Disney “Quote of the Day!”

“The life and ventures of Mickey Mouse have been closely bound up with my own personal and professional life, “It is understandable that I should have sentimental attachment for the little personage who played so big a part in the course of Disney Productions and has been so happily accepted as an amusing friend wherever…

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Disney’s Quote of the Day

  “All cartoon characters and fables must be exaggeration, caricatures. It is the very nature of fantasy and fable.” Walt Disney

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Disney Fact!

  Neither Mickey Mouse nor the famed “Walt Disney” signature were  actually ever drawn by Walt Disney himself. Walt did sketch the original plans for the Mickey Mouse’s character,  the final design for Mickey was actually drawn by the famed Disney animator Ub Iwerks.  Also, the famed  signature that is known as a “stylized version” of Disney’s. As…

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Disney Fact!

Walt Disney was a founding member of the “Motion Picture Alliance for  the Preservation of American Ideals,”  created to defend the film industry  against communist infiltration. In 1944, the MPA was formed to protect Hollywood from “communist” influences.  Besides Disney, John Wayne, Cecil B. DeMille, Ginger Rogers, Gary Cooper, and  Ronald Reagan were involved in…

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Disney FACT!

Contrary to popular myth, Walt Disney WAS NOT cryogenically  frozen when he died. An urban legend states that upon his passing, Walt Disney’s frozen corpse was  stashed underneath the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disneyland.  This is simply not true. Walt Disney passed away on December 15th, 1966. Two days later, and consistent with his wishes,…

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Disney Facts & Tips!

Top TEN Disney Facts   Well #1 not really a secret, but I would definitely suggest when entering all the Theme Parks except Animal kingdom, go Left instead of right –being that most peeps are right-handed & tend to go that direction. Also another fave of my family’s is to jump on the Walt Disney…

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Disney FACT!

Walt Disney’s choice meal was chili with beans, tomato juice and soda crackers. Related articles Sad, Walt Disney Fact! (dawnsdorkydiary.wordpress.com)

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Disney FACT!

  It’s the late voice actor Jack Wagner you hear telling you to stand clear of the doors on the Disney World monorail. You can also hear his recording aboard the tram at the Orlando International Airport.

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Disney FACT!

If you look closely at the mosaic mural on the fourth-floor lobby of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, you can see a five-legged goat facing the monorail track. Related articles WDW Deluxe Resorts – Why They’re Worth The Cost (chipandco.com)

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Child Safety at Disney

  Preparation is the key Make a Plan. Before heading to Walt Disney World, make sure that you talk to your child about what to do if they do get lost. For a toddler or young child this may involve learning Mom’s cell phone number, or for an older child picking a designated spot to…

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Disney FACT!

It took less than 30 minutes to evacuate thousands of guests from the theme parks on Sept. 11, 2001. After the Sept. 11 attacks, the Federal Aviation Administration put a flight restriction over the Disney World resort. It extends out in a three-mile radius from Cinderella’s Castle and up to 3,000 feet. Related articles Disney…

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I LOVE it when #23!

1. Bees are buzzing outside, Springtime —my fave season:) 2. My sewing machine bobbin has thread on it…(Sewing peeps, you know) 3. I wallpaper & it matches up right away! 4. I paint my nails & it actually goes on my nails the first time, rather than all over my fingers & the nail polish jar….

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Disney FACT!

The Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World is “The Most Magical Place on Earth.” Disneyland is the “Happiest Place on Earth.” Related articles Disney “Tip of the day!” (dawnsdorkydiary.wordpress.com)

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Disney “Tip of the day!”

Disney World use to avoid discounting, but these days it’s aggressive about marketing packages that give you freebies, such as free park tickets or free food during your stay. Look at disneyworld.disney.go.com/special-offers and at sites such as MouseSavers.com, which share the latest coupon codes. Related articles Disney Fact (dawnsdorkydiary.wordpress.com)

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One of my MOST embarrassing moments ever (oldie but goodie)

On our recent visit to Disney World a few weeks ago, I experienced one of my most embarrassing moments EVER . The Beach Club Resort was our home away from home on this trip & Concierge Level to boot, ooh la la, or better yet HA HA HA (you’ll see why). 9:45 in the morning…

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Disney Fact 3

Every day, the guests of  the resorts use an amount of linens that would take a normal person 40 years to  clean.  Supposedly the landscaping crew puts over a half a million miles on the mowers covering the 47 miles of WDW throughout the year. In the last seven  years, a water saving effort has…

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Disney Fact 2

In the 60s, long hair and facial hair was considered to be a sign of hippies, the empire could not afford to be associated with this. Hence a policy was born requiring all male employees to have short hair and no facial hair at the theme parks. It took until 2000 for the theme parks to renege on…

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Disney TIP of the day!

Do not visit the Magic Kingdom on the Weekend ( all the locals are there) or a Monday,  it’s packed!,  – people tend to start their trip with Magic Kingdom, save it for later in the week & you’ll have more to look forward to it. Related articles ‘Tangled’ Up in Construction at Magic Kingdom (disneyways.com)…

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I HATE it when! #34

1. I have to leave Walt Disney World! 2. I step on my puppy’s dog bone & cut my toe, now cooties are in my foot. 3. I finish my Princess Half Marathon & looked like crap, also because I had sunglasses stuffed in my sports bra which left a funny lumpy shape in all my photo’s….

