Monday, February 27, 2017

Galactic Fudge inspired by Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2 #GotGVol2




Are you excited to see the second installment of the hit Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2? Well I sure am! The characters are great the movie makes you laugh makes you feel for the characters and you just can’t go wrong with the amazing soundtrack. Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2. is in theaters May 5, 2017!

This past weekend I wanted to whip something up that my family love and put a Guardians of the Galaxy twist on it and we came up with a super yummy and super easy recipe for all of the fudge lovers out there. This amazingly simple Galactic Fudge recipe only has three ingredients. Yes just 3!
Galactic Fudge inspired by Guardians of the Galaxy

Ingredients:
Container of frosting
¾ bag of chocolate chips
½ theater sized box of Sno Caps

(You can also choose to use one full size bag of chocolate chips, and opt out of the Sno Caps and just use some white nonpareils candy topping for the starry look) You can choose just about any flavor frosting, whatever you think would work best with chocolate chips. You can also choose what chocolate chips you like, semi-sweet, milk chocolate or dark all work well with this recipe.

Directions:

Take ¾ of the bag of chips and a handful of Sno Caps and empty into a microwave save bowl and cook for 30 seconds, then stir and continue to cook for 15 second intervals until all of the chocolate chips are melted. Mix frosting and melted chips together well. Spread mixture in a 9/8 tin foil lined cooking dish and chill for about an hour. After the hour is up cut up and serve and enjoy!

I loved these starry fudgy yummy fudge, you could really taste the rich Sno Cap flavor it brought me back to the theater, and felt like I was snacking on one if my favorite candy’s. My daughter and I had a fun time getting together this fun treat, and we had just as much fun trying this out while we enjoyed watching Guardians of the Galaxy that just happened to be on TV that night, what great timing! Would you like to make this Galactic Fudge inspired by Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2? I am sure you will love it!

Check out this awesome Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2 trailers!
              
             
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Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2. is in theaters May 5, 2017!










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Thursday, February 23, 2017

Have you seen the photos for the Han Solo Star Wars Story?? #Starwars


I have a photo of the principal photography on the untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story to share with you all! The film is slated to hit theaters on May 25, 2018. Are you as excited as well all are? The look alike casting is amazing! Check out the pic below!

The adventure-filled past of the iconic scoundrel and everyone’s favorite Wookiee is going before cameras this month when principal photography on the untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story officially began February 20th at Pinewood Studios, London. The movie will explore the duo’s adventures before the events of Star Wars: A New Hope, including their early encounters with that other card-playing rogue from a galaxy far, far away, Lando Calrissian.

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Grand Lux Cafe Warm Sticky Bun Bread Pudding #Recipe to celebrate National Sticky Bun Day!



Did you know that National Sticky Bun Day is today Tuesday, February 21? I never knew there was such a thing, but a day that celebrates cinnamon and gooey treats that we love can’t be bad. Have you ever visited a the Grand Lux Café they have an amazing dessert that would be just great to enjoy on a day like this their Warm Sticky Bun Bread Pudding, mmm it is amazing be sure to read my Grand Lux Cafe restaurant review.
Would you like to try this amazing dessert? You can celebrate National Sticky Bun Day on Today, February 21 and experience Grand Lux Cafe’s amazing Warm Sticky Bun Bread Pudding dessert!   Simply take a trip to your local Grand Lux Café or try out the recipe at home for the one and only Grand Lux Cafe Warm Sticky Bun Bread Pudding!

Sunday, February 19, 2017

Check out an exclusive interview with Jill Schulz and Melissa Menta about the new touring Snoopy & Belle in Fashion exhibit!



Are you a fan of Snoopy? Well being a child of the 80's I have to say that Snoopy was a huge part of my childhood from the cartoons to my beloved Snoopy blanket to my favorite Snoopy dolls. Do you remember those classic Snoopy dolls? The ones that had clothing that you could change and buy all sorts of outfits for? My doll came with a letter-mans jacket and I loved making all kinds of clothing for him from household fabric scraps. What fun times that was. 
If you had a doll like that or are just a huge fan of Snoopy you are going to love the new traveling U.S City tour, Snoopy and Belle in Fashion. 

The 2017 U.S. tour will see the premiere of all new one-of-a-kind creations in every city, displayed via on-trend vinyl Snoopy and Belle dolls, by designers who ingeniously capture the unique style of their region.

Oscar-winning Costume Designer Colleen Atwood (Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them), Actress-Dancer Jenna Dewan Tatum x Danskin (Step Up) and Designer and Stylist Rachel Zoe (Editor-in-chief of digital style destination The Zoe Report) will debut their exclusive looks for the dolls.

