23 Movies to Watch This Easter

Easter is almost here. Are you searching for grown-up Easter movies to watch? From classics to religious-themed, here are 23 movies to watch this Easter week.

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  1. I Can Only Imagine (2018)
  2. Easter Parade (1948)
  3. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
  4. The Ten Commandments (1956)
  5. Pieces of Easter (2013)
  6. Risen (2016)
  7. Jesus of Nazareth (1977)
  8. Son of God (2014)
  9. Full of Grace (2014)
  10. The Passion of the Christ (2004)
  11. Hank & Mike (2008)
  12. Ben-Hur (1959)
  13. Easter Under Wraps
  14. Miss Potter (2006)
  15. Mary Magdalene
  16. Harvey (1950)
  17. Pieces of Easter (2013)
  18. I Still Believe
  19. Resurrection (2021)
  20. The Gospel of John
  21. 90 Minutes in Heaven (2015)
  22. The Young Messiah
  23. Do You Believe
  24. The Robe

Of course, you can always watch It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown. Happy Easter!

36 Easter Movies for the Whole Family

April 17th is Easter. What are you doing to celebrate? Coloring eggs, Easter egg hunts, and watching your favorite shows are wonderful ways to enjoy the holiday. Do you want an Easter theme for family movie night? If you are looking for Easter movies for the whole family to enjoy, check out the following list for ideas.

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  1. Hop (2011)
  2. It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown (1974)
  3. VeggieTales Double Feature: ‘Twas the Night Before Easter/An Easter Carol
  4. Peter Rabbit (2018)
  5. Peter Rabbit 2 (2021)
  6. An Easter Story (1984)
  7. The Dog Who Saved Easter (2014)
  8. Daffy Duck’s Easter Egg-Citement (1980)
  9. Dora the Explorer: Dora’s Easter Adventure (2012)
  10. Ice Age: The Great Egg-Scapade (2016)
  11. Yogi: The Easter Bear (2016)
  12. Here Comes Peter Cottontail (1971)
  13. Peppa Pig: The Easter Bunny (2018)
  14. Baby Looney Tunes: Eggs-Extradinary Adventure
  15. The New Adventures of Peter Rabbit
  16. Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were Rabbit (2005)
  17. Rise of the Guardians: (2012)
  18. Easter Bunny Adventure
  19. Guess How Much I Love You: An Enchanting Easter (2018)
  20. Easter Someday (2021)
  21. The First Easter Rabbit (1976)
  22. The Easter Promise (2006)
  23. Curious George: Egg Hunting (2017)
  24. The First Easter Egg (1999)
  25. Easterland (2019)
  26. An Easter Bunny Puppy
  27. Bugs Bunny: Easter Funnies
  28. Easter With Max & Ruby
  29. Rolie Polie Olie: An Easter Egg-stravaganza
  30. An Easter Egg Adventure
  31. The Tale of the Bunny Picnic (1986)
  32. The Lion of Judah (2011)
  33. Winnie the Pooh: Springtime with Roo (2004)
  34. Rabbit School: Guardians of the Golden Egg (2017)
  35. Dinosaur Train: Eggstravaganza
  36. Baby Huey’s Great Easter Adventure

Happy Easter!

50 Ideas for Your Spring Bucket List

Today, March 20, 2022, is the first official day of Spring. Are you and your family ready for Springtime adventures? If you are looking for inspiration, check out the following ideas for your Spring bucket list.

