Uncle Walt

  • Walt and Lillian in a Photo Booth
    Walt and Lillian in a Photo Booth

    I am in love with this set of four photos capturing Walt and Lillian acting silly together in a photo booth. We don’t get to see them acting naturally together very often. Usually one or both of them in “on stage” in some way. Here they’re just like us, which,…

  • Keep Moving Forward
    Keep Moving Forward

    The second I saw this recently unearthed photo of uncle Walt, I knew just the quote to go with it. “We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths” – Walt Disney

  • Happy Birthday Walt!
    Happy Birthday Walt!

    Walt Disney would have been 110 years old today. The man was a lot more complicated than the ‘Uncle Walt’ character he created for public consumption. Here are a few books I recommend if you’re looking to gain more insight into the man who started it all: Walt before Mickey:…

  • Marceline – Walt’s Home Town Documentary
    Marceline – Walt’s Home Town Documentary

    Andy and Sara Neitzert have produced what looks to be a charming documentary film chronicling the history and life of Walt Disney’s “hometown” Marceline. They’ve just released a trailer and I love how it focuses on the people, not just the place. There are still many people in Marceline who…

  • $3.65 Million? How About My Soul Instead?
    $3.65 Million? How About My Soul Instead?

    Get ready, Mouseketeers, for the house that just hit the market. Photo courtesy Flickr user Loren Javier┬ávia CC-License Disney’s home from 1932-1950 in Los Feliz, CA, a beautiful four-bedroom estate built by Walt himself, is currently listed at $3.65 million, a small price to pay for such iconic residence. The…

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