Sweet Potato Hand Pie

You know that delicious sweet potato casserole that your mom always makes for Thanksgiving? Well, imagine that, but portable and the perfect portion! Inspired by Disney World’s Splash Mountain and Disneyland treat, this Sweet Potato Hand Pie recipe is a keeper! All the tastes of Fall, literally at your fingertips. Don’t let the multiple steps […]

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Genie’s Baklava

Say what you wish It’s yours, true dish How about a little more Baklava? In anticipation of Disney’s newest Live Action Remake, Aladdin, we made some of Genie’s Baklava. I’ve always loved it and wanted to make it myself, but had this irrational fear that it would be too hard. Well, let me tell you, […]

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Mary Poppins Chocolate Cupcake

These cupcakes are a practically perfect dessert for your Mary Poppins Returns Movie Night. Inspired by the delectable Mary Poppins chocolate cakes in Disneyland, I made them into easy to eat cupcakes. All you’ll need is a spoonful of sugar and all the ingredients below. To make it in a snap, you could substitute the […]

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101 Dalmatians

This movie night was spit spot! Oh wait, that’s the wrong movie. But really, we’re seeing spots everywhere! 101 Dalmatians was one of my favorites growing up and it did not disappoint with my little ones. I may regret the pick if Gideon doesn’t stop howling though. Lol! Charlie Beth and I made Kanine Krunchies […]

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Frozen Movie Night

“Winter’s a good time to stay in and cuddle!” The holidays are over and winter has caught up with us here in Virginia. I love winter, but mostly because I can stay inside and watch the snow fall. My husband on the other hand, hates it! He works most of the day outside and comes […]

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The Santa Clause Movie Night

This movie is full of jolly laughs and Christmas magic! I don’t think my kids are old enough to enjoy it thoroughly, but Brandon and I get to relive the laughs every year. One of my favorite scenes, is when Scott Calvin arrives at the North Pole for the first time. Judy brings him Cocoa, […]

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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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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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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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