Finding Disney: Top 10 Mickey Mouse Cartoons

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, November 19th, 2014 2 Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life This week Mickey Mouse celebrates his eighty-sixth birthday! The icon that sparked the beginning of Walt Disney’s illustrious Hollywood career became famous to the world […]

Finding Disney Reactions: ‘Toy Story 4’ Is Coming

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, November 12th, 2014 1 Comment »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life Through Reactions to Disney’s Biggest News   The year: 1996. By the looks of my Halloween costume and toy companion who never left my side, […]

Finding Disney: Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life

By Richie McNanna
Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 1 Comment »

Each November 1, the bug hits. Just like in the opener of High School Musical 2 when all the kiddies countdown “Summer… summer… summer…” I feel the need to countdown “Christmas… Christmas… […]

Finding Disney in the Perfect Halloween Costume

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, October 29th, 2014 3 Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life When mid-October rolls around, it’s full throttle through December. More than any other time of year, this is the part of the calendar when it’s […]

When Finding Disney Goes Beyond Disney

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, October 22nd, 2014 No Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life  There is a special, intrinsic quality to road trips. The idea of jumping in a small, moving thing on wheels toward an intended destination elicits […]

Finding Disney Reactions: Iron Man to be in ‘Captain America 3’

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, October 15th, 2014 2 Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life   Half the fun of passing the days between Disney trips is reacting to the news announced from different arms of The Walt Disney Company. It’s fun […]

Finding Disney with Some Tunes for the Road

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, October 8th, 2014 5 Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life     In a column all about discovering Disney in the ordinary happenstances, sometimes the focus is so much on the creative and overlooked that […]

Finding Disney: When Do You Start?

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, September 10th, 2014 3 Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life   The day: September 1. After a day of class, I catch the bus from campus. As I wait for my stop, I pull out […]

Finding Disney in Being Transported to the Movies

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 No Comments »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life   One of the primary functions of Walt Disney World®  is to be a transportive experience. Whether in the middle of an African savannah or out […]