HGTV Seminars at 16th Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Sept. 30-Nov. 13


Seven popular HGTV celebrities will offer the inside scoop on home entertaining at weekend seminars during the 45-day Epcot International Food & Wine Festival running Sept. 30-Nov. 13.  Each Friday, Saturday and Sunday of the festival a top HGTV personality will appear at The Festival Center in Future World to share his or her own secrets to throwing a perfect party.“Design stars from the network will talk about home entertaining,” said Michael Jenner, festival manager. “Think about the … [Read more...]

American Idol winner Lee DeWyze is engaged to his girlfriend Jonna Walsh at Disney World


Congrats to the American Idol winner Lee DeWyze who recently got engaged to his girlfriend Jonna Walsh while they were at Walt Disney World earlier this month.After a whirlwind eight month romance, the 25-year-old singer got down on bended knee at Disney World in Florida and proposed to his girlfriend.The 2010 Idol winner confirmed the happy news to People magazine.We hear DeWyze went all out for the romantic July 16 proposal, chartering a private yacht and pouring champagne … [Read more...]

Disney Food Confession – Kalua Pork Slider


Where is it? - Hawaii tasting marketplace at the 16th Annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival running Sept. 30-Nov. 13 at Walt Disney World Resort.What is it? - The Kalua Pork Slider (not the liqueur Kahlua but the Kalua barbecue method of cooking.Why you want it? - Cause it's heaven on a bun!Photo Credit Matt Stroshane  … [Read more...]

Rest in Peace – Ranger Stan


While many of you might not recognize the name Stanley Richard Moore. This hard working 20 year vet of Walt Disney World 15 of those years at the Wilderness Lodge went by another name. Ranger Stan.Ranger Stan was responsible for raising the flags every morning on the roof of the hotel with one lucky family.  He would also lead architectural tours.  However, his favorite responsibility is greeting the guests of the hotel.  Ranger Stan loves people, and it truly shows.Our good friend … [Read more...]

Jennings Osborne creator of ‘Disney’s Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights’ Dies at 67

Jennings Osborne whose Christmas light displays drew international attention at both Disney World and his home, died on Wednesday at the age of 67. Osborne was battling complications following heart surgery.According to the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Family spokesperson David Bazzel said Osborne passed at 3:30 p.m. surrounded by family and friends.The Fort Smith native with the larger than life personality often called himself “the luckiest guy in the world" for all that he was able to … [Read more...]