Tag Archives: Theme Parks

The View from the Front of a Monorail in WDW

We have to step into our Time Machine in order to ride in the front of a Monorail at the Walt Disney Resort now. But back in 2007, my wife and I had the privilege of being right up front … Continue reading

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Photo Spot: Great Egret In Frontierland

Disney does a great job of simulating life. Whether it be through animation or animatronics, sometimes you have to look twice to determine what is real and what is just an illusion. But I assure you that the Great Egret … Continue reading

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Buck Owens Vs. The Country Bear Jamboree – How Long?

How Long Will My Baby Be Gone? That’s the musical question that Buck Owens tried to answer way back in 1968. The song was the last of eight number one singles on the country chart for the man who would … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola WDW 15th Anniversary Pin Set

I’d like to buy the world a homeand furnish it with lovegrow apple trees and honey beesand snow white turtle dovesI’d like to each the world to singin perfect harmonyI’d like to buy the world a cokeand keep it companythat’s … 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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Disney’s Orange Bird Reproduction Pin-back Button

It may only be the size of a quarter, but this Orange Bird reproduction pin-back button is big on cuteness and hugs! It’s fun to see the Orange Bird wearing a pair of Mickey Ears! And he has his little … Continue reading

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Walt Disney’s Orange Bird Pin on Card

The little Orange Bird is a Disney character first created in 1969 with a debut in 1970 as the mascot for the Florida Citrus Commission. He was created to promote The Sunshine State’s commercial interests in exchange for them sponsoring the Enchanted Tiki Room attraction and Sunshine … Continue reading

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Funko Minis Disneyland 65th Hook on Peter Pan Attraction

It may be a pirate’s life for Captain Hook, but it’s a collector’s job for me! I never wanted a large collection of Funko Pop! vinyl figures. However, they keep coming out with interesting designs and concepts, like this Funko … Continue reading

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Disneyland & Disney’s California Adventure Pressed Pennies

‘Smashed Penny’ or ‘Pressed Penny’. It depends on where you live as to what you would call these copper tokens made out of your discarded money. Last I checked it was illegal to deface anything legal tender. But every Disney … Continue reading

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Vintage Walt Disney World Thermo-Serv Stein

It’s time to fill our mugs and drink our fill of old timey goodness! This vintage Walt Disney World stein from the 1970s or early 1980s is just too cool. It may not be the one item that jumps off … Continue reading

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