Category Archives: Christmas

Holiday Decor at Disney’s Contemporary Resort

Holiday Decor at Disney's Contemporary Resort 1 This past weekend we hopped on the monorail to visit some of the resorts and check out the holiday decor.  Sometimes people are looking for something cheap and fun to do while visiting Walt Disney World.  Visiting the resorts to see the holiday decor is a top on my family’s list.  Yes we are local, but when family comes to visit and they aren’t quite into the parks as much as we are, visiting the res Continue Reading

Toy Story Tree Topper Craft ~ How to Make it!

Toy Story Tree Topper Craft ~ How to Make it! 9 For Toy Story Fans! Here’s another great Christmas craft idea from Disney Family! It’s a Toy Story Tree Topper! What You’ll Need: Red, yellow and blue construction paper Gold holiday stems Large floral wire Hot glue Wire cutters Pencil Scissors How To Make It: 1. Start by cutting out a large blue circle and a slightly smaller yellow circle. Use mason jar lids or cups of different sizes to trace out Continue Reading

Disney’s 3 Versions of A Christmas Carol

Disney's 3 Versions of A Christmas Carol 10 Photo Courtesy of IMDB Since publication in 1843, Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol has been adapted for film and television countless times incountless different ways. From musical interpretations to animation and modern-day versions, watching their favorites of this beloved Christmas tale is a must for millions around the world each year. Disney is no stranger to Dickens’ classic story, having made three ver Continue Reading

Holiday Traditions~Decorating the Christmas Tree

Holiday Traditions~Decorating the Christmas Tree 14 The one thing that I love about the holidays is that almost every family has their own traditions.  No matter what holiday they celebrate, there are special traditions that families share together.  One of the traditions we have in our family is purchasing a new Disney ornament after we put up our Christmas tree.  We normally put our tree up and then head down to Disney Springs and go to the Christmas store to f Continue Reading

Do you Disney Deck the Halls?

Do you Disney Deck the Halls? 24 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

Festively Fun Treats at Amorette’s Patisserie, #DisneySprings

Festively Fun Treats at Amorette's Patisserie, #DisneySprings 28 The holiday fun is happening all across Walt Disney World. From decorations, to merchandise, to festive holiday treats! Over at Disney Springs, Amorette’s Patisserie has gotten in on the holiday celebrations as well. Amorette’s Patisserie is debuting a few Instagram-worthy holiday treats—swing by and check out the new “Winter Wonderland” and “Spice Plum” petite cakes, macaron Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Animal Kingdom

Holiday Decor at Animal Kingdom 34 The one thing I love about the holidays at Walt Disney World is that each park and resort have a different spin on the decor.  It’s not like each park and resort has the same tree and the same style of decorations.  They are all so different.  Yesterday we went to Animal Kingdom to see the decorations and to celebrate Mickey and Minnie’s 90th Birthday. You can’t miss the tree when you go thro Continue Reading

Holiday festivities and Santa return to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort

Holiday festivities and Santa return to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort 46 Santa and Mrs. Claus return for their annual vacation, bringing holiday décor and festivities throughout the season Santa, Mrs. Claus and their elf, Kandy Kane, return for their annual holiday vacation to the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, Santa’s favorite resort, as part of the resort’s 2018 holiday season celebration. In addition to the meet and greets with the North Pole visitors in their vacati Continue Reading

Christmas “Site” Seeing at Fort Wilderness

Christmas "Site" Seeing at Fort Wilderness 49 Every year, Disney finds new ways to bring the Christmas spirit to guests. From adding new experiences to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party to magical decor at each park and resort, there’s no better time to visit Walt Disney World or Disneyland than Christmas. It’s fun to see how each resort decorates and celebrates the holiday in a different way. Everybody knows about the beautiful gingerbread houses at t Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ #VeryMerry and More!

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ #VeryMerry and More! 52 Happy Wednesday Everyone! This past week has been a whirlwind of events, and it’s continuing! There was a Disney Springs Christmas event on Thursday. I’ve been to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party last Friday, and am going back for another media night tomorrow. Saturday we went to Hollywood Studios to see the Flurry of Fun festivities. Today was the IAAPA breakfast with Bob Chapek, and tonight Continue Reading

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade #verymerry

Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade #verymerry 59 Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party kicked off this past weekend and we were there on Friday evening. Disney really knows how to do Christmas. The party offers holiday fireworks, cookies and snacks, a stage show, a parade and more! Let’s focus on the parade! Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade really brings together the spirit of the season, combined with the magic of Disney. It’s wonderful! You can w Continue Reading