Creating New Disney Traditions

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With the holidays just around the corner, one of the things I look forward to the most during this season is all my family’s traditions. From decorating the tree, to watching all the classic holiday films, and to opening a new pair of pajamas on Christmas Eve – each tradition sparks memories of years before.I also have a number of traditions for when I visit Disney Parks. First, I will not leave Downtown Disney without a Holiday Turkey sandwich from Earle of Sandwich and a chocolate shake … [Read more...]




New Pins Have Arrived at Disney Parks

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Pins, pins, and more pins!! This summer Disney is releasing about 250 new pins. These pins will be going to both Disney World and Disneyland this month.Let us take a look at a few:My favorite out of this group has to Elsa and Anna. The Elsa and Anna pins can be found at I Wandering Oaken’s Trading Post & Frozen Funland in Hollywood Studios in honor of the Frozen Summer Celebration. Those pins are also available in a few other spots at Disneyland and Walt Disney World … [Read more...]




New Hidden Mickey Pins will Soon Debut at Disney Parks

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 These new Hidden Mickey pins will be given out to cast members, late July of this year,  so they can trade them with guests. So let's take a look at what is coming up in the pin trading world.Disneyland and Disney World Resort Cast Members will  get 30 different pins to trade with guests. Don't forget, Hidden Mickey pins will be about 1.25-inches and will say ”Hidden Mickey Pin” on the back of the pin.Check them out:There will be 5 different Disney bird pins found at Disney … [Read more...]




Disney Tips & Tricks – Pin Trading With the Kids

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Know what kids love?  Collecting.  That's right - collecting.  It doesn't matter if it's bottlecaps, bracelets, go-gos, lego minifigures, magic markers, or video games.  They LOVE to collect.  Disney knows this - oh yes, they do.  So, lucky for you...Disney knows kids so well that they have come up with the coolest, most interactive, imaginative collecting ever.In this week's blog - let's start with pins.  Have you seen everyone walking around the parks with those lanyard things around their … [Read more...]




Who Would Not Want a Disney World Personal Shopper?

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I recently was made aware of a service that has offered up the World to my front door…Walt Disney World of course. What is this amazing service you ask? It is the Personal Disney Shopper. I was so excited to think I could have someone go to any of the parks or resorts and buy me all the items my heart misses when I am not there. Do I want the newest released merchandise from Haunted Mansion? No problem! Trading Pins from anywhere? No problem!Next step…what would I order??? Well, Valentine’s … [Read more...]