Disney Donna Kay

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Disney Downtime

March 26, 2014
Disney Downtime

You make your dining reservations 180 days out, you schedule your days down to the minute so that you can maximize your vacation, but should you schedule downtime while at Disney?  I think it’s an absolute necessity.  I was very naïve when I planned our first trip to Walt Disney World; I planned each...
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Walt’s Nine Old Men

February 24, 2014
Walt’s Nine Old Men

Disney history intrigues me, but I guess you know that already.  I love reading stories from the days when Walt was still alive and roaming the halls of Disney Studios, meeting with animators and creating story boards.  The most important of these animators were of course Disney’s “Nine Old Men.” This group consisted of...
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A Wonderful Life

December 22, 2013
A Wonderful Life

My husband and I are watching “It’s a Wonderful Life” with Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed.  It’s a holiday tradition for us along with “A Christmas Story” but I digress.  It has me thinking what would be world be like without Walt Disney? (Queue Clarence) Without Walt there would be no Mickey Mouse.  Can you imagine...
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Happy Thanksgiving

November 29, 2013
Happy Thanksgiving

How do we thank you For all that you do? For visiting the Zone And sharing our love of Disney too? For the comments and shares And Facebook likes a many, For Tweets and questions, About Mickey & Minnie. For reading our columns And laughing along, For enjoying our stories And occasionally a song....
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Once Upon A Time…Again

October 30, 2013
Once Upon A Time…Again

Hello Dearies!! I hope you have taken the opportunity to watch ABC’s Once Upon A Time since my last column.  As I mentioned, the classic were headed to Never Land to save Henry, but this Never Land is not Walt Disney’s Never Land.  I am so happy to report that I am thrilled with...
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Are You Watching Once Upon A Time?

September 25, 2013
Are You Watching Once Upon A Time?

I am usually in a room with a TV, the news is on in the background as I cook dinner, the Braves are on and I am crafting or playing on my phone or computer…but occasionally there is a show that requires my full and undivided attention, and right now that show is Once...
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Sofia The First at Hollywood Studios

August 28, 2013
Sofia The First at Hollywood Studios

  As a Nana, I can’t wait to take my grandkids to Walt Disney World. The need to start planning a trip was amped up when Disney announced that Sofia the First was going to have a Meet and Greet at Hollywood Stu dios.  Lexi is a HUGE fan of the show, so much so...
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A Closer Look at the Partners Statue

July 31, 2013
A Closer Look at the Partners Statue

Thousands of people photograph the Partners statue every day, second only to Cinderella Castle.  It’s truly an icon of both Disneyland and Walt Disney World.  But did you know that Walt was adamantly against any statues of himself at the parks?  As a matter of fact, Lillian refused to allow any statues of him...
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Family Movie Night – Ratatouille

June 25, 2013
Family Movie Night – Ratatouille

Today I wanted to share a quick and easy Disney movie night so that you can bring a little Disney Magic to an ordinary day. Now getting my hubby to sit down and watch a Disney movie is NOT easy, with one exception…Ratatouille. He will watch it each and every time, I haven’t quite...
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Walt Disney World Fun for Dad

May 24, 2013
Walt Disney World Fun for Dad

  Father’s Day will be here before we know it, or are you like me and have a spouse who is not a “Disney Person?”  Today I am sharing some ideas for the Disney Dad or non-Disney spouse, be excited about a Walt Disney World vacation. For the outdoorsman – remind him that Disney...
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