Jan 302013

#SB47 Commercial Sneak Peek

We always watch the Big Game on Sunday and it’s usually because of the football with the commercials being an added bonus.  This year’s teams don’t really excite us much, so this Sunday will be mostly about the commercials, with the football a distant second.  Fortunately there will be two commercials highlighting Disney’s amazing upcoming movies!  I cannot wait to see them in their entirety  but in the meantime, I have a sneak peek of both to share with you!

The Lone Ranger

Super Bowl 2013 Commercial Sneak Peek

First up is the new 90 second spot for the Disney/Jerry Bruckheimer Films summer blockbuster “The Lone Ranger”.  It will air during the 2 p.m. EST pre-game show on CBS.  Along with the new trailer you’ll have the chance to win some great prizes in the “Who Will You Ride With on Game Day” Sweepstakes*.  Just watch the Sunday trailer, follow the @LoneRanger on Twitter, and answer the trivia questions about the spot using the hashtag #LONERANGER.  You could win SUBWAY® gift cards, Kawasaki helmets, and more! Continue reading »

Feb 052012

Yesterday I asked our Facebook fans for suggestions for snacks and other tasty treats for the Big Game today.  I received a few comments that started the wheels in my mind to turning, but still was interested in more options.  So then I decided to check my Pinterest boards to see if I had pinned any ideas; I had a couple, and a quick search turned up even more.  Here are a few that I’d like to make.

Chocolate-Dipped Football Strawberries

I think these would also be a great fundraiser item at a HS game or from the booster club.
Super Bowl Recipes - Strawberries decorated like footballs

Football Deviled Eggs

Around here, it’s not a party without deviled eggs. These are a cute twist!
Super Bowl Recipes - Deviled Eggs shaped like footballs

Individual Veggies & Dip

Don’t forget to include some healthy snacks!
Super Bowl Recipes - Individual Veggie & Dip Cups

Hot Dog Bar

An easy & fun way to serve a traditional favorite (and everyone gets it just the way they like it.)
Super Bowl Recipes - have a hot dog bar

Individual Seven Layer Dip

Love this! Double-dip to your heart’s content.
Super Bowl Recipes - Seven Layer Dip in a shot glass

Football Pull-Apart Cupcakes

There’s a how-to video on the site, too, for those of us visual learners.
Super Bowl Recipes: Cupcakes arranged like a football

Do any of you have a favorite game day/tailgating recipe? Or a recipe that you’re always asked to bring to the Big Game party every year? I’d love to hear about them!