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D23 took place at the Anaheim Convention Center July 14-16 and in case you don’t know what it is, it’s like a Comic-Con but all Disney. And yes people do dress up as their favorite Disney characters too! D23 is where Disney makes lots of announcements for upcoming movies, attractions, park updates, and more. It’s one of my favorite times of the year and always have my eyes glued to the computer, hitting refresh a million times to find out what the announcements are. If you’re a Disney fan like me then you know what I’m talking about. Check out…

How many of you remember the book “A Wrinkle in Time”? Well, if you have not heard of the book, it is a science fantasy novel by American writer Madeleine L’Engle, first published in 1963 and then reissued again in 2007. And if you like mysteries this is the book to read before you see the movie that Disney just casted 13-year-old Storm Reid to play the lead role of Meg Murry in the upcoming Disney live action adaptation of Madeleine L’Engle’s A WRINKLE IN TIME. Said director Ava DuVernay,”After an extensive search that spanned multiple dimensions, we’re overjoyed to…

I can still remember watching the movie Adventures in Babysitting in the 80’s with my family. It was a teen comedy that I will never forget. In fact, I own the DVD to this day and have watched it with my kids. I am so excited to announce that Disney is remaking my favorite childhood movie “Adventures in Babysitting” and will air on the Disney Channel on June 24th at 8PM EST. And this will be Disney Channel’s 100th Original Movie! Photo Credit: Disney Channel While I was in LA I got the chance to screen the movie and…

Did you happen to catch the new trailer of Star Wars: The Force Awakens tonight during the halftime show between the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia? My family and I had our eyes glued to the TV and not one person said a word. The movie is going to be amazing! In case you missed it, here is the trailer you can view. And tickets are also on sale right NOW! I just purchased mine for opening day thru Fandango and was able to reserve my seats. Be sure to purchase your tickets now so you…

Attention Star Wars Fans Everywhere! Take a breather and get ready for this! Lucasfilm announced today that the trailer for STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS will debut on ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” on Monday, October 19, during halftime of the National Football League (NFL) game between the New York Giants and the Philadelphia Eagles in Philadelphia. The game starts at 5:15 p.m. PDT/8:15 p.m. EDT. The Spanish language version of the trailer will air on ESPN Deportes simultaneously. Being a Star Wars fan myself, I will be tuning in for this special trailer. Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be…

Kids get ready to play Frozen Free Fall: Snowball Fight that is available to play on your favorite game console or PC. This game brings back imagination to kids by being interactive with the game through snowball fights and by solving puzzles. You can play Disney’s popular game right in your living room with 195 free levels to beat. With an exciting multi-player mode it’s perfect for competitions with family and friends. By re-imagining the title for new platforms, Disney Interactive is brining the gameplay fans love to a whole new audience. Disney Interactive is committed to creating new experiences for family gamers and will continue to…

Yesterday Facebook broke the news that they are rolling out 360-degree videos in News Feeds. Cool, right? We can now get a better look at movie previews and more. There are a number of publishers sharing new 360 videos on Facebook today, including Star Wars, Discovery, GoPro, LeBron James & Uninterrupted, NBC’s Saturday Night Live, and Vice. This is a whole new experience to discover and now you can get an exclusive 360 experience from the upcoming movie STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS that brings fans inside the beloved universe. Check out the 360 Star Wars experience below and don’t…

In case you missed Star Wars #ForceFriday, I have gathered some of the coolest, must-have Star Wars merchandise. I have been a Star Wars Geek since I was a little kid, seen the movies a million times, and adore George Lucas. Check out these must-have Star Wars items for anyone’s wish list. Star Wars Empire Leggings – Show your love for the Empire on your legs. These leggings are comfortable and go with just about everything including your favorite Star Wars Tee. These are on my wish list! R2-D2 Dome Purse- Carry your important stuff the way the Rebels do.…

I am super excited to announce that Khan Academy is launching Pixar in a Box. This is a free online curriculum that shows how Pixar filmmakers use science, technology, engineering, art and math to create movie magic. It is great for homeschooled kids and kids who want to learn more. Getting a behind-the-scenes look at Pixar Animation Studios’ creative process is a dream of mine. I love watching the art of how a movie was made. It is fascinating! Plus, my son loves science and Pixar so I cannot wait to introduce him to Pixar in a Box. Through a…

Did you follow all the latest Disney news over the weekend from #D23Expo? I am fascinated with all the new changes happening in the future from Disney.  I wanted to give you a recap of everything that was announced in case you missed it. Disney Parks -Star Wars-themed lands will be coming to Disneyland park in Anaheim, California, and Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando, Florida. (date TBA) -Walt Disney World Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida will be getting an all new Toy Story Land which will feature two new rides plus one “re-imagined” favorite. (date…