Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace brings the action to Star Wars fans


This weekend my boys and I had the chance to test out the new Star Wars Journeys: A Phantom Menace app which is now available for purchase. Or I should say my boys had the chance to test out the app, as they would not hand over our iPad once they begain playing and I haven't seen much of them since. (Although I've heard plenty of Pod Races coming from near them.)With this game, players can read along while they listen to the story of Episode I. Each page of the story features a 180-degree … [Read more...]

Disney Launches Star Wars Apps For Next Generation Of Fans


Star Wars fans rejoice, a new Star Wars theme game is available with 5 more to follow. “Star Wars Journeys,” is a series of apps with stories and characters from your favorite Star Wars stories. Players can follow the story of the movie along with fun, fast-paced activities and games. The app is ideal for any lifelong or future Star Wars fan.  More than half a dozen apps will be released in the App Store with “Star Wars Journeys: The Phantom Menace” available now for purchase. More apps will be … [Read more...]

Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Never Land Rescue DVD Review

Having enjoyed Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Never Land Rescue when it came out this Fall, my boys were thrilled to get the show on DVD this past week.  In the show, Jake embarks on his most heroic mission ever as the magic of Never Land begins to disappear just as the ancient Forever Tree seems to be fading away.  After a mysterious figure known as "The Guardian" arrives to explain that only the pirate who truly believes in himself can save Never Land from vanishing completely, Jake must … [Read more...]

Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Never Land Rescue comes to DVD November 19


Jake, Cubby and Izzy set sail with a new Jake and the Never Land Pirates DVD, which will be available on November 19. This DVD will be packed with the full length Never Land Rescue show as well as 4 episodes of Jake and the Never Land Pirates. The DVD will also feature eight “Playing with Skully” shorts, a "Jake destiny sword" and glow in the dark stickers.If you missed the Never Land Rescue on TV, here's a brief synopsis: In "Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Never Land Rescue," Jake … [Read more...]

Disney Quick Tips – Check the Weather Before You Leave Home


While the weather in Orlando can be gorgeous, there are also plenty of times when it's cold or raining.  Don't forget to check the Orlando weather forecast before you leave for your trip. Having an idea of what to expect will help with your packing.  (And I know many Disney Addicts start packing weeks in advance!)I usually start checking the weather 10 days before the trips and I try to remind myself that the weather forecast can and will change many times before and during the trip.Within a … [Read more...]