Monthly Archives: January 2012

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Cookie Tin

Mickey’s Clubhouse may be filled with magical gadgets and the wonderful Toodles, but this Mickey Mouse Clubhouse tin is filled with: Cookies! 5 kinds of cookies Go ahead: choose one! Hot dog, hot diggity dog, but these look tasty! I’m … Continue reading

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Holiday Planner – Part Six

Disney Institute and Florida We now arrive at the end of our coverage of the 1996 Holiday Planner for the 25th Anniversary of Walt Disney World. And it’s been a great ride! What I really enjoyed was seeing many attractions … Continue reading

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Holiday Planner – Part Five

Resorts We’re winding down now in our coverage of the WDW 1996 Holiday Planner. But perhaps this post will cover one of the most expansive parts of the World: Who has more Resorts than WDW? And how many of these have … Continue reading

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Holiday Planner – Part Four

Recreation and Pleasure Island Golf. The only four letter word allowed on WDW property! And there is a lot of it. The Holiday Planner video picks up with a look at