Tag Archives: Balloons

Found Disney: More Disney-themed Helium Balloons

Once more into the department store, my friends! And onward to the party with more Disney-themed helium balloons: Mickey gives a sideways glance at me as I take his picture just hanging around the rafters of my local department store. … Continue reading

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History 101: Mickey Mouse Welcomes the SS Normandie

Mickey was just over 5 years old when he first appeared in the famous Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade in 1934. One year later he would welcome the equally famous Ocean Liner the SS Normandie when it sailed into New York Harbor … Continue reading

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Found Disney: Disney-themed Helium Balloons

I’ve been keeping my eyes open when I’m out and about lately to see what Disney-themed merchandise I can find. You would think it would be everywhere, but sometimes, you have to look up. That certainly was the case when … Continue reading

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Pixar’s UP Pencil Holder with 6 Pencils

A quick trip to the Disney Store added several new items to my collection. My wife and I really enjoyed the Pixar movie UP but have found that it doesn’t always get as well represented in the merchandise department as … Continue reading

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TOP 5 Things Disney Wouldn’t Do Today

Things were much different in the 1950’s and even in the 1970’s when it came to acceptable practices. Construction projects were rushed to completion with minimal thought to safety. And nothing was off-limits for entertainment if it put a smile … Continue reading

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Mickey Solar-Powered Bobble

Guest Blogger: Gaylin A few trips ago, maybe in 2005, I picked up this Mickey Solar-Powered Bobble from the Disney Sunshine Friends collection: . I love this guy. He sat in my living room quietly bobbling back and forth until … Continue reading

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