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Give the gift of nostalgia and magical memories this holiday season.

Don’t let your holiday gift giving become a nightmare. Give the gift of sweet nostalgia and magical memories to every Disney fan on your list. “Dispatch from Disneyland: Stories and Essays from the Happiest Place on Earth” contains over 25 … Continue reading

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Give the gift of Disneyland Memories

The Disneyland family vacation is an American tradition. You may bring home a set of Mouse Ears, a scarf, or a photo album, but mostly what you bring home are memories. And what are memories, but mental reconstructions of an … Continue reading

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A Good Day on the Set of Disney’s “Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day”

You may recall Judith Viorst’s book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day from your own childhood; or perhaps the tale has made its way into the nightly “read me a story” routine that is currently running … Continue reading

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More Walt Disney World Hidden History

Disney author Kevin Yee has just released an updated version of his popular book “Walt Disney World Hidden History.” The second edition includes 163 additional entries to the long list of remnants, tributes, and hidden secrets. Also new in this … Continue reading

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59th Anniversary of Disneyland’s Opening Day

We’ll let the historians debate whether opening day for Disneyland was July 17th, when the live TV broadcast and dedication was made, or July 18th, when the first public ticket was admitted through the gate. Either way, it’s a pretty … Continue reading

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