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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Disneyland’s Splash Mountain

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Disneyland’s Splash Mountain? Splash Mountain at Disneyland Park is a 52-foot drop (equivalent to a 5-story building) at a 47-degree angle. At the attraction’s opening, it was the longest flume chute in the world! (Via Disney Trivia from the Vault, by Dave Smith.) *Our friend […]

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Magical Mouse Schoolhouse: February Review

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We hope you enjoyed our cyber visit to Disneyland Park this month! We’ll check out Disney’s California Adventure in a couple months, after we spend some quality time at Epcot. I know a lot of you have been snowed under a lot in February. Hopefully, that gave you time to learn while you played here […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia: Sleeping Beauty Castle

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Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia: Sleeping Beauty Castle If you’re like me, you’ve also wondered why Sleeping Beauty Castle is so much smaller than its other Disney Parks counterparts. Well, when Disneyland was in development stages, Walt Disney recalled stories about how European castles had been built extremely large and imposing so as to intimidate the poor […]

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Disneyland Resort: Matterhorn Bobsleds

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Ever seeking ways to improve, or plus, his theme park, the gears of Walt Disney’s imagination never ceased to crank. While on vacation in Europe on the set of the 1959 film, Third Man on the Mountain, Walt took in the majesty of the mountain on which he stood, and pieces of the what-to-build-next puzzle […]

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Disneyland Resort: it’s a small world

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Walt Disney’s early ideas for what we know as Disneyland Resort began small, with plans for a “Mickey Mouse Park” across the street from the Walt Disney Studios. But, of course, grander visions and constant plussing developed into a full, imaginative experience that incorporated all the genres of storytelling Walt so enjoyed. The Park became […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia: Disneyland Railroad Stations

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Did you know today’s Tiggerific Tuesday #DisneyTrivia about the Disneyland Railroad Stations? The Disneyland Railroad makes a total of four stops, including Main Street, U.S.A., New Orleans Square, Mickey’s Toontown, and Tomorrowland. Which is your favorite stop? get the InLinkz code Add MAGICAL MOUSE SCHOOLHOUSE to your home library!

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Valentine’s Day Weekend at Disneyland Resort

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Do you know what tomorrow is? It’s a special holiday people celebrate to show those close to them how much they are loved—aka Valentine’s Day! Guests lucky enough to be spending the day at Disneyland Resort are in for some very sweet treats. Minnie Mouse greets Guests in heart-warming style to kick off this Valentine […]

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Disneyland Resort: Fantasy Faire

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Disneyland Resort recently expanded the Fantasyland portion of Disneyland Park, but the transition so perfectly blends that it seems as if it’s been there since time began—at least since Disneyland time began. A small, stone footbridge leads left of Sleeping Beauty Castle Walkthrough into the Fantasy Faire setting of days gone by, where “once upon […]

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#DisneySMMoms Invitations Have Gone Out!

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The rumors have been confirmed: the first round of Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, aka #DisneySMMoms, invitations have gone out! I know at least one awesome Disney blogger who’s going to Disneyland this year, and my fingers are crossed hard that I’ll get to join her there, although I did not receive that much-coveted invite […]

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Disneyland Resort: Jungle Cruise

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Welcome aboard the Leaki Tiki. Adventure lovers, my name is Jodi and I’ll be your captain- unless we run into trouble—in which case your new captain will be…YOU, sir! What did you say your name was? You might call Disneyland’s Jungle Cruise the original Disney Cruise Line! An opening day attraction, Jungle Cruise was one […]

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Cinderella (1950) Soundtrack

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about the Cinderella (1950) soundtrack? Cinderella (1950) was the first Disney […]

FROZEN Summer Fun at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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The world of FROZEN has taken center stage at Disney’s Hollywood Studios this summer with full days of all-new, immersive […]

Official Disney Store FROZEN Princess Wardrobe Giveaway

We’ve once again teamed up with a group of our Disney blogging friends to offer you a fabulous FROZEN giveaway! […]

Wordless Wednesday: Disney Signs

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Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Robert Sherman

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Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Robert Sherman? Legendary songwriter Robert Sherman, pictured above with his […]

Disney Cruise Line: The Disney DREAM

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Just three years ago, the Disney Cruise Line fleet expanded with the launch of the Disney DREAM. I was honored […]