Jo Scholl


Maleficent the Magnificent

August 19, 2014
Maleficent the Magnificent

Never have I enjoyed a movie so much when I wasn’t sure I even wanted to see it in the first place!   Maleficent – if you don’t read any further, read this…..RUN don’t walk to see this amazing movie! Maleficent was released on May 30, 2014. I was unable to attend opening weekend and...
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An Amazing Disney Year

July 16, 2014
An Amazing Disney Year

As I was driving into work this morning I fantasized about being on vacation instead.  I’m sure many of you probably do the same thing every day.  Anyway, as I was in the middle of my fantasy I stopped to reflect how really lucky I am because my fantasy becomes reality in 84 days,...
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Wish Granted!

June 15, 2014
Wish Granted!

  In May, I was lucky enough to have two and a half days scheduled to visit Walt Disney World. How do you decide what to do when you only have a limited time to visit? For me, there was not a big decision, as I knew one of the days would be devoted...
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Fantasy Ups & Downs

May 15, 2014
Fantasy Ups & Downs

I love texture and design so one of the things I enjoy doing is taking pictures of the incredible choices Disney makes when decorating their properties; or in this case the Disney Fantasy. Lou Mongello, host of WDW Radio always says to “look up, look down and all around you”.  You’ll never know what...
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Dinner at Palo

April 20, 2014
Dinner at Palo

Today I invite you to join me for one of our favorite traditions.  Dinner at Palo!  Please share our dinner at Palo on the Disney Fantasy!  Of course we must start with cocktails!!  However don’t miss the dessert at the end.  I hope you enjoy this visual culinary feast!!     Jo Scholl, WDW Fan...
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Grateful for the Joy

March 20, 2014
Grateful for the Joy

If you’re on this particular website and reading this post, you’re probably at least a little bit obsessed with Disney. Or, you may be the newbie who is trying to do research for their first trip to Walt Disney World or Disneyland. Don’t worry or feel left out, once you cross onto Disney property...
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How to Beat the Heat in WDW

February 5, 2014
How to Beat the Heat in WDW

As I sit bundled up in a blanket due to Chicago’s -14o weather tonight (with a wind chill factor of 35o below zero………  BRRRRR!), I’m dreaming of warm, sunny Florida weather.  Although right now mid-90’s and sunny sounds absolutely heavenly, in reality sometimes that level of heat (and humidity) can be almost as hard...
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Disney Holiday Activities

January 6, 2014
Disney Holiday Activities

The days leading up to Christmas were filled with all kinds of Disney activity; wrapping Disney themed gifts, purchasing new Disney ornaments and décor (Walgreen’s had some great stuff this year!), spending a day at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago exploring the Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, and lastly seeing...
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Why I’d Like to be in the Magic Kingdom Right Now

December 5, 2013
Why I’d Like to be in the Magic Kingdom Right Now

  I’m missing the Magic Kingdom because, not only is it CRAZY cold here, but………. It’s the holiday season and I know everything is decorated beautifully.  I’d go ahead and take the monorail to see the decorations at the resorts too.   So close to the Magic Kingdom and I just can’t pass up the...
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WDW Fan Zone Blogtalk Radio – DVC Edition

November 10, 2013
WDW Fan Zone Blogtalk Radio – DVC Edition

I’m crazy about DVC – Disney Vacation Club, and always have been. I often tell people that buying DVC was the best financial decision I ever made! I truly believe that and my belief has never wavered. So it is with a great deal of excitement that I’m announcing an additional Blog Talk radio...
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