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Top 5 Reasons to See Disney’s Aladdin

Aladdin Movie Poster

Disney’s Aladdin comes to life in an all new, vibrant live-action adaption and we’re sharing the top 5 reasons you should make plans to take the whole family to see the movie! Now, if you’re anything like me (especially if you’re an ‘Xennial’), there’s a real possibility that Aladdin is one of your very favorite Disney movies. I LOVE […]

Chatting The Little Mermaid with Disney Animator Mark Henn

Disney Animator Mark Henn

As part of the #RalphBreakstheInternetEvent in California, we had the pleasure of having special small sessions with Disney Supervising Animator Mark Henn. Not only did we talk about Ralph Breaks the Internet and the epic princess scene (and the that Mark had a hand in), but we also chatted about Ariel and The Little Mermaid. She obviously had […]

Disney’s Ralph Breaks the Internet – Parent Movie Review

Ralph Breaks Internet

Ralph Breaks the Internet, the fun sequel to 2012’s Wreck-it Ralph, is now in theaters and I’ve already seen it twice! After attending the red carpet premiere of the film and taking the family to see it, I’m thrilled to share my no-spoilers review from a parent perspective.  About Ralph Breaks the Internet Video-game bad guy Ralph (voice […]

Disney “A Dream is a Wish” Printable

Disney Quote Printable

Add a touch a Disney magic to your home with this free Disney quote printable! Then read on for some additional cute Disney crafts and an AWESOME Southern California theme parks trip giveaway! “A dream is a wish your heart makes…” Are you humming along? I love this song, so much so in fact that I sang this to […]

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Disney’s The Nightmare Before Christmas Recipes & Crafts

Nightmare Before Christmas Recipes & Crafts

“This is Halloween. This is Halloween. Halloween! Halloween! Halloween! Halloween!” Get ready for some Halloween fun with these awesome “The Nightmare Before Christmas” recipes and crafts! Can you believe it’s been a quarter of a century since Tim Burton first brought us the Pumpkin King Jack Skellingon in the stop-motion animated musical-fantasy “The Nightmare Before Christmas” ?! Just like […]

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The BEST Disneyland Pixar Pier Food

Disneyland Pixar Pier Best Food

From Jack-Jack Cookie Num Nums to Lobster Nachos at Lamplight Lounge, check out THE BEST Disneyland Pixar Pier food finds! New Pixar Pier Open! Pixar Pier just opened at Disneyland Resort’s California Adventure (June 23, 2018) and it’s full of awesome fun! We had the pleasure of getting to attend the media preview just a couple […]

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Disneyland Pixar Fest Must-Do Activities

What to do at Disneyland Pixar Fest

The first-ever Pixar Fest (the biggest Pixar celebration ever to come to Disney Parks) just kicked off at the Disneyland Resort (running now through September 3, 2018) and I was invited to check out all the fun on opening day thanks to our partnership with Disneyland. With a new nighttime fireworks spectacular, the return of two […]

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Disney-Pixar Cars 3 Printable Activities & Coloring Pages

Cars 3 Free Printables

Calling race fans of all ages, Disney-Pixar’s Cars 3 Blu-ray/DVD (affiliate link) is available for purchase NOW!! Ka-chow! “Cars 3” is Disney•Pixar’s first in-home title released in stunning 4K Ultra HD format and we were thrilled to get a review copy to have on Blu-ray at home! With your movie watching, you can feel like you’re at the center of […]

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Disney Junior Vampirina Bat Wing Cupcakes (Interview with Producer Chris Nee)

Vampirina Easy Bat Wing Cupcakes

It’s no secret that our family LOVES Disney Junior! Not only did I recently do some work for Disney Junior by making fun treats to go with some of our favorite shows like Elena of Avalor Churro Popcorn, Mickey & the Roadster Racers Stoplight Brownies, and Lion Guard Grub Snacks, but I visited Disney Junior while I was in LA for the #ThorRagnarokEvent Press […]

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Disney Cars Land Halloween Recipes & Crafts

Disney Cars Land Halloween Recipes & Crafts

If you love all things Disney, Halloween, Cars Land, and/or CARS, you’ll love these fun Disney-inspired Cars Land Haul-O-Ween DIY treats and crafts! Halloween time at Disneyland is full of frightful fun…and it got even better this year (2017) with the addition of Halloween Time to Disney California Adventure Park! You can read about all the must-see things to […]

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Disney Cars Land Spoke-y Cone Halloween Krispie Treats

