Tuesday, February 25, 2014

The Big and Little: Mom & Kid - Tips & Reviews



When the invitation was extended to me to write about experiencing the Disneyland Resort with kids, I think my son got more excited than I did, not that I wasn't super excited myself! Today I would like to offer a little background about our family before we take off on this adventure together.

Monday, February 24, 2014

Make Each Mile Magic: Princess Half Marathon Week-end Wrap Up!


This past week-end, over 30,000 runners participated in the Princess Half Marathon Week-end at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. This week we take a break from prepping for the race and head off to Walt Disney World for a wrap-up of all the festivities!

Sunday, February 23, 2014

Rhymin' With Ryan - Mickey Ears Left All Alone


I was inspired by this photo to write this weeks poem. I hope you enjoy this installment of Rhymin' With Ryan.

Saturday, February 22, 2014

Shorts Saturdays Blog Hop - Best Vacation So Far...


Ryan and I at Disneyland!

This weeks Shorts Saturdays topic is "Best Vacation So Far..." For me the best vacation so far was our trip to Disneyland in 2012. Good Friends and great fun!

Thursday, February 20, 2014

Restaurant Review - Goofy's Kitchen


One of the most popular Character Dining locations at the Disneyland Resort is Goofy's Kitchen at the Disneyland Hotel. It's popularity is well deserved!

Wednesday, February 19, 2014

Disneyland: Mythology & Magic! - The Legend of the "Golden Spike"

Sleeping Beauty Castle
There are a lot of rumors and legends that surround Disneyland. We hope to put them to the "Mythbusters" test in our newest feature: Disneyland: Mythology & Magic!  Today we tackle one of the most prolific. The Legend of the "Golden Spike." Is it Mythology or Magic?

Refurbishment Round-Up



This is the time of the year when Disneyland focuses on getting the park ready for Spring Break and the busy summer season ahead. The current refurbishment list is quite extensive. We will update you to changes each Wednesday in our Refurbishment Round-Up.

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Make Each Mile Magic: runDisney Intro!



Make Each Mile Magic - a guide to all things running and runDisney!

Greetings fellow Disney Fanatics! My name is Jen, and I am excited to be your official runDisney correspondent for Disneyland Magic, Memories & More! I was honored when I was invited to contribute to this project, and I wanted to use my first blog entry to introduce myself.

Monday, February 17, 2014

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Blog Launch Giveaway! Win a $25.00 Disney Gift Card!


To celebrate the launch of Disneyland - Magic Memories & More! we are excited to announce we are giving away a $25.00 Disney Gift Card to one of our Readers!

The Story of Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln

Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln

Since 1965 the Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln attraction at Disneyland has been moving audiences with it's patriotic message. In honor of Presidents Day we present a brief history of the attraction and some insight as to what prompted Walt Disney to envision and create this attraction.

Rhymin' with Ryan - Show Your Disney Side



This is the first edition of Rhymin' with Ryan. I enjoy writing poetry and hope to express my Disney Side by bringing you some inspirational and fun poems. Today I have written a short poem "Show Your Disney Side".

I hope you enjoy it!

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Shorts Saturdays Blog Hop - Five Songs on My Disneyland Playlist


This weeks Shorts Saturday blog prompt is “5 Songs on my Playlist” so I decided to put a Disneyland "spin" on it by listing my five favorite Disneyland Resort tunes. With all the fantastic music at the parks it was hard to narrow it down to just five, but here they are in no particular order:

Disney's Grand Californian Hotel Receives "Best Hotels" Award!

Disney's Grand Californian Hotel & Spa.
Eight Walt Disney Parks and Resorts hotels were recently named Silver Badge Winners by U.S. News & World Report. All of the winning Disney Parks hotels ranked as one of the best in their market.

Friday, February 14, 2014

"To all who come to this happy place...Welcome!"

Walt Disney on Disneyland Opening Day - 1955

Beginning with those famous words on July 17, 1955, Walt Disney dedicated Disneyland. For over 58 years Disneyland has delighted and entertained millions of people.

An so, for the inaugural entry on Disneyland Magic, Memories and More we borrow Walt's words to welcome you!

We hope that this blog is a "a source of joy and inspiration" to you as we begin this journey.