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Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Interview with Ashley Eckstein!

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Interview with Ashley Eckstein! 1 I had the pleasure of being able to interview my idol, Ashley Eckstein! She’s the sweetest person you will ever meet! If you are unsure who she is, she is the voice of Ahsoka Tano on Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels. She also has a clothing line, called Her Universe, which is “geek” inspired clothes from Star Wars to Dr. Who, tailored to woman and young grls. I of course had to start by asking Continue Reading

Who Is Fulcrum? Find out This Weekend During Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Who Is Fulcrum? Find out This Weekend During Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios 2 From Shawn Slater, Communications Manager, Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Creative Entertainment and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. The crew of the Ghost has received a transmission from the mysterious Fulcrum, advising that Ahsoka Tano herself – the one and only Ashley Eckstein – will be making special appearances today through Sunday, June 7, as part of Star Wars Weekends. Ashley will be the guest of host Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ School’s Almost Out!

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ School's Almost Out! 3 Happy Wednesday Main Streeters! I hope you’re all doing well! We’re busy as usual but doing great! School is almost out here in Central Florida, and I have two boys who are thrilled about that. The school year felt pretty long, and of course cuts into fun time, so we’re looking forward to the break. Last weekend was a hot one around town. It’s been humid, and the parks have been crowded, Continue Reading

Don’t Be “That Guy” at Disney, Star Wars Weekends Edition

Don't Be "That Guy" at Disney, Star Wars Weekends Edition 4   It’s been awhile, so we’re overdue for our next “That Guy” article! This round of “guys” are inspired by Star Wars Weekends.  This year is the first year that our family got to attend Star Wars Weekends at the Studios, and I have to say, “That Guy” is everywhere.  The force is strong with them….. Please keep in mind, this series of blogs are meant for Continue Reading

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Countdown to Star Wars Weekends: Weekend Two Fun!

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Countdown to Star Wars Weekends: Weekend Two Fun! 5 Star Wars Weekends is flying fast! It’s already weekend three! I thought I would share some of our weekend two fun! My mom, brother, and sister got to go on Friday. I sadly had state testing that day. That’s okay though! I had a super fun Saturday! We had back-to-back shows that day: Stars of the Saga and An Ewoks Tale. I must say, I was a little worried that An Ewoks Tale would be a little boring, but I was p Continue Reading

#DisneyKids: How Little Ones Can Make the Most of Star Wars Weekends

#DisneyKids: How Little Ones Can Make the Most of Star Wars Weekends 6 From Jamie Langdon, Social Media Manager and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is an annual event that features activities for all ages, so even the youngest family members can join in on the fun. All three of my little girls are huge fans of the characters from both the original films and the new Star Wars Rebels series on Disney XD, so it is a huge treat for the Continue Reading

Yoda Pom Pom Craft Idea!

Yoda Pom Pom Craft Idea! 7 Well, as you know, we’re in the midst of Star Wars Weekends at Walt Disney World. In keeping with that theme, I found this cute Yoda craft from Disney Family and thought I’d share with you! Enjoy…. and May the Force Be With You! You don’t have to be a Jedi to make friends with Yoda. All you need is some green and brown yarn and you can make a cuddly and slightly fuzzy version of the Jedi Maste Continue Reading

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Countdown to Star Wars Weekends: Weekend One = SUCCESS!

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Countdown to Star Wars Weekends: Weekend One = SUCCESS! 8 Weekend one of Star Wars Weekends has passed and we are now in weekend 2! I thought I would share a really successful first weekend! On Friday, we headed down on opening day. We got there early to ride some rides and to get a spot for the parade! We thought that it would be fun to watch it from the back, where the celebrities go to get in their cars to ride back up to the front. You’ll never guess what happened! Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ The Force is Strong this Week!

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ The Force is Strong this Week! 9 Happy Wednesday Main Streeters! It’s time for our weekly check in on what’s been happening down here in sunny Florida! It’s been sunny and HOT here in the land of Mickey Mouse and palm trees! I’ve been seeing photos from family and friends back home in Michigan, and the weather looks lovely there as well. Seeing this makes me a little homesick. Springtime in Michigan was always a favorit Continue Reading

Star Wars Weekends, Symphony in the Stars Fireworks

Star Wars Weekends, Symphony in the Stars Fireworks 10 As most of you know, Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios have officially begun.  The park was crowded, and filled with Star Wars enthusiasts who look forward to this time of year each May.  For us, it was our first visit to Star Wars weekends, and we weren’t sure what to expect.  We do have Star Wars fans in our house, and even though I’m not as up on the fandom as they are, I was Continue Reading

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Countdown to Star Wars Weekends: “Survival Kit”

Disney from a Teen’s Perspective: Countdown to Star Wars Weekends: “Survival Kit” 11 Star Wars Weekends has finally fallen upon us, and I thought I would share my Star Wars Weekends Survival Kit! You of course need your Star Wars bag to carry all of your necessities! For us, we carry my little brothers Darth Vader backpack. My family is big on the dark side so you have to make sure to support your side in every shape and form. You need all of your autographing necessities. We like to carry charact Continue Reading