Please stand clear of my Dole Whip

One of my favorite lines from Walt Disney World and one of the first lines I learned in Spanish was "Please stand clear of the doors. Por favor manténganse alejado de las puertas." Anytime I hear that line I can't help but think of the Walt Disney World theme parks. While sharing a Dole Whip last week I thought combining the line from the Monorail and my love for Dole Whips would be a great shirt idea. Sorta like the shirt idea I had from Space Ship Earth.Now you can own your very own Please … [Read more...]

A 3 Year Old is Painting Her Way to Disneyland

3 year old Eva Sorensen is literally painting her way to Disneyland. Eva has always wanted to go to Disneyland, but her parents can not afford the trip. Eva has been asking her mom over and over again if they could go. One day her mother, Kaitlin Sorensen, decided to give her a different answer she said, 'Well, we can't afford to do that, how would you help us do that?' So her suggestion was to paint pictures.So, of course Mom and Dad got her all the supplies she needed to make her … [Read more...]

New Snack Options Now Available at Disney Parks and Resorts For Special Dietary Needs

 I recently spotted these at Big Top Souvenirs, which is right in front of the Dumbo ride at the Magic Kingdom. They are called Snacks with Character and they are a healthier way to snack at Disney. They are not just healthier, but they are also allergy friendly. They are a bit expensive but what at Disney is not expensive right?“We listened to guests who said they wanted options when it comes to snacks at Disney Parks,” explained Patrice. “The Snacks with Character line was … [Read more...]

Tips for Visiting Disney While Pregnant

Just recently I had the opportunity to visit the Disneyland Resort while I was 31 weeks pregnant. I've been to the parks while pregnant before, just never this pregnant and never in August. Boy was it hot! You may think that there's not much you can do at Disney while you're pregnant, but really the only things you miss out on are the bigger rides. There's still so much to do and see! If you decide to visit the resort while you're pregnant, here are my tips for having a great vacation:Drink … [Read more...]

MagicBand Technology is Now Being Tested in Disneyland

Finally! MagicBand technology is being tested at Disneyland. We knew it was a matter of time before Disneyland would get MagicBands and it seems as though they will soon be on their way.The testing happened at Space Mountain. Guests that had a fastpass were escorted off to a separate area and told to scan the barcode of their fastpass on to one of the 2 RFID readers. If the lights turn green they were good to go. There were not actual MagicBands being tested just yet. They are using the RIFD … [Read more...]

5 Tips on Tipping your Mousekeeping

While this post will focus on Mousekeeping at the Disney resorts, it can apply to all resort stays and the housekeeping services provided wherever you are staying! Housekeeping at all Disney Resort properties is affectionately called "Mousekeeping". They work tirelessly to keep the magic alive for your family after you leave the parks and return back to your room. Coming back to a freshly cleaned room is something that many visitors take for granted and we tend to forget about the person … [Read more...]

Disney Finds – Vintage Disney Posters

Etsy designer Star2Go is having a sale on all of their prints, buy 2 prints and get the 3rd one FREE! They have some very cool Vintage Disney Prints that I am thinking about ordering! Here are a few of the designs I am looking at:Haunted Mansion  Carousel of Progress Peter Pan  Dumbo Carousel Jungle Cruise Disneyland Monorail Submarine Voyage Space Mountain Splash Mountain Disneyland Grand Opening Main Street Plaza Pirates of the Caribbean Paris Space … [Read more...]

2015 Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Taping Schedule for Disneyland

All new for 2015 Disney has decided to change the name of their Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade to Disney Parks Unforgettable Christmas Celebration. Gone is the Frozen theme of last year and this years theme is a bit of a mystery. You can read more about it in our Magic Kingdom article here.Today I found some leaked information for the Disneyland taping of the Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade, the information we received from our reliable source is that Disneyland will be taping … [Read more...]

Spiderman coming to Disneyland on November 16th!

When the reimagined Super Hero HQ opens this fall at Disneyland® Park, everyone’s favorite web slinger is swinging in for the occasion. That’s right! Spider-Man will be making his Disneyland debut in a heroic new character greeting location, where you can snap a photo, grab an autograph or just thank him for keeping everyone safe from the likes of Doctor Octopus and the Green Goblin!Super Hero HQ is the West Coast home base of some of the greatest heroes in the universe. It’s the place to … [Read more...]

ShellieMay will be joining Duffy in Disney World and Disneyland!

Duffy the Disney Bear will finally be joined by his best friend ShellieMay! Just when things were looking down for the beloved Duffy,  ShellieMay is making her way to Walt Disney World and Disneyland this fall! Minnie Mouse decided that Duffy needed a friend to keep him company and created ShellieMay to share his adventures with him!She was introduced to Tokyo DisneySea a  few years ago and then made her way to Aulani in 2014. She has been the most requested item from Duffy fans in the U.S. … [Read more...]