A Disney Year in Review 2013

Wishes Nighttime Spectacular

A new Disney president and Disney princesses. Expansion and new experiences. Monsters, a night of mayhem and MyMagic+.  All this and more was introduced this year at the Walt Disney World Resort, around Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and within The Walt Disney Company.  Although impossible to cover all of them, we thought it might be fun to present you with a Disney year in review for 2013! Stroll down memory lane and relive some of the magic. Afterwards, be sure and leave me a comment with all … [Read more...]

New “Frozen” Stage Show in the Works at Disneyland


A stage adaptation of Disney's current hit "Frozen" could be a reality.It is a potential Disneyland attraction and has already received somewhat of a preview with the elaborately outfitted recent run of the film at Hollywood's iconic El Capitan Theater showing the potential visual of what could be in a stage version of the animated musical.Wishing you Faith, Trust, and Pixie DustSunshine     … [Read more...]

Disneyland Welcomes Rose Bowl Teams


Now that Stanford and Michigan State have won berths in the 100th Rose Bowl Game presented by Vizio in Pasadena, what are they going to do next? They're going to Disneyland!The No. 5 BCS-ranked Stanford Cardinal, champions of the Pac-12 Conference, and the No. 4 BCS-ranked Michigan State Spartans, champions of the Big Ten Conference, will make their first official appearances of the Rose Bowl Game week at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 26, in a ceremony at the holiday-themed Sleeping Beauty's … [Read more...]

Walter E. Disney Quotes


During this hectic time of year, we can all take a moment to slow down and just enjoy some inspiration from a great storyteller! I've assembled some of my favorite Walt Disney's greatest lines below. Feel free to leave a comment or two of your favorite(s) and over time we'll update this posting.Let's start with one of my favorites. It's so brilliantly true. However, we often need to be reminded:"I only hope we don't lose sight of one thing - that it was all started by a mouse."Then … [Read more...]

Disney Floral and Gifts: Oh the possibilities!

Disney Florist

Have you ever wished for something extra Magical during your Walt Disney World Resort or Disneyland Resort stay? Perhaps, a visit from Tinker Bell is in order.For my daughter's first visit to the Walt Disney World Resort, Disney Floral and Gifts helped me do just that with Mickey's Grand Welcome. While the price tag was a little expensive - about $300 at the time, it was well worth seeing the look on her face. As we walked up to the door, we were greeted with a "Surprise" door sash and she … [Read more...]