People who ask me for ‘which ride should I go on first’ when they visit Disneyland, are always a little surprised when I encourage them to plan some of their day around the great shows and entertainment found all over The Disney Resort.  This summer, at the Fantasyland Theater in Disneyland is a fun, fresh and technology rich show that is worth every second of your time. No extra tickets needed- just show up, grab a seat and watch this fun musical revue entertain you and the kids.

Here is a video which includes some great clips of the show-so you can see for yourself!

Oh um, before you watch- my face looks like a lego head and kinda blown up. That is a result of this (more on it later)…but please be gentle and don’t laugh : )

Why yes, that IS a riverboat on stage. Only Disney makes it seem normal.  IMG_1131[1]

And just for fun, I thought I would share these after hours photos I took while exiting the park on this evening…I swear you can almost feel Walt here when it is like this…

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If you haven’t been to Disneyland or Disney California Adventure lately- I encourage you to go. And while you are there, slow down a bit and take in the magic of shows like Mickey’s Magical Map, the new Fantasy Faire experience or my all time favorite- The Billy’s in the Golden Horseshoe Revue.  For more information on all of these live shows- and many more throughout the parks- visit here -and get ready to be entertained!

Disneyland’s Club 33: Come inside with me


Fifteen years ago it seemed like a perfectly good idea to get married the week after Valentines Day. I  never once thought ‘hey that will kinda be yucky each year to have them so close together’…nope I was all ‘HECK YEAH I AM GETTING MARRIED!’ So I went and got married after a crazy year [...]

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Here it is. Disneyland Holiday Awesomeness 2012. (Not their official title. But I am renaming it. You are welcome.)


I know. Thanksgiving isn’t over- and here I am with a post about CHRISTMAS. I was going to wait to post it…but honestly I can’t help myself…The holiday season at Disneyland Resort is just so awesome. And this year, the new Cars Land at Disney California Adventure was decked out- with insanely clever themed ‘trees’ [...]

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Disneyland’s Billy Hill and The Hilly Billys. AND ME.

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Look how I blend right in. Yep that is me with the world famous Billy Hill and the The Hill Billys. And yes, they are all named Billy. My love of The Billys (that is what us groupies call them) is pretty well know. In fact my bestie Suz- took this shaming pic of me, [...]

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Disney California Adventure: Cars Land Save the Date


Excited to share with you the Save the Date announcement for the new Cars Land opening at Disney California Adventure. I will be attending some private preview events (and will share with you whatever I am allowed to) prior to the big big extravaganza on June 13-15th. I am so honored to be a part [...]

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Holidays at Disneyland 2011


As you know I am very fortunate with my work with Disney to get to meet and interview all kinds of amazing legends and celebrities. But none as big as the guy in the red suit. Was fun to ask him if he is on Twitter…. (click to play)   Interested in seeing what It’s [...]

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Phineas and Ferb Rock & Rollin Dance Party

The Holidays and Disneyland Resort are beautiful and lovely and all that jazz, but speaking of jazz… or JAZZ HANDS… How about a dance party with Phineas and Ferb? Well okay. But NO LAUGHING. Be sure to join in the dance party fun at Disney California Adventure!

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Disneyland Christmas 2011: 5 Reasons to go this year!


I am sure you have heard people say it before- “Disneyland at the holidays is even MORE magical”. And it is. In addition to all the amazing entertainment value of Disneyland anytime of the year, here are 5 of my favorite reasons to visit over the holidays. 1. Seeing our favorite characters in holiday outfits. [...]

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StarTours didn’t make me puke. Plus? It was fun.

THREEPIO -- C-3PO, the fussy protocol droid from the "Star Wars" film saga, is one of the famous characters guests encounter in Star Tours - The Adventures Continue, a new 3-D attraction at Disneyland park in Anaheim, Calif. The attraction also is thrilling guests at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Fla.  (Paul Hiffmeyer/Disneyland Resort)

I had a chance to ride the new and improved Star Tours ride at Disneyland along with a bunch of press and about 1000 contest winners. I made a video for you. Um, basically it is me talking about NOT wanting to ride the ride. Yeah, I am such an awesome spokesperson. (no idea why [...]

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