Disney’s Animal Kingdom: The one ride I MUST ride

Expedition Everest: My MUST Ride

In previous posts, I took a look at the one ride that I must ride at the Magic Kingdom and at Epcot.  Today, we are going to take a look at Animal Kingdom, that Imagineer Haven where you can find a different aspect of the park to enjoy and appreciate at every turn!My initial thoughts when it comes to Animal Kingdom and my must ride was that it wasn’t a ride at all that I must see – it was a show.  However, as good as Festival of the Lion King and Finding Nemo - The Musical are, there really … [Read more...]





Disney Pin Trading: Rules and Etiquette for Enjoying the Experience

Disney's Pin Traders, Walt Disney World

I started trading pins at Walt Disney World, and then at Disneyland, a few years ago as an excuse to talk to Disney Cast Members and other guests. Because I’m not much of a shopper while visiting Disney theme parks, I also liked the idea of collecting small (thus portable) and inexpensive souvenirs during my trips that would become part of a larger collection at home – one that would be ever evolving.Trading Disney pins is easy, with just a few rules to follow. And building a collection can … [Read more...]





Dreams really do come true at Disney

Cole and Ranger Joe

I have been to Walt Disney World 6 times. 2 times with my parents when I was a teenager, 2 times with my parents, my brother and his wife, and my husband and son, one time just my husband and I and one time just my little family of three. All of these visits to my second home have amazing memories, like my first visit, or my sons first hair cut, which we had done at Harmony Barbershop, or a week to experience the magic just my husband and I on our 10th wedding anniversary. But nothing … [Read more...]





Pin Trading for Newbies – Realistic Tips

Pin Trading

We’ve all seen them: the Professional Pin Traders descending on a new Pin release. They’ve been lined up for hours to be one of the first to own it. They have their Pin Trading Briefcases loaded with rare variations that the common Disney fan hasn’t even heard of. And they know about every upcoming Pin release almost before Disney does!Darkwing Duck early Promo Pin. Note the original character name. You might ask: If I want to buy a Pin, do I have to be like that?Fear not, for Pin … [Read more...]





Review: Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 on Bluray

I had the pleasure of checking out this Disney Movie this past weekend. Let me just say if you have a little one who is into Dogs as much as my little one is I am sure you can relate with this review.My little one LOVES Dog/Puppy Movies!!!! Oliver and Company, Beverly Hills Chihuahua 1, etc. If it has puppies in it you will find it in our library. So when I received in the mail Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 we had to immediately stop what we were doing and watch it.Over the course of the … [Read more...]