An Alternate Home for the Country Bear Jamboree: The Disney Resort That Never Was

Did you know the Country Bear Jamboree almost didn’t become part of the Disney theme parks? It’s true. Originally, the attraction was supposed to be part of a year-round resort located in the mountains of California.  Walt apparently loved skiing … Continue reading An Alternate Home for the Country Bear Jamboree: The Disney Resort That Never Was

Jerrod Maruyama Talks About Hipster Mickey, Hipster Minnie, and It’s A Small World!

Jerrod Maruyama is an extremely talented artist.  One look at his particular style and you can see why he is such a perfect match for doing unique interpretations of iconic Disney characters.  He has been a featured artist at WonderGround … Continue reading Jerrod Maruyama Talks About Hipster Mickey, Hipster Minnie, and It’s A Small World!

How Frozen Warmed My Heart – Frozen Sing-A-Long at the El Capitan Jan 31-Feb 13!

Frozen is one of the best animated – scratch that – one of the best MOVIES out in theaters in a long time.  An engaging story with lively characters, great music, wonderful songs, and a reindeer – who could ask … Continue reading How Frozen Warmed My Heart – Frozen Sing-A-Long at the El Capitan Jan 31-Feb 13!

Hidden Treasures: LEGO Imagination Center at Disneyland AND WDW

Location: Downtown Disney at both Disneyland and WDW Type: Retail and outlet merchandise Specialty: LEGO products of every sort – from LEGO sets for all ages to books, computer games, board games, and dress up clothes Cost: Believe it or … Continue reading Hidden Treasures: LEGO Imagination Center at Disneyland AND WDW