They will be joining a group that features the world’s foremost designers—including Anna Sui, Betsey Johnson, Bibhu Mohapatra, Calvin Klein Collection, Children of our Town, Christian Siriano, Costello Tagliapietra, Cristiano Burani, DSquared2, Diane Von Furstenberg, DKNY by Donna Karan, Dries Van Noten, Emanuel Ungaro, Edwin Oudshoorn, Isaac Mizrahi, Isabel Marant, J. Mendel, Kaviar Gauche, Kenneth Cole, Le Mont St Michel, Le Snob, Lisa Perry, MAC Cosmetics, Macario Jimenez, Marta Larsson, Opening Ceremony, Philip Treacy, Rodarte, Royal Asscher x Pluma, Swarovski, Tracy Reese, Trussardi, Venera Arapu, VPL by Victoria Bartlett, and Zac Posen. 

Saturday, February 18, 2017

Visit the Grand Lux Cafe an amazing meal with delicious house made food you will love!

Do you ever just want to go out with the family and have a meal that tastes homemade and is quality, but you do not have to cook it? Well in my family every Saturday is family day, a day that we unplug and we go out and just spend time doing things as a family, from going to a show, or a museum to just a fun day at the mall, as long as we are together that is fine with me. We like to eat out as well each Saturday and this past family day we had an amazing lunch at Grand Lux Cafe. For those who are not familiar with this restaurant chain, here is a little more information about the Grand Lux Cafe:

Created by the insatiable founders of The Cheesecake Factory®, The Grand Lux Cafe was inspired by extensive European travel exploring Italian trattorias, French bistros and the grand cafes and pastry shops of Vienna. Blending the grandeur and luxury of European cafes with the sensibilities and spirit of an all-American restaurant. With 11 locations across the country, their upscale-casual eatery offers guests a unique dining experience from cuisine to décor. Every item is prepared fresh to order in our open-style kitchen, using only the finest ingredients such as Certified Angus, Prime, Kobe Beef, Jumbo U15 Shrimp, and organic herbs.

Friday, February 17, 2017

Celebrate with Mardi Gras King Cake Coffee from Community Coffee Company #Giveaway


For me there is nothing like waking up to a hot cup of coffee. It really wakes me up and gets me ready to go out and enjoy my day.  Are you a coffee fan like me? If you are looking for a smooth or bold  morning cup to get you started, or a nice flavored afternoon cup to keep you going you are going to love the coffee from the Community Coffee Company, here is a little more information about this great family run company from the website:

Community Coffee Company has sold premium quality coffee since Henry Norman “Cap” Saurage began serving coffee out of his country store in 1919. Cap named his coffee “Community” in honor of his community of friends. Today, the company has grown to become the largest family-owned and operated retail coffee brand in America. Community® coffee can be found in grocery and convenience stores, offices, hotels, and many of the best restaurants throughout the Southeast, and is available worldwide through CommunityCoffee.com. 

Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Be Your Own Belle with fun Seedling Beauty and the Beast crafting kits! #Giveaway




Are you looking for a fun gift idea for the young Beauty and the Beast fan in your life?  Seedling has partnered with Disney to create a unique collection of kits allowing children to bring the stories they know and love to life! Seedling is renowned for its high-quality, award-winning products, from crafting to innovative tech toys and apps that merge the worlds of physical and digital play. 

Monday, February 13, 2017

Get Gifts That Give Back with Kohl's Cares. Good stuff with for a good cause!


Are you looking for a last minute Valentine's Day gift for that special little someone? Or perhaps an any day gift just to say you are spacial, or that you are doing a great job? Kohl's has an amazing line of items that you will love! Not only will you be able to give a gift your special someone (at a really great price) you will also feel great in knowing, for every purchase from the Kohl's Cares  collection, Kohl’s will provided financial support to hospitals across the country. The donations fund hospital outreach programs focused on children’s health initiatives and address the specific issues needed most in each hospital’s community. For this seasons outreach Kohl’s is reaming up with
the New Dr. Seuss Collection with 100 percent of the net profit will support children’s initiatives across the country. 
Kohl’s is offering children’s books from renowned author/illustrator Dr. Seuss and toys priced at just $5 each, with 100 percent of net profit benefiting children’s initiatives nationwide.  You read that right only $5.00 each! For this low amount you are getting a great gift and you are giving back, can it get any better than that?  The Kohl’s Cares collection is available at all Kohl’s stores nationwide and on Kohls.com now through early April.

Books and toys featured in the Kohl’s Cares spring collection include:  

Thursday, February 9, 2017

Check out the NEW teaser trailer for The LEGO Ninjago Movie! #LEGONINJAGOMovie
















The new animated adventure in Warner Bros. Pictures’ LEGO® franchise will be released on September 22, 2017 and it stars Dave Franco, Justin Theroux, Fred Armisen, Abbi Jacobson, Olivia Munn, Kumail Nanjiani, Michael Peña, Zach Woods, and the legendary Jackie Chan.  I have a sneak peek of the new trailer tease for Warner Bros. Pictures’ The LEGO NINJAGO Movie be sure to check it out.


A new animated adventure in Warner Bros. Pictures’ LEGO® franchise, “The LEGO NINJAGO® Movie” stars Dave Franco, Justin Theroux, Fred Armisen, Abbi Jacobson, Olivia Munn, Kumail Nanjiani, Michael Peña, Zach Woods, and the legendary Jackie Chan. 

