Top 5 Reasons Why I Shop on Etsy

Arts & Crafts delivered right to your door!

Have you discovered Etsy? It’s been around since 2005 and has over 45 million items for sale. I enjoy shopping on Etsy because it’s like visiting the world’s largest arts and crafts boutique from wherever you have an internet connection. Here are the top 5 reasons why I like to shop on Etsy: Unique and […]

Disneyland Expert Tips for Parents

  Today’s post features a collection of tips for parents (and grandparents) who plan on taking their children (or grandchildren) to Disneyland. I was recently asked by a fellow Disney Blogger to be a guest contributor on her piece called “Top Tips For Parents From Disneyland Experts”. Jessica’s post features a wide range of helpful […]

Ahoy! It’s time for Talk Like a Pirate Day! Argh ya ready?

September 19th

“Yo Ho, Yo Ho, It’s a Pirate’s Life for Me.” — Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean Attraction Ahoy, me Hearties! A fun holiday is coming up – Argh ya ready, mateys? September 19th is International Talk Like a Pirate Day and here are some easy ways you can get into the swashbuckling spirit and make […]

D23 Expo – The Mecca for House of Mouse Fans

This post contains affiliate links. In just a few days tens of thousands of Disney fans will join together in Anaheim when D23 (The Official Disney Fan Club) presents the 2015 D23 Expo. There will be Disney legends and celebrities, sneak peeks of upcoming Disney entertainment, exclusive products for all-types of Disney collectors, and countless […]

The Disney Gallery & Disneyana Shop | Main Street, U.S.A.

After a memorable day at “The Happiest Place on Earth” the last stop as people leave Main Street, U.S.A. is often at the Emporium to purchase some souvenirs to bring the magic home with them. These gifts typically take the form of t-shirts, hats, picture frames, stuffed animals, and the like. However right across the […]

Retro Downtown L.A. with a Disney Touch – Presented by Charles Phoenix

Southern California is world-famous for its weather, entertainment, and architectural icons. I’m a native Californian – I lived in Ventura County (north of Los Angeles) for over three decades before moving to San Diego – and I enjoy being a tourist in my own backyard. Growing up so close to L.A., I have visited some […]

Top 10 Mickey Mouse Shaped Foods at the Disneyland Resort

Mickey Mouse has been bringing smiles to folks since 1928. So what better way to make meal times more fun than Mickey Mouse shaped foods! A visit to Disneyland (DL) or Disney California Adventure (DCA) is not complete without enjoying at least one of the many Mickey Mouse shaped foods that are offered. There are several […]

Ride Height Milestones — How To Capture These Memories

Visiting Disneyland is a dream come true for many people. Seeing the theme park that Walt Disney created, enjoying the entertainment, riding the attractions, and tasting delicious Disney treats are all part of the magic. Many of the attractions are available for guests of all ages, however some of the rides (a.k.a. attractions) at both […]