Mary Blair’s career spanned much wider than her work at Disney, but for many, it is Disney that introduced them to the artist that “painted colors you weren’t supposed to paint together.”* Blair was hired by the Disney Company in 1940 and influenced many projects. She provided concept art for studio’s early animated films, including The … Gifts Ideas for the Mary Blair Fan
If you are someone who loves Disney resorts as much as Disney parks, you may understand why I thought it would be a “fun twist” to book three different resorts in one week. Specifically, my quest was to find out what it would be like to go from a value resort to a moderate resort … Having Triple the Fun with a Split-Stay Disney World Vacation
When you are a Walt Disney World fan living 1,200 miles away from the parks, it takes some creativity to get a Disney fix. But this summer, I got a big dose of Muppet magic right in my own backyard when The Jim Henson Exhibition: Imagination Unlimited made a stop at The Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, Michigan. Imagination … Finding Muppets Magic 1,200 Miles Away from Walt Disney World!
Do you have any Disney souvenirs that make you cringe just a little? Come on. Admit it. Let’s have a laugh over some of the Goofy stuff bought while on a Disney-high, on sale, or during that panic to “buy something” on the last day of vacation. I’ll go first. #1 A Spirit Jersey I … What Embarrassing Disney Souvenirs Hide In Your Closet?
I was born to love Disney. My husband was not. His first trip to Walt Disney World happened when we were dating. He liked it and I’m pretty sure he thought, that’s the end of it – one and done. Um…that’s not how Disney fandom works. After we were newly married, he agreed to return. It … How a Reluctant Travel Companion Became a Real Disney Fan
The best things in life are free, right? Hard to believe when you have scrimped, saved, and added some credit card debt to go on a Walt Disney World vacation. But I have to admit, there are several Disney things I’ve acquired over the years that didn’t cost me anything extra, but have brought me extreme … Sometimes the Free Stuff Holds the Most Disney Magic!
I don’t know what’s more fun about Walt Disney World, the park-hopping or the eating. Attractions are great, but new ones take years to build. Menus, restaurants, and food booths change quickly, and it’s a big reason to come back again and again. While there are lots of food staples that should be great but … Never Settle for Mediocre Fare at Disney
Traveling to Walt Disney World during major school breaks like Christmas and Easter used to be unthinkable to me. Whenever friends asked if I’d be interested in going to Magic Kingdom for spring break, I foolishly replied, “No way.” What a mistake. Last year, I had the opportunity to vicariously (through texts and posts) take … It’s Never Too Busy for Disney: A Spring Break Success Story
There are lots of things Disney Vacation Club users expect to find no matter what DVC resort he or she chooses. While DVC studios are similar to a Disney hotel room (with the added helpfulness of a kitchenette), the villas are a home-away-from-home with a fully-equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, private bedroom(s), dining table, and … Each Disney Vacation Club Resort Has Its Perks
Yes. I just booked another August visit to Walt Disney World. I never thought I’d like being in the heart of Florida during the hottest month of the year, but I have to admit, I do. Here’s why. #1 I can walk down Main Street – arms swinging! You would think that with most kids out of … Dreaming of AUGUST in Walt Disney World?