Category Archives: Toys

Mickey Mouse Battery Western Choo-Choo Train

Walt Disney, and by extension Mickey Mouse, both had a fascination with trains. From models to backyard ride-on layouts to a ‘full-sized’ railway around Disneyland, Walt played with every size of locomotive he could! And so it’s not surprising that … Continue reading

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Disleelandia’s 1,000th POST Extravaganza

“It all started with a toy.” I think everyone has fond memories of a toy from their childhood. For me, I had a plush Snoopy that I slept with every night. The feeling of comfort and safety that old dog … Continue reading

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Pixar’s CARS 3 Joe Don Jackson Die Cast

Joe Don Jackson appears only in the sequel Cars 3 where he is depicted as a vintage racer who competed in the Piston Cup Racing Series with the number 7, during the famous race where Doc. Hudson crashed. He was sponsored by Po’Tater’s … Continue reading

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1977 Gabriel Industries Mickey Mouse on Tricycle

A very good friend of mine gave me this toy. It was his favorite, but as he neared the end of his life, he wanted me to have it as he knew I was an avid Disney collector. That way, … Continue reading

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Found Disney: Toy Display at Vancouver International Airport

I recently visited the Vancouver International Airport to drop off a relative for Departure to Ontario. While waiting for him to be processed through Customs, I happened to notice a wonderful display of Disney collectibles! Unfortunately, I was stuck on … Continue reading

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Funko Mystery Minis Launchpad McQuack Vinyl Figure

“If it’s got wings, I can crash it!” – Launchpad McQuack Launchpad is an anthropomorphic duck, and is one of the tallest and bulkiest characters in the Disneyverse. He dresses like an old-fashioned pilot, with a scarf, goggles, a helmet, … Continue reading

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Pixar’s CARS – Leroy Traffik with Snow Tires Die Cast

Into every small town must come a guy who is just passing through. He’s not interested in stopping for gas, in soaking up the local atmosphere, or buying a souvenir. So don’t ask him! He’ll just set his car alarm … Continue reading

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Found Disney: Miscellaneous Mickey Mouse Merchandise

Try saying that three times fast! I love to browse through antique malls and charity shops looking for the next treasure to add to my growing collection. But there are times when I find things that are just not cool … Continue reading

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Disney-themed PEZ Dispensers

PEZ was first marketed as a compressed peppermint sweet in Vienna, Austria, in 1927 by Eduard Haas III. The name PEZ is an abbreviation of PfeffErminZ (German for peppermint). I bet you always wanted to know that! By now, everyone is aware of PEZ, … Continue reading

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Mouseketoys Goofy Vinyl Doll or Plush

I have far too many plush figures. And I say this after having sold or donated several dozen. But every once in a while a new-to-me plush comes along that I can’t resist. Usually it’s a version of Goofy, my … Continue reading

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