The Star Wars newbie tips to watching Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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Disclaimer: if you are my friend and a Star Wars fanatic, this confession may lead you to have negative thoughts about who you perceived me to be. If you would prefer to not hear about the absence of Star Wars in my life prior to the Star Wars: The Force Awakens screening, scroll to the bottom of this post to find movie reviews from friends that are real devoted Star Wars fans. I realize I might be standing alone as the only person to have no background information about Star Wars before Read More... {Read More...}

Maleficent Flittle blue fairy costume

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When I think of the original Sleeping Beauty, fairies definitely come to mind. But the plump colorful fairies we remember from the original are not the ones making an appearance in Maleficent. Instead, the movie features three pixies with eclectic costumes. With my six year old daughter dressed as Maleficent, the baby in a baby Aurora costume, and my husband wearing his Maleficent crow costume, it only seemed fitting I make myself a Flittle costume. Because we all know the pixies as iconic Read More... {Read More...}

Maleficent Baby Aurora Costume Tutorial

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Our family always has fun themed Disney costumes for when we attend Mickey’s Halloween Party. This year my six year old daughter decided she was dressing up as Maleficent and I couldn't be more happy because her baby sister made the cutest baby Aurora! Knowing we wouldn't be able to purchase anything similar to the beautiful dress and bonnet worn in the movie, we decided to make our own. I can sew but had no idea how I would create that magical baby costume. A few days later my mom was Read More... {Read More...}

Maleficent Crow Costume Tutorial

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Every year Halloween becomes a topic of discussion in our home several months before fall. We travel to Southern California frequently and Mickey’s Halloween Party is a favorite event during October. From the time she watched as Maleficent interrupted Elle Fanning's birthday song at the 2014 Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, my six year old daughter has had plans to dress like the villain for Halloween. Her costume wouldn't be complete without her crow, Diaval. My Read More... {Read More...}

Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales comes to Phoenix

Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales

I am a Feld Family Ambassador and have received complimentary tickets in exchange for sharing information and my opinion about this event. Disney Live! is bringing our favorite Disney Princesses to Phoenix! The live show Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales features Belle, Cinderella, and Snow White October 10th and 11th in Phoenix. We have a ticket discount code at the bottom of this post so you can enjoy the tales with your family this weekend too!  We just returned Read More... {Read More...}

Disney Descendants Popcorn: Team Heroes and Team Villains

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Last week we purchased the new Disney Descendants DVD and have already watched it a few times. The treats we prepared for our Descendants party have made second and third appearances for our many movie nights already. Descendants popcorn has been a favorite in our house and my daughter can't quite decide if she prefers the Team Heroes or Team Villains treat. The decorated popcorn bags make this the perfect activity and movie snack for nights of Descendants fun. Disney Read More... {Read More...}