Author Archives: Krysten Swensen

Disney Union Shares How to Recognize Holiday Depression

Disneyland Christmas

For a lot of people, the holidays are a merry and magical time of year, full of friends, family, Christmas carols, incredible gifts, and inspiring Christmas decorations. Many look forward to Christmas and start celebrating months in advance. Sadly, that is not the case for everyone and the holidays can trigger some dark thoughts that make it very tough to ...

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This Disney Christmas Tree Is the Stuff of Nightmares

Every holiday season, Disney fans around the world take out their boxes of ornaments and decorations to deck the halls of their houses and apartments. Disney has everything you need for Christmas, from stockings to candy, to wrapping paper and more! There are also beautiful ceramic Christmas trees that are covered in classic characters who decorate the tree. Sometimes the ...

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Mickey’s Mix Magic to Make Disneyland Return

Mickey's Mix Magic

There were a lot of exciting announcements made today regarding the future happenings at Disneyland Resort. Not only are the Disneyland Forever fireworks, Fantasmic, and Main Street Electrical Parade returning, but a new show called ‘Tale of the Lion King’ will be taking over the Fantasyland Theater — and that’s just at Disneyland Park. California Adventure will see the highly-anticipated ...

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Here’s What’s Coming to Disney+ This January

In just a few short weeks, we will be celebrating the start of a new year — Christmas decorations will be taken down and stored until the season rolls around once again, resolutions will be made, and a ton of new content will be coming to Disney’s very own streaming service, Disney+. While there are already hundreds of movies and ...

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Disneyland Makes Big Changes to Its Disability Services


Disney prides itself on being a place where everyone can come and have a magical day — regardless of any disabilities they may have. Disney offers an array of Disability Access Services (DAS) for Guests — from those with cognitive disabilities to those Guests who may just need a wheelchair or electric scooter to get around the Parks for the ...

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Disney Announces Replacement For ‘Mickey and the Magical Map’ Stage Show

Magical Map Tale of the Lion King

In 2013, Disneyland Guests were introduced to a brand-new show at the Fantasyland Theater that featured Mickey Mouse on his quest to become a mapmaker, called ‘Mickey and the Magical Map’. Mickey’s pursuit took him on an incredible journey where he encountered other Disney stars like Stitch, King Louie, Sebastian, and Princess Tiana. In the end, Mickey realizes that the ...

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Disney Genie’s Disneyland Launch Was a Mess, So Disney Stopped It

Disney Genie Disneyland

Back in October, Disney launched its newest planning tool — Disney Genie — at Walt Disney World Resort. Disney Genie was a free planning service that helps Guests maximize their time in the Parks with wait times, ride suggestions, and dining recommendations. Disney Genie also came with a paid-for tool called Disney Genie+, which took over the previously free FastPass ...

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