Disney Nerd’s Halloween Must Haves

Halloween is my favorite time of the year! Don’t get me wrong Christmas is a wonderful too but fall is my favorite. I love the fall colors, the weather, Football season and the crowds at Disneyland are not that bad – sounds like a win, win, win in my book. My husband and I were married in the fall too, on November 18th and the background colors in my wedding pictures are lovely. Around the second week in September I like {Read More}

Maleficent Kids Tennis Shoe Review and Giveaway

  Maleficent is my favorite Disney Villain so when I got the chance to have one of my daughters review the new Reebok & Disney shoe I was thrilled. When they arrived I didn’t tell my daughter about them as I wanted to see if I could even fit my foot inside the shoe and pretend to wear them but no such luck so she gets to keep them. Don’t you just love the box? I am keeping the box forever, {Read More}

Disneyland History – Fantasmic! Debut May 13, 1992 – #Disneyland60

Fantasmic! – May 13, 1992 On May 13, 1992 nighttime entertainment at Disneyland was again reinvented with the debut of Fantasmic! It is an outdoor live musical and pyrotechnic show that takes place on the Rivers of America in Frontierland. During the show the use of smoke machines, lasers, fire, animated movie projections on water walls, live action and water canons help to bring the excitement to life. The show takes place at night, normally around 9:00 and lasts for {Read More}

Maleficent Activity Pack and Coloring Sheet – #Maleficent

The entire color pack contains 8 sheets, click here to download the packet. Here is a preview of each sheet that is included in the packet.        

Are You Ready for Maleficent? – #Maleficent

Maleficent is my favorite Disney villain and I am really excited to see the new movie MALEFICENT when it opens on May 30th.   I am going to skip the media screening in my hometown next week because I want to go with my family and experience it together…ok except for my four year old.  She was scared during the Lego movie so she gets to go to her Auntie’s house and play with her cousin. Meeting Maleficent I was {Read More}

Best Disney Fantasy Book: The Kingdom Keepers

Welcome to the first stop aboard Magical Blogorail Orange. Enjoy the ride as we share some of our favorite Disney books. Have you heard of the Kingdom Keepers? I hadn’t heard about the book series until a few years ago even though the first book was published in 2009. My daughter and I saw a quick video about the books on the Disney Channel and we knew that it was something we had to check out. I searched on YouTube {Read More}

Embrace Your Inner Evil with MALEFICENT

Maleficent is my FAVORITE villain and I am so stoked about this new movie. “Maleficent” explores the untold story of Disney’s most iconic villain from the classic “Sleeping Beauty” and the elements of her betrayal that ultimately turn her pure heart to stone. The film stars Angelina Jolie as Maleficent, Sharlto Copley, Elle Fanning, Sam Riley, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple and Lesley Manville. Oh heck yeah!!! Starting today, you can enter for a chance to win a trip to the {Read More}

Elle Fanning Visits Disneyland – #Maleficent

This weekend, Elle Fanning stopped by Disneyland for the Disney Social Media Moms Conference to share a clip from MALEFICENT and to celebrate her 16th Birthday. She also took pictures in front of Sleeping Beauty’s Castle as well. Mickey Mouse brought out the biggest cupcake for Elle to help her celebrate her birthday. Cupcakes were given out to everyone at Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. Maleficent also made an appearance but wasn’t very happy that she wasn’t invited to the {Read More}

Maleficent Movie Sneak Peek

Did you see the new sneak peak of the upcoming “Maleficent” movie during the Grammy’s last night? I thought the song that was playing during the sneak peek was really creepy and awesome at the same time, just like Maleficent. Which I think is why I like her so much. Award-winning, American singer-songwriter Lana Del Rey has recorded a unique reimagining of the renowned fairy-tale tune “Once Upon a Dream” from Disney’s classic animated film “Sleeping Beauty,” which will feature {Read More}

It’s Not Easy Being Green

How do I love thee, let me count the ways.  Maleficent is my favorite Villain and here’s why. She’s green and has horns, who else can pull off being green and beautiful at the same time?  She also turns into a dragon and breathes fire, which is pretty cool.  I love her ‘human’ outfit with the flame like accents on her dress.   She lives in the Forbidden Mountains near King Stefan’s Kingdom.  She is a very determined evil lady as {Read More}