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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Creamy Tomato Soup

This is an easy recipe to update the usual can of tomato soup. A few extra spices and the addition of chicken broth is the perfect compliment. Perfect for a wintery day and paired with a Mickey shaped grilled cheese. Try spreading mayo on the bread instead of butter, it browns the bread beautifully and […]

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Cranberry Apple Sauce

I love Thanksgiving for a multitude of things, but eating is my hobby and food is high on the list. It’s almost embarrassing the feast we have planned for the 4 of us this year. Smoked Turkey, cornbread stuffing, sweet potato casserole, etc. My mothers always found new recipes to try on Thanksgiving, but I […]

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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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Incredible Cookie Num Nums

This recipe was inspired by Jack Jack’s Cookie Num Nums. It’s my tried and true recipe and will calm any baby, no matter the size, with one bite! Or at least it works for my two year old and my younger brothers. This is a cookie sandwich recipe, but these chewy cookies are delicious on […]

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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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Beef Stew

The cooler weather that Fall brings, always makes me think of soups and stews. This hearty stew is full of flavor and cooked slowly to bring tenderize the meat. I think the Seven Dwarfs would have loved coming home to a warm bowl of stew like this one. I know my husband sure does!

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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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Pumpkin Spice Caramel Popcorn

  If you love pumpkin spice as much as I do, you’ll love this Fall alternative to my Cracker Jack Recipe. The smell of cinnamon, cloves and caramel will have your mouth watering even before they are out of the oven! This would be a great popcorn alternative for ‘The Adventures of Ichabod’, ‘Cinderella’, and […]

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