I am sure that by now, you have all heard the shocking news of Robin William’s death which occurred Monday evening. America has had so many laughs thanks to him and his many movie roles and stand up acts, and he will always be remembered for the joy he brought to us all.
Aladdin was one of the first movies I remember seeing in the theater, and I watched it so much I wore out the VHS (remember those?). The main reason this movie was such a hit can really be attributed to Robin William’s amazing portrayal of the Genie – he made us laugh and as we all know, laughter can cure whatever ails you!
Unfortunately, laughter wasn’t enough for Robin, as he had some internal battles that he was dealing with which ultimately lead to his death, you can read more about the demons that plagued the actor here
RIP Robin – your legacy will live on for generations to come, and thanks for making me laugh when I really needed it
Disney Pin collectors, rejoice! Disney has recently released some awesome new pins available for purchase at the Disney Parks – check them out:
I know there are plenty of people who can’t wait to get their hands on those Anna and Elsa pins – personally I love the black Alice In Wonderland set. The “Princess” Shoes are perfect for all the women who believe that old Cinderella Adage:
Check out the official Pin release info here, and if you aren’t a Disney pin collector, then you can learn more about this fun (and addictive!) souvenir here
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I don’t know about you, but I just love Disney’s Haunted Mansion Ride – everything about it is amazing, from the doom buggies to the ghosts that follow you home – it’s a classic that I make sure to ride MANY times during each WDW trip!
Luckily for me and all you other Haunted Mansion fans out there – Disney has realized just how many of us there are, and will be opening a new Haunted Mansion themed souvenir store this fall! It will be where the old Yankee Trader store was (Yankee Trader has already closed for renovations!) – which is a perfect location as it’s right next to the Haunted Mansion ride
Here’s a Sneak Peak of some of the new merchandise this shop will be offering – just in time for Halloween! I love the apron, and the ice cube trays, and – well – everything!
Stay tuned to the Disney Parks Blog for more info on the store opening and merchandise
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Today marks the 59th anniversary of the opening of Walt’s dream come true – the original Disneyland Park in Anaheim, California. If you’ve never been, then I highly recommend you make the trip there at least once in your lifetime. It’s where the magic all started, and where Walt himself gave the opening day speech that included the words “To All who come to this happy place – welcome!”
Check out some Disney facts and history here. Happy 59 years to Disneyland, and here’s to many, MANY more!
I recently wrote about how Disney was adding new designs to its already wildly popular line of Disney Alex and Ani bracelets – and if you haven’t gotten into the Alex and Ani craze, then you might want to consider starting your collection with some of these awesome Disney styles…
Recently added styles include: Donald, Goofy, Mickey and Pluto, Rapunzel, and more!
Check out all the currently available styles here – and check back often as new ones are being added every few weeks!
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One way to kill the LONGGGGG stretches of time between Walt Disney World vacations is to buy more Disney stuff! Seriously though – its awesome to check out the Disney Store’s website and see what new things they have and what Parks Merchandise they offer. I was browsing the other day and saw some AWESOME new stuff – check it out!
This new line of Beautifully Disney cosmetics features one of my favorite Disney Classics – Alice In Wonderland! Nail polish, eye and lip products themed after Alice and pals – sign me up!
This pot holder is part of a whole new set of “Mickey’s Diner” themed merchandise – cups, plates, mugs – they all have a great vintage feel to them and great graphics too
In honor of Star Wars Weekends, Disney has come out with some great new items – shirts, action figures, and what little (or big!) boy wouldn’t want to tote their clothes to Disney World in this Darth Vader suitcase?
I can totally see myself sipping coffee out of this Ursula Mug – and if she isn’t your fave villain, don’t worry – there’s plenty of others to choose from!
Check out all their New Arrivals Here!
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