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    Dole Whip Dreaming

    So I’m currently sitting in a cold and rainy Los Angeles (in May! Why is it raining in May?!) and all I can think about is how much I want a Dole Whip from Disneyland. I usually don’t get Dole Whips in the park because the lines tend to be out of control but I saw a post on Instagram of one and now I just NEED one! Oddly enough I remember another rainy day – very rainy day…the day Disneyland had to close early due to flooding – when Randy saw the opportunity to get one with absolutely no line. Nothing like running around Disneyland in the pouring rain…

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    Dooney & Bourke Pixar Purses

    Disney has done it again! They just released a new line in their Dooney and Bourke collection that is absolutely AMAZING! The latest collection is a Pixar themed line which is perfect for PixarFest at Disneyland and just in time for Toy Story Land’s opening at Walt Disney World! Check out the collection below: Disclosure: Some of the links in this post may be affiliate links, meaning, at no cost to you, I may earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your support to this blog is greatly appreciated and commissions go towards bringing you the best content possible! PIXAR Shopper Tote by Dooney &…

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    Must Have Disney Princess Spirit Jerseys

    If you’ve been around any of the Disney Parks lately you’ve probably seen a ton of people wearing the Rose Gold Spirit Jersey or Millennial Pink Spirit Jersey. They’ve been becoming more and more popular in the parks and seems like they are definitely here to stay. Before it seemed like many of these were only available if you were visiting the parks but lately ShopDisney has been making more of the parks merchandise available online. Disclosure: Some of the links in this post may be affiliate links, meaning, at no cost to you, I may earn a small commission if you click through and make a purchase. Your support…

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    10 Things from Amazon to Start an Etsy Shop

    About 8 months ago decided to start my own Etsy shop. I had never taken on this kind of venture before but 700+ sales and 6k+ Instagram followers later I’ve learned so much about running an Etsy shop and maintaining a social media presence. (Btw – if you’re looking for tips on social media check out my post about what I wish I knew before I started running multiple social media platforms here and my post about favorite apps for running social media here.) I’m guessing you found this post because you’re thinking about starting your own Etsy shop and want to know what supplies you’ll need. If you have…

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    What are Fantasy Pins?

    Recently I discovered a new pin trend that has been taking over my entire Instagram – at first glance it appeared to be Disney enamel pins but at a closer look they are actually fan made pins! I am not an avid pin trader and don’t really think I will ever be so maybe I’m just a little behind on these trends. In fact, I own very few pins in general. I have a few from Jarrod Maruyama’s Kingdom of Cute Collection, an Oswald the Lucky Rabbit pin my nephew gave me, a Club 33 lapel pin, and a few random others gifted to me over the years. Besides that…

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    Star Wars Accessories

    It’s May the 4th and my social media is BLOWING UP with Star Wars posts! As a Star Wars fan I am totally loving it. Last year I went to a wine dinner for Skywalker Vineyards. I even Disneybounded as C3PO (and forgot to get a picture! I am still kicking myself for it!) I even wore awesome C3PO shoes from ShopDisney that I got a while back! This year is a little more low key for me so I’ve been living through all the fun Star Wars inspired posts and have spent the day working on my Star Wars Mouse Ears which has really put me in the mood…

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    My “All the Rides” Checklist

    After my recent blog post about doing all the rides in Disneyland in one day, I’ve gotten so many questions from everyone.  Questions like “Is that even possible?”, “How?”, and my personal favorite — “Why?”.  But one of the other questions I get is about how we managed to plan and keep track of everything on the day of. Since a bunch of people asked, I figured I’d share with all of you one trick we used to make sure we hit everything.  We came up with this half-sheet checklist to use throughout the day to make sure we didn’t miss anything.  (The mid-day heat has a way of making…

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    Amazing Off Property Rentals for Walt Disney World Vacations

    Lately I’ve been doing some research on staying off property for a Walt Disney World vacation. Although there are many benefits to staying on property it’s not the only choice out there. I recently came across Top Villas am seriously obsessed with some of their properties in Orlando that have some really fun Disney themed rooms! Top Villas has many luxury properties in Orlando (and other places worldwide as well!) Trust me, there are tons of beautiful pictures of swimming pools and nice views – but naturally I had to scout out all of the locations that had Disney themed rooms. Although I haven’t stayed at any of these properties…

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    Oh Heimlich, Mein Heimlich

    The internet seems to be pretty upset over the loss of Heimlich’s Chew Chew Train with the announcement of Marvel moving in. Seems like these fans have come out of nowhere…but did they truly love Heimlich? Most of our friends and family know how much Randy and I truly loved this ride. Tell me this… Did they wait a few ride cycles to get their own train? Or ride Heimlich in the rain? Did they get stuck on the ride and feel totally okay with it? And ride in the front? And the back? (while pondering the allegorical nature of Heimlich’s Chew Chew Train  no less) And fill a whole…

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    10 Ideas for Disneybounding with Glasses

    As glasses wearer and Disneybound enthusiast I sometimes find myself feeling like my look isn’t exactly perfect because my glasses don’t quite work. Then it hit me – THERE ARE SO MANY FUN CHARACTERS WITH GLASSES! I’m not sure why it took me so long to realize this but I recently did the Warby Parker Home Try-On and realized a few of the frames I had picked out reminded me of Disney characters. At that point I started to go down the rabbit hole of trying to find glasses that could work for Disneybounding which is what led me to this post. There are definitely a lot of places I…