Tag Archives: Disney Christmas

Christmas at Fort Wilderness

Christmas at Fort Wilderness 1 I’ve been sharing with you all season some of my favorite places to visit to check out the holiday decor.  Well, this next one is a hidden gem that not many people know about.  It’s Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground. So since we are local, we like to visit all the resorts and see the holiday decor.  Fort Wilderness is my all time favorite place to go.  We will be going out of town for Christmas Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Merry Christmas!

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Merry Christmas! 11 Happy Wednesday Everyone!  Can you believe that Christmas is next week already? For some reason, the Christmas season went by so much faster than Halloween did at Disney. Well, I suppose it’s because they do Halloween for a longer span of time, but regardless, it’s all been a blur. I love Christmas time, I’ve had my tree up since the first week of November… and now it’s almost here. C Continue Reading

Top Toys for the Holidays from ShopDisney.com

Top Toys for the Holidays from ShopDisney.com 16 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Steven Miller As a child, I spent countless hours in toy stores dreaming of which presents I wanted Santa Claus to leave under my family’s tree. With only a handful of days left to find that perfect toy for the holidays, I spoke with the ShopDisney.com team to learn which toys are this year’s must-have items. From classic Disney Princesses to heroes from a galaxy far, Continue Reading

Epcot International Festival of the Holidays Food Tasting

Epcot International Festival of the Holidays Food Tasting 17 Our annual TMSM Meetup was held at Epcot during the Festival of the Holidays and was the perfect opportunity to taste some of the great holiday offerings from around the world.  So myself and fellow staffer Corey Tucker, and our families, set out to sample as much as we could while everyone in the meetup was doing the big scavenger hunt. First up was Canada and the Yukon Holiday Kitchen.  We all got the Seared S Continue Reading

Jack Skellington / Sandy Claws Cookie Pops

Jack Skellington / Sandy Claws Cookie Pops 28 Here’s another great Christmas goodie recipe courtesy of Disney Family! Enjoy! What You’ll Need Chocolate sandwich cookies White chocolate melts Black chocolate melts straws or lollipop sticks Red and white taffy candy How To Make It Line a cookie sheet with foil. At the same time, microwave the white chocolate melts until a smooth consistency is achieved. Dip paper straw into the melted chocolate and pl Continue Reading

Holiday Monorail Crawl

Holiday Monorail Crawl 29 Who doesn’t love Walt Disney World during the holidays?  Disney always does an amazing job of decorating for the holidays. Each resort and park has their own theme and it’s so fun to see what they come up with for the holidays. Earlier in the season I wrote a blog about practicing patience in the parks this holiday season. Sometimes we need to take a break from the parks and do something different to get away Continue Reading

Holiday Decor at Wilderness Lodge

Holiday Decor at Wilderness Lodge 34 One of my favorite things to do during the holidays is to head over to the different resorts and check out the holiday decor.  Wilderness Lodge has one of the most beautiful Christmas trees.  It is just so grand and the atmosphere of the resort just makes you feel like you are somewhere up North. Sometimes you can park at the resort and let them know that you are just coming to look at the holiday decor, but when Continue Reading

By Golly, Enjoy These Jolly Magic Shots at Walt Disney World Resort

By Golly, Enjoy These Jolly Magic Shots at Walt Disney World Resort 41 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Lindsey Swift I recently shared the photo opportunities available during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom Park, but the festive photo fun doesn’t stop there! Disney PhotoPass Service can help you celebrate the spirit of the season all around Walt Disney World Resort. Below is just a sampling of the many seasonal Magic Shots available around the Res Continue Reading

Toy Story Tree Topper Craft ~ How to Make it!

Toy Story Tree Topper Craft ~ How to Make it! 42 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

Practicing Patience in the Parks this Holiday Season: Part 2 Navigating the Parks

Practicing Patience in the Parks this Holiday Season: Part 2 Navigating the Parks 43 The holidays at Walt Disney World are filled with magic, but with all that magic comes a lot of park guests.  The holiday season is one of the busiest times of the year and on some days, the parks may even reach capacity, so it is very important when traveling to Walt Disney World this holiday season, that you pack a lot of patience. Be prepared for the large crowds at all the parks.  Plan your Fast Passes in ad Continue Reading

‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration’ Airs Tonight 9|8c on ABC

‘The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration’ Airs Tonight 9|8c on ABC 48 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Gabriel Gibaldi It’s finally here! Disney Parks and ABC kick off the holiday season with a star-studded celebration showcasing incredible musical performances and special appearances at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida and Disneyland Resort in California. “The Wonderful World of Disney: Magical Holiday Celebration” airs tonight, Thursday, Nov. 29, at 9|8c on The Continue Reading