Interview with Disney Legend and Imagineer Marty Sklar, New Contest & more!
I recently had an opportunity to sit down and chat with one of Disney’s legendary Imagineers, Tony Baxter. Currently the Senior Vice President of Creative Development for Walt Disney Imagineering. We had a chance to talk about his career at Disney, his mentors and inspirations, attractions he helped create such as Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, […]
Efficient Parenting Counsel on for Teens: My wish for anyone with Disney-size imaginations. by Blake Taylor I was raised in a Disney-loving home, the matriarch of which lived in Winter Park, Florida in 1971, the same year a certain vacation destination opened its gates for the very first time. Disney stories, films, music, and characters […]
Happy Friday, my friends! It’s time once again to channel that deep-seated desire to one day be a Disney Imagineer and brainstorm how to use an everyday object within the Walt Disney World Resort. Today, I present for your consideration this most interesting lamp. I laughed when I saw it and could not grab my […]
I’ve spent much of the last two weeks watching the athletes of the London 2012 Games perform amazing athletic feats. During that time, I’ve experienced a peculiar mixture of admiration and awe with a dose of inadequacy and wonder; the wonder being, “I wonder what type of an event I could be an Olympian in?” […]
Everyone loves a parade, right? And at the holidays, there is nothing more quintessentially magical than sitting on a sidewalk in Disney, with your family on either side, watching a parade go by as you sip some hot chocolate. You can do it in the Magic Kingdom. You can do it in Animal Kingdom. You […]
Christmas in July, it seems, is everywhere!!! Earlier this week, I wandered into one of my favorite stores (after the Disney Store, of course): Hallmark. I love their selection of Disney merchandise and was delighted to discover their Disney holiday ornaments were on display…. and there are a lot of them!! The gallery below showcases […]