Star Wars Jedi Academy – Little Girl Joins the Dark Side


The Gallego family takes a trip to Disneyland and Sariah and Alex are chosen to join Jedi Academy!!!! Sariah decides to bow to Darth Vader and joins the Dark Side in front of everyone!!!!!Related articlesGalactic Offerings Await You at The Star Trader at Disneyland Resort ( … [Read more...]

Best Things I Love About Disney – The Carousel Of Progress


There aren't a lot of attractions left that are truly "old Disney" but the Carousel of Progress (COP) is definitely one of them. Sure, it's not a thriller chiller and the animatronics are definitely dated but it has that one thing that"old Disney" has that is lacking in a lot of the new stuff - CHARM!!I was given the 50th Anniversary Musical History of Disneyland by my wife for Christmas a few years back and I can't tell you how many times I have listened to the audio from the Disneyland … [Read more...]

Chip and Co Featured Partner – Ideally Disney


Who am I?My name is Brenda Kenworthy. I am a working wife and mom of 3 with a passion for Disney; specifically, Walt Disney the man and Walt Disney World, the happiest place on earth.I have been a Disney fan since my visits to WDW as a teenager. I have visited 16 times now and it is definitely the vacation destination of choice for my family.Why did I want to start a blog?I have gained a lot of knowledge over the years about the parks, and about Walt Disney the man, the husband, … [Read more...]

Apricot Lane to Join Downtown Disneyland District


Disneyland Resort today announced that fashion boutique Apricot Lane will join Downtown Disney in early June 2011. “We always look to add unique locations that provide our guests a shopping experience unlike anywhere else – Apricot Lane certainly fits that mold,” said Tony Bruno, vice president of Disneyland Resort hotels and Downtown Disney. “Our guests are going to love the fashion collection Apricot Lane has to offer.” Apricot Lane, an International Council of Shopping Centers “Hot … [Read more...]

Final Family Fun Weekend Recap: Mardi Gras


The final installment of Disneyland's Family Fun Weekends took place on the weekends of [dates]. Rather than being in the Festival Arena like the previous FFW's, it was in New Orleans Square, just as Mardi Gras should be celebrated.Characters came out and interacted with the park guests, NOS's jazz band performed throughout the day, and Princess Tiana and her crew from "The Princess and the Frog" performed for the crowds.Below are my photos from the weekend(s). I guess I was there at all … [Read more...]