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The Innovation and Drive of Disney Dreamers

Disney dreamers are people with innovation and vision. They make things happen and aren’t afraid to take a less than direct path to make “it” happen. Recently I sat down with two Disney dreamers to learn about their paths. Charita Carter is senior creative producer and development manager of the Walt Disney Imagineering Scenic Illusion […]

Great reasons to participate in the CHOC Walk

Experience Disney Magic and Make a Difference by Participating in the CHOC Walk #chocwalk

CHOC Children’s is a regional pediatric health care system that includes two hospitals, many primary and specialty care clinics, and four clinical centers of excellence – the CHOC Children’s Heart, Neuroscience, Orthopaedic and Hyundai Cancer Institutes. Walt Disney was a champion for CHOC and was even on the hospital’s first board of directors more than 50 years ago. Today, the Disneyland […]

Review of Goofys Kitchen at the Disneyland Hotel

Character Dining Review- Goofy’s Kitchen

It’s so hard to believe that I wrote my original Goofy’s Kitchen review over three years ago.  And while so much has changed including my kiddos, the decor, and the character offerings, one thing remains the same–we still love Goofy’s Kitchen! Goofy’s Kitchen’s unique combination of whimsical decor, fun music, tasty food, and character interactions […]

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Customized Disney Phone Cases Now Available at Downtown Disney!

While the Disneyland Resort offers many different types of mobile phone cases, the choices have been limited.  That isn’t the case anymore as D-Tech on Demand has landed in the D Street store at The Disneyland Resort’s Downtown Disney District. According to a Cast Member, the concept originally started at Walt Disney World.  Now, D-Tech […]

Disneyland Diamond Celebration Extension and Giveaway

Disneyland Diamond Celebration Extended Through Summer 2016 (plus a coffee mug giveaway) #Disneyland60

The Disneyland Resort has announced that has decided continue the 60th Anniversary Diamond Celebration through the summer of 2016. That means if you haven’t experienced the sparkling magic of the 60th, there is still plenty of time to experience the dazzling entertainment, park enhancements, food and more. If you haven’t visited the Resort, here is what […]

Season of the Force coming to Disneyland November 16

Season of the Force Begins November 16 at Disneyland

Admit it. Since Disney announced they their Star Wars purchase you have been waiting for more Star Wars integration at the Disneyland Resort. Well, my friends, the wait is almost over. Starting November 16, Season of the Force will begin at Disneyland. If you are a Star Wars fan, you are not going to want […]

Top 5 Reasons to Stay in the Park After Dark

Top 5 Reasons to Stay in the Park After Dark

It has recently come to my attention that there are actually people who don’t stay in the park from open to close! Maybe this is a non-Annual-Passholder thing, or maybe it’s because I’m an out-of-towner, or maybe it’s just me, but I was shocked. My family makes use of every last ounce of our park tickets, […]

Everything you need for a Cinderella movie night

Everything You Need for a Cinderella Movie Night

Cinderella is now out on home video, and I couldn’t be happier! I am a huge fan of this version of the 1950 Walt Disney classic. It is beautiful in every regard–from the costumes to the sets to life mantra told to Cinderella early on in the film to “have courage and be kind.” The […]


Why You Should Eat at Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue Before it’s GONE!

By now you’ve probably heard that Big Thunder Ranch is closing early next year to make way for the new Star Wars Land – and this includes the Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue! I’m so glad I’ve had the opportunity to experience this one-of-a-kind Frontierland restaurant, and I don’t want you to miss out on a first, or last,  meal at […]

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