Kerri Jablonski AKA The Maven lives in Seattle,WA with her 3 kids (2008, 2010, 2013), husband, cat and backyard chickens. Two of her children have special needs. Kerri enjoys cooking, travel, movies and spending time with her family.

Monkey Kingdom Opens in Theaters Today, April 17th!


Remember earlier this month when I went to San Francisco? While I was there I saw Disneynature’s newest film, Monkey Kingdom. This wonderful film opens in theaters today, April 17, 2015! Monkey Kingdom is the story of Maya, the clever and resourceful blonde-bobbed monkey, set among ancient ruins in the storied jungles of South Asia. […]

AT&T Store of the Future


AT&T is doing something different with their stores to create a new customer experience. It’s the store of the future. This is not your typical mobile phone store, but rather a whole new experience. Last month I visited the new store in Bellevue, which took two years of design research to create a more interactive […]

Time Out for Mom : No One Wants a Hangry Maven

Grab a mommy time out #WhenImHungry #ad

This Time out for Mom shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #WhenImHungry #CollectiveBias Monday was the first day of spring break here in Seattle. The concept of sleeping in is pretty much lost on my kids. When I say sleeping in, I’d be happy with […]

“Crepe Erase Review

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I participated in an Influencer Activation on behalf of Influence Central for Crepe Erase. I received product samples to facilitate my review and a promotional item to thank me for my participation.” I’ve been using Crepe Erase for a little over a month now (minus my trip to San Francisco) and I must say, it’s […]

Star Wars Saga now on Digital HD – PLUS a Star Wars Unboxing!


I can’t say thank you enough to our friends at Disney for sending this magical box to our family in celebration of our favorite movies, the Star Wars saga, being released on digital HD today. It’s an understatement that we are excited for the upcoming release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the first new […]

Touring the Pixar Campus

Entrance to Pixar #InsideOutEvent

There’s something about visiting the place that’s the genius behind the movies you’ve loved for over two decades. I had a chance to tour the Pixar campus as part of my press visit for their new feature, Inside Out, that opens in theaters on June 19, 2015. The first thing I spotted? My favorite lamp. […]