“it’s a small world” has always been one of my favorite attractions at Walt Disney World. I love the classic feeling, the message, and yes, even the song. Another reason is that it is a wheelchair friendly attraction.
Under the Sea ~ Journey of the Little Mermaid at the Magic Kingdom is one of the easiest attractions to visit if you are a wheelchair user. The attraction has an accessible ride vehicle which makes visiting Ariel often possible.
It’s December and that means it is time for Estelle from This Happy Place Blog and I to share our annual Buddy the Elf post! I am so glad I have a friend who loves elf culture, Christmas, and Disney as much as I do. I decided to write about what Buddy would love about the Holidays Around the World at Epcot. After visiting Walt Disney World a few times during the Holidays I’ve decided it’s my favorite part of the celebration.
Welcome to those of you joining me from Home is Where the Mouse Is and those of you just hopping aboard. I am the 2nd stop on our Magical Blogorail. Today we are discussing some of our favorite pluses at the Disney Parks during the Holiday season. One of my favorites is the music.
I had so much fun putting this holiday gift guide together last year I thought I would do it again. I love finding gifts that are not only unapologetically Disney but also gifts that are Disney inspired and remind me of my favorite attractions, movies, or resorts. There are even a few items that you can pack to take with you on your next Disney trip.
Gifts for the . . .
1. Star Wars Fan – Darth Vader Mod Ring
2. iPhone Photographer – iPhone 5/5S Case
3. Walt Disney World Railroad Fan – Mini Train Coin Purse
4. Pineapple Princess – Gleaming Isla Candle
5. Norway Pavilion Sweater Fan – Fair Isle Glassware
6. Kilimanjaro Safari Fan – Elephant Ring Holder
7. The “I eat dessert for breakfast at Disney” Guest – Eat Cake for Breakfast Mug
8. Universe of Energy Fan – Dinosaur Tee
9. Girl Who Can Never Find the Perfect Bag for the Parks – Small Ikat Satchel
10. Carousel of Progress Fan – Desk Phone
11. Geodesic Sphere Fan – Bormioli Rocco Cassiopeia Glassware
12. Haunted Mansion Fan – Damask Delight Dress
13. Mickey’s Biggest Fan – Mickey Sweater
14. Minnie’s Biggest Fan – Minnie Sweater
15. Belle and the Beast Fan – Storybook Journal
16. Carl + Ellie Fan – Makeup Bag
I’d love to hear what your favorites are! And I am always looking for suggestions.
Welcome to those of you joining me from A Disney Mom’s Thoughts and those of you just hopping aboard. I am the 2nd stop on our Magical Blogorail. Today we are sharing our ideas for Disney holiday parties and we are putting together a Muppet Christmas Carol movie night!
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital has kicked off their annual Thanks and Giving campaign. It is an unprecedented union of celebrities, media and more than 60 of the nation’s leading brands and companies that ask consumers to donate while they shop this holiday season to help St. Jude provide cutting-edge treatment and pursue visionary research. The national television commercials and movie theatre trailers, which debut Thanksgiving week and run through the end of the year, will feature Jennifer Aniston and other celebrity friends alongside St. Jude patients.
St. Jude celebrity friends Keith Urban, Sabrina Soto, Daisy Fuentes and Olivia Holt are also supporting the campaign by designing special products that will be for sale during the holiday season online at the St. Jude Gift Shop with 100 percent of profits, after all related expenses, benefitting St. Jude.
What We’re Reading
Dawn from I Am a Mommy Nerd had the chance to step into a recording booth to find out what it’s like to voice a Disney character. How awesome is that! Check out her post on voicing Baymax.
Mary at Capturing Magical Memories shares some of the cute, Wilderness Lodge branded merchandise you can find in the resort’s gift shop the Mercantile. We are staying here for the first time in January and I can’t wait!
Ryan from Main Street Gazette posted a photo that really makes me miss the Living Seas.
Lisa with Babes in Disneyland shares why she doesn’t hate Frozen and why you shouldn’t either. I have to admit I’ve been getting a little tired for the Frozen mania even though I loved the movie. But my niece loves it and I can’t wait to see her face when she visits the Walt Disney World for the first time in December.
Sarah at Eating WDW tries the BoardWalk Bakery’s fall specialty cupcake.
And Nicole from Sparkly Ever After shares all the fun you can find at this year’s Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. The snow on Main Street is always my favorite.