Disney’s Big Hero 6 Movie Preview

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Walt Disney Pictures held a media preview for its newest movie "Big Hero 6" at El Capitan Theatre in Hollywood, California on Saturday, November 1st.   Playing to a packed theatre, the film starts out with an illegal game of robot fighting where young Hiro (Ryan Potter) competes and wins against the big guns.  Following a run in with the thugs and the consequences from his activities, Hiro finds himself in his brother's lab where he meets Tadashi's friends and fellow "Nerds".  Hiro also … [Read more...]




7 Tips You Need to Know About Disney’s Castaway Cay

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How much do you know about Disney's Castaway Cay? Recently I took my first ever Disney Cruise and I fell in love! Now I can't wait for my next cruise in January! Having only scratched the surface of all the fun things you can do on the Disney's Castaway Cay our friends at Disney were nice enough to give us 7 Tips You Need to Know when visiting their private island.The island is reserved exclusively for Disney Cruise Line guests. If the Castaway Cay post office is open, be sure to stop by to … [Read more...]




New Parking Garage at Downtown Disney Opens November 20

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The construction in and around Downtown Disney has caused headaches for those who want to the shopping and restaurant venues there. Entrances to parking have been closed, roadways have been clogged more than usual with the widening of Buena Vista Drive, and then there have been the construction barriers inside Downtown Disney itself.  As we approach the holidays, many have wondered how all of this will affect the "Festival of the Seasons" with its decorations, events, and photo … [Read more...]




Two very special and affordable events coming to Orlando for Disney fans: Don’t Miss Out!

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Two very special events are coming to Orlando for Disney fans - and you won't believe how affordable they are. Coming VERY soon is The Walt Disney Birthplace: An Evening with Imagineer Bob Gurr. Bob Gurr is an American amusement ride designer and Imagineer. His most famous work was for Walt Disney's Disneyland Park, and its subsequent sister parks. In 1953 he inaugurated R.H. Gurr Industrial Design - a company of one, whose first big job was to consult with the Walt Disney Studios on the design … [Read more...]




Top 5 FREE Educational Disney Apps for Kids

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When I am wearing my Super Duper Library Lady cape during the day, I spend a lot of time looking at apps that are educational but still fun. Fun is important to kids.  Education is important to parents and teachers.  Both are important to super, duper library ladies.  Disney, of course, offers a lot of great apps kids that are both. No surprise there.  It's Disney!!  So, I've put together my top 5 list of what Disney has to offer that is educational, fun, and free.Now for a couple of … [Read more...]