Imagination

Maleficent the Magnificent

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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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We Will Miss You Genie

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August 16, 2014
We Will Miss You Genie

I had different plans for my article this month.  I was actually getting ready to sit down and write the other night when my phone starting dinging.  I picked it up to see an alert from CNN and texts from my husband and my best friend, all with the news that Robin Williams had...
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Bucket List 2014-Walt Disney World

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July 17, 2014
Bucket List 2014-Walt Disney World

Hello my friends! I can’t believe in less than a month we will be down in Florida at Walt Disney World again! I am super excited to be celebrating my 35th birthday while we are down there, and Princess Kayla will be celebrating her 8th birthday! We will be down for 7 nights and...
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The World of Mary Blair

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June 22, 2014
The World of Mary Blair

This year I was incredibly fortunate to visit the Walt Disney Family Museum, which is in San Francisco. It was showing an exhibition on entitled ‘Magic, Color, Flair: The World of Mary Blair”. As a fan of her work I had to visit and in this Fan Zone post I would like to share...
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Affinity for Girls

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June 18, 2014
Affinity for Girls

Father’s day just passed and I am truly thankful for all three of my little Disney Princesses. My two oldest daughters and I love to play Disney Infinity. We’ve had hours of fun playing either the Incredibles, Pirates of the Caribbean, Monsters Inc, and Lone Ranger. Imagine my excitement when I saw the previews...
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Wish Granted!

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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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An Incredibly Cool Wishlist

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May 16, 2014
An Incredibly Cool Wishlist

If you haven’t heard the rumor that Pixar/Disney is doing a sequel to The Incredibles, rejoice because it’s not a rumor! Bob Iger, Disney CEO & chairman confirmed at a meeting of Disney shareholders and D23 members that The Incredibles 2 was in the works, with Brad Bird  returning as the writer. In the...
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Fantasy Ups & Downs

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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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D23…Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives…Part 3

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April 22, 2014
D23…Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives…Part 3

Hello friends!! I hope you all are enjoying the first few days of spring! Here in Chicago it is great to have some warmer weather finally after months of bitter cold and too much snow!! I hope everyone enjoyed their spring breaks and holidays! We are almost done exploring the D23 Treausres of the...
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I’m Sorry, You Don’t Serve Chip Butties!

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April 21, 2014
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As a proud English girl, there is nothing more I like than fish and chips, eaten straight from the paper, smothered in salt and vinegar.  So when I knew the UK Pavilion at EPCOT sold my favourite food I made a visit to compare. First a little back-story… The United Kingdom pavilion, which is...
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