U.S. Mint $1 Coin Pilot Begins at Walt Disney World


Beginning today, you may notice more unique $1 coins at Walt Disney World Resort.Disney is working with the U.S. Mint to participate in a circulation pilot of the 2009 Native American dollar coins. The coin’s design is based on the theme of agriculture. You’ll notice a Native American woman planting seeds in a field and the inscriptions UNITED STATE OF AMERICA and $1 on the reverse side.Click the picture for the complete article from the Disney Blog … [Read more...]

Playhouse Disney’s Big Halloween Party

Playhouse Disney on Disney Channel will host a "Big Halloween Party" on Oct. 24 & 25th with Halloween-themed shows starring all of your preschooler's Disney favorites, including new episodes of The Imagination Movers and My Friends Tigger and Pooh.On the Playhouse Disney website, you'll find activities and games with a Halloween theme, including make your own cards and trick-or-treat bags.Click the picture above for the full schedule or you can download it here. … [Read more...]

Disney World spreads the wealth with its campaign cash

Walt Disney World isn’t taking many chances when it comes to the 2010 elections.The giant resort was generous to both the Republican Party of Florida and the Florida Democratic Party during the third quarter of the year, new state records show.Disney gave the Republicans more money in direct contributions: $90,000 vs. $50,000 for the Democrats. But the Democratic Party got more freebies from the resort: $121,161.60 worth of rooms, food and tickets compared with $47,670.60 for the state … [Read more...]

Crystal Palace Refurbishment – Liberty Tree Picks up the Slack


Just a FYI for those traveling to DisneyWorld at the beginning of next year. The Crystal Palace is being refurbished from January 3 – February 14, 2010.My family and I always try to goto the CP a few times while visiting..Liberty Tree Tavern will open as a character meal for breakfast, lunch, and dinner during the Crystal Palace refurbishment closure.Character meals will be available from January 3, 2010, through February 14, 2010. Meals will be family style. Minnie, Pluto, Chip … [Read more...]

Give a Day. Get a Day with Cat & the Muppets

Cat Cora has her hands full in the kitchen, with the muppets. See what happens … [Read more...]