Harvey Beaks Makes Prime Time Debut, March 1 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT), on Nicktoons!




Harvey Beaks and his friends continue to embark on brand-new adventures when season two of Harvey Beaks
 continues Wed., March 1, at 9:00 pm. (ET/PT) on Nicktoons, during a two-hour Harvey-themed block. Set in a magical forest, the series follows one sweet bird on his mission to experience endless fun with the help of his two wild best friends, Fee and Foo. After each weekly premiere, a 90-minute block of encore episodes will follow. New episodes will continue to premiere every Wednesday at 9:00 p.m. through April 5 on Nicktoons.
In the March 1 premiere, “Rockbark Rocks/Ocean Promotion,” Harvey thinks he’s ready to rock out at his first concert, but is he really ready? Next, when the Lake Spirit gets a promotion, Harvey must convince him that Littlebark is too great of a town to leave.
Created and executive produced by C.H. Greenblatt (Chowder), Harvey Beaks follows the life of a big-hearted and big-headed kid and his impetuous two best friends. Together with an odd assortment of townsfolk in their magical forest, the three friends go on all sorts of adventures, but no matter what kind of trouble they get into or how ridiculous things get, they always find a way to stay true to themselves.
Fans can visit Nick.com
 and the Nick App to play games, take quizzes, watch videos and learn more about Harvey Beaks. Full-length episodes are available on Nick.com, Nick On Demand, and the Nick App, available for download on iOS, Apple TV, Roku, Android, and Android TV.

 Watch it:
                                            
Harvey Beaks Makes Prime Time Debut, March 1 at 9 p.m. (ET/PT), on Nicktoons! 

Are you excited to see Harvey Beaks? 



Disclosure: The reviews and or opinions on this blog are my own opinions . No monitory compensation was received. I was not required to write a positive review. Your experience may differ. The opinions I have expressed are my own I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions 16 CFR Part 255: Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsement and Testimonials in Advertising .

Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Learning to walk should be fun! It can be with ikiki squeaking shoes! #Giveaway



Do you have a little one that is toddling around just ready to learn how to walk? Well you are going to love these cool ikiki squeaking shoes are the new style sweeping the country. ikiki makes putting on your shoes fun for kids. The characters are so very cute,l and they have quite the selection! Here are some of my favorite styles for boys and girls:
ikiki is proud to introduce the latest trend from Japan here on American soil. ikiki shoes are made with a small squeaking diaphragm in the heel of each shoe which causes a small squeak when your child takes a step. The noise is fun, but we think it goes beyond that. With the squeaking sound of every step, you can find comfort in that fact that your stealthy child will have a hard time getting away from your side without you knowing.

Getting ready to travel? Be sure to have you Travel Label Pack from Mabel's Labels! #Giveaway

Mabel's Labels has a brand new way for you to decorate and label your luggage. Perfect for family travel, this combo includes labels designed especially for your suitcases as well as labels that are ideal for toiletries, electronics, water bottles and everything else you take traveling with you. 
Featuring 12 NEW travel-inspired designs, just choose your design, personalize it with your family name and contact info, then peel and stick to your suitcase and any other items you don’t want to go missing. These labels are made of a lightweight material that’s easy to apply and remove. 

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Amazing jewelry from Lauren Nicole Gifts, personalized for that special someone. #Giveaway

Looking for a gift idea that will stand out from the rest? A gift that says I love you in a special way? A gift that is personalized and unlike any other? Well I have found a place that you are going to love. They offer personalized jewelry with an great selection that will not break the bank. Let me introduce you all to the amazing LaurenNicole Gifts, personalized for that special someone. 

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Do you love breakfast? Plan to have a fun and yummy #BreakfastNight with #Krusteaz #Ad












****I received free product and goodies from Krusteaz and T-Fal to facilitate this post. All opinions are my own****


As a busy working mom I know that putting dinner on the table every night can be stressful, do you feel this way as well? To combat the craziness that sometimes we feel when making dinner after work, I wanted to take the challenge to serve up breakfast for dinner once a week!  A delicious challenge brought to you by Krusteaz makers of premium pancake and waffle mixes. 

Krusteaz wants to help by making Wednesdays (or any day you like!) Breakfast Night. Are you excited to make breakfast for dinner? Why not give it a try after all, February is National Hot Breakfast Month (did you even know there was such a month, well there is) celebrate it with some fun family breakfast nights.

My family and I wanted to start off February with a bang and could not wait to have a fun celebration for our first family Breakfast Night. We wondered if we should go with sweet or savory for breakfast? My daughter voted for sweet, and my husband voted for savory and I voted for both! Why can’t we have it all? A little of this a little of that and we all are happy. 

Disclosure: The reviews and or opinions on this blog are my own opinions, . No compensation was received. All opinions are my own. This is a unofficial fan site that is not affiliated with the Walt Disney Company or Disney theme parks.

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