Model Train

Scratch built 3″ tall / HO Scale Flynn’s Arcade

Greetings User, one month ago I showcased the first entry showcasing our Disney themed HO Scale scratch built model train table with the house from UP. This week we will look at one of my daughter’s and my favorite films, Tron Legacy, and the HO scale version of Flynn’s Arcade we built from scratch.  It… Continue reading Scratch built 3″ tall / HO Scale Flynn’s Arcade

Film · General Disney Discussion

I love the film Tomorrowland…for a very special reason

What makes a film great?  Is it the money it makes at the box office, the number of critics that heap praises on it, or how much the average movie goer loves it?  I don’t know.  I used to have hard and fast opinions on this topic. As I have gotten older, I have realized… Continue reading I love the film Tomorrowland…for a very special reason

Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Why Walt Disney is the Happiest Place on Earth (for us)

“Disney World is the Happiest Place on Earth” is a slogan as recognizable as any I can think of.  To some this merely clever marketing. Disney’s sneaky PR that was test marketed, or maybe even go so far as subtle brain washing. While I know Disney is a massive billion-dollar corporation that does a fantastic… Continue reading Why Walt Disney is the Happiest Place on Earth (for us)

Model Train

Building an HO scale Disney model railroad city featuring the UP house

Almost nothing was more loved by Walt Disney than trains.   From his childhood days in Marceline, Missouri listening to the railroad in the distance to as an adult building a miniature locomotive in his backyard that you could ride known as the Carolwood Pacific Railroad.   Some have jokingly said that one reason Walt build Disneyland… Continue reading Building an HO scale Disney model railroad city featuring the UP house