Disneyland Cars Land Spoke-y Cone Treats

Celebrate Halloween with these fun Disney-inspired Cars Land “Spoke-y Cone” Homemade Krispie Treats!  Before attending the Thor: Ragnarok Red Carpet Premiere as part of my recent #ThorRagnarokEvent press trip (invited and hosted by Disney), we spent a spooktacular evening at Disneyland celebrating the upcoming  release of Cars 3 on Blu-ray/DVD (available on Digital 10/24 and Blu-ray 11/7). This is actually the first year that […]

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15+ Disney Inspired Halloween Recipes

Disney Inspired Halloween Treat Recipes

If you love Disney at Halloween, you’ll love these fun Disney-inspired Halloween Treats!  Halloween at Disneyland Halloween time at Disneyland is one of my very favorites – the decor, the costumes, the fun…and the FOOD! All those treats pictured above are yummy, not-so-scary options that you can find in the park(s) for Halloween! The spooky eats are […]

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Disney’s The Lion Guard Grub Snacks

A big thank you to Disney Junior for sponsoring our fun Lion Guard inspired treat idea! Whip up some this tasty “grubs in mud” treat and tune into The Lion Guard on Disney Junior this summer for some FRiYAY fun! After sharing our Elena of Avalor fun flying jaquin churro popcorn and Mickey and the Roadster Racers stoplight brownie treats, it’s no […]

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Disney Inspired Churro Popcorn

As big Disney fans, we are so excited to share this Disney-inspired Churro Popcorn recipe with you as part of a sponsored partnership with Disney Junior. Whip up some of this tasty treat and tune into Disney Junior this summer for some FRiYAY fun!What are your kids’ favorite shows? In this house of little boys and Disney […]

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Must-Do Marvel Experiences at Disneyland

Superhero fans have a lot to be excited about right now! Not only is there a great line-up of movies within the whole Marvel Universe coming out in the next couple years, but there is more superhero fun being added to Disneyland as well. Kicking off all the Marvel fun (in 2017) is “Summer of Heroes”, […]

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Take a Tour of Walt Disney’s Office

As part of our #PiratesLifeEvent press trip, there was some serious Disney nostalgia going on! Not only did we get to chat with the original voices of Bambi and Thumper (in celebration of the 75th anniversary of Bambi), but we got to tour Walt Disney’s office! The Walt Disney Archives painstakingly restored Walt’s offices to […]

Disney’s Bambi Family Activity Ideas

The beloved Disney classic, Bambi, is celebrating its 75th Anniversary with a special edition Blu-ray/DVD release (out now – June 6th, 2017!)! As part of a recent Disney press trip, I had the pleasure of talking with some of the ORIGINAL voice cast members (can you believe that?!!)! It was incredible! So, we’re thrilled to share a little […]

Exclusive Interview with Disney Pirates Directors Joachim Ronning & Espen Sandberg

For the final interview in our #PiratesLifeEvent series, we have Directors Joachim Ronning & Espen Sandberg. We already shared interviews with Javier Bardem, Geoffrey Rush, Brenton Thwaites, and Kaya Scodelario (click the names to read any of those previous interviews). It was great to interview the directors though too, getting an even deeper insight to some […]

Disneyland Main Street Electrical Parade Fun Facts & Viewing Tips

“Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, Disneyland proudly presents our spectacular festival pageant of nighttime magic and imagination in thousands of sparkling lights and electro-syntho-magnetic musical sounds, The Main Street Electrical Parade!” If you spent at time at Disneyland during the 70s-90s, you probably know this opening intro and the music that follows quite well. It’s one […]

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Best Times to Go To Disneyland

Best Times to Visit Disneyland

One of the best destinations for a family trip is the Disneyland Resort. Disneyland is always a delight for both kids and kids at heart. While deciding to go on a Disneyland vacation is easy, it can sometimes be hard to decide when the best time is to go. When you choose to go might […]

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Disney Pinocchio DIY Creative Ideas

Pinocchio Themed Ideas

“When you wish upon a star”…one of the most iconic Disney movies, Pinocchio, is now out on Blu-Ray/DVD! You can join Jiminy Cricket and sing along right at home to the what is probably the most famous Disney song of them all! We received our copy for review and love having these classic movies at home […]

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Disney’s MOANA Interview with Nicole Scherzinger

I’m back with another fun MOANA interview. Have you seen it yet? I hope so! It’s SO good (you can read our MOANA review here). As part of the #MoanaEvent Disney press trip, we had the immense pleasure of interviewing the main talent and filmmakersm including Nicole Scherzinger (of Pussycat Dolls fame). Nicole is the […]

