Columns

Disney news and opinions

runDisney Kids Races

By
October 18, 2014
Morgana Jade & Her Medals

According to runningusa.org, since 2000 the number of half-marathon finishers in the US has quadrupled.  In 2013 an estimated 1.96 million people finished a half marathon…. no wonder those runDisney courses seem so crowded.   With nine runDisney weekends a year and the need to have the fastest fingers during race registration it seems like everyone knows...
Read More »

Win Spot It! from Blue Orange Games

By
October 17, 2014
k02-4

While I am a Disney dad, I am also a gamer. When I was asked to write a game review for Blue Orange games, I was excited, besides, who doesn’t like free stuff? Blue Orange games graciously sent me a copy of the Spot it! game to test drive and review for WDW Fan Zone...
Read More »

runDisney Charity Groups

By
October 17, 2014
A visit from Mr. Incredible at the Crim Road Race

I’m a sucker for a charity race.  This time of year, my shoes get laced up at least once per week for a local event.  Leave it to the folks at Walt Disney World to help out charities while promoting healthy lifestyles.  The Charity Groups through runDisney are designed to “make your run count!” ...
Read More »

Anna and Elsa FastPass+ Tips for the Desperate Parent

By
October 16, 2014
Anna and Elsa FastPass+ Tips for the Desperate Parent

  Oh Anna and Elsa, can’t you help us parents out? By now, everyone is clearly aware of the difficulty, bordering on impossibility, of scoring Anna and Elsa Meet and Greet FastPass+ in the Magic Kingdom. With every young princess wanting to pose with the famous sisters, their FastPass+ are a serious HOT commodity...
Read More »

Zone Into The Facts – Disney’s Hollywood Studios

By
October 16, 2014
Zone Into The Facts – Disney’s Hollywood Studios

I don’t know about you but, I am always looking for interesting tidbits and facts to lear about the Disney parts. So, I thought I would list some interesting facts that I have come across about this theme park that opened its doors on May 1, 1989 under the name, Disney MGM Studios. In...
Read More »

Character Meet and Greets: Determining Who’s Worth the Wait

By
October 15, 2014
Character Meet and Greets: Determining Who’s Worth the Wait

Disney characters are an integral part of the theme park experience. You see them on merchandise, in attractions, waving to you from parade floats, and at the end of a line ready to sign your autograph book and say cheese. There are many opportunities to see and meet characters, but sometimes it’s difficult to...
Read More »

1900 Park Fare: A Meal With A Happy Ending

By
October 15, 2014
1900 Park Fare: A Meal With A Happy Ending

During the last trip I took with the entire family, we tried 1900 Park Fare at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa for our last meal of the vacation. I admit that until this trip, my family is not the most adventurous when it comes to our meals. Our then 15-year-old daughter is quite...
Read More »

Grim Grinning Ghosts Come Out to Socialize

By
October 14, 2014
Grim Grinning Ghosts Come Out to Socialize

Greetings fellow Disney fans! October is my favorite month of the, which may be due to the changing leaves, weather and most of all Halloween! I love this time of year at Walt Disney World and something about Disney’s Haunted Mansion is extra spooky around Halloween. I am really enjoying how the theme parks...
Read More »

The Living Seas and Nemo

By
October 14, 2014
The Living Seas and Nemo

Hi, Hello and Howdy friends, When we last met, we walked through the Land.  We rode Soarin, we rode Living with the Land, and we signed up for the Behind the Seeds Tour.  When we exited the building we turned left.  If you continue to walk forward, you will see the Mine, Mine, Mine...
Read More »

Momma And Daughter Return To WDW 9/5-9/8/14 – Part 1

By
October 13, 2014
Momma And Daughter Return To WDW 9/5-9/8/14 – Part 1

Hello everyone!  I hope you had a Magical summer and still have nice weather.  We had a cold spell here and now the days are getting warmer again.  I can say on the colder days I am staying warm with memories of my trip with my darling daughter Alicia to Walt Disney World.  We...
Read More »



Tools