Posts Tagged ‘ Disney ’

Cinderella

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December 30, 2014
CinderellaCoach

On December 23rd, I was invited to attend a performance of Rodgers and Hammersteins’s “Cinderella” at the Cadillac Palace Theater in Chicago!       Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II joined together in the 1940’s to create the most successful paternership in American musical theater. Oklahoma (1943) was the first musical, the first...
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Jingle Cruising All the Way!

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December 14, 2014
Jungle Bells!

I’ve always thought that one of the most fun jobs at Magic Kingdom must be the Jungle Cruise skipper.  It would be like working as a standup comedian except people always laugh – even at bad jokes!  When we visited Disney World last month, we were excited to see all of the Christmas decorations...
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London Disney Store Get’s Frozen!

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November 25, 2014
Entrance to the Trading Post

                Last month, I wrote about how I kept Disney close to me in between my trips… well the trip counter is still turning and I’m around 35 days away from my next trip. So this past weekend, I decided to visit the Disney Store but not...
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Giving Thanks to WDW

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November 23, 2014
Magic Kingdom Christmas Tree

 Each year, when Halloween has passed and the Holiday season is upon us, I start feeling thankful for many things. On that list, not surprisingly, is gratitude to be able to visit Walt Disney World and for the joy it brings to me and to my family. I thought it would be fun to...
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5 Years of Wining, Dining and, oh yeah, Running…

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November 21, 2014
5 Years of Wining, Dining and, oh yeah, Running…

Last weekend, I ran in the 5th annual Wine & Dine Half Marathon.  I’ve actually run this race every year since it started in 2010, but more on my “perfect spatula” – or lack thereof – later!   The race started at 10:00 PM on Saturday, 11/8.  For those that don’t know, Thursday and...
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November in Chicago has Toys and Music — Disney Style!

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November 19, 2014
November in Chicago has Toys and Music — Disney Style!

Hello my friends! I hope you all are having a magical week so far!  I know most areas of the country have been “Frozen” over with deep chills and even some snow! Here in Chicago it has been bitterly cold this past weekend! I have found a few upcoming events in Chicago that will help to keep...
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Win Marvel Table Top Games

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November 16, 2014
Win Marvel Table Top Games

Last month I reviewed a Disney theme children’s’ game and gave one away to a lucky reader. Well, I thought I’d do it again only this time, I’d focus on Marvel. I managed to acquire a couple of games to give away. Who doesn’t like free stuff? I said before that while I’m a...
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Yak and Yeti…and a sad goodbye

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November 13, 2014
Yak and Yeti…and a sad goodbye

Sadly, this is my last article for WDWFanZone.  Unfortunately, life has become very busy and I just do not have the time to put into writing the quality of articles that I’d like to be known for and that WDWFanZone deserves.  It’s been a great year+.  Thank you to Stuart, Lottie, Michelle, and all...
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Zone Into The Facts – Mickey Mouse

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November 13, 2014
Zone Into The Facts – Mickey Mouse

  When the character of a Mickey Mouse was born Walt Disney originally wanted to call him Mortimer. However, Walt’s wife Lillian was not enamored with the name Mortimer and she convinced Walt that Mickey was a more suitable name for this new character.   On November 18, 1928 in New York City the...
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Memory Maker-A Definite Must for Your Most Magical Vacation!

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November 8, 2014
Memory Maker-A Definite Must for Your Most Magical Vacation!

Memory Maker has come a long way since Disney first introduced Disney’s Photopass.  Guests who purchase Memory Maker 3 days or more in advance can get it for a price of $149.00. While initially the price might seem steep-take a look at what is included. Photos Taken by Photopass Photographers throughout the Parks! From the...
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