20+ BEST DIY Disney Ornaments

Best DIY Disney Ornaments

Do you love Disney as much as we do? Why not make a little Disney magic at home during the holidays?! We’ve got you covered here with some of the BEST DIY Disney-inspired Christmas Ornaments we could find!! We love a family Christmas tree filled with memories, homemade ornaments, and fun things that we love (we […]

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Disney’s The BFG Coloring Pages & Activities

Disney's BFG Coloring Pages & Activities

As a BIG fan of Roald Dahl stories, I’m thrilled to share that Disney’s The BFG (directed by Steven Speilberg) is now out on Digital HD, Blu-ray™ and Disney Movies Anywhere (Nov. 29th)! So, if you haven’t done so already, you can buy your copy of The BFG today!!! The BFG was one of my very favorite books as a kid […]

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Disney’s MOANA Gift Ideas

Disney Moana Gift Ideas

Disney’s MOANA has officially sailed into theaters and it’s SO good! Have you seen it yet? If not, you can check out our review with our top 7 reasons why you should take the family to MOANA! We loved it (I’ve now seen it 4 times and the boys have seen it twice)! Thanks to the #MoanaEvent World […]

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Disney’s MOANA Interview with Musical Genius Lin-Manuel Miranda

If Lin-Manuel Miranda isn’t a “household name” for you yet…it should be soon. He’s the musical genius behind the INSANELY popular Broadway sensation, “Hamilton”, and now an integral part of the music duo for Disney’s MOANA. AND…he’ll be doing the music for Disney’s upcoming sequel to Mary Poppins!! As a former musician and theater nerd, his work makes my heart […]

Top 7 Reasons to See Disney’s MOANA

Reasons to See MOANA

While in LA for the #MoanaEvent press trip and the MOANA World Premiere, I had the pleasure of seeing the movie twice!  I liked it even better the second time and I’m already eager to see it again! In addition to seeing MOANA, we interviewed the main cast members, filmmakers, and music writers for the film. In talking […]

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Disney’s Moana World Premiere Experience

Moana Premiere

I’m so excited to share all the fun from the World Premiere of Disney’s MOANA in Hollywood! At the invite of Disney, I had the pleasure of walking the blue carpet, attending the Polynesian-inspired pre-party, and seeing the World Premiere of the movie in the El Capitan theater surrounded by cast, crew, Disney execs & […]

10+ Best No-Carve Disney Pumpkins

Best Disney No Carve Pumpkins

‘Tis the season for pumpkins and fun characters! So, why not combine the two into some cute character pumpkins? One of our favorite places to see fun character pumpkins is Disneyland at Halloween (it’s SO fun – highly recommend if you’ve never been)! And, we’ve even done quite a few Disney family Halloween costume themes over […]

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20+ BEST DIY Disney Family Costumes

20+ Best Disney DIY Family Costumes

Looking for a great family costume theme? We’ve got you covered here with some of the BEST DIY Disney-inspired family costume ideas on the internet!! We LOVE themed costumes and dressing up as a family for Halloween! Disney themes are (not surprisingly) some of our favorites (especially fun for going to Disneyland during Halloween time)! […]

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15+ Disney Bento Lunch Ideas

Add a little magic into the school day with these 15+ adorable Disney-themed bento lunch ideas! Making fun, themed foods is one of my very favorite ways to get creative! When I can, I love to make cute themed foods for parties, holidays, and yes, even sometimes my boys’ lunches. Themed lunches is by NO […]

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Disney’s Zootopia Printable Coloring Pages

Disney’s Zootopia, the record-breaking box office hit, is releasing on Blu-ray/DVD on June 7th! We LOVED the movie (you can read our Zootopia review here)! So, in celebration of the movie release we’re sharing some awesome printable Zootopia coloring pages! We LOVE having family movie nights when our favorite movies come out on DVD. The […]

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Easy Disney Kids Playdate Ideas

We’re big Disney fans around here. So, we were thrilled to partner with Walt Disney World & Mom Select (who sent us a fun box of goodies) to host a #DisneyKids Preschool Party. There are SO many easy ideas to have some Disney fun at home! For any Disney party, I definitely think there should […]

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Awesome Disney Hop to the Music Prize Pack Giveaway!!!

Where are my Disney fans at?! We’ve got a super fun giveaway for you today – filled with some great music and other goodies of some of the most recent & most popular Disney shows around! Disney’s Zootopia and of course, Star Wars: The Force Awakens are both box office record holders for Disney! They’re […]

10+ DIY Disney Autograph Books

Heading on a Disney trip soon? One tip is: don’t forget the autograph books! Over the years, my boys have LOVED filling their books with autographs from some of their favorite characters! The parks sell them of course, but they are SO easy to make yourself (as a way to personalize them how you’d like […]

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