I love the hard ticket parties at Disney World, and Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is no exception. The party has a special parade, fireworks, shows, characters, and free hot chocolate and cookies. Unlike Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party, though, during the two weeks around Christmas (it starts Dec […]

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party
I’ve always loved Halloween, but hadn’t really been able to celebrate since I was a kid. Until I started going to Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World. Disney giving me the excuse to celebrate my favorite holiday? I’m in!! I’ve attended over 10 MNSSHPs, and I […]

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at WDW

Disneyland has many spectacular ways to celebrate their 60th anniversary. A new parade, new fireworks, new World of Color show, fancy new costumes for Mickey & Friends, and a dazzling overlay of Sleeping Beauty Castle are the biggest and most well known additions. But a really fun addition for the […]

Diamond Celebration Photo Spots

I saw this post on the Disney Parks Blog on Tuesday just as I was unpacking from our 9 day trip to Disneyland for the 60th Anniversary Celebration.  I knew I wanted to get right in there and put some of the photos we took into this new video creator. […]

Diamond Celebration Video… you are the STAR!

Waterproof Phone Case
Have I mentioned how much I LOVE my Cricut Explore?! I use it all the time! One thing that I’ve gotten into is using it to cut vinyl. If it stands still for too long, chances are I’m going to slap some vinyl on it. I’ve also seen some adorable […]

Adding Some Disney Magic to Your Everyday Items

Star Wars scrapbooking inspiraiton runDisney
How about a round up of some GREAT Disney pages? I always feel inspired when I look through our Flickr Group! Images are linked for credits.   Heather’s been working on her runDisney pages:                     Are you feeling inspired to document […]

Capturing Disney Magic Inspiration

Image adapted from The Teen Parent Zone by Forever Joy Designs at  It comes with a digital kit, journaling cards, and printable journaling/pocket cards. It would be perfect for documenting Twilight Zone Tower of Terror photos and videos!
It’s time for a true confession here. My last TWO vacations (one at Disney World and one non-Disney), I hardly used my SLR! Once, I even left it home! I KNOW! It’s shocking! When Aaron posted this a while back, I thought it was bold and brave, and I was […]

True Confessions: The Phone Zone

One of my most favorite rides has to be the Matterhorn. I’m so sad that it no longer has the tandem seating, there was something comforting about sitting in your parents lap for your first big roller coaster ride. Oh well, I’m looking forward to when my little guy is […]

Matterhorn Paper Piecing