It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!

“Each year, the Great Pumpkin rises out of the pumpkin patch that he thinks is the most sincere. He’s gotta pick this one. He’s got to. I don’t see how a pumpkin patch can be more sincere than this one. You can look around and there’s not a sign of hypocrisy. Nothing but sincerity as […]

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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

Hello October! Keeping with the theme of the season, I introduced this timeless classic to my kids. The Legend of Sleepy Hollow is narrated by the wonderful Bing Crosby. The movie is about a gangly schoolteacher named Icabod Crane caught in a love triangle with a beautiful rich maiden. His rival learns of Crane’s superstitions […]

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Cinderella

Cinderella is the most celebrated of ALL the Disney classics. This enduring story has enchanted generations of fans with its charming music and classic characters. This magical fairy tale shares Cinderella’s faith that her dreams of a better life will come true. With the help of her delightful Fairy Godmother and a wave of her […]

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So Dear To My Heart

I bet many of you haven’t seen this heartwarming Disney classic. ‘So Dear To My Heart’ tells the endearing tale of a country boy who adopts a mischievous black lamb named Danny. The story is set around the 1900’s, back when life was simple. Jeremiah wants to enter his rambunctious lamb in the county fair […]

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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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‘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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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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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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Cheshire Cat Treats

Looks like Alice caught the Cheshire Cat by the tail! 🐈 This delicious treat will be the purrrrfect touch to Alice’s Very Merry Unbirthday Party. Your kids will love helping making this easy homemade treat. Makes 8 marshmallow sticks Ingredients: 32 large marshmallows 2 bags (10oz each) White Chocolate melting wafers Ghirardelli pink and purple […]

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Tangled

“BEST. DAY. EVER!” We were really looking forward to this Movie Night! ‘Tangled’ is one of our favorites! A classic love story about a strong independent woman, a smoldering and dashing young thief, a horse that keeps up with them all, and a fight between a sword and…a pan. This heart-felt movie will keep you […]

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Pinocchio

Pinocchio is a timeless story that has been enjoyed in our family for generations. The movie begins with a wish, a puppet, and his promise to be brave, truthful, and unselfish. Pinocchio’s efforts to become a real boy involve encounters with a host of unsavory characters, a scary sea creature, and risking his life for […]

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Blue Fairy Marshmallow Wands

Star light, star bright, The first star I see tonight; I wish I may, I wish I might, Have the wish I wish tonight. These marshmallow wands may not be able to transport you to Disney World, but they will make your ‘Pinocchio’ movie night magical! The kids will love making this delicious treat with […]

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The AristoCats

Everybody wants to be a cat! We thoroughly enjoyed Disney’s unforgettable classic The Aristocats  . It’s the purr-fect blend of comedy and adventure. This timeless treasure is full of fun and memorable songs the whole family will enjoy. Sometimes I get carried away with all the ideas I want to incorporate for our movie night. […]

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Toy Story 3

Hey all! Welcome to Sunnyside! The final movie in our Toy Story series is a memorable classic! My children LOVE it and it’s constantly requested for movie night. Brandon and I are finally immune to the emotional turmoil that Disney/Pixar put into this movie. While the first 10 mins of ‘UP’ will wreck your entire […]

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