Disney’s Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights Canopy Show

Yet another family tradition each year and yet another moment to cry tears of joy in a Disney park. My dad loved these lights as well as Disney’s Hollywood Studios, so I’m always flooded with memories when we first turn the orner and see the amazing sparkling colors. I will …

It Gets Better. Thank you Disney.

As sad as it is that there is a need for this campaign, it is so very powerful because, it does – get better. As a child, teen, or even young adult, it’s so hard to see beyond the right now, to a place where the people and things that …

War Horse REVIEW-Spielberg Fans Will Not Be Disappointed

When I saw scenes from War Horse, the Broadway production, on the Tony Awards early this year, I was mesmerized and thought I would love to see this story in person. When I later heard that it was going to be a live-action movie from Steven Spielberg, I knew I’d …

Holiday Happenings at Universal Orlando Resort

Okay, first I have to admit that before last weekend, I had never been inside either Universal Orlando park. Shocking, I know. We’d been to City Walk a few times, for Hard Rock Cafe and Margaritaville but that was it. Of course when the Wizarding World of Harry Potter opened, …

Tim Gunn Joins Disney Junior in Sofia the First Movie and Series

We first learned of Disney Junior’s upcoming series Sofia the First back in March at Disney’s Social Media Moms conference. I was particularly excited since my daughter’s name is Sophia. More news is now out about Sofia the First – a movie will premier in 2012, with the series starting …

VIDEO: LEGOLAND Florida’s First Christmas Tree Lighting

I’ve now visited LEGOLAND Florida twice with my family, and it is quickly becoming one of our favorite places in the Orlando area. Many people try to compare it to Walt Disney World or other local theme parks, but LEGOLAND really is a completely different kind of place. Kids rule …

VIDEO: SeaWorld Orlando’s Spectacular Sea of Trees

SeaWorld Orlando recently invited my family out to experience their holiday happenings. I was completely blown away and impressed by what SeaWorld had to offer. I thought maybe the Shamu show would have a Christmas theme to it, but SeaWorld was completely transformed into a winter wonderland of lights, music, …

ALL NEW Disney Prep & Landing on ABC Plus More Webisodes! Now!

This is an emergency message from the All-elf Broadcasting Company (ABC!) Set your sets and dvr’s for 8:30 tonight (7:30 Central) to catch a brand new Disney Prep & Landing show – Naughty vs. Nice… The yuletide adventures of Christmas elves Lanny and Wayne continue this season. With the Big …

Making Christmas on the Disney Cruise Line’s Dream

The Disney Cruise Line‘s Dream is celebrating its first Christmas on the high seas and the elves (or pixies?) have been quite busy decorating the beautiful ship! Check out this video below, showing the decorating process, including the 20 foot tree in the atrium lobby:   I’ve definitely now added …

Contemporary Sweets & Treats at Walt Disney World

Yesterday we took a quick photo tour of Walt Disney World’s monorail resorts and their holiday decor. Today we’ll focus on what Disney’s Contemporary Resort is cooking up for guests who visit the Mary Blair-themed gingerbread tree in the Grand Canyon Concourse. As you know, Mary Blair is the gifted …