Festive Friday Take-out Chinese and a Triple Feature: The Maltese Falcon, Murder My Sweet, and The Lady in the Lake We always have a film festival on Fridays in advent. Last week, you’ll notice, we snuck in our movies under the guise of our Tree-Trimming party. This week, it’s on to something that’s become a […]
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Festive Friday! It’s time for our Annual Tree Trimming Party! Tonight, we have grandparents in from out of town, so we get to trim our tree with them! Yippee!!! It’s time to…. Roast Chestnuts! Sing Carols! Drink Cocoa or Cider with Cinnamon Whiskey! Make Favourite Photo Ornaments! Watch The Holly and The Ivy and A Christmas […]
Today, we’ll be watching two movies featuring the spunky Jean Arthur, who reminds me of my grandma Geraldine! Tonight’s Classic Comedies with the Christmas Spirit are The More the Merrier and The Talk of the Town. To go along with our films, we’ll make last year’s fabulous recipe for Punch & Judy Cookies [with a […]
This year’s Advent Film Festival is chock-full of double features!! Each week, we’ll watch a pair of classic, comedic films the kids have not yet seen and which, in some way shape or form, convey the Christmas spirit. To that end, we’ve chosen to structure our first three Double Feature Fridays [and yes, there will […]
Tonight, we’ll order Fish & Chips and settle down to watch a Christmas classic on the darkest day of the year! Our Friday holiday Film Fest Continues with The Bishop’s Wife!
George Cukor’s Holiday (1938) is one of our favourite movies. It was high time we showed it to the kids! To go along with the excitement, we decided to design a special new cookie to add to our repertoire. At first, we thought of creating a Linda Seaton “If he wants to sell peanuts” Peanut […]
We’re starting our Friday Night Holiday Film Festival with a rather unusual double feature: Gremlins and Santa Claus Conquers the Martians. Neither of these movies are particularly “good.” But, after a long week of school, the kids are bound to enjoy a good giggle and squeal. We’re going to try to limit their “sweets” intake tonight […]