Posts Tagged ‘ Disney ’

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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Trick or Treating at Magic Kingdom

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November 1, 2014
Trick or Treating at Magic Kingdom

If you haven’t been to the Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween party then you are missing a great time at the Magic Kingdom.  This is a ticketed event separate from park admission but that also means smaller crowds.  Your ticket will say 7PM – 12PM but here is a little secret – you can...
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Keeping Disney Close When It’s So Far Away!

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October 30, 2014
Keeping Disney Close When It’s So Far Away!

I’m in the UK so its not realistic to pop on a plane for the weekend. Sometimes theres a very long wait in between my trips. How do I manage? Read on and I will share some of my ideas with you. An important way is to surround myself with an array of Disney...
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Concierge Sailing

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October 19, 2014
Concierge Sailing

On our most recent voyage on the Disney Fantasy we had what I thought would be a once in a lifetime experience; sailing in concierge.  After staying in these accommodations I now believe that this experience is something we will strive to attain again.   Concierge was wonderful!  Yes, it was more expensive; much...
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