Category Archives: Christmas at Disney

A December to Remember Part 4 – Christmas at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Jambo my friends! Christmas is literally days away, and I hope you’re feeling festive. The December to remember blog series comes to a close with a park and a lodge that is off the beaten path; Animal Kingdom and Animal Kingdom Lodge. Although this park doesn’t decorate extensively, what you will find when you visit is a wonderful signature Christmas tree at the front of the park with wooden ornament masks repr Continue Reading

Extending Kindness this Holiday Season (Disney style)

Tis the Season! It’s less than one week till Christmas Day. and a lot of us are busy doing last minute preparations. The hustle and bustle of the Christmas Season is crazy for so many people, and we get preoccupied with all the things we have to do. Disney is crazy busy this time of year as well! The lines are longer, the crowds are heavy, and guests tend to lose their patience at times because of how hectic Continue Reading

A December to Remember ~ Part 1 #disneyholidays

How did it become mid December already? It seems like the year just flew right by! It’s what many call, the most wonderful time of the year. While my favorite season to visit Disney revolves around when the leaves are changing colors and lit pumpkins pierce the night sky, others love visiting when there is something very merry in the air. That’s right, the Holiday Season at Walt Disney World. There is no short Continue Reading

Flashback Friday! Backstreet Bears, MVMCP! (fun video!)

It’s Friday and I thought it would be fun to do a TMSM Flashback post with one of my favorite moments we got on video since moving down here to Florida. In December of 2014 at the Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom, we went to the dance party at the Golden Horseshoe and caught this moment from the Country Bears. If you’re a fan of Disney AND Boy Bands, it’s a must see! Enjoy! Continue Reading

Tink’s Christmas Slipper Cookies

It’s baking season! The Holiday Season is upon us! Disney Parks are already celebrating Christmas in full swing, with return of their beautiful decorations, parades, and other festivities. So, being that Disney is in Christmas mode, I thought I’d do something festive as well, and share a cute little Christmas Cookie recipe from Disney Family! These Tink Slipper cookies are really cute, and don’t Continue Reading

Jack Skellington Cozy Cup Craft!

A lot of people love doing crafts during the holiday season, and this one that I found on Disney Family is pretty cute. Here’s how you can make your own Jack Skellington Cozy Cup craft! Perfect for hot cocoa or coffee! Download PDF ~ https://family.disney.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/Disney-Family_The-Nightmare-Before-Christmas_Jack-Skellington-Template.pdf Time: 30 Minutes What You’ll Need Disposable co Continue Reading

Mickey and Minnie Christmas Swirl Cookies

How cute are these? Tis the Season for sweets, goodies, and eating more than we probably should! So, since I’m indulging, I thought I’d help you do so too! These Mickey and Minnie Swirl Cookies can be made with basic sugar cookie dough. If you don’t want to make them from scratch, Betty Crocker has awesome pre-mixed dough in packet. All you have to do is add egg or water or whatever that kind cal Continue Reading

The Christmas Tree Trail, #DisneySprings ~ Photos

Last year, Disney Springs added the all new Christmas Tree Trail.  The trail had beautifully Disney themed Christmas trees, Disney “snow” and Christmas music… it was festively fun.  Well, this year the Christmas Tree Trail is back, and bigger and better than last year.  Take a peek!   In addition to the larger trail, Santa’s location has been moved here as well. Be sure to ch Continue Reading

After You Gobble Until You Wobble, It’s Time To Deck The Halls

Happy Day AfterThanksgiving Mainstreeters! I hope everyone has had a most wonderful turkey day! I know some are probably still in a food coma from what I hope has been a feast in the company of family or friends. If you are anything like my husband and I, we have been patiently waiting for the passing of Thanksgiving to partake in anything Christmas related. This includes any holiday DIY activities and putting up t Continue Reading

Millennium Falcon Gingerbread Starship ~ DIY

Attention Star Wars Fans! Here’s a great idea from our friends at Disney Family! There’s nothing more festive over the holidays than decorating gingerbread houses — the cinnamon spice aroma, the kids in their PJs, and everyone sneaking candy toppings. And for Disney families, that means baking up extra special gingerbread houses. Take your holiday to light speed with this Millennium Falcon Gingerbread St Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ #DisneyHolidays

Happy Wednesday Main Streeters! Let’s catch up and the latest here in Central Florida, shall we? Last weekend we made it over to Hollywood Studios to check out their new Christmas festivities. This year their theme is called “Flurry of Fun” and has a great addition with the Sunset Seasons Greetings. What’s that? Well, they have amazing projections up on the Tower of Terror that play througho Continue Reading