• Aulani Resort & Spa
    A Quick Lunch at Aulani Resort’s Makahiki

    Aloha! This is my second lunch at Aulani’s Makhiki restaurant. It features easy and light fare, perfect for a hot Hawaiian day. Served is a variety of salads, sandwiches, and pizzas… all build-you-own. What fun! They also have signature entrees and a four item Keiki section (for my mainland friends Keiki is Hawaiian for “kids”). As tempted […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt – 3 New Openings, 3 New Apps, and Some Snow

    ‘The Art of Frankenweenie Exhibition’ is coming to Disney California Adventure from September 14 to November 5. From September 14 to October 31st, Space Mountain riders will be launched into an uncharted and haunted section of the universe on the new Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy. “Keep Moving Forward” Epcot Segway Tour and Breakfast debuts September 17. The new […]

  • Aulani’s 1st Anniversary Pin

    In case you missed it, yesterday was Aulani Resort’s 1st birthday. It was a madhouse in resorts only store. This is the commemorative pin made for the occasion… and only 1,000 were made. It stars my favorite Hawaiian character, Stitch! Tweet

  • Aulani Resort Expansion Details with Map

    Today Walt Disney Imagineering Senior Vice President Joe Rohde, unveiled some of the planned improvements to Aluani Resort on Oahu. As you may remember it was announced in July that changes will be taking place on the west side of the property (story here). This was due to several factors including the need for more […]

  • Consumer Products
    DbM Scuttlebutt – Revolt at American Adventure, MLB Deal, & Your New Prom Dress

    Disneyland has announced they will hold 20 performances of the Disneyland’s Candlelight Ceremony for the 2012 Holiday season.  The first two nights will be invitation-only and the remaining performances will be open to guests.  They also announced that the performances scheduled for December 3-20, 2012 will be open to registered Annual Passholders free of charge. Ho Ho […]

  • The First Disney Baby Store To Open

    The first Disney Baby Store will open in Glendale this September 8th. To commemorate the occasion, the first 100 babies (not adults or kids, but real babies) to arrive at the store will receive FREE Disney Baby Mickey Mouse ears, plus a free gift for the first 500 guests. Located at The Americana at Brand the opening schedule is: 10:00 […]

  • Goofy’s Paint ‘n’ Play House Opens at TDL

    At Goofy’s Paint ‘n’ Play House everyone gets to paint! Guests use a paint shooting applicator called a Toontone Splat Master to redecorate Goofy’s room. You push a button, turn a handle or pull a string to make different colors of what seems like real paint flying out at the walls and floor! Outside guests […]

  • Neil Armstrong, First Man on the Moon, Dies at 82

    I remember that day in 1969. I remember sitting in my friend Joel’s den watching a black and white TV. I remember it like it was yesterday. Few events in life make lasting memories like this, the first man on the moon, live on TV. Talk about a hero, Neil is right up there with […]

  • Lincoln Movie Poster Released

    Disney confirmed the Steven Spielberg directed DreamWorks production Lincoln, starring Daniel Day-Lewis as Honest Abe will get an exclusive release November 9, 2012, and expand nation-wide November 16. Four years in the making, it revolves around Lincoln and the powerful men of his cabinet on the road to abolition and the end of the Civil […]

  • Live Chat with an Imagineer

    On Monday, August 27, you can have an on-line chat with Melissa Jeselnick about the new Test Track at Walt Disney World’s Epcot Center. Melissa, who is an Assistant Project Manager at WDI will be talking about how you’ll be able to design your own custom concept vehicle and how you’ll be able to put it through […]