Firefighter and Dad with Terminal Cancer Wants to Take His Kids to Disneyland

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Gil Pohl is many things to many people. To the city of Albuquerque he is a firefighter and all that this entails, to his kids he is dad, and to his friends he is a brave man fighting terminal cancer and all he wants to do is take his kids to Disneyland. So the good firefighters in Albuquerque going to work on making that happen. They have scheduled a Texas Hold Em tournament for October 26th to help raise money for Gil Pohl's dream.Gil Pohl has been battling cancer on his own and only … [Read more...]





Disney Announces New 2013 Theme “Limited Time Magic” – So what is it exactly?

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If the brand new Fantasyland wasn't enough reason to start planning your Disney vacation in 2013, now Disney has announced "Limited Time Magic" throughout the parks as well. If the brand new Fantasyland expansion wasn't enough reason to start planning your Disney Vacation in 2013, Disney has now announced "Limited Time Magic" throughout the parks as well.So what IS "Limited Time Magic"?Limited time Magic will allow guests to experience extra sprinkles of Pixie Dust during their … [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...]





The differences between Disneyland and Disney World

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I had the pleasure last week to visit Disneyland for the first time thanks to my friends at Disney Interactive. Before I go any further I just want to thank them for a wonderful 3 days! I got to try out Epic Mickey 2 - The Power of Two and Power of Illusion and I was blown away by both games. You will want to run out and get them when they release next month!  You can read more about my trip here.So while at Disneyland I wanted to note some of the many differences between the 2 parks. Keep … [Read more...]





Disneyland refurbishment schedule November 2012

If you're heading to Disneyland soon be sure to check out the Refurb/Closure list below. Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland website. CurrentStarcade (Disneyland) closed through 10/18/12 for refurbishment. Jumpin’ Jellyfish (DCA) one tower closed through 11/1/12  and 11/5/12-11/22/12 for refurbishment. Steam trains (Disneyland) will operate at reduced capacity (3 … [Read more...]