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Jack Skellington is one of my favorite Halloween characters from the movie Nightmare before Christmas. If you ever get a chance to visit Disneyland around Halloween time, check out The Haunted Mansion and he can be seen throughout it. These Jack Skellington Ding Dongs are an easy Halloween treat to make for classroom parties or Halloween parties. Kids and adults love them! If you love Jack Skellington as much as we do pick up this copy of The Nightmare Before Christmas Two-Disc Collector’s Edition to enjoy around Halloween time with the family. Jack Skellington Ding Dongs Ingredients 1 box of…

These kid-friendly Vampire Ice Cream Floats are perfect for a Halloween party or a special treat. And they are so easy to make. We know kids love to make fun treats so you could set up an ice cream float station at your party and the kids could make their own. The vampire fangs and dripping life-like blood makes the ice cream float complete. For the supplies, I found the Red Wilton 704-1120 Blood Sparkle Gel, Black Wilton Sparkle Decorating Spider Web Gel, 3.5 oz and Wax Fangs for Halloween (3 count) on Amazon. You can also find the sparkle gels and wax or…

With Spider-Man 3 hitting the theaters soon the opportunity to make Spider-Man donuts could not have come at a better time. My family and I are huge fans of Spider-Man and all of the movies. Want to be the superhero and save the day? Try this super easy tip of using Funfetti Aqua Blue Cake Mix and save the hassle of trying to get that perfect shade of blue donuts. Trust me, it works and you can save all of that extra time for decorating and eating them. Enjoy! Spider-Man Donuts Ingredients 1 box of cake mix (we used Funfetti…

Ever since I visited Hogsmeade at Universal Studios and tried the Butterbeer, I instantly became addicted and wanted more when I returned home. I tried different recipes until I was able come up with one very similar to what you get in the parks that you can now make at home. It’s delicious and non-alcoholic for young wizards. Enjoy this all year-long when you get that craving! Homemade Butterbeer Recipe Ingredients 3/4 bottle cream soda, chilled 1 Tbsp butter flavor 1 Tbsp heavy cream 1 tsp flavored rum extract Crushed ice Whipped cream cinnamon (optional) Directions Fill your mug 3/4…

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #BackToSchoolSimple #CollectiveBias Going back to school can sometimes be a challenge especially after being in summer mode. Trying to get prepared for that first day may not seem as easy as it sounds. I find that making Bento lunches ahead of time is great to just grab and go in the morning especially if we are running late. They don’t take long at all to make, they are super fun and kids love them. Here are a few Back to School Bento Lunch Ideas…

Disclosure: Nature’s Harvest® provided me with a gift card and the products featured in this post in exchange for my review. All opinions are 100% mine. The secret to get kids to eat their lunch is to make it fun such as this recipe for Rainbow Grilled Cheese sandwich.  To make this recipe I was inspired by the movie “Finding Dory” which is now in theaters everywhere and Nature’s Harvest® Bread. Learn more about Nature’s Harvest® bread after the recipe. Rainbow Grilled Cheese Sandwich Ingredients Nature’s Harvest® Bread Butter White Cheddar cheese Swiss cheese Mozzarella cheese Pink, Green, Blue and Purple…

I am proud to say that I am a Peanuts Ambassador as my family and I are fans of the Peanuts Gang. With the Peanuts movie debuting soon, I decided to make some Charlie Brown cookies in celebration of it. Since I didn’t have a shirt cookie cutter, I used a onesie cookie cutter that I had on hand. It was from the Wilton Baby Theme Cookie Cutter 4 Piece Set and I just cut the bottom of the onesie to make a shirt. The recipe is for homemade cookies but you can make them with a sugar cookie mix…

You can have a part of Disney in your house with these Mickey Mouse Acorn Bites. They are a fun treat to have and easy to make with the kids. Even great for a Disney Birthday celebration or a fun way to surprise the little one with a trip to the mouse’s house. Mickey Mouse Acorn Bites Ingredients 6 cups Rice Krispies Cereal 3 tbs salted butter 4 cups mini marshmallows Tootsie roll candy M&M’s candy Chocolate (I used a Hershey Kiss) Ziploc bag Directions  Coat the bottom and sides of an 8×13 inch baking pan with non-stick cooking spray.…

Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #AwakenYourTastebuds #CollectiveBias We are counting down the days to the new Star Wars™ movie coming out December 18th. As you probably know by now that I am super excited and already have my tickets for opening day. To keep my family and I energized while we wait are these delicious Space Bites with a Galactic Crunch in the middle of each bite. And the best part is that they required no baking! Plus, inside the boxes of Star Wars™ Honey Nut Cheerios® are…

  Hey Star Wars Fans! You can have Breakfast with Darth Vader, Yoda, Chewbacca, & C3P0 with this Star Wars breakfast. My family and I are huge Star Wars fans so this was a huge hit in our household with the kids and adults, of course.  I used these 4 Star Wars Cutter Plungers to make the shapes. Enjoy! Star Wars Breakfast Save Print Star Wars Breakfast Author: Everyday Shortcuts Ingredients Crescent rolls Scrambled eggs Sausage link Grapes Instructions Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Roll out the crescent dough and cut out star wars shapes using the Star Wars cookie…