Liza

Sep 052017
 

With kids returning to school, soccer practices starting, and a nip in the air, all signs point to the onset of fall. And fall always starts the discussion of trips to the pumpkin patch, Halloween costumes, and fall foliage drives.

17 Savory Pumpkin Recipes for Fall! Pumpkin bread and PSL coffee are great, but there are many other delicious pumpkin recipes - like these!

When Bubbles asked the other day when we’d be visiting the pumpkin patch, it prompted a family conversation about our favorite pumpkin treats. Of course, it’s hard to leave pumpkin bread and PSL coffee off the list, but there are lots of other options, too. Continue reading »

Aug 312017
 

One of my all-time favorite Disney movies is The Lion King. The story, the songs, the animation – I just loved everything about it.

Hakuna Matata Taters - aka Loaded Tater Tots. The perfect companion to a Lion King movie night!

While Bubbles has watched a lot of The Lion Guard, she had never sat down to watch The Lion King with me. So when we received a copy of The Lion King Signature Edition on Blu-ray, I thought it was the perfect time to convince her to join me – especially when I added Timon & Pumba’s Hakuna Matata Taters to the mix.

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Aug 302017
 

We recently received the new My Little Pony Friendship is Magic: Fluttershy DVD and I couldn’t think of a more fun way to celebrate than with Fluttershy’s Cake Mix Cookies.

Fluttershy's Cake Mix Cookies! Perfect treat to enjoy while watching My Little Pony Friendship is Magic: Fluttershy on DVD

The cake mix cookies are yellow with a bit of pink, with a little bit of sparkle, just like the adorable Fluttershy herself. And according to my daughter, they taste amazing! Continue reading »

Aug 252017
 

The second week of summer vacation Bubbles’ elementary school offered a week of “space camp”. They worked on a number of space-themed activities and projects, including DIY Galaxy Jars.

Celebrate the release of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 on Blu-ray/DVD with these easy DIY Galaxy Jars!

When we set out on our Kentucky to Maine road trip, her Galaxy Jar was placed in one of the backseat cup holders so she could continue to look at it. There were very few things she specifically asked to pack within reach for the trip, so I knew it was a winner DIY. Continue reading »

Aug 242017
 

Even if you and your kids share the same interests, it can sometimes be a challenge to find ways to connect those interests into activities that everyone enjoys.  That’s why if your family is full of motorsports fans I think you’ll be excited to learn about NASCAR Acceleration Nation.

NASCAR Acceleration Nation website & app are packed with games, videos, driver and track information, learning fun, and so much more

NASCAR Acceleration Nation lets kids and parents enjoy all things NASCAR together.  Between the mobile app and the website there are games, videos, information on cars and drivers, and much more.  This is a sponsored post. Continue reading »