John Frost

Field of Dreams?

Miceage chimes in today with a brief look at some of the goings on at Disneyland as the 50th Anniversary Celebration looms ever closer. Having not been back to Walt’s park in way too long (this is approaching the longest stretch for me in the… Read More »Field of Dreams?

One CM at WDW

Meet Dustin. Dustin is a Cast Member at Epcot. He’s part of the College Program and he has a blog. I’m fascinated by the experiences of everyday Cast Members. How do they motivate themselves everyday? What kind of jobs do they enjoy? What don’t they like about their work? etc…. I personally have never worked for the mouse, but I would like to someday when the timing is right. So in the meantime, I follow a number of these online journals placed out there for the world to read by Disney Cast Members.

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TPI: Best of Awards

Theme Park Insider has announced their reader’s choice awards for the previous year. The parks with the largest visitor numbers would have a natural advantage in reader’s choice polls, and this years winners shows no exceptions to that rule. However, The choice of Disneyland Resort’s… Read More »TPI: Best of Awards

Happiest Place???

Everybody remembers their first trip to Disney World a little differently. Most recall stories of wonder or excitement. Here’s a first visit remembrance that is different from all the rest and gave me a good chuckle.

WWWD?

This Independence Day, when our fellow countrymen and women are off half-way around the world fighting to restore human rights and dignity in multiple countries (Bosnia, Afganistan, Iraq, Sudan (soon?)), I feel more emotionally wrapped up in the status of our nation than I have… Read More »WWWD?

Blast from the Past

One of the web’s best attributes is when it is acting as an archive of past activities. I’ve visited Mona’s WDWCP stories page many times over the years — usually when I’m about to plan a trip to Disney World and want to get in… Read More »Blast from the Past

A fool and his summer vacation

The Motley Fool, whose economic opinion I value highly, presents columnist Rick Aristotle Munarriz who has weighed in on some recent visits to Orange County’s two largest themeparks – Knott’s Berry Farm and the Disneyland Resort. The results are quite interesting. He also puts in… Read More »A fool and his summer vacation

Mickey Pretzels

For anyone who has tasted them, it’s hard to disagree with Jenn’s assessment that Mickey Mouse Pretzels from Disneyland are the absolute best. At only $2.69 (at last check) for a full size bag, it’s one of the best deals in the park too. Wish… Read More »Mickey Pretzels