New interactive character: Cubot tested at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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Disney's Hollywood Studios is the setting for an interactive test on Oct. 11 and 12, 2011. "Cubot", which is meant to look like it's part of a toybox, is not only interactive in speech, but can have the blocks changed around by guests. This experience is heading to Hong Kong Disneyland in their new Toy Story land.Related articlesDisney's Hollywood Studios "Cubot" Mobile Interactive Unit Testing, Epcot GM Test Track Refurbished Ride Vehicles - Photos and Video (jefflangedvd.com) Best … [Read more...]


Video: Disney’s Art of Animation Resort Will Open in Phases Starting May 31

Earlier today, leaders from the Walt Disney World Resort and Walt Disney Imagineering announced the projected opening dates for Walt Disney World's new Disney's Art of Animation Resort, which will debut in phases beginning May 31, 2012.Related articlesDisney's Art of Animation Resort Reveals New Details and Opening Day (chipandco.com) Introducing Beyond the Attractions: A Guide to Walt Disney World with Preschoolers (2012) (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]


Shop like a Diva – Magic Kingdom Shopping

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Souvenirs are maybe my FAVORITE part of my Walt Disney World trips! And since NOBODY can shop like a Diva can,  I decided to do a little series on some of my favorite places to shop around Walt Disney World, to help you schedule your shopping stops on your next trip.*Important Diva tip – Why carry your bags around with you the whole day? They just weigh down your stroller or backpack! Instead have your items sent to the front of the park and pick them up as you leave, or if you’re staying on … [Read more...]


New Duffy the Disney Bear Storybook to Debut on October 14 at Disney Parks

There is a bedtime ritual that takes place each night with my son. After he brushes his teeth, he selects two storybooks for me to read. I love reading to him, which is probably a result of my mother reading stories to me as a child. Soon, we will have a new bedtime story when a book about Duffy the Disney Bear arrives at Disney Parks on October 14. The book is titled “Duffy the Disney Bear, Mickey’s New Friend,” and it was inspired by stories first introduced at Tokyo Disney Resort. The book … [Read more...]


Epcot Food & Wine Festival Food Review – Desserts and Champagne

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This picture and review comes to us from Chip and Co fan Nick who was able to dine around the World Showcase and take in the sights, sounds, smells, and tastes of the 16th Annual Food & Wine Festival.Thanks Nick!Here is his review of the Desserts and Champagne Booth: We had the Desert Trio of Lemon Chiffon, White Chocolate Macadamia Mousse, and Tres Leches Verrine, and I would recommend all three highly. Stay Tuned to more reviews all week long! Related articlesEpcot Food … [Read more...]