| Sep 13, 2011
| 12:11 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. — Back in 1971, Disney promised us the World. And that's precisely what it delivered — in spades.
Walt Disney World's castle door flew open Oct. 1 that year, unwrapping an entertainment complex that would go on to vastly...
| May 5, 2011
| 4:19 PM
While everyone else in Laguna was bathing in sunshine Sunday, I spent eight hours in a windowless room doing penance for getting my first moving violation.
In order to have the violation expunged from a heretofore pristine driving record, I was attending...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 8:07 AM
My 2 1/2 year old son is a Disney addict. From Handy Manny to Monsters Inc., he’s seen nearly every Disney movie and TV show made in the past decade. Thanks to the magic of our DVR, Daniel can watch new episodes almost every day. Well, we might...
| May 15, 2011
There's a lot more than pixie dust swirling through the air at Disneyland and Disney California Adventure as construction crews, earth-moving excavators and towering cranes work on several theme park rides set to debut this summer and beyond.
| Feb 23, 2012
| 5:08 PM
Talk about the potential for stress.
The Bennetts raced around Walt Disney World with 11 people, including kids who ranged in age from 5 to 18, while one teen was sick in bed at the hotel.
But Theresa Bennett and her extended family were all smiles --...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 10:39 AM
“I have found out that there ain’t no surer way to find out whether you like people or hate them than to travel with them,” Mark Twain once observed.
If “the more, the merrier” is your philosophy for this year’s...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 6:47 AM
Sunday @ 7pm Will Ryan & the Cactus County Cowboys Big Animazing Music Show The Coffee Gallery Backstage 2029 North Lake Altadena 626 798 6236 www.cactuscountycowboys.com Yeeeehaaaa! Thats the sound of Will Ryan and the Cactus County Cowboys. Youll find...
| Apr 5, 2012
Art is in the eye of the beholder, and since the Disney Fantasy can hold 8,000 passenger eyes, it's no wonder the halls are decked with frame after frame of Disney artwork.
The new Disney Cruise Line ship that set sail on its maiden voyage on March 31...
| Nov 29, 2011
| 7:32 AM
Disney Cruise Line today announced one of the new interactive features aboard the forthcoming Disney Fantasy will be an adventure game starring The Muppets.
Kermit, Miss Piggie, Fozzie, Gonzo and Animal headline a Muppet cast in "The Case of the Stolen...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 6:24 AM
We took a cruise with 912 children, 911 of whom were not ours. For people who don't like other people's kids in quantities usually encountered at theme parks, or who believe that cruise ships are floating tubs of gluttony and indolence, this must all...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 10:14 AM
Thank you for entering our Disney On Ice ticket giveaway.
Join the celebration as 65 of Disney's unforgettable characters from 18 beloved stories come to life in Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic!
You'll be captivated by the one and only...
| Apr 4, 2009
In our last installment, we were renting tuxedos and learning to waltz, fun stuff only if you're one of those country club stiffs who's dead from the neck up. Me, I'd rather be stapled to a ping-pong table and attacked by geese than attend a black-tie...