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  1. Photograph new blooming flowers.
  2. Make sidewalk chalk art.
  3. Celebrate Easter.
  4. Go on a picnic.
  5. Celebrate Earth Day.
  6. Visit a botanical garden.
  7. Attend Spring festivals.
  8. Host the 1st bonfire of the season.
  9. Go for a bike ride.
  10. Go on a nature walk.
  11. Fly a kite.
  12. Go hiking.
  13. Make Spring YouTube or TikTok videos to share with friends and family.
  14. Discover new walking trails.
  15. Host a BBQ.
  16. Go to the zoo or wildlife sanctuary.
  17. Plant herbs.
  18. Plant a flower or vegetable garden.
  19. Make a fairy garden.
  20. Pick wildflowers.
  21. Be a local tourist.
  22. Host a brunch or an afternoon tea party.
  23. Spring clean and declutter.
  24. Find a rainbow.
  25. Dance in the warm, Spring rain.
  26. Visit a farm.
  27. Catch frogs.
  28. Play miniature golf.
  29. Take outdoor family (or friends) pictures.
  30. Make a birdfeeder.
  31. Search for migratory birds.
  32. Go stargazing.
  33. Play frisbee.
  34. Feed peas to the wild ducks.
  35. Go to a baseball game or other sporting event.
  36. Host or go on a scavenger hunt.
  37. Go Geocaching.
  38. Volunteer at the local shelter or rescue as a dog walker.
  39. Paint flowers on small rocks to hide around town.
  40. Go to a local nature preserve (or park). Bring a sketch book to draw the wildlife or scenery.
  41. Paint silly faces on flowerpots. Painted pots with newly planted flowers are great gifts or decorations for your home.
  42. Go fishing.
  43. Go on a day trip.
  44. Go on a street art tour.
  45. Go Spring camping for the weekend.
  46. Blow bubbles.
  47. Have a movie marathon on a rainy day.
  48. Play outdoor games.
  49. Participate in your community Spring cleanup program.
  50. Go to a different local café or restaurant each week.

Happy Spring!

Celebrate: Inspire Your Heart With Art Day

Today, January 31st is Inspire Your Heart with Art Day. The arts cover a broad range of subjects including music, painting, sculpture, literature, theater, cinema, and other genres.  Do you have a favorite type of art? Or are you looking to introduce more art into your personal or family life?

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Ways to Observe Inspire Your Heart with Art Day

Use today’s unofficial holiday to explore the many different forms of art. If you are looking for inspiration, check out the following list of ways to celebrate Inspire Your Heart with Art Day.

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Set Up an Art Space

If you are trying to introduce art into your personal or family life, consider setting up a designated art space in your home. A small corner works perfectly. Set up a table or art easel. Provide different materials to create art.

  • Markers, Drawing Pencils, Crayons, Colored Pencils
  • Paint and Brushes
  • Sketch Pads
  • Poster Boards
  • Canvas
  • Drawing Paper
  • Art Books
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Go to a Live Performance

Attend a live performance of your favorite musician, theater production, ballet, or other performance. Due to the ongoing health issue, many venues are canceling or delaying live performances. Others may require specific guidelines for entering the establishment, always check in advance for the latest updates.

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Visit an Art Gallery

Spend a day just marveling at all the art in your local gallery. If you do not have an art gallery in your area or want to attend a new one, go virtual. Many art galleries offer virtual tours.

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Attend a Lecture, Class, or Workshop

Check with your local art gallery or music studio for upcoming classes. Learn a new art technique. Or learn how to play an instrument. If you do not have the time for in-person learning, check out online options.

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Watch Inspirational Films

Search for inspirational films to watch on your favorite streaming platform. If you find a family-friendly movie, use the film as part of family night. Or you can always use your creative outlets to make your own film.

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Listen to Music

Some days turning on your favorite musical artist makes everything better. Go ahead spend the afternoon listening to music.

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Read a Book

Go to the library or your local bookstore to find a book to read. Or reread your favorite classic. Go ahead and make yourself a hot cup of tea or cocoa. Curl up under your favorite fuzzy blanket and read for the rest of the day.

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Enjoy art. Spend the day exploring different art genres. Art has a way of expanding your creativity to higher levels. There are no limits on your imagination. Go ahead and find ways to Inspire Your Heart with Art.  

10 Last-Minute Christmas Gift Ideas

Are you looking for last-minute Christmas gift ideas? Use the Internet to find the best digital Christmas gift options to finish the rest of the shopping. Print your gift, slip the copy into a card, and you are done. Check out the following for last-minute Christmas gift ideas.

