Movies Set in Ireland For St. Patrick’s Day

11 movies set in Ireland for St. Patrick's Day

  My family and I love finding movies to help celebrate the holidays, but until this year we had never looked up any movies for St. Patrick’s Day. I grew up watching movies like Darby O’Gill and the Little People, but now that I’ve got teens and tweens in the house I thought it would […]

McFarland, USA Review and Fun Facts

McFarland USA movie review and fun facts

  Earlier this week, my family and I had the opportunity to attend an early screening of the new Disney movie, McFarland, USA. I love finding movies that are entertaining and engaging for our whole clan – from 9 to 43 and lots of ages in between. Although we saw the movie for free, all […]

Family Game Night Makes Any Day a Very Good Day #VeryBadDay

and the Terrible, No Good, Very Bad Day banangrams

  We received some of the products mentioned in this post to host a family game night (and movie night) in honor of the Blu-ray release of Disney’s Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day on Blu-ray 2/10. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Some days are just terrible. Horrible. No […]

Strange Magic Activity Sheets and Printables

Strange Magic printables

  Did you know that Strange Magic, the newest animated film from Lucasfilm Ltd., opens in theaters this coming Friday, January 23? I’m excited to share these free printables – activity sheets, games, invitations and more. No compensation (monetary or product) has been received for this post. I’m just sharing because I love printables! Here’s […]

2015 Walt Disney Studios Movie Release Schedule

2015 Walt Disney Studios movies

  As if 2014 weren’t amazing enough for movies with some of our favorite films ever (Maleficent, Guardians of the Galaxy, Into the Woods, Big Hero 6, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good Very Bad Day, etc)….2015 looks to be an even more epic year when it comes to upcoming Walt Disney Studios movies. […]

Into the Woods Movie Review #IntoTheWoods

INTO THE WOODS

  Wondering what to do after the Christmas presents have been opened this week? I am taking my family to see Disney’s Into the Woods, which opens Christmas Day. My 9-year-old son and I were able to see an early screening of the movie a few weeks ago, and the very first thing out of […]

Big Hero 6 Activity Sheets #BigHero6

Big Hero 6 Activity Sheet Collage

  I’m taking it easy for the next few days to celebrate Thanksgiving with the family, but just in case the kids need some activities to keep them busy while you do more important things like cook…or eat…or shop, here are some fun Big Hero 6 printables, crafts, coloring pages and more. I am especially […]

Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars Activity Sheets #Printables

phineas and ferb activity sheets

  We’re big Phineas & Ferb AND Star Wars fans at our house, so when I saw these Phineas and Ferb Star Wars Acitvity Sheets I knew I had to share! Phineas and Ferb: Star Wars was just released on DVD last week, and whether you’ve seen the witty Star Wars episode or not, your […]

Researching Disney’s Planes Fire and Rescue

"PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE" Pictured (L-R): Winnie, Dipper, Dusty, Harvey. ©2014 Disney

When I was out in Los Angeles in September, I had the chance to visit DisneyToon Studios and interview PLANES: FIRE AND RESCUE’s Paul Gerard (director, creative development) & Jeff Howard (co-writer). Travel and accommodations were covered by Disney, but all thoughts and opinions are always my own. Truth in Materials I loved Planes Fire […]

Big Hero 6 Movie Review and Activity Pages

BIG HERO 6

  My kids and I were invited to a local screening of Big Hero 6, the newest animated feature film from Disney. All opinions are my own. Photos and activity pages are courtesy of Disney. About Big Hero 6: From Walt Disney Animation Studios, the team behind “Frozen” and “Wreck-It Ralph,” comes “Big Hero 6,” […]