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Disney Quote of the Day

       “I believe firmly in the efficacy of religion, in its powerful influence on a person’s whole life. It helps immeasurably to meet the storms and stress of life and keep you attuned to the Divine inspiration. Without inspiration, we would perish.” Walt Disney Related articles Disney`s “Quote of the Day”! (dawnsdorkydiary.wordpress.com)

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I LOVE it when! #21

1. My hubby takes care of me when I’m sick! 2. We stay somewhere new at DISNEY “The Beach Club Resort” quickly approaching. 3. I beat the Flu, it doesn’t beat me!!!!!! 4. I have a new vacuum bag in my vacuum! 5. I lose weight from being sick, ONLY plus! 6. I get free stuff, like upgrades!…

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Disney Quote of the Day

“Somehow I can’t believe there are any heights that can’t be scaled by a man who knows the secret of making dreams come true. This special secret, it seems to me, can be summarized in four C’s. They are Curiosity, Confidence, Courage, and Constancy and the greatest of these is Confidence. When you believe a…

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Walt Disney “Quote of the day!”

“Animation offers a medium of story telling & visual entertainment which can bring pleasure & information to people of all ages everywhere in the world.” Walt Disney Related articles Happy 111th Birthday **Walt Disney** (dawnsdorkydiary.wordpress.com) Disney’s “Quote of the day!” (dawnsdorkydiary.wordpress.com) Chip and Co Pick Your Prize Disney Giveaway (chipandco.com)

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Check us out! Mousequestpodcast.com

Listen to our new Disney podcast Mousequest Podcast, episode 1-3 are out & waiting for your ears to listen. Ask Disney question’s & possibly hear your question answered on future podcast’s or just sit back & enjoy. Visit us: Twitter – @MQPodcast Facebook – http://www.facebook.com/#!/MQPod?bookmark_t=page or subscribe to iTunes http://mousequestpodcast.com/subscribe/ See ya real soon!

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Disney’s “Quote of the day!”

“Here is the world of imagination, hopes & dreams. In this timeless land of enchantment, the age of chivalry, magic and make-believe are reborn——and fairy tales come true. Fantasyland is dedicated to the young-in-heart, to those who believe that when you wish upon a star, your dreams come true.” Walt Disney

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Disney “Quote of the day!”

“If I were a fatalist, or a mystic, which I decidedly am not, it might be appropriate to say I believe in my lucky star. But I reject ‘luck’–I feel every person creates his own ‘determinism’ by discovering his best aptitudes & following them undeviatingly.”Walt Disney

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Disney Fact

Mickey Mouse’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, Los Angeles (California) (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In 1978, Mickey Mouse became the first cartoon character to have a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame!

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I HATE it when #29!

1. Toothpaste gets all over everything, the lid, countertop, sink, bottom of  toothbrush– but it never stays on the toothbrush,  it stays on everything its not suppose to, ever notice that? 2. The plastic things in woman’s shirts/dresses that are supposed to help you hang it easier, but in actuality they come out of your clothes when wearing them every…

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I LOVE it when #19!

1. I have a trip to Walt Disney World coming up! What–What…. 2. I follow through with something. 3. I find a great parking space. 4. Siri on my iPhone understands me the first time. 5. My kids make smart choices. 6. I do a good deed & I’m aware when it comes back to me,…

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Disney “Quote of the Day!”

“A person should set his goals as early as he can and devote all his energy and talent to getting there. With enough effort, he may achieve it. Or he may find something that is even more rewarding. But in the end, no matter what the outcome, he will know he has been alive.” Walt…

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Walt Disney “Quote of the day!”

    “You can design and create, & build the most wonderful  place in the world. But it takes people to make that dream a  reality!” Walt Disney  

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Walt Disney “Quote of the day!”

“Disneyland is like Alice stepping through the looking-glass; stepping through the portals of Disneyland will be like entering another world.” Walt Disney Related articles Walt Disney said… (disneytripandstuff.wordpress.com)

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I LOVE it when #8

1. I’m finally getting excited about our trip to  Aulani (Hawaii) 6 weeks, yeah 2. I’m tan. 3. My new toothpaste whitens my teeth. 4. My son washes his hands after using the restroom without me telling him too. 5. My son uses a towel to dry his hands after washing them instead of his shirt….

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How much do I LOVE Disney—————THIS MUCH!

You know you LOVE Disney a lot, when you’re vacuuming your sofa with upholstery tools and instead of finding the usual half chewed pretzel, penny (never a quarter) or popcorn, your vacuum sucks up one yellow, mickey mouse sock with animal fur stuck to it. Now if I can only find the mate, Umm, maybe the chair cushion! LOL… Related articles Top Five Walt…

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Hawaii & WDW

This February my family is traveling to Disney’s Aulani Resort in Oahu, Hawaii. It will be our first trip to the beautiful island, and were thrilled. Also in March (Spring Break) I will be taking the kids on our first WDW trip without my hubby, so that should be interesting. We will be staying at the…

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