Posts Tagged ‘ Mary Poppins ’

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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Top 5 Disney Moments

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April 8, 2014
Top 5 Disney Moments

Hello Everyone! This week on UK television I watched a program on Sky-1 called “Disney’s Greatest Moments”. This was a list of Top 30 Disney Moments as voted by UK viewers and included comments from a heap of celebrity’s including Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad, Tom Hanks, Jeremy Irons, Richard Sherman and a...
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Walking With Walt

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December 4, 2013
Walking With Walt

I want to express my deepest condolences to the Disney family for the loss of Diane Disney Miller who passed away on November 19, 2013. Tomorrow marks the 112th birthday of Walter Elias Disney. He was born in the Hermosa part of Chicago, Illinois to Elias and Flora Disney. Walt’s father Elias is from...
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Opening Ceremonies of the 2012 Olympics

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July 29, 2012
Opening Ceremonies of the 2012 Olympics

Friday July 27, 2012, I sat down to watch the Opening Ceremonies of the 2012 Summer Olympics with my Mom. We were curious as to see what kind of “show” there would be. I normally don’t watch the games during the summer Olympics, as I prefer the winter sports to watch. I enjoyed the...
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Thelma Howard – An Important Woman in Walt’s Life

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April 24, 2012

I recently found out about a very important woman in Walt Disney’s life, a woman most Disney fans have never heard of.  Thelma Howard came into the Disney family’s life in 1951 – as their live-in housekeeper/cook.  She would take care of the Disney family for the next 30 years. Thelma was a lot...
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Epcot’s Magical Red Phone Booths

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February 14, 2012
Epcot’s Magical Red Phone Booths

You know what I most love about Disney? Disney finds a way to make every single thing magical, and put so much thought in everything that they do. All 47 square miles of Walt Disney World property are very well thought out…even the placement of the garbage cans takes a full blown conversation by...
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Disney To Do Lists are a Must

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May 21, 2011
Disney To Do Lists are a Must

People are always asking me how I can still feel the need to go to Walt Disney World after having been there over 20 times. As my father always says, “ You’ve seen it once, you’ve seen it all.” I obviously totally disagree with my father.  I can tell you that with every trip I take, ...
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