Disney’s Maleficent Offers a Twist on Sleeping Beauty

Like many others, I was completely on board and excited for Disney’s live-action Maleficent, a new look at the “real story” of the dark fairy who we first meet in the classic Sleeping Beauty tale. I had previously fallenĀ in love with the Wicked book series by Gregory Maguire, and thought …

Festival of Fantasy Parade in Words and Pictures

As was all the buzz this week, a brand new daytime parade debuted over at the Magic Kingdom. Kicking off on Sunday, March 9, the Festival of Fantasy Parade has been well-received with praise and adoration. I lined up Sunday to see for myself and share some photos and video …

New HARVEYS for Disney Couture Good vs. Evil, Princess and Villains Seatbeltbag Collection

Zannaland would like to welcome a new writer and roving reporter – Corinne Andersson, who will be bringing us merchandise updates and other Walt Disney World news as she roams the parks. You can find great videos from Corinne and her husband Daniel at their DisneyLifestylers YouTube channel. Welcome, Corinne! …

Steamboat…MARIO??

Thanks go to my gamer husband for showing me this little image, which has appeared on gaming sites like mad recently. With Disney’s partnership with Nintendo (see Epic Mickey!) it seems only natural that Mario and Mickey would be pals, right? Oh boy! Itsa me, Mario! Check out one artist’s …