Color and Whimsy at Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Red Carpet Premiere

For a movie as magical as Disney's THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS, it's only fitting that its red carpet premiere and party would be magical as well. That's exactly what I experienced when I was lucky enough to be invited to attend Disney's Nutcracker world premiere and pre-party Monday … [Read more...]

Maxi the Taxi Dog App – Feel Like You’re in the Story!

If you know me and my kids, you know that we LOVE books. We regularly visit the library and have shelves of our own books at home. I was a big reader as a kid, and I am thrilled to be able to pass on my love of reading to my own kiddos! My daughter and I recently tried out the Maxi the Taxi Dog … [Read more...]

Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Printable Activity Sheets

It's only one more week until THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS is in theaters everywhere on November 2! I mentioned earlier this week that I'm headed to the red carpet premiere of The Nutcracker and the Four Realms in LA in just two days and (of course) I can't be more excited about that! I … [Read more...]

Our NECTAR Mattress after Six Months

We have been sleeping on our NECTAR mattress for over six months now. Actually it has been just about nine months now that I add it up. I have read a lot of mattress reviews, including NECTAR mattress reviews, and have found that many times the reviewer creates the review after sleeping on the bed … [Read more...]

I’m Headed to LA for Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Premiere!

When I was growing up, one holiday tradition my family had was to go see a performance of The Nutcracker every year. When I heard that Disney would be making THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS, I was so excited to see a magical story made even more magical with the Disney treatment! So, you can … [Read more...]

Free Printable Star Wars Halloween Tic Tac Labels

My kids are BIG Star Wars fans...and they've never even seen any of the movies yet! There's something about the story of good vs. evil and all of the fun characters in the Star Wars universe that appeals to kids, I think. My son actually dressed up as Kylo Ren last year for Halloween! The great … [Read more...]

DIY Halloween Bat Treat Cups

Halloween is such a FUN time for kids, isn't it? If you are looking for the perfect bat craft ideas for a Halloween party favor or classroom activity, take a look at these cute Halloween bat treat cups! Kids can decorate their cups with googly eyes and fangs to make them their own, then fill … [Read more...]

The Nightmare Before Christmas and Hocus Pocus Special Editions Now Available

Exciting news for fans of all things Halloween and/or spooky yet fun movies! Both The Nightmare Before Christmas AND Hocus Pocus have very special editions newly released on Blu-ray and Digital! For Hocus Pocus it's the 25th Anniversary edition and for Nightmare Before Christmas it's a fun … [Read more...]

Easy Fruit Cocktail Cake Recipe – Just 4 Ingredients!

This Easy Fruit Cocktail Cake Recipe is made with only FOUR ingredients! It's a perfect cake to make for last minute company. No one will ever guess just how easy it is to make or that it only took you 5 minutes to get it all mixed up and baking in the oven. Since everything you need to make … [Read more...]

Instant Pot Meatball And Potato Soup Recipe

As a busy mom, it seems I have less and less time to run my house efficiently. Heck. Who am I kidding? It is tough to run my house less than efficiently! That is when I decided to research where I could cut some corners without the family feeling the change. The number one tip I kept seeing … [Read more...]