Tag Archives: Food

Mickey Mouse as A VENDOR – Moving Toys

Take a seat, kids, this is going to be a longer one! But don’t worry, if you supply the drinks, I’ll supply the snacks! Well, not me exactly, but Mickey Mouse will serve up some popped corn, burgers, fries, and … Continue reading

Posted in Characters, Collectibles, Disney Store, Food, Toys | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Emperor’s New Groove Coffee Mug with Swivel Feature

In the year 2000, Disney released The Emperor’s New Groove, a little movie nobody knew how to take. I loved it! The general idea is that Emperor Kuzco is turned into a llama by his ex-administrator Yzma, and must now … Continue reading

Posted in Animation, Anniversaries, Ceramics, Characters, Collectibles, Disney Store, Food, Kitchen | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Mickey Mouse Disney Character Tankard Series

When you think of drinking out of a stein or tankard you might think of Germany. Octoberfest is a fun time where beer flows freely and interesting drinking goblets abound! But the tankard I’m featuring in this post is from … Continue reading

Posted in Ceramics, Characters, Collectibles, Food | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Burger King TOY STORY Kid’s Meal Toys – Part Two

Welcome back to Part Two of our look at the eight toys released by Burger King to delight kids (and disneyana collectors) and bribe parents into buying more fast food. Hey, we all have to have a purpose. Before continuing, … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Animation, Characters, Collectibles, Figurines, Food, Movies, Pixar, Promotions, Restaurants, Toys | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Burger King TOY STORY Kid’s Meal Toys – Part One

When we think of finding cool toys in Kid’s Meal boxes, we seem to automatically defer to the MacDonald’s line of merchandise in the iconic Happy Meals. But the partnership between the Mouse and the Clown wasn’t the only alliance … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Animation, Characters, Collectibles, Figurines, Food, Movies, Pixar, Promotions, Restaurants, Toys, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Funko Pop! Town BOB’S BIG BOY with Restaurant

Bob’s Big Boy is a restaurant chain founded by Bob Wian in Southern California in 1936, originally named Bob’s Pantry. By August 2019, only five Bob’s Big Boy Restaurants remained in operation, all in Southern California. The Bob’s Big Boy Restaurant located at 4211 Riverside Drive in Burbank, … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Characters, Collectibles, Figurines, Food, Merchandise, Restaurants | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Snow White Themed HI-HO DINER in Windsor, ON

Remember back in the day when Walt Disney was just starting out? Remember when it was fairly easy to get the rights to use Disney Characters? Well, have I got a case-in-point for you! The Hi-Ho Diner (sign pictured above) … Continue reading

Posted in Animation, Characters, Food, Movies, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bronze Mickey Drink Coaster – Walt Disney World

Disney likes to stay with what works when it comes to merchandising. Small and inexpensive souvenirs have been a mainstay at the Parks and an obvious money maker for the Mouse! Bronze keepsakes proliferated in the early days of Walt … Continue reading

Posted in Characters, Collectibles, Food, Merchandise, Walt Disney World | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Pixar’s UP Cookie Jar with Balloons

And the wedding anniversary buying continues with something for me this time. Last time we saw two Pandora charms for the wife. So in the spirit of equal time, we visited shopDisney.com again and found this wonderful cookie jar: Very … Continue reading

Posted in Animation, Ceramics, Collectibles, Food, Kitchen, Merchandise, Movies, Pixar | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Fast Food’s Ronald MacDonald Caricatures

The wonderful thing about art, especially caricature, is that you can go in so many different directions with a subject or character. No two artists will ever produce the same interpretation! In this post, I wanted to show that even … Continue reading

Posted in Advertising, Artwork, Characters, Food | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment