Native Southern California Runner Won the Disneyland Half Marathon

Disneyland Half Marathon

Nick Arciniaga, originally from Fountain Valley, Calif., won the Disneyland Half Marathon in record fashion Sunday, finishing in 1:07:48. Arciniaga, 31, led the field of 16,056 registered runners virtually from wire to wire to win easily after placing 7th in the Boston Marathon earlier this year finishing as the second American in 2:11.47. “I don’t get very many hometown wins since I don’t race around here very much but running at Disneyland is something that is pretty close to my heart,” said … [Read more...]





New Pet Products by Disney Tails Coming to Disney Parks

Disney Tails

 Pets are a big part of many people's lives and in turn pet products also mean big money, so I am surprised that Disney has not jumped on this bandwagon a bit sooner. Well, better late then never right? Disney has announced that they will have a  line of pet products returning to Disney Parks in the spring of 2015, called Disney Tails.Here is what Nicole Brann, merchandiser for souvenirs says about this line:“We know our guests love their pets,” said Nicole. “Guests may remember the … [Read more...]





Disney Quick Tip: Relax on Tom Sawyer Island

tom sawyer island

Seasoned veterans of Walt Disney World can all attest to the fact that there is a lot of walking, and at times all the sounds, crowds, rides, and action can get overwhelming. It is okay, and highly recommended that you take a break during the day to rest your feet and mind. Magic Kingdom is the most popular park and is often the most stimulating, crowded, and busy. If you are in the mood to stay at the park, but need to sit down in a quiet place I suggest heading to Fronterland. Board the raft … [Read more...]





New Information for the Disney Fairytale Designer Collection

Mulan and Shang Doll

Earlier this year Disney announced the continuation of the Disney Fairytale Designer Collection, focused on five iconic Disney Princess characters and their leading men: Tiana and Naveen; Pocahontas and John Smith; Cinderella and Prince Charming; Mulan and Li Shang; and Aurora and Prince Philip.In addition to the five Limited Edition Doll Sets, the Disney Fairytale Designer Collection will feature apparel, accessories and home items, available online and in select stores across North America … [Read more...]





New Pictures from Disney short “Feast”

feast

Disney shares two new pictures from its upcoming new short,  ‘FEAST”  premiering this fall with Big Hero 6 will make you fall in love with Winston.  The media event for BIG HERO 6  gave me the opportunity to preview the short, which was cute and made me an instant fan of “FEAST”.  Based on the story of a Boston Terrier named WINSTON, who loves to eat.  Alongside his owner, WINSTON shares their meals and life as seen through his eyes.    WINSTON is an excitable little dog that will win the hearts … [Read more...]