Beyond the Castle
A Guide to Discovering Your Happily Ever After
Recently, I had the opportunity to review Beyond the Castle: A Guide to Discovering your Happily Ever After told through the observant eyes of Jody Jean Dreyer. Dreyer, a 30-year employee of The Walt Disney Company, held 22 positions during her extraordinary career. These positions ranged from parade performer all the way to Walt Disney World ambassador and Director of Corporate Synergy with so many diverse stops in between. During her tenure, she had the opportunity to have a front row seat to the inner workings of Disney and possesses the amazing capacity to relate her experiences to the lives and businesses of her readers. Continue reading “Beyond the Castle: A Guide to Discovering Your Happily Ever After”
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Week 3 – September 11, 2017
The Incredible Hulk begins an internal three movie mini-series (The Incredible Hulk, Iron Man 2 and Thor) which all take place within seven days of each other. This movie focuses on the story of Bruce Banner who was genetically engineered to be an anger-induced, super soldier.
The news this week has been dominated by Hurricane Irma which is bearing down on Walt Disney World.
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I assume by now everyone knows a hurricane is winding its way toward the Florida peninsula. And not just any old hurricane. This hurricane is projected to hit Southern Florida as a Cat 5 and only weaken to a Cat 4 by the time it gets to the Orlando area. That’s sustained winds of 130 – 156 miles per hour.
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This week the journey begins for several thousand Disney freaks toward their ultimate goal of beginning a member of the Class of 2018 of the Disney Parks Moms Panel. As the applications open, I can’t help but think back on my journey to the DPMP Class of 2014.
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WEEK 2 – September 5, 2017
Iron Man (2008)
Can any movie go wrong when it starts with a blaring AC/DC song? I think not. This is the first real movie in the Avengers series and introduces us to the larger than life character of Tony Stark/Iron Man. After being held hostage, billionaire engineer Stark creates a technologically advanced suit of armor to escape his captors and fight against the evils of the world.
This year’s Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is starting tomorrow (8/31/17). To get ready for this fall festival let’s take a look at some of the fun events and food we have to look forward to this year.
Are you ready?!?! I am so excited to get the show on the road with our Marvel Movie Marathon. We are going to start our cinematic journey with Captain America: The First Avenger. I know. I know. It seems weird to put Captain America’s first movie first on our viewing list since it is really the fourth movie in the modern day Marvel Cinematic Universe. However, this movie is almost entirely a flashback to World War II where we find out how Steve Rogers actually became Captain America.
Here are the highlights of your latest News From the World of Disney parks and entertainment for the period of August 11 – 24, 2017.
On Monday, I told you we took our one and only child to college. Needless to say, it is a difficult transition… for us. For her on the other hand, it is a new beginning… the next chapter of her young life… a chance to reinvent herself… find the best in herself… to put to use all the things she has learned thus far… take another step towards her lofty goals in life.
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