Author Archives: Kathy

About Kathy

I'm a lifetime Disney Parks fan who recently (and coincidentally) found herself relocated to Central Florida. These are our adventures visiting the many attractions and exhibits that are all too easy to overlook in favor of the headliner and super-headliner attractions.

Crafting for Mickey: Custom Stencil Shirts

I’ve posted one way to make your own custom t-shirts for your Disney trip using an iron-on technique, but today, I’d like to talk about using a stencil technique to craft your own shirts. Materials: plain t-shirt transparency paper fabric … Continue reading

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New Fantasyland Dress Rehearsal: Mermaids, Belle, and LeFou’s Brew, Oh My

I admit it, being a local makes you a huge chicken over two things: dense crowds and touring in the rain. I don’t absolutely avoid either, of course (we would have missed the parks over the entire summer, if that … Continue reading

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Crafting for Mickey: Displaying Your Photos to Keep the Fun Alive at Home

Are you a Disney fan with a large, empty wall in your house? Well, why not be crazy like me and turn it into a Disney wall? There are many ways to bring a bit of the magic home with you, … Continue reading

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Tips: Adults Doing “Kid Stuff”

Hang around the various Disney park fan forums long enough (though it won’t take long) and you’ll see a variant of the following question: “Is it okay if I, as a grown adult, do [something they think it just for … Continue reading

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Tips: Surviving the Rain at WDW

Rain is an unavoidable fact of life down here in Central Florida, and it causes a lot of people to head for the park exits. However, if you can stick it out and keep going, you’re going to find shorter … Continue reading

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Weird/Offbeat Photo Ops: Aladdin and Jasmine’s “Rainout” Room

In Epcot, Aladdin and Jasmine usually do their meet and greets outside the Morocco pavilion in the World Showcase, by the railing at the edge of the water. However, when there’s inclement weather, there’s a room near the back of … Continue reading

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Magical Moments and Giving Back to Cast Members

Picture this: You’re in one of the Disney parks and a cast member goes out of their way to make your trip a little more magical. Maybe they make a special fuss over your child who is dressed as their … Continue reading

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