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  1. Gift Cards: Almost all major retailers offer gift card options. Also a gift card is a great way to purchase groceries for a person who may need a little extra help with food.
  2. Magazine Subscription: Magazine delivery can be in print or digital form. Your gift will last throughout the entire year.
  3. Subscription Box: From the Wizarding World to foods around the world, a subscription box has something for everyone. The boxes can be a one-time purchase or longer.
  4. Concert Tickets: Going to a concert is a great gift. The tickets will easily turn into a lasting memory.
  5. Movie Tickets: Popcorn, candy, and a pair of movie tickets are a perfect last minute Christmas gift.
  6. Theater Tickets to Live Performances: Tickets to a live performance is a great gift for the theater lover on your list.
  7. Restaurant Gift Certificates: Buy a meal at a local restaurant to be delivered. Or purchase a gift certificate to use later.
  8. On-Line Classes: Do you have a person on your list interested in photography, writing, cooking, or crafting? Purchase an online class for further inspiration.
  9. Car Related: Does someone on your list need a tune-up, oil change, or new tires? Purchase the car related maintenance to use later.
  10. Pay a Bill: Often the best way to help someone at Christmas is offering to a bill. The gesture is a great gift especially for someone on a limited budget.

Merry Christmas!

50 Christmas Shows for the Entire Family

Holiday schedules can easily turn chaotic. Taking time to enjoy the season with your family is essential. Yes, you and your dog count as a family. Curl up under a fuzzy blanket and watch your favorite Christmas movie. If you are searching for a new movie, check out the following list of Christmas movies for the entire family. (Please note: “As an Amazon affiliate, I earn income on qualifying orders.)

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  1. It’s a Very Muppet Christmas Movie
  2. Angela’s Christmas (Netflix)
  3. Trolls Holiday Special
  4. Dr. Suess: The Grinch (2018)
  5. The Cat in the Hat Knows a Lot About Christmas (2012)
  6. Klaus (2019) (Netflix)
  7. Peppa Pig: Peppa’s Christmas and Other Stories
  8. Dr. Suess: How the Grinch Stole Christmas (1966)
  9. Sesame Street: Once Upon a Sesame Street Christmas (2016)
  10. Frosty the Snowman (1969)
  11. All I Want for Christmas is You (2017)
  12. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (1964)
  13. Winnie the Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year
  14. Elf (2013)
  15. Santa Clause is Coming to Town
  16. Shrek the Halls (2007)
  17. Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas (1997)
  18. Arthur Christmas (2011)
  19. The Polar Express (2004)
  20. Miracle on 34th Street (1947)
  21. The Muppet’s Christmas Carol (1992)
  22. The Star (2017)
  23. The Dog Who Saved Christmas (2009)
  24. A Christmas Story (1983)
  25. A Charlie Brown Christmas
  26. Albert
  27. Disney’s A Christmas Carol (2009)
  28. Elliot: The Littlest Reindeer
  29. Merry Christmas Olivia
  30. Trolls Holiday
  31. Home Alone (1990)
  32. A Year Without Santa Claus
  33. Curious George: A Very Monkey Christmas
  34. Dora’s Christmas Carol Adventure
  35. Santa Buddies
  36. Ernest Saves Christmas (1988)
  37. The Santa Claus Movies
  38. Mickey’s Christmas Carol
  39. The Christmas Chronicles 1 & 2
  40. I’ll Be Home for Christmas
  41. Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey (2020)
  42. DreamWorks: Home for the Holidays
  43. The Christmas Project (2016)
  44. Annabelle’s Wish (1997)
  45. Prancer (1989)
  46. Santa’s Apprentice (2015)
  47. Emmet Otters Jug-Band Christmas (1977)
  48. The Little Drummer Boy (1968)
  49. Nester the Long-Eared Christmas Donkey (1977)
  50. Jack Frost

32 Classic Movies to Watch for Halloween

Are you looking for something to watch for Halloween? Go old school. Classic monster or alien movies are a fun way to enjoy a cozy night in.  Pop some popcorn, cuddle under a blanket, and enjoy one of these old-time favorites.

