Disneyland’s mini gingerbread bundt cake recipe

Disneyland’s mini gingerbread bundt cake recipe

Disneyland recently shared their recipe for mini gingerbread bundt cakes with orange vanilla sauce, so you can celebrate Christmas with gingerbread any day! This unique recipe uses lager beer to add moisture. Who knew that Disneyland would be sneaking beer into their...
{Book} Holiday Magic at the Disney Parks

{Book} Holiday Magic at the Disney Parks

I have some Disney-themed prompts for you over the next few days. I hope you like them! Two months from today, Disney is releasing a new publication that appears to be a coffee table book showcasing all the ways Disney celebrates the winter holidays in their parks....
Virtual Christmas Con this month

Virtual Christmas Con this month

Last year, four friends in New Jersey created and launched the first ever Christmas Con. Fans of Hallmark Christmas movies could attend the convention, watch the panels, and stand in lines to meet their favorite Hallmark movie celebrities and buy an autograph or take...
Happy box for kids

Happy box for kids

As part of my kids homeschool, we are working through their Girl Scout badge books. My Brownie-age daughter was given an assignment to make a “happy box” to open when she is feeling anxious, stressed, or sad. This reminded me of the comfort drawer! A...
Start your living Easter basket now

Start your living Easter basket now

Here is a link to a 6-minute video, along with detailed written instructions, for growing wheat grass in a basket in order to make a cute living Easter basket. This looks very easy and could be used as a centerpiece or a gift.  As I write this, my local grocery store...
Furoshiki – wrapping gifts with fabric

Furoshiki – wrapping gifts with fabric

Study this image of how to wrap gifts in fabric, Japanese-style. You can download the original image in a pdf file so you can make it a lot bigger. This is such a lovely way to present gifts, and it’s economical and environmentally friendly. The art is called...