I’ve written before about my childhood obsession with Star Wars. And of course, as a Gen Xer, I am not alone in the cultural impact that film had on me. And while my 5 year-old self would have been most eager to meet Carrie Fisher, My grown up was incredibly excited to meet George Lucas and […]
There are dream casts, and then there are DREAM casts. Meryl Streep, Christine Baranski, Tracy Ullman, Anna Kendrick, James Corden, Emily Blunt and Chris Pine star in the new film adaptation of Into the Woods, and all of them bring exceptionally unique and wonderful performances to the movie. A few weeks ago I was lucky enough […]
When a conference is called a celebration you know there is something else going on. I was fortunate enough to go to Disney Social Media Moms last year, and this year I went again, but this time to Disneyland in California. And, since the celebration coordinated perfectly with my daughters’ spring break and Passover we […]
I don’t think there is any bad age or best age for Disney. The real magic of Disney is that all ages can find something fun, wonderful and plain ol’ optimistically wonderful to celebrate and explore. My daughters never went through a Princess phase, but they did go through a fairy phase. Even when my […]
This came through my Facebook feed today via the fab Lyss Stern. Seemed to fit perfectly with Monday’s post about friendship.
There was a lot of uproar about Disney “sexing” up Merida in their lead up to her official induction into the Disney Princess Pantheon. But, at the Disney coronation ceremony last week, which I attended as part of the Disney Social Media Moms Celebration, she was exactly as you would imagine – wild haired, bold, […]
A few weeks ago we were invited to take a backstage tour of the New Amsterdam Theater on 42nd Street, current home of the Disney Broadway musical, Mary Poppins. The New Amsterdam is a particularly rich historical theater – it housed the Ziegfeld Follies and the fabulous Fanny Brice and is haunted by the ghost […]