8 Night of Chanukah, Disney Style!

Disney Chanukah Present

Chanukah begins this evening and this year my family and I have decided to celebrate Disney style! We will be adding small Disney touches to our celebration each evening to bring a bit of the Disney magic to the magic of Chanukah!  Here is the plan...Night 1: We always eat latkes (potato pancakes) on the first night of Chanukah.  This year we'll put them out on the kids plates in the shape of Mickeys.  Simple and fun.Night 2: Tonight we'll play the dreidel game.  This is a traditional … [Read more...]

Disneyland’s Candy Canes is one Hot Holiday Commodity

A 35-year-old holiday tradition continues - hand-made candy canes at Disneyland!  As reported by the Disney Food Blog this year's candy canes will be made in both Disneyland and Disney California Adventure. Over at Disneyland the holiday treats will be made at the renovated Candy Place while at DCA they will be made at Trolley Treats.One of the reasons the candy canes are so popular is because of the limited amount they make.  Before park opening wristbands are given away for each batch … [Read more...]

Having Tea at the Grand Floridian Resort

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The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is Walt Disney World's flagship hotel. The stunning Victorian style resort is known for its luxurious rooms, amazing dining, and soothing spa. I think some people might be surprised to learn that inside its magnificent walls are three unique tea party experiences that are perfect for both the young and the young at heart.Enjoying a tea party with your family is an experience that can create some magical memories. The Grand Floridian offers three different … [Read more...]

Are you Dreaming of a Disney Christmas while at WDW?


Are you dreaming of a Disney Christmas? If your family is traveling to Walt Disney World Resort this holiday season, Disney Floral has the perfect gift for you!Call (407) WDW-GIFT at least 48 hours in advance of your arrival to arrange your merry surprise. Once they know you’re on your way, Mickey and Minnie will leave some magical gifts for your good little boys and girls.Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse heard you were coming, so they placed a special Christmas sash, (featuring a fabric … [Read more...]

Create Your Own Disney Magic at Home this Halloween


Between carved pumpkins, after-hours parties and tasty treats, Halloween is one of my favorite times of year. Wouldn't you like to bring some of that Disney magic into your home this Halloween? How about conjuring up the 999 happy haunts that inhabit the Haunted Mansion?Our friends at Spoonful.com have hundreds of fun, Disney-inspired craft ideas – including tons for Halloween. Two of my favorites are these Haunted Mansion Ghost Masks and Haunted Mansion Cupcake Tombstones. They're so easy – … [Read more...]