New Zealand is confirmed for filming of Disney’s “Pete’s Dragon”

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Walt Disney Pictures has confirmed the location of their upcoming live-action / CGI remake of "Pete's Dragon".   Filming in New Zealand is set to start in January 2015, in the capital of Wellington at Peter Jackson's Stone Street Studios.  "Pete's Dragon" which stars Robert Redford, Oakes Fegley and Oona Laurence will also film at the Bay of Plenty and other Wellington and Canterbury areas.   Based on Disney's original movie, the remake brings us an updated version with less music, of Pete, a … [Read more...]




Do it your Disney – Easy Frozen Christmas Craft idea

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The holidays are just around the corner, and if you are anything like me, you are in full blown crafting mode! I love to craft all year 'round, but during the holidays I like to kick things up a notch. It really helps me to get in the holiday spirit and is a fun and inexpensive way to decorate my home. Here is an easy Frozen inspired craft that you can try this year - this project is easy enough to get the kids involved as well! I created a total of four different ornaments: "Let It Go", "Do you … [Read more...]




Disney Cruise Line Dominates the Seas! Voted Best Cruise Line for Families 2014

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Disney Cruise Line has been voted Best Cruise Line for Families 2014 for the second year running by the Cruise Critic Editors' Picks Awards. The awards are chosen by Cruise Critic's international team of editors, based on the lines and ships they feel best represent excellence in each categories.  Disney winning the Best Cruise Line for Families award is no surprise, no one does family like Disney does family. It is a market they completely dominate and deservingly so.  The attention to detail, … [Read more...]




Creating New Disney Traditions

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With the holidays just around the corner, one of the things I look forward to the most during this season is all my family’s traditions. From decorating the tree, to watching all the classic holiday films, and to opening a new pair of pajamas on Christmas Eve – each tradition sparks memories of years before.I also have a number of traditions for when I visit Disney Parks. First, I will not leave Downtown Disney without a Holiday Turkey sandwich from Earle of Sandwich and a chocolate shake … [Read more...]




“Clyde & Seamore’s Sea Lion High” opens spring 2015 at SeaWorld Orlando

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Are you a fan of sea lions? Well I am, and I can't wait for Seaworld's newest show, "Clyde & Seamore's Sea Lion High", opening in the Spring 2015 at Seaworld Orlando.A little fishy told me that this new show is going to be a hilarious tale, filled with some amazing animal behaviors and splashy audience fun. Hmmm, I wonder if that means "splash zone!"Here's the story line:"Clyde and Seamore find themselves in slippery pursuit of their high school diplomas and judging from the … [Read more...]