Preparing for Walt Disney World

Every time I go to Walt Disney World, it’s so easy to make it into a whirlwind tour of the favorite attractions. It’s so hard to slow down, and just soak in the fun of the parks. To drink in the colors and lights. To savor those smells and tastes and build up those memories. [...]

Farewell Mickey’s Toontown Fair

It seems to me that everyone in the Disney community is bidding farewell to Mickey’s Toontown Fair right now, and I figured I should also offer my thoughts. Ironically, until about a year ago these thoughts and opinions would have been totally different. But now, I have 2 small children.As I’ve said before, I’ve been [...]

Becoming more ‘Tangled’ up in Disney

So I’m sitting at my desk, digging through code while listening to podcasts on my phone, and up pops the Reduced Shakespeare Company Podcast Episode 212, Disney’s ‘Tangled’ Rapunzel and Episode 213. Epic Two-Parter. It got me to thinking about the night I saw this movie, and the impression it made on me.Let me begin [...]

Reliving a Chocolate Memory

One thing I wanted to do with my blog is also comment on other podcasts that trigger a memory of my own.This week, on the Inside the Magic podcast, Ricky took a weekend trip up to Hershey Park. In the show, he talks about his time in the parks, but specifically spends a good portion [...]

Memory 018 – IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth

This episode is little late because I just got back from a week vacation to a part of the country where Cell Phones, Computers, and Internet were not a part of everyday life.Traci and I just spent a week in Greenville, Maine near Moosehead Lake (that's in Northern Maine). Out here, we hiked, slept, and [...]

Memory 004 – ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter / Stitch’s Great Escape!

2 audio clips again this episode.In Stereo ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter (1998, 2001) – A complete ride through of the now retired Magic Kingdom attractionIn Binaural Stitches Great Escape (2006) – Complete recordings of all three phases of this attractionPodcast Type: Stereo & Binaural AudioPodcast Length: 40:23