Best Movies To Snuggle Up To (& Mug Brownie To Match!)
The temperature has dropped and the nights are getting longer – winter may seem endlessly long, but you can take advantage of the darker, colder nights by snuggling up to a fire with your favourite people! Cosy jumpers, foaming hot chocolates and roaring open fires are cosy, relaxing ways to see you through the colder months. So close your curtains, get that fire going and stick on one of our favourite films for a deliciously cosy night in!
The film: Stardust
This magical action/adventure/romance/comedy ticks all the boxes! A fun, light-hearted film with a heart-warming happy ending, it’s sure to warm the cockles of even the coldest of hearts!
Team with: Chocolate brownie mug cake
Grab your favourite mug and add water/milk, melted butter/oil, a dash of salt and vanilla extract, cocoa powder, sugar, and flour. Whisk well, microwave for 60 seconds, and enjoy!
The film: Love Actually
So it’s not quite Christmas yet, but that doesn’t mean we can’t get into the spirit, right? Love Actually is one of those classic films that’s hard to hate. With a fab cast, amazing soundtrack and brilliant storylines, you’re both sure to love it!
Team with: Cookies & Cream mug cake
Combine white chocolate chips and milk in an oversized microwave-safe mug. Microwave for about 40 seconds until the chocolate is completely melted. Then add flour, baking powder, and oil, and mix. Add 3 mashed Oreos into the batter, and microwave for 60 seconds. Let stand for a few minutes and enjoy whilst warm!
The film: Mean Girls
This sassy, funny, quite frankly brilliant film showcases Lindsey Lohan at her absolute best! This funny yet poignant film is perfect for a girls night in!
Team with: Banana mug cake
In a mug, mix together flour, sugar, baking powder and a pinch of salt. Next, stir in butter, milk, 1 mashed banana, 1 lightly beaten egg and a few drops of vanilla. Microwave for 3 minutes, checking halfway through. Stand for a few minutes and enjoy!