Family Movie Night Review: The Peanuts Movie (2015)

Today, I am guest posting at What to Watch.  For this week’s family movie night, we were delighted by The Peanuts Movie.  Charles Schulz may be gone, but his spirit lives on through these endearing characters.  Read my review here.

Family Movie Night Review: Swiss Family Robinson (1960)

Since we were out of town yesterday, we had to skip family movie night for the first time since its inception. (Figures, since I’m launching my weekly review today.)  Let me instead take you back two weeks to one of our new family favorites, Swiss Family Robinson. Two of my boys (ages 8 and 11) read the abridged version of the book and loved it, so I was excited to see their reaction when the movie began. *We make it[Read more]

Monday Family Movie Night Review: Introduction

As an incentive for completing weekend jobs, we initiated Family Movie Night at our house.  We’ve been hunkering down in our cozy basement every Saturday (or the occasional Friday) to enjoy movies and treats and time together.  We love the snuggles and laughter and shared experience; it has become one of those family traditions that everyone looks forward to. It’s not as easy as it sounds, though, to pull of a successful movie night.  First, those kids have to get[Read more]