Santa’s Favorite Hot Chocolate Recipe

Forget the Milk with his cookies, Santa wants a canteen of his favorite Hot Chocolate on Christmas Eve. I can’t believe I’m sharing this recipe, because Mrs. Claus has been begging for it forever! It’s thick, rich and so creamy! This has been my go to recipe for snow days, Christmas, and for my winter […]

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Olaf’s Frozen Adventure Movie Night

“The Fruitcake! It’s a Christmas Miracle!” We’re probably in the small minority that not only watched this debut last Christmas season, but bought the movie and soundtrack as soon as it was available! We loved it so much! Not only was it adorable, but it also had a sweet message about Christmas. So when Elsa […]

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Wreck-It Ralph

There’s no one I would rather be than me! Have you seen ‘Ralph breaks the Internet’ yet? With all the holiday festivities, we might have to wait for a while. Don’t think we missed out on the fun though. We incorporated one of our favorite Christmas traditions, decorating a Gingerbread House, with some sweet movie […]

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Up Movie Night

Adventure is out there! If adventure is your thing, this is the movie for you! Carl was a child full of adventure and love, but his spirit dampens after his lifelong partner left on a new uncharted journey. He ends up in some trouble and decides to take matters into his own hands. Toss in […]

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Incredibles 2 Premier Party

We have been waiting 14 years for the Parr family to come back into our lives. Incredibles 2 did not disappoint, and may I say…even better than the first! Full of fun and laughter!   In this new movie, The Incredibles have to face another dangerous villain while juggling their new lives. Helen rocks saving […]

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The Nightmare Before Christmas

Can you believe it’s the 25th anniversary of this movie? I was just 6 years old at the time and remember how frightened I was. Maybe it was the Halloween characters, maybe it was the clay animation. So we changed it up a bit this week. The kids enjoyed our movie night treats and Brandon […]

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Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

Snow White and the Seven Dwarf, what can be said about this classic film that hasn’t been said a million times over. It was the first full length animated film and the one that started it all for Walt Disney. This simple Brothers Grimm story of a charming little princess saved by seven adorable dwarfs […]

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Poison Apple Pie

Take a bite, dearie! This Apple Pie will make all the menfolks’ mouth water.  Another quote from the Evil Queen and one of my favorites. Despite the name, this recipe does not actually have poison in it. And anyone that falls in love with you after making it, is sure coincidence. The cranberries are a […]

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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 Movie Night

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 Movie Night

“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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