Category Archives: Mickey Mouse

Graduation Gift Ideas For Your Grad

Graduation Gift Ideas For Your Grad 1 It’s a bittersweet time for me as my oldest is about to graduate high school this year.  With graduation just around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about graduation gifts.  So what do you get the graduating Disney fan?  Well let’s see what we can find. How about this adorable “Graduation Mickey” from Jim Shore?  You can find it on the Shop Disney website for $44.95. For Continue Reading

Mickey & Minnie Cookie Dough Crispy Valentine’s Day Pops

Mickey & Minnie Cookie Dough Crispy Valentine's Day Pops 7 Love is in the air with these adorable Mickey and Minnie Cookie Dough Crispy Pops for Valentine’s Day!  This is a fun and delicious treat to make with your little ones this Valentine’s Day!  Thanks Disney Family for the great recipe! Happy baking! Ingredients 3 Tbsp. unsalted butter 1 (10 oz.) package large marshmallows 6 cups crisped rice cereal 1 1/2 sticks unsalted butter 1 cup brown sugar Continue Reading

Mickey True Original Merch

Mickey True Original Merch 9 Collectors and Mickey aficionados rejoice! There is no shortage of Mouse Merch rolling out at the parks to celebrate Mickey’s 90th Birthday. The buzz around new park products and the lines to purchase said items have been heavily reported on. Many times the demand is so high that the coveted items sell out in an hour and take weeks to be restocked, if they are ever brought back at all; prime example the most Continue Reading

Mickey Valentine Cookies

Mickey Valentine Cookies 12 It’s almost Valentine’s Day and that means making some of your favorite treats to share with our loved ones.   Who doesn’t love those little conversations hearts on Valentine’s Day?  So what’s better than combining those with our love of Mickey Mouse.  Check out this great recipe from the Disney Family website. Mickey Valentine Cookies   Serves 30 Ingredients DOUGH: 1 Continue Reading

Part Two – Mickey: The True Original Exhibition

Part Two - Mickey: The True Original Exhibition 13 Erika’s Note: Please enjoy part two of this guest blog from fellow Main Streeters, Lisa and Christian Porter! A huge thank you to them for contributing to TMSM’s original content. As previously mentioned, the exhibit features rooms dedicated to Steamboat Willie, Plane Crazy, Fantasia, The Band Concert, the Ink and Paint Department at the Animation Studios, the Mickey Mouse Club (all three iterations p Continue Reading

Mickey: The True Original Exhibition – Part One

Mickey: The True Original Exhibition - Part One 20 Erika’s Note: One of my favorite things about Meet Up is getting to know Main Streeters who want to contribute to our blog, and learning about their love of Disney through their diverse experiences. I had the pleasure of meeting Lisa and Christian Porter at our last event, and they volunteered to write a guest blog about visiting the ‘Mickey: The True Original Exhibition’ in New York City. Please Continue Reading

You don’t want to miss this! Exclusive True Original Mickey Merch Collaborations for every Disney fan.

You don't want to miss this! Exclusive True Original Mickey Merch Collaborations for every Disney fan. 25 Happy Thursday Main Streeters and Welcome Back! In less than a week the Big Cheese himself officially turns the big 9-0. Sunday, November 18th is Mickey’s actual birthday, but let’s be honest, the Mouse has been celebrating this milestone birthday for a few weeks now. Earlier in November, we got Mickey’s 90th Spectacular, a 2-hour primetime event celebrating Mickey that included star studded musical performan Continue Reading

My Favorite Disney Memory – What is yours?

My Favorite Disney Memory - What is yours? 34 Who remembers the morning show that used to take place every morning to open Magic Kingdom? It was my absolute favorite! The Mayor of Main Street, USA would come out and welcome everyone, the dancers/singers would perform, the train would roll in with the characters, and that one family would walk out to join in the countdown. How lucky were those people that got picked? Speaking from experience, super lucky! I had Continue Reading

Disney Celebrates 90 Years Of Mickey Mouse With Worldwide Festivities

Disney Celebrates 90 Years Of Mickey Mouse With Worldwide Festivities 36 The Party Begins Next Week with a Fashion Show Inside Disneyland, Inspired by Mickey’s “True Original” Personality, Featuring the Spring 2018 Collection from the Fashion Brand Opening Ceremony® ABC to Air Primetime Mickey Mouse Special This Fall; Disney Channel to Debut Season Five of the Emmy® Award-Winning Mickey Mouse Shorts; Disney Parks Around the World to Host the World’s Biggest Mouse Party; and Mu Continue Reading

In Celebration Of Mickey’s 90th Birthday, The D23 Gold Member Gift

In Celebration Of Mickey's 90th Birthday, The D23 Gold Member Gift 37 This year, Disney is celebrating the 90th birthday of the one and only,  Mickey Mouse.  In honor of his birthday, D23 along with the Walt Disney Archive has created a special gift for their Gold members to enjoy.  This box, “Walt Disney’ Mickey Mouse” is just amazing for any Mickey or Disney collector.  The box contains 23 (D23 – 23 see how they did that?) meticulously reproduced items t Continue Reading

No More (knockoff) Mickey?

No More (knockoff) Mickey? 47 We’ve all seen them. The Mickey and Minnie that show up at children’s birthday parties, slightly resembling the originals but off just enough to make them creepy looking. Now Disney is taking issue with these knockoffs and has even filed a lawsuit against a New York company, Characters for Hire. Lawsuits against unlicensed use of studio’s characters happen all too often, but this lawsuit is unique. Although C Continue Reading