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  1. Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein (1948)
  2. Abbot and Costello Meet the Invisible Man (1951)
  3. Abbott and Costello Meet the Mummy (1955)
  4. Dracula (1931)
  5. Frankenstein (1931)
  6. The Mummy (1932)
  7. Son of Dracula (1943)
  8. Werewolf of London (1935)
  9. Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man (1943)
  10. The Mummy’s Ghost (1944)
  11. The House of Frankenstein (1944)
  12. The Wolf Man (1941)
  13. The Mummy’s Tomb (1942)
  14. House of Dracula (1945)
  15. The Mummy’s Curse (1944)
  16. The Phantom of the Opera (1943)
  17. The Indivisible Man (1933)
  18. The Indivisible Man Returns (1940)
  19. The Creature from the Black Lagoon (1954)
  20. Bride of Frankenstein (1935)
  21. Them! (1954)
  22. Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1956)
  23. Island of the Lost Souls (1932)
  24. The Thing from Another World (1951)
  25. The House on Haunted Hill (1959)
  26. The House of Dracula (1958)
  27. Nosteratu (1922)
  28. The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)
  29. The House of Usher (1960)
  30. The Birds (1963)
  31. It Came from Beneath the Sea (1955)
  32. 20 Millions Miles to Earth (1957)

Do you have a favorite that is not on the list?

45 Horror Movies to Watch for a Scary Halloween Night

October is a great time to cuddle under a warm blanket and watch a movie. Are you looking for something creepy, spooky, or bone-chilling to get you into the Halloween mood? Dim the lights, pull your blanket close and watch one of these movies.

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Horror Movies for Halloween

  1. The Cabin in the Woods (2011)
  2. The Conjuring 1-3
  3. Poltergeist (1982)
  4. 13 Ghosts
  5. Annabelle
  6. Nightmare on Elm Street
  7. Scream 1-4
  8. Halloween 1-3
  9. The Ring
  10. American Psycho
  11. Friday the 13th
  12. A Quiet Place 1 & 2
  13. The Thing
  14. Demon House
  15. Saw Movies 1-9
  16. Goodnight Mommy
  17. Jeepers Creepers 1-7
  18. It & It Chapter Two
  19. The Blair Witch Project (1999)
  20. The Amityville Horror
  21. The Exorcist (1973)
  22. Pet Sematary
  23. The Shining
  24. Rosemary’s Baby
  25. Creepshow
  26. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre
  27. Dawn of the Dead (2004)
  28. The Omen (1976)
  29. Freddy vs Jason
  30. The Last House on the Left
  31. Hellraiser movies
  32. The Howling (1981)
  33. As Above, So Below (2014)
  34. Night of the Living Dead
  35. The Witch
  36. When a Stranger Calls
  37. Evil Dead (2013)
  38. Paranormal Activity
  39. Psycho
  40. Doctor Sleep (2019)
  41. Us (2019)
  42. 1408 (2007)
  43. Scary Stories to tell in the Dark (2019)
  44. The Descent
  45. Slither

What is your favorite scary movie to watch around Halloween?

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50 Halloween Songs to Add to Your Playlist

Halloween, the spookiest time of year, is quickly approaching. Are you searching for songs for your upcoming Halloween party? Or do you just want a new playlist to get you into the spirit of Halloween? Here are some bone-chilling tunes to get you into the mood.

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Halloween Songs for a Spooky Good Time

