The Mortal Instruments (Spoilers?)

Aaron and I had a date night and we went to dinner and a movie.  We saw The Mortal Instruments- has anyone else seen it or read the books? From Amazon: When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder — much less […]

Movie Night!


Saturday night while my mom and the big boys were visiting, we decided to do a family movie night.  I bought Wreck-It Ralph for us to watch and Grammy was in charge of the snacks. She bought a bunch of foods that the kids strung into necklaces- Cheerios, Fruit Loops, pretzels, yogurt covered pretzels, Funyuns, […]

Weekend Update (Today is the first day of our week)

Three of my kids needed some immunizations, and since there was no school yesterday for a teacher workday, I figured it was a good time to take them in.  The girls got lucky and were able to sit this round out, it was a boy event.  E went first- we were hoping if the twins […]

Monster High Ghouls Rule DVD

Monster High

On October 3rd, a new Halloween Movie staring the Monster High characters will be released, and we were able to get a sneak peek at it this weekend!  My girls LOVE Monster High- both the dolls and the movies- and were thrilled to be able to watch this ahead of time!  I am sure they […]

I have gas! Lots of gas!


The twins have been watching the heck out of Cars.  It’s their current favorite movie, so we should probably get the second one too for a little variety.  They call Lightning McQueen Cream or McCream- and just love Mater.  Aside from Dora, it’s the first thing they’ve really gotten into. We were at the store […]

Let’s go to the movies!


It’s almost spring break, and that means there will be many bored kids running around town.  We will be heading to NY to visit family, and when we’re there we always tend to hit up the movie theater.  We usually see a kid-friendly movie, and sometimes take advantage of the fact we have grandparents around […]