Tag: Disney

Vader Up in Smoke

One of my proudest dad moments was when I introduced my six-year old to Darth Vader. We were watching Disney’s Rebels, and she grew suitably impressed when the one villain to rule them all walked menacingly onto the screen. Needless to say I beamed with pride. My daughter understood. There are villains. There are super …

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One Wrong Turn For Goofy

Disney World can be a confusing place. For the three parks we visited (Magic Kingdom, Epcot, and Hollywood Studios), trying to find specific attractions can be difficult if you haven’t spent much time there. Even by the final day of our trip—our second day at Magic Kingdom—our familiarity with the park layout made it easier …

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Sunshine and Smiles in Hollywood

After Tuesday’s rains, a sunny, cloudless Orlando day was a welcome sight for touring Hollywood Studios. It would be perfect. It would be all rainbows and kittens from this moment on. How did our day start? My daughter let it be known she didn’t want to go to Hollywood Studios and wanted to be home …

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Epcot Came to Bring the Rain

Let’s just say my 3-year old daughter really didn’t want to wear her poncho yesterday. That’s cool, I guess, if it we weren’t walking around in the rain for an hour at Epcot. She found every puddle to jump in. I found new and unique ways to cheerfully express my displeasure. My wife found new ways to …

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