2014 Mahaloween Luau at the Disneyland Resort

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September 29 I attended a really interesting event at Disneyland Resort called the Mahaloween Luau.  It was held at the Disneyland Hotel outside of Trader Sam's and the Tangaroa Terrace on the patio.  There were 5 one-hour seatings with a maximum of 100 people per seating.  The cost was $125 per person and it was touted as a way for a limited number of people to " have the pleasure of this kooky seasonal party that includes beverages and eats, live music and insider info with Imagineers and … [Read more...]





Petition Presented to Disney for Down-Syndrome Princess

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Disney has not shied away from characters with disabilities, and they have risen to create princesses with diversity of appearance, background, and goals.  But there's not a princess or a character to whom children with Down syndrome can relate. October is Down syndrome awareness month, and some mothers in the San Francisco Bay area are collecting signatures for a petition they intend to present to the Walt Disney Company at the end of the month.Keston Ott-Dahl's 15 month old daughter, … [Read more...]





Under the Sea: Journey of the Little Mermaid will Close for Refurbishment

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Under the Sea - Journey to the Little Mermaid at Walt Disney World has been around for barely 2 years and word is it will be closed for refurbishment starting Feb 2nd and ending March 6, 2015. Sadly this will happen during my mini-vacation. Hopefully you can plan your vacation around these dates, if this ride is a must do for you.It is said that there will be additions to the ride similar to the ones that were made to the same attraction in Disneyland last year. If you will be at Disney … [Read more...]





Visiting the new & improved Club 33 at the Disneyland Resort

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 While I was at the Mahaloween Luau last month (September 29) at the Disneyland Hotel, I received a surprise message on my phone asking if I would like to go to Club 33 for lunch or dinner with my girls that same week!  Are you kidding me?  Club 33 was on my bucket list as a huge Disneyland fan and I was always thinking of ways to find someone who was a member that could make a reservation for me!  I gratefully answered that I would love to and that lunch would be better for us, as I … [Read more...]





Made With Magic replaces Glow With the Show at the Disney Parks this fall

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How many people remember Glow with the show? I myself purchased a pair of those Mouse Ears for the Fantasmic show at Walt Disney World. They were a great idea but not very comfortable. Well it seems Disney is replacing Glow with the Show with an all new technology called Made with Magic...Made With Magic items will excite, delight, light up and interact with select Disney experiences at Disney Parks. Disney will continue to offer the original ear hat but now will include a new Minnie … [Read more...]