Disney World · Holidays

Disney Day, how to recreate some of the Disney magic at home

We had gotten used to going to Disney World every summer for a few years straight.   One year, we decided to make the switch to going in the fall.  That is a decision I have never regretted.  I enjoy the smaller crowds, the cooler temperatures, and Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween party.  This move to the fall,… Continue reading Disney Day, how to recreate some of the Disney magic at home

Disney World · Lego

Lego Disney World Magic Kingdom Main Street Train Station

Last month I showcased the Lego model of the Magic Kingdom  my daughter and I made  and its centerpiece, Cinderella’s Castle.  As with all the pieces these were designed from scratch using photos and satellite images.   While deciding what piece to show you next, I decided the best route would be to travel through our… Continue reading Lego Disney World Magic Kingdom Main Street Train Station

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)

Disney World · Lego

DIY Lego Cinderella’s Castle from Disney World’s Magic Kingdom

Building such a large piece from Lego and trying to capture the detail of such an iconic building as Cinderella's Castle in the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World can be tricky.   I can say it definitely took some planning.  My daughter has expressed interests in being an architect or interior designer so I looked… Continue reading DIY Lego Cinderella’s Castle from Disney World’s Magic Kingdom