News & Events from around Walt Disney World & Disneyland for the week of Feb 24th

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There are new things popping up every day at the Walt Disney World Resort, Disneyland Resort and Universal Orlando Resort.  Join us every week to read about "What's New" in Disney News and at Universal Orlando!  Up this week is runDisney, new refillable mugs at the resorts and upcoming performances at Universal's Mardi Gras! What's New This WeekWalt Disney World Resort in FloridaNew!  Princess Half Marathon Weekend Feb 20-23: runDisney will host the 2014 Disney Princess Half Marathon … [Read more...]




Enjoy These Classic Menu Items At Disneyland Resort

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Whenever we discuss Disneyland Food, we would be amiss if we didn't all reminisce about our favorite items. Luckily, a lot of our favorite items are still available. Disneyland has done a great job of keeping tried and true favorite recipes available to those of us who dream of them in between visits.One of my absolute favorites is the Gumbo at Blue Bayou. If I go to Disneyland there is no chance I will miss a visit to this restaurant for their great food and atmosphere. Always have to have … [Read more...]




Saving Mr. Banks Arrives On Blu-Ray And DVD March 18th!

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Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson tell the backstory of one of Disney’s most beloved films –Mary Poppins – in this heartwarming film. Hanks plays the role of Walt Disney – who is determined to fulfill a promise he made to his daughters to make P.L. Travers’ (played by Thompson) book into a big screen featureTravers proves to be a hard sell – and is stubborn to a fault, until Disney is able to eventually dig deeper and use his own past to help discover Travers’ fears, and allow them to work … [Read more...]




Make a Plan B at Disneyland Resort

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You have prepared your Disneyland “To-Do” list, but there are no reservations available! Since I don’t have magical connections in the park, I have learned through experience good alternatives to three things that are most often on those lists.Blue Bayou Plan B:Blue Bayou is arguably the most popular table service restaurant inside Disneyland. Because of its popularity, it often requires a reservation weeks, if not months, in advance. Unfortunately, there is no other restaurant with a … [Read more...]




Eating Well For Less At Disneyland

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If you've been paying attention at all, you know I love Disneyland. I love Disney World, Disney Cruises, Aulani and more too, but my heart will always belong to Disneyland. Part of that love comes from the fantastic food choices. I've always enjoyed the offerings in Disneyland far more than Disney World. Part of this is simply that Disney World is catering to a lot more visitors from everywhere.With that rather unexciting shocking admission, here's a great article that Disney has written. I … [Read more...]