A Review of Disney’s New Magic Bands

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Disney has started a new program called My Magic+ that combines all the awesomeness of the Key to the Kingdom card and much more.

Five Fab Dishes from Epcot Food & Wine Fest

I was not at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival for its opening weekend. Believe me, I wish I could have been at the Food and Wine Festival last weekend, but my schedule just would not allow it. *tear* My bestie Amanda Tinney WAS there, and, frankly, I hate her now. Not really. But, […]

Disney’s ‘Planes’ extended clip released; coming to Blu-ray Nov. 19

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Disney has announced that “Planes” is coming to Blu-ray on Nov. 19. The animated movie will also be available that day on DVD, Digital HD and On-Demand. Disney has released this 8-minute clip from the movie to promote the DVD release: “Planes” on Blu-ray and DVD will feature tons of bonus features, including musical number […]

Ultimate List of the Best Walt Disney World Photo Tips

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In my opinion, some great vacation pictures are way more valuable than any souvenir you can buy at Walt Disney World. And Disney Parks are certainly vacation spots with a great photo backdrop almost everywhere you look. But there are also (always) ways to make your vacation photos better. Check out the links below for […]

Disney Changing Guest Assistance Policy for Guests With Disabilities

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Once upon a time, Disney decided to offer a way for kids and adults who have disabilities (seen and unseen) that make it hard for them to wait in traditional lines to get a card that allows them to enter rides differently and still enjoy the theme parks. Because of privacy concerns, Disney couldn’t, and […]

Shooting Starts for Disney’s Live-Action Cinderella Movie

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Shooting has begun at Disney’s new “Cinderella” movie, a live action feature inspired by the classic fairy tale. Walt Disney Pictures is producing the film at Pinewood Studios in London on on locations around England. It’s being directed by Kenneth Branagh and stars Lily James, who is best known for playing Lady Rose MacClare on […]

Disney Printables: List of 800 Free Coloring Pages, Recipes and More

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Printable coloring pages, recipes and the like are one of the BEST things about the Internet. This Mega List of 800+ free Disney Printables should keep your Disney-loving family entertained for hours. Monsterous Recipes – BBQ Recipes Disney Planes Coloring Pages Imagination Movers Coloring Pages Disney Junior 40 Coloring Pages

Ask Theme Park Mom: Visiting Walt Disney World with a Toddler

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Gillian asks on the Theme Park Mom Facebook Page: Thinking of bringing our three sons next June … 12, 11 and 22 months next June! Would it be a disaster with baby? No trip to Walt Disney World should be a disaster, Gillian, and it certainly doesn’t have to be with a toddler, but you […]

Sneak peek at Disney’s Princess Fairytale Hall

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  Those beloved Disney Princesses will have a new place to greet guests at the Magic Kingdom in just two days. Princess Fairytale Hall opens on Sept. 18. I was lucky enough to get a sneak peek inside the new Fantasyland venue over the weekend, and I am sharing my pictures and impressions here today! […]

Tom Hanks as Walt Disney revealed in movie still

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  Filming wrapped on “Saving Mr. Banks” last month, and now we are seeing the first still from the movie’s production, featuring Tom Hanks playing Walt Disney. The movie also stars Emma Thompson as author P.L. Travers, whose novel was adapted into the Disney movie “Mary Poppins.” “Saving Mr. Banks” tells the story of the […]