My favorite day of the week is Friday. Not just because it kicks off the weekend, but also because it is “stay home with mommy day.” In other words, Sissy doesn’t go to school on Friday so it is mommy-daughter day. Fridays are filled with tea parties, craft projects, dress up and lots of playtime – I wouldn’t have it any other way.
Vacations are one of the best ways to make lasting family memories. But sometimes getting to the vacation with small children can be downright painful. Whether you fly or drive, it is important to plan ahead in order to be ready for… well, anything. These are my top tips for traveling with a preschooler. 10 […]
It is time once again for Epcot’s Flower and Garden Festival 2016. Known for its elaborate topiary displays, the 23rd Flower and Garden Festival has so much to offer visiting families that the Festival has been expanded from 75 to 90 days for 2016. I attended a sneak preview of the Flower and Garden Festival […]
Zootopia will capture your heart. It is so unlike any animal movie ever done, and yet it has every beloved Disney element including clever humor, lovable characters, smart lessons, a great story and a catchy theme song. In this Zootopia spoiler-free review, you will see why I recommend this movie for kids of all ages. […]
Disney movies are not just heartwarming and funny with great characters, they are also filled with messages to inspire, remind and teach. Zootopia is filled with important messages about acceptance, self-examination and staying true to yourself. In a clever, light-hearted manner this world of animals embodies the best (and the worst) of humanity while teaching kids […]
Discover 6 cleverly hidden Zootopia Easter Eggs including references to Disney movies past and future, inside jokes and special cameo appearances.
Before one animated character is drawn, it is all about the story. And when I met with the story team from Disney’s Zootopia I learned that the process to get the story exactly right is on going from initial ideas through the last deadline, changes big and small happen can happen everyday and to any scene. “The movie […]
My little space explorer knew exactly how she wanted to celebrate her 4th birthday – with a Miles from Tomorrowland Birthday Party. So I set out on a mission to create an out-of-this-world party featuring Miles, Merk and the whole Calisto family. Miles From Tomorrowland Birthday Party Inside our very own Stellasphere, the space-themed birthday […]
It isn’t every day you get to go on the set of one of your favorite TV shows, and it certainly isn’t every day that you get to try on the star’s most iconic accessory. But on that day, you do your best to take in everything, remember every detail and, of course, post for a […]
Hot on the heels of the biggest movie of all time, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Disney is already gearing up for a hot 2016 with a new Disney Princess, the return Dory, the remake of two classic tails, two new Marvel adventures and another Star Wars movie and more! If you are making plans for […]
Disney has a long history of animated films starring animals that have captured our hearts including Bambi, The Jungle Book, Dumbo, Robin Hood, The Lady And The Tramp (currently playing at my house) and The Lion King. From the what I have seen of Zootopia, Disney’s newest animated animal film will rank with the best of them, […]
The former Downtown Disney, now Disney Springs, is in the midst of a renaissance period with a new name, new shops, new restaurants and a lot of new construction. Although there is still a long way to go before the completion of the new Disney Springs, among the new eats already open and booming is Morimoto […]
If there is one guy who really knows what goes on when the cameras are off on The Bachelor, it’s Chris Harrison. And sitting down with him to talk to him about The Bachelor Season 20 and how the series has changed over the last 15 years was fascinating. Although Chris Harrison was quick to point […]
The medieval musical Galavant is back for a second season and the tongue-n-cheek song and dance start tonight. Galavant season 2 is going to be huge, I mean an army of 300 extras in one episode huge — something that has never before been done on a half-hour comedy. Never before, and likely will never be done again […]
Today is Star Wars day as the movie officially opens and people everywhere will flock to the theaters to see the movie this weekend. (I have my tickets!) For my final Star Wars interview post, it seem fitting to share what the movie’s director J.J. Abrams had to say about how the movie came together. Star […]