D23 Expo 2015 ~ Pixar & Walt Disney Animation Studios Recap

If you're a Disney Geek like me, you eagerly followed all the social media pictures and updates from the D23 EXPO happening in Anaheim, CA, last weekend.  While there's no end to the Disney excitement, news, and previews that take place during this event... did you know that the talent and filmmakers from Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios also held a presentation - introducing fans to array of new stories and characters? From a lost dinosaur to a master wayfinder, a scheming fox to a forgetful fish, the audience of 7,500 was treated to sneak peeks, musical performances and appearances from stars like Ellen DeGeneres, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, Ginnifer Goodwin, Dwayne Johnson, Randy Newman and Ty Burrell, among others. John Lasseter, chief creative officer of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, led the presentations, calling on a host of filmmakers from both studios to introduce the upcoming slate of films. “We really have an unbelievable range of … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Discount for Early 2015

At last!  Hot off the presses, it's a new Walt Disney World Discount for Early 2015.  This is the one my family has personally been waiting for... as we are headed to Disney World during our absolute favorite time of the year:  January/February 2015! Disney has just released their special offer discount deals for Disney World, for early 2015 dates.   Looks like your choice of two offers - room discount, or Stay and Play package discount.  You can get a free vacation quote here. This combination of deals is perfect for my family, as we will be trying out our first "split stay"!  We'll be using the Stay and Play for a package for the first few nights, then heading to the ocean for two nights, then back to Disney to use the room only discount and stay at a Deluxe Resort.  Exciting! Here are the details: Walt Disney World Discount for Early 2015 For those of you thinking about a January-March Walt Disney World Vacation you won’t need anymore convincing! The popular Stay Play and … [Read more...]