Posts Tagged ‘ Disney ’

Being a Part of the Magic as a runDisney VoluntEAR

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February 9, 2015
Being a Part of the Magic as a runDisney VoluntEAR

One of the things that sets a runDisney race apart from other races are the volunteers. It was the thing that impressed my sister and I the most when we first started in our runDisney “careers” and we vowed that someday we would take to the sidelines and volunteer ourselves. A few weeks ago,...
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And She Looks Just Like Me

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February 6, 2015
Meeting Princess Tiana

I have been a Disney fan my entire life.  Long before visiting the parks, each movie and show I watched on television or at the movie theaters told stories that influenced every part of my life.  From Mufasa bellowing, “Remember who you are,” to Hercules striving to “Go the Distance,” these movies taught me...
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Is My Condo in Orlando Becoming a Disney Resort Destination?

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February 5, 2015
Is My Condo in Orlando Becoming a Disney Resort Destination?

Orlando is the 77th largest city in the United States and is nicknamed, “The City Beautiful” for many reasons, but it will always be the “Theme Park Capital of the World” to me. Downtown Orlando is in it’s prime! There’s the new Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center, the Amway Center, the Citrus Bowl and...
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Make A New Food Discovery At Sanaa

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February 4, 2015
Make A New Food Discovery At Sanaa

Tucked away like a hidden jewel, Sanaa Restaurant, located on the ground floor of Animal Kingdom Lodge’s Kidani Village provides a change in dining culture, especially when one considers Walt Disney World food. For me, decided to dine at Sanaa brought me out of my comfort zone because, I admit, I’m not a very...
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My Interview With Artist Joel Christopher Payne, Part I

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February 2, 2015
My Interview With Artist Joel Christopher Payne, Part I

Hello everyone, I had the wonderful opportunity to interview artist Joel Christopher Payne. I hope you enjoy this glimpse at how he became an artist and his love for Disney. How old were you when you decided to become an artist? 5 years old, on the Pirates of Caribbean ride with his mom. Disney...
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Winter in Summer Land

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January 31, 2015
disneys-wilderness-lodge

Another blizzard this week? That’s the third one this month!   I wish I could just get away from this weather!  Visiting Walt Disney World is always great, but nothing cures the Winter Blues like a trip during the winter months! Mixing winter and summer is a perfect getaway. I live in the Northeast and...
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Living At Disney – Part 2

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January 29, 2015
Living At Disney – Part 2

Welcome to Part 2 of Living at Disney. We  have now been here on property for a week or so staying at Disney’s Saratoga Springs resort. As I mentioned in Part 1, we are staying in a one bedroom this year as opposed to the studio we had last year. So, for this post...
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“Imagine” my surprise….

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January 27, 2015
“Imagine” my surprise….

Hello my friends!!!  I hope everyone is enjoying their winter! Here in Chicago, we actually have had a mild winter….unlike our polar vortex from last year! LOL I wanted to share a fun find we discovered on our recent vacation last August! As many of you know from my previous articles, I love discovering...
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Disney Family Game Night

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January 20, 2015
Disney Family Game Night

With daily high temperatures hovering around freezing and wind chills making evenings feel significantly colder in the Northeast, my family has been spending a lot of time indoors lately. It’s a welcome opportunity for some impromptu family game nights, most which are Disney-branded. Mickey’s Clubhouse Surprise Slides Board Game This board game is a...
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Disney Dating

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January 16, 2015
Disney Dating

  When you’re a part of a family, like I am, it’s important to take a little time away from the kids. A date night with your significant other can help recharge your romantic batteries or rekindle a flame you thought was long extinguished. Well when you’re part of a Disney family, a Disney...
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