Since it is almost Halloween I thought it would be the perfect time to share a few layouts I made to document our time in World of Wizards (Universal Studios). We went on vacation in the summer of 2019 and spent a day with Harry Potter and all things magical.
The paper line I used for these layouts is by Photoplay. I adore the design, but do not like that it is glossy. If I was not desperate for it, I probably would have not bought it just because it was glossy.
The conductor at Platform 9 3/4 was amazing!
This picture of my son is my favorite! He looks so much like a wizard and was smiling. It is hard to get a teenager to smile sometimes 🙂
My favorite part of the park is the Butterbeer. I liked it so much that I had to make some at home!
To announce our upcoming vacation I decided to create each family member a Harry Potter glass mug full of a Butter Beer float! We are heading to Universal Studios pretty much for Harry Potter. Two summers ago we visited and went crazy over the Butter beer they served in the park. I knew this was the perfect hint to our vacation.
Not only have I created a pictorial tutorial for you I also created a video of how to etch on glass and as a bonus the Butter Beer Float recipe!
Butter Beer Float Recipe
2 C Heavy Whipping Cream
1/4 C Starbucks Caramel Syrup
1/4 C Sugar
1 gallon of Vanilla Ice Cream
Butterscotch syrup for ice cream
Serves 4 (with left overs)
–Beat the whipping cream, caramel syrup and sugar until fluffy.
— Drizzle Butterscotch syurup along inside of mug.
— Scoop icecream in mug.
–Drizzle with more Butterscotch.
–Top with Caramel Whipped Cream.
–Finish it off with more Butterscotch syrup.
I hope you enjoyed this post! We had a lot of fun creating it and my kids wanted me to let you know that if you want any more sweet related projects they will happily help test them out! 😉