Author Archives: Erika

Sanaa Inspired Butter Chicken Instant Pot Recipe

Sanaa Inspired Butter Chicken Instant Pot Recipe 1 Happy Thursday Main Streeters. Welcome Back! In an effort to stick to our healthy resolutions, we over here at TMSM have been trying out some recipes in the instant pot cooker. If you aren’t familiar with what that is, it’s like a crock pot and a pressure cooker had a baby to help you cut down on your cooking time and serve flavorful meals. This got me thinking, what Disney dishes can I cook in the inst Continue Reading

Disney Designer – Limited Edition ColourPop Collection

Disney Designer - Limited Edition ColourPop Collection 5 A couple months ago, just when you thought the merchandise Disney was putting out couldn’t be any cuter, they gave us the limited edition Disney Designer ColourPop Collection. If you are scratching your head wondering what the heck that is; ladies, prepare to have your mind blown, and gentlemen, you’re going to want to pay attention because this collection makes for a fantastic “any occasion” Continue Reading

Survey Says: Calories Don’t Count at Disney!

Survey Says: Calories Don't Count at Disney! 11 Research indicates that the three most common new years resolutions are to diet/eat healthier, followed by exercise more, and lose weight.  If I lost 1 pound for every single time I made those promises to myself during the year, well, let’s just say I would be negative pounds. Now here we are, shuffling into the second week of the new year, and many of us are planning our Disney trips out, making dining rese Continue Reading

Disney’s Magic of Storytelling Sweepstakes

Disney's Magic of Storytelling Sweepstakes 13 Here at The Main Street Mouse we believe in the magic of storytelling and the importance of literacy, just like Disney does. We work hard to bring you original and engaging family focused Disney content on our blog. In fact, these things are so near and dear to us that Michele wrote not one, but two books to share the magic; one is the story of Moving to Main Street U.S.A, and the other is a fantastic new children& Continue Reading

3 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Plan Your Disney Vacation in 2019

Pluto Luggage Happy Thursday and Happy New Year Main Streeters. Welcome back! Let’s start my regularly scheduled Thursday blogs for the year with a little lore before I get into the most important topic of all – your 2019 Disney vacation plans. In my culture, there is a New Year’s Eve superstition that if you run around your neighborhood block with a suitcase it will bring you good fortune for travel in the coming year. I Continue Reading

CONTEST WINNER – ‘Twas the Night Before Meet Up

CONTEST WINNER - 'Twas the Night Before Meet Up 18 Happy Thursday Main Streeters! Right before Meet-Up we issued a contest challenge and we have a WINNER! Congratulations to Jaclyn Reel who wins custom created ears from Imagineering Emporium! Here is her winning submission. We hope you all enjoy it as we round out the Holiday celebrations and get ready to welcome the New Year! ‘Twas the Night before Meet Up, and all through the Pirate of the Caribbean , Not an Continue Reading

DIY Disney Dot Mug

DIY Disney Dot Mug 19 Happy Thursday Main Streeters and Welcome Back! We are almost half way through December and with Christmas rapidly approaching, you may find yourself in a pinch for a truly special, but budget friendly Disney gift. We here at The Main Street Mouse have you covered, especially because the weather is gradually becoming colder; at least for us Floridians. Northerners have been playing in snow for weeks, so this DIY Di Continue Reading

CONTEST OPPORTUNITY – ‘Twas the Night Mad Lib

CONTEST OPPORTUNITY - ‘Twas the Night Mad Lib 22 Happy Thursday Main Streeters! Welcome Back! ‘Twas the Night before Meet Up, quite literally, because tomorrow evening we have the kick off for the annual TMSM meet up at Disney Springs. I can’t tell you how excited staff is to meet so many fans and friends of TMSM. We do know that it’s difficult for some of our readers to make it out to events like these, so we decided to create a contest for everyone to get Continue Reading

Gearing Up for TMSM’s Big Meet Up

Gearing Up for TMSM's Big Meet Up 25 Happy Thursday Main Streeter’s, and welcome back! We have an incredible number of TMSM friends making the trek for our annual meet up next week, and we are all so very excited at the overwhelming response. If you’re traveling to be with us, or even if you’re local, we want you to be totally prepared for all the fun and excitement we have in store. So, how to do you gear up to spend time with us at Continue Reading

Do you Disney Deck the Halls?

Do you Disney Deck the Halls? 29 Hello Friends! The Thanksgiving leftovers are practically all gone, the Black Friday madness has died down, and all the Christmas decorations have taken over what seems like every major aisle in a variety of stores. We at The Main Street Mouse are always on the look out for Disney related items that bring that extra bit of magic to your home decor. Sure, Disney Parks and the Disney Store have a fantastic variety of Continue Reading

Practicing Gratitude – A Thanksgiving Message

Practicing Gratitude - A Thanksgiving Message 33 Happy Thanksgiving Main Streeters! Thanks for checking in with us tonight! If you were lucky enough to be at a Disney park today, I hope you got to enjoy Disney’s famous and most delicious turkey leg with your loved ones. If you’re catching up with us from the comforts of your home and suffering from Disney withdrawals, I hope you’re watching TMSM’s YouTube channel to get your Disney fix. Don’t forget to Continue Reading