Prep & Landing Totally Tinsel Bluray Review

Prep & Landing Totally Tinsel

Disney's PREP & LANDING: TOTALLY TINSEL COLLECTION released to Blu-ray & DVD combo pack on November 6, just in time to ready homes around the globe for Santa’s Christmas arrival.The TOTALLY TINSEL Collection contains TWO 23-minute holiday adventures—“Prep & Landing” and “Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice”—and a slew of entertaining extras that will turn anyone on your naughty list into a jolly old elf, er person.In “Prep & Landing,” the first of the series, a … [Read more...]


Mickey’s Wildlife Count Along App for iPad

Mickey's Wildlife Count Along App

It’s beach day at Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey’s Wildlife Count Along, and Mickey and his pals need your help on their journey. So load up Donald’s beach ball, Goofy’s surfboard, Mickey’s camera, Daisy’s pail, and Minnie & Pluto’s kite into the car, help the pals climb in too, and hit the road to Mickey Beach!Uh-oh! Mickey doesn’t do a very good job following road signs. As we follow his shortcut, the group heads into the hot and dry desert, finding lots of sand and sun, but no … [Read more...]


Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey’s Wildlife Count Along

Mickey Wildlife Count Along App

As families gear up for their Thanksgiving road trip, Disney Publishing Worldwide unveils an exciting app to keep kids entertained in the back seat: Mickey Mouse Clubhouse: Mickey’s Wildlife Count Along!In this first-ever math and science Disney Learning app, readers join Mickey and his friends on a globe-spanning road trip to Mickey Beach, traveling through exciting environments, while counting groups of animals and learning about wildlife habitats.  Early math concepts such as sequencing, … [Read more...]


Is Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside the Right Resort for You?

My family has enjoyed a couple of weeklong stays at Walt Disney World’s Port Orleans Riverside Resort. The question asked above, is it for you, depends on what you are looking for in a Resort, how much time you will actually spend at the Resort, and what types of amenities you prefer. My family stays at the Value and Moderate Resorts, because we do not spend a lot of time in our room or exploring the property. We get our fill of adventure at the Parks and Downtown Disney area and only hit the … [Read more...]


LINCOLN – Discover the Story, ebook Review

LINCOLN: A Steven Spielberg Film Discover the Story

LINCOLN, a captivating film directed by Steven Spielberg that focuses on the 16th President’s tumultuous final months in office, opened in theaters across the United States on Saturday, November 16. In a nation divided by war and the strong winds of change, Lincoln pursues a course of action designed to end the war, unite the country, and abolish slavery. With the moral courage and fierce determination to succeed, his choices during this critical moment will change the fate of generations to … [Read more...]


Lincoln: A Steven Spielberg Film – Discover the Story for iPad

Lincoln: A Steven Spielburg Film - Discover the Story for iPad

In anticipation for Steven Spielberg’s newest film, Lincoln (in theaters nationwide November 16, 2012), Disney Publishing Worldwide has launched their newest book using Apple’s iBook Author software – Lincoln: A Steven Spielberg Film - Discover the Story. Go behind-the-scenes of the movie with this exclusive interactive book and see how a crucial time in America’s history was recreated and brought to the screen with beautiful photos, art, interviews, music, and more.With a foreword by … [Read more...]


Disney’s PREP & LANDING Collection coming to Blu-Ray & DVD

Prep & Landing PR pic

On November 6, 2012, Disney's PREP & LANDING: TOTALLY TINSEL COLLECTION comes to Blu-ray & DVD combo pack! This combo pack is filled with TWO holiday adventures—“Prep & Landing” and “Prep & Landing: Naughty vs. Nice”! The Totally Tinsel Collection creates a new family holiday viewing tradition.“Prep & Landing” On Christmas Eve, a high-tech team of elves from an elite unit known as Prep & Landing ensures homes around the world are prepared for Santa’s visit. … [Read more...]


SNOW WHITE Collectors’ Edition Books are Timeless Treasures

Snow White commemorative books

In honor of the 75th anniversary of Walt Disney’s first feature-length film, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which is coming this December, Weldon Owen Publishing has released two new collections that chronicle the complete making of this ground-breaking animated movie. I received a review copy of both Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs: The Art and Creation of Walt Disney's Classic Animated Film and The Fairest One of All: The Making of Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, and I am … [Read more...]


Whole-Pumpkin Decorating from Disney Family Fun

whole pumpkin decorating Disney Family Fun

My kids and I went to a local pumpkin farm yesterday for some festive fall fun. We came home with four little pumpkins and one mini-gourd that were just begging for a Disney makeover. Now, my family does not celebrate Halloween, but that doesn’t mean we don’t like getting crafty and creative. Since we don’t do ghouls, monsters, or wizardry, we opted for some whole-pumpkin decorating ideas we found at Disney Family Fun’s Spoonful.First, because we are a little batty around here, we made … [Read more...]


Two New Books Commemorate Making of SNOW WHITE

The Fairest One of All: The Making of Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs

The Fairest One of All: The Making of Walt Disney’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs By J.B. Kaufman Weldon Owen Publishing 978-1616284381 :: October 2012 320 pages :: $75.00 :: HardcoverSnow White and the Seven Dwarfs: The Art and Creation of Walt Disney's Classic Animated Film By J.B. Kaufman Weldon Owen Publishing 978-1616284381 :: October 2012 256 pages :: $35.00 :: HardcoverWeldon Owen Releases Two Collectors’ Edition Books Illustrating the Creation of the Classic … [Read more...]