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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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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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What to Get The Disney Dad in Your Family for Father’s Day? I have a suggestion

If you haven’t yet noticed, Father’s Day is fast approaching. If you have a Disney Dad in your family, may I recommend my book Dispatch From Disneyland as the perfect gift. It’s full of stories, essays, and interesting facts about … Continue reading

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A Very Special Tribute to It’s A Small World

Today is the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney’s classic attraction “it’s a small world.” To celebrate, I would like to share with you a story set in the famed attraction when it’s in its most twinkly phase at Disneyland – … Continue reading

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