Christmas Archive

Illuminations: Peace on Earth Photo

Illuminations: Reflections of Earth with the Peace on Earth tag is one of my favorite aspects of Christmas at Walt Disney World. One of my other favorite aspects is the Osborne Lights. Unfortunately, we only had one night last weekend to try to see both. Disney’s Hollywood Studios closed at 8 pm and Epcot closed

Disney World Christmas Facebook Covers

These festive Walt Disney World Christmas Facebook Covers will give a little holiday cheer to your Facebook Timeline! We’ve had several requests for Christmas timeline covers, so we thought we’d start our seasonal sets with Christmas timeline cover photos from Walt Disney World. While we have some of the big things covered, please let me

PHOTOS: Disneyland’s Christmas Tree

At 60 feet tall, Disneyland’s Christmas tree towers over Main Street! Since 2008, Disney has used an artificial tree that is custom built for Disneyland in an effort to make its decorations more eco-friendly. This green Christmas movement has reduced Disneyland’s energy consumption on the Christmas tree by 50 percent.  Disneyland’s Main Street, USA Christmas

Disneyland Paris’ Main Street at Christmas

We recently spent a few days at Disneyland Resort Paris, and were absolutely blown away by the resort–mostly due to its Disneyland park, which is currently celebrating both Christmas and its 20th anniversary. While Disneyland Paris still suffers from many of its problems that have been documented over the last several years, we were surprised

Christmas (Season) Is Here!

I suspect that when half of you groaned when you read that title, and the other half of you smiled. There seems to be a pretty even split on the “issue” of Christmas before Thanksgiving: half are in the spirit right after Halloween, and half don’t want to hear or see anything Christmas until the

Spooky Haunted Mansion Holiday

Prior to visiting Disneyland last November, we had never experienced Haunted Mansion Holiday. After hearing a lot about it online, we were both excited to see it because it was something different, even though neither of us are Tim Burton fans. This, combined with experiencing holiday “overlays” in the vein of Mickey’s Jingle Jungle Parade

D23 Magic & Merriment Review

We attended D23’s Magic & Merriment in December 2010 at Walt Disney World. The three day event was held in early December, and overall, was a fun time. In 2012, Magic & Merriment will be two separate 2-day events. This review is of the 2010 Magic & Merriment. UPDATE: We attended again in 2011 and