  1. “The Monster Mash” – Bobby “Boris” Pickett
  2. “Somebody’s Watching Me” – Rockwell
  3. “Superstitious” – Stevie Wonder
  4. “Creep” — Radiohead
  5. “Stranger Things” Theme — Kyle Dixon & Michael Stein
  6. “Ghostbusters” – Ray Parker Jr.
  7. “I Want Candy” – The Strangeloves
  8.  “The Phantom of the Opera” Overture — Andrew Lloyd Webber
  9. “Haunted” — Taylor Swift
  10. “Magic Dance” – David Bowie
  11. “I Put a Spell On You” — Bette Midler
  12. “Witchcraft” – Frank Sinatra
  13. “Time Warp” – Rocky Horror Picture Show
  14. “A Nightmare on My Street” — DJ Jazzy & The Fresh Prince
  15. “Werewolves of London” — Warren Zevon
  16. “Monsters” — All Time Low ft. Demi Lovato and blackbear
  17. “Bad Moon Rising” – Creedence Clearwater Revival
  18. “Spooky Scary Skeletons” – Andrew Gold
  19. “Ding Dong! The Witch Is Dead” – Ella Fitzgerald
  20. “Love Song for a Vampire” – Annie Lennox
  21. “Jeepers Creepers” – Louis Armstrong
  22. “Zombie” – The Cranberries
  23. “Purple People Eater” – Sheb Wooley
  24. “Poor Unfortunate Souls” –‘The Little Mermaid’
  25. “Season of the Witch” – Donovan
  26. “Freaks Come Out at Night” – Whodini
  27. “People Are Strange” – The Doors
  28. “Love Potion No. 9” – The Searchers
  29. “Men In Black” – Will Smith
  30. “Highway to Hell” – AC/DC
  31. “Thriller” – Michael Jackson
  32. “Demons” – Imagine Dragons
  33. “The Addams Family” Theme — Vic Mizzy
  34. “Spooky” — Dusty Springfield
  35. “Skeleton in the Closet” — Louis Armstrong
  36. “Witchy Woman” – The Eagles
  37. “Halloween” – Phoebe Bridgers
  38. “Abracadabra” – Steve Miller Band
  39. “She Wolf” – Shakira
  40. “I Was a Teenage Werewolf” – The Cramps
  41. “Scary Monsters (And Super Creeps)” – David Bowie
  42. “The Yodeling Ghost” – Bing Crosby & the Andrew Sisters
  43. “Headless Horseman” – Kay Starr
  44. “The Ghost of Smokey Joe” – Cab Calloway
  45. “The Gypsy” – The Ink Spots
  46. “Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea” – Django Reinhardt
  47. “The House is Haunted” – Mel Torme
  48.  “That Old Black Magic” – Sarah Vaughan
  49. “The Great Pumpkin Waltz” – George Winston
  50. “She Put a Hex on You” – Them

What is your favorite Halloween song?

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35 Halloween Movies for Family Night

Are you getting the mood for Halloween fun? Pumpkins, ghosts, and things that go bump in the night are a major part of Halloween. The time is perfect to pop some buttery, delicious popcorn or order a pizza from your favorite place. Now find the perfect family-friendly movie to enjoy.  

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35 Family-Friendly Movies

  1. It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown (1966)
  2. Hotel Transylvania 1 & 2
  3. A Witches Ball
  4. Halloweentown 1 & 2
  5. The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad
  6. The Haunted Mansion
  7. Beetlejuice (1988)
  8. Casper (1995)
  9. Happy Halloween Scooby Doo (2020)
  10. Ghostbuster (1988)
  11. Hocus Pocus (1993)
  12. Harry Potter series
  13. Monster House (2006)
  14. The Dog Who Saved Halloween (2011)
  15. A Babysitter’s Guide to Monster Hunting (Netflix)
  16. Double, Double, Toil and Trouble (1993)
  17. Curious George: A Halloween Boo Fest (2013)
  18. Goosebumps (2015)
  19. Super Monster Saves Halloween (2018)
  20. The Addams Family (2019)
  21. Toy Story of Terror (2014)
  22. Spookley the Square Pumpkin (2004)
  23. Pooh’s Huffalump Halloween Movie (2005)
  24. Room on a Broom (2013)
  25. The House with the Clock In Its Walls
  26. The Little Vampire
  27. Spooky Buddies
  28. Halloween Town High
  29. Return to Halloween Town
  30. ParaNorman
  31. Monster Family
  32. E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial (1982)
  33. Gremlins (1984)
  34. Garfield’s Halloween Adventure
  35. Woody Woodpecker and Friends Halloween Favorites

What is your favorite Halloween show to watch with your family?

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