A rare visit to Club 33 in Disneyland

  Our Disney loving family fell in love with the idea of being Club 33 members from the time we learned of the club inside Disneyland. The private club is located next to the Blue Bayou restaurant and is only open to members and their guests. We put our names on the wait list in 2005 and never received any correspondence from Disneyland regarding the club. Finally, in 2012, we received a golden envelope with the Club 33 logo. Opening the envelope was a monumental moment for us. Over 7 Read More... {Read More...}

Start your Disney day with Starbucks

In addition to my family, there are two things you can always count on bringing a smile to my face - Disney and coffee. During our most recent visit to Disneyland over the Fourth of July, we spent almost an entire day at California Adventure. We had breakfast at the Fiddler, Fifer & Practical Cafe and were able to start our Disney day with Starbucks. Family, Disney, and coffee all in the same place was the best way to start my morning. The cafe is the very first Starbucks inside a Read More... {Read More...}

Goofy’s Sky School in California Adventure, a perfect roller coaster for preschool aged children

During our most recent visit to Disneyland and California Adventure, my daughter discovered a new favorite attraction.  Goofy's Sky School is a perfect roller coaster for preschool aged children.  My daughter has been begging to ride California Screamin' for several years but we have quite awhile before she is tall enough for the big coaster.  During our last visit she was just the right size for Goofy's Sky School.  She was very excited when we told her there was a Read More... {Read More...}

Fun at the California Adventure Pixar Play Parade

Our family visited Disneyland over the Fourth of July this year and were able to spend almost an entire day in California Adventure.  Normally my daughter is more interested in riding the attractions than stopping to see a parade but when I promised seeing a few characters from the new Monsters University movie, she couldn't wait to see a parade.  We had so much fun at the California Adventure Pixar Play Parade. We sat on the sidewalk directly in front of the parade route Read More... {Read More...}