Pack your bags with Barney and Friends and come along for a musical adventure and a whole new world of fun! From exotic new foods to exciting new friends, the trip turns into a singing and dancing celebration. The gang quickly learns that things that matter most-like family and friends- are the same all over the world. Don’t miss a magical minute! DVD bonus features include -Pack a Suitcase with Barney -Barney’s Travel Checklist -3 Spanish Sing-Alongs: “Bombachinio” (“Mr. Knickerbocker”),  “Si Las Gotas do Lluvia” (“If All the Raindrops”) and “Te Quiero Yo” (“I Love You”)

Hayley and Zane both enjoyed all these wonderful Barney DVDs. The total feature run time for all 3 movies is 158 minutes,  with each averaging 51 minutes. I love the fact that Barney is not only entertaining with all his dancing and singing, but he teaches sharing, caring, and imagining. Fun, entertainment, and value- all wrapped in three wonderful DVDs.

Buy it: You can buy the Barney: Movie Pack 3-DVD set at Amazon for the sale price of $17.99 today!

Thomas & Friends: Up, Up & Away:

Thomas & Friends: Up, Up & Awayis the new Thomas DVD that is set to release on March 6, 2012. Thomas and his engine friends reach new heights of fun and adventure in Thomas & Friends: Up, Up and Away, a collection of four soaring episodes available on DVD, Digital Download, and on Demand from Liongate and HIT Entertainment. This all new release special feature content includes a game and puzzles, exclusive only to the DVD. Timed to the release this spring, five Thomas & Friends toys will also be available so kids can reenact their favorite Up, Up & Away adventures!

Thomas and his friends reach new heights in these high-flying adventures! Thomas and Percy have a special adventure as they try and try again to bring balloons to Mr. Bubbles’ Big Balloon Show. At the Children’s Steam Fair, Emily learns there are great rewards- and laughs- in helping other; Kevin tries his hook at Hide and Peep and Thomas has a wonky whistle!

Episodes include:
-Up, Up &Away -Wonky Whistle -Kevin the Steamie, -Emily and Dash

Also included are DVD Bonus Features and VOD Bonus Features which include -Catch the Balloon Game -Guess Who? Puzzles -”Buzzy Bees” Bonus Episode

This DVD run time is 49 minutes which is a perfect attention span for my two little ones. Thomas & Friends teaches timeless life lessons which include friendship, discovery, and cooperation. It truly is a fantastic DVD and will capture your young ones attention from beginning to end. 

Buy it: Thomas & Friends: Up, Up & Away is available at Amazon for the sale price of $9.99 today!

Bob the Builder: Here to Help:

If you build it, they will help! Preschool favorite Bob the Builder and his Can-Do Crew are back for all new construction action and exciting adventures in Bob the Builder: Here to Help available on DVD, Digital Download, and On Demand starting February 12, 2012 from Lionsgate and HIT Entertainment. Whether they’re being extra helpful on the job, making sure the local stage show goes on, celebrating a good friend’s birthday or just making sure the local stage goes on, celebrating a good friend’s birthday or just having fun, Bob and his company lay the foundation for super-sized adventure, ready with the tools and the teamwork to teach even the youngest builder that the Fun is in Getting it Done!

Bob the Builder and his Can-Do Crew are Here to Help in this action packed collection as they get the job done and share tales of teamwork from the building yard. Scoop and Lofty learn that they can accomplish a lot with the little help from their friends; Scrambler is in for a big surprise when he accidentally frightens Lofty and must dig deep to repair his friend’s confidence; Scoop needs a truckload of teamwork to save Wendy’s birthday celebration and Scratch learns there’s no one star of the show as everyone must work together to save Fixham’s History Day celebration. Dizzy spins some chaos on the lighthouse ramp and must rely on teamwork- and a newfound talent for wheelies- to fix the mess. Join Bob and his machine team as they lend helping hands, scoops, cranes, shovels and more to build lasting friendships in these Can-Do tales of teamwork and fun!

Episodes include: -”Lofty’s Helpful Day” -”Scrambler’s Stage Surprise” -”Wendy’s Birthday Surprise” -”Scratch’s Star Turn” -”Dizzy and the Wheelies”

DVD Bonus Features include -Build a House with Bob Game -”My Dream Team” Music Video -”I’m Big and I’m Blue” Music Video

For any Bob the Builder fan, this DVD is great! Run time is 55 minutes and is easy for the kids and parents alike to watch!

Buy it: Buy Bob the Builder: Here to Help on Amazon for $9.49 on sale today!

WIN IT: I am going to be picking 2 winners for this giveaway. 1 winner will receive the 3 pack set of Barney Movie Pack and another winner will receive both the Bob the Builder: Here to Help DVD and  Thomas & Friends: Up, Up & Away. This giveaway is run via rafflecopter so click “read more” to see the actual giveaway. For the mandatory entry, in the comment section proceeding the post, tell me what prize pack you would like to win. While the other entries are not mandatory, I highly suggest filling them out to increase your chances of winning. US only. GOOD LUCK!!

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<*Thanks to LionGate and HIT Entertainment, as well as the PR firm,  for providing me these DVDS. All my opinions are my own and not swayed by outside sources.

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  1. Theresa says

    It would be awesome to win the Thomas DVD or the Bob the Builder one! My son loves both of these shows!!

  2. Angela L says

    I would love Bob The Builder for my son, but would also be stoked if I won the Barney one for him!

  3. Veann Grigajtis says

    My sons love Barney, so Barney would be our prize pack of choice.

    veanng @ gmail . com

  4. Adventures with Little man says

    It is really hard to choose but I think my son would love Barney the most. The songs always make him start dancing and I love to watch him move and grove. Thanks for hosting great giveaways!

  5. East9thStreet says

    I hate to say this but I'll have to go with Barney (lol). My daughter loves him and there's no turning back now. :)

  6. Mama Fee says

    I would love to win the Barney prize pack! When my daughter was TEENY tiny I used to sing her the "I love you, you love me" song and she would fall asleep. Now she is 18 months old and she would love it! Thank you for having this!

  7. nicolesender says

    i'd like to win the Bob the Builder: Here to Help, Thomas & Friends: Up, Up & Away DVD's.

  8. Lisa's Free Stuff says

    My grandson would love to have Bob the Builder: Here to Help, Thomas & Friends: Up, Up & Away

  9. Cinderella10383 says

    I so want to win the Barney one so badly. My son is learning so much from Barney but it's not played nearly enough on sprout

    Jamie Brigham
    prettyinpinkwife @ aol dot com

  10. kellyr78 says

    I would like Bob the Builder & Thomas & Friends, but I am sure my kids would love either.

  11. trendymomreviews says

    We love your site! I'm now following!
    We like Barney, but also Bob the Builder and Thomas & Friends are fun too!

  12. Melissa says

    Either would be great. If I had to choose one, I'd say Barney.
    lisa.blogs2 at gmail dot com

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