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Touring Walt Disney’s Office: Part 1

Monday, September 26, 2016

A couple of months ago, my marriage to Patrick paid off in a big way when his cousin invited me on a private tour of Walt Disney's newly refurbished office suite on the Disney lot in Burbank. Although we'd seen some of its contents displayed at Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios over the years, I was excited ...

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Our Enchanted Tiki Entryway’s in a Contest!

Friday, July 8, 2016

Our Enchanted Tiki Entryway in competing in Apartment Therapy's Energize Your Entryway contest, and we'd sure love your vote! If you already have an Apartment Therapy/Kitchn account, you can vote by clicking FAVORITE. Otherwise, you'd have to register with your name and an email address (maybe the one you use for junk mail?), and then click ...

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How to Create a Magnetic Gallery Wall

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

When you collect Disney art, your biggest problem is finding enough space to display it. Our last apartment was lousy with gallery walls, and we still didn't have space to display even half of my collection of Disneyland concept art. One of the solutions we came up with was a magnetic gallery wall in the hall ...

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Displaying Our Disney Collections

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

One of the things that's tough when you're spiffing up your house is figuring out a way to display your collections without looking like a crazy person. Though, let's face it—you could have nothing but a single pair of mouse ears in your house and there's always gonna be someone who will spot it and ...

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The Fabulous Sounds of Christmas at Disneyland & Magic Kingdom!

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

With apologies to longtime readers... Every year around this time, I re-post Disneyland's (and Magic Kingdom's) Main Street, U.S.A. Christmas music loop for those who don't have it yet. I'm sure this is a drag to those of you who've been around since the beginning, but each year I get at least one comment from someone who ...

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Jungle Cruise Sunrise Safari Breakfast Review

Monday, November 23, 2015

Let's get this out of the way first: Is it really worth three HUNDRED dollars a pop to have breakfast in a Jungle Cruise show scene? Nope. And all the other guests we talked to were just as sheepish as we were—every single one said they'd justified it as an early Christmas/birthday/anniversary present. But was it pretty dang ...

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