Author Archives: Jill Bivins

‘AMA ‘AMA, Aulani’s Signature Dining Experience FINALLY Has a Reopening Date

'Ama 'ama

Disney’s Hawaiian Hideaway, Aulani Resort and Spa has exciting news! Its Signature restaurant ‘AMA ‘AMAfinally has a reopening date! The resorts highly sought after fine dining restaurant has been closed since the beginning of the COVID pandemic although the closure hasn’t been a complete waste, the space was completely remodeled during that time and the restaurant will debut a new ...

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Disney World is Holding Auditions for Galactic Starcruiser

Disney auditions

If you’ve ever dreamed of living in a “galaxy far, far away” then your time has come, my friend! You may not be able to live in the Star Wars universe, but you can work in it, which is sort of the next best thing. Disney’s newest hotel, Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser, is hiring live performers. Auditions are now being ...

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Abigail Disney Accuses Walt Disney of “Rabid Fascism”

Abigail Disney calls Walt fascist

Abigail Disney, the granddaughter of Walt’s brother Roy, has a lot of opinions about the company and her great-uncle. She recently appeared on Marc Maron’s podcast to discuss many of them, including allegations that Walt Disney was, in fact, a fascist.  The heiress, who seems to delight in trashing her family’s company and name whenever she gets a chance and ...

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Disney Villain Coach Bags Are 50% Off!

Disney Villain Coach bag

Eeek! The Disney x Coach Disney Villains collection is 50% off? Somebody pinch me! Coach and Disney have been teaming up for years, and I have yet to see a bag in their line I dislike, but the Villain collection is wickedly perfect and the perfect way to let your inner baddie come out to play.  From genuine leather totes ...

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‘Hocus Pocus 2’ Breaks Disney Plus Record

It’s been nearly 30 years since the black flame candle was lit. The witches are back and better than ever and Hocus Pocus fever has descended upon us once again! The sequel proves that history doesn’t always repeat itself. When the original Hocus Pocus debuted in theaters in 1993 it flopped. It brought in just 39.5 million dollars (the film ...

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Reflecting on Disney Magic On EPCOT’s Birthday

Disney magic

EPCOT has always been my favorite Park. We are almost the same age, so I joke that we grew up together (but that’s another story entirely). So it comes as no surprise that the most magical Disney moment I’ve ever had happened at EPCOT. It was a moment of grief and healing, joy and sadness all wrapped up in one ...

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A Guide to EPCOT’s 40th Anniversary

spaceship earth ride break down

Today is EPCOT’s 40th anniversary, and they are celebrating in a big way! The Park is celebrating its past, present, and future. From specialty food, to presentations and entertainment to limited-time merchandise, you’ll find everything to make the anniversary truly special. This will be a day to remember for EPCOT lovers. Let’s dive in and look at all of the ...

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Disney Issues Statement in Hurricane’s Aftermath

Hurricane Ian damage

When the sun rose this morning in Orlando, it was a very different world than when it had set the night before. Hurricane Ian battered the area relentlessly over Wednesday and Thursday. Millions were without power, at least 12 people Western and Central Florida had died and many more faced uncertainties about their homes.  Walt Disney World closed its parks ...

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