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 …

Disney Monorail Resort Holiday Highlights

It’s a family tradition to do a Walt Disney World Monorail Resort tour during the holidays, and my mom and I did just that this week. Of course we’ll venture back with the rest of the family, and go at night so we can see all the lights, but this …

VIDEO: Ho Ho Highlights From Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

It’s no secret that I love Christmastime. It’s the perfect time of year for me – everything is sparkly and festive (it’s so much easier to get away with sparkles everywhere now!), you can walk around singing songs and no one thinks you’re crazy…and you can be EXTRA cheerful (hopefully …

Prefer Dessert Over Disney’s Turkey Legs? No Problem!

I couldn’t believe my eyes when I saw these in the Main Street Confectionery today and just had to share them here: Turkey Leg-shaped Rice Crispie Treats! I have never had the real turkey legs that are so popular at all the Disney Parks…and have no plans to try them …

First SNOW and Tree-lighting in Celebration Florida This Saturday!

UPDATE: This post is from 2011, but I have updated it with the 2012 dates and event info below where noted. Enjoy the snow!     This will be our first Christmas as Celebration residents and I couldn’t be more excited. Last year, as we visited friends, the holidays were …

Santa Mickey Dole Whip Mugs at Disney Parks

Just saw these Santa Mickey mugs for Dole Whip and had to share! The line was too long to ask last night but I’ll update as a find more info. If they are like the Halloween Dole Whip mugs, they will be available daily, not just for Mickey’s Very Merry …

VIDEOS: Amazing Halloween Light Shows With Music!

As you might be aware, I love Christmas and a major reason for this is all the wonderful twinkling lights on display everywhere, especially at Walt Disney World. The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights in particular are a highlight of the season for me. I’m sure you’ve heard of …

Disney Parks Blog Trick-or-Meet Up a Spooky Success!

You’re probably used to coming here and reading about how great Disney is in some way or another. Well, after a special event last night, be prepared for me to gush about Disney. I’m speaking of the Disney Parks Blog “Trick-or-Meet Up” which took place last night in the Magic …