Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Pancakes

If you couldn’t guess, I love pumpkin! Pumpkin is so much more than the drink you can get at Starbucks. I love it’s flavor AND it’s versatility! It can be used in both sweet desserts AND savory entrees. Pumpkin Pasta Sauce, Pumpkin Chili, and Pumpkin Snickerdoodles are just to name a few. The dark chocolate […]

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Mickey Pumpkin Wreath

Autumn is the best season to visit Walt Disney World! The low crowds, shorter wait times, cooler weather, and beautiful decorations make for a perfect combination! I am especially obsessed with the Mickey Pumpkin Wreaths! I knew I had to make one for my own and started brainstorming. Part of the problem was finding the […]

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Lefou’s Brew

  LeFou’s Brew is a deliciously refreshing apple slushy served at Gaston’s Tavern in Disney World. We tried it last Fall and I haven’t been able to think of anything since. Despite its appearance, it’s non-alcoholic! Perfect for the whole family! This sweet drink will hit the spot on those later hot days of summer, […]

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I’m a Disney girl, in a Pop-up world!

Have you seen the BREATHTAKING works of art created by New York Times Best Selling Author and Pop-Up Master Matthew Reinhart? I loved looking thru his books when I worked at Borders years ago and couldn’t resist his Disney collection. He brilliantly brings castles and characters to life, showcasing the magical worlds that we have […]

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‘Lion King’

The Lion King is a magnificent classic that will transport you to the Pride Lands and will inspire generations of fans to find their own place in the “Circle of Life”. I loved this movie when it first came out and now my kids are loving it with the same excitement I had, it’s made […]

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Pesto Steak Kabobs

Tender Steak, juicy tomatoes and toasted bread come together to make a tasty summer meal on a stick. The ideal meal for our Lion King Movie Night!

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‘Mary Poppins’

“Winds in the east, there’s a mist coming in, like something is brewin’ and ’bout to begin.” ‘Mary Poppins’ is a magical story of a nanny who flies out of the windy London skies and arrives into the home of a self-absorbed family. The children, Jane and Michael are pleasantly surprised with their new nanny […]

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‘Cars’

Ka-Chow!! ‘Cars’ is an adorable movie all about a race car living in the fast lane. He gets stranded in a dusty ol’ town called Radiator Springs. There he meets some quirky characters and learns that there’s more to life than fame and fortune. We don’t usually start our Movie Night at breakfast, but I […]

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Strawberry Black Bottom Pie

Have you ever had a chocolate covered strawberry? Well, this pie has the same delicious and refreshing taste, but more! The addition of the cream cheese filling, will have you licking the bottom of the pie plate. My mother passed on the recipe when I got married and is one of our favorites. With only a […]

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Pumpkin Chili

It’s time for Pumpkin Everything! This Pumpkin Chili is a delicious blend of fall spice and perfect for the cooler weather! You would hardly guess that it’s made with pumpkin. It gives it a subtle sweet undertone and makes it a thick and hearty chili. Combined with other seasonal ingredients, it will have you wishing […]

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Lilo and Stitch

This action-packed comedy about a mischievous alien quickly became a family favorite. The story takes place on a tropical Hawaiian Island and tells a heartwarming retelling of ‘The Ugly Duckling’. Since it’s my husband’s birthday next week, he got to choose the movie for movie night. His favorite happens to be the out of this […]

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Thin Blue Line Graham Crackers

Decadent and delicious, these no-bake cookies are perfect for your favorite Police Officer. The rich dark chocolate is not uberly sweet, but will satisfy your chocolate cravings. I grew up around my mother’s confectionary. So, I tend to go the sweet route when creating a new recipe. I made these as a way to say […]

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DIY Cop Caddy

Clothes, belt, radio, vest, etc… Police officers wear so much on a daily basis. It can be hard to keep it all together in one place, so getting ready for shift is a chore. It’s much easier to keep organized with this cop caddy. The industrial look of the black iron pipe fits in with […]

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Elegant Minnie Mouse Decoration

This dainty art piece brightens any room. A nice pop of color for the summer months. Doubles for an elegant Minnie Mouse birthday decoration or wall art for a little girls room. Materials: 2 (4in)embroidery hoops 1 (9in) embroidery hoop 1/4 yard lace fabric bouquet of artificial flowers floral wire & wire cutters Peel off […]

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Alice in Wonderland

We fell down the rabbit hole for our movie night into the fantastical world of Wonderland. Alice in Wonderland is a timeless classic your entire family will enjoy! Filled with unforgettable characters, brilliant animation, and spectacular songs. “We celebrated Alice’s 67th Anniversary by having a whimsical Very Merry Unbirthday tea party! The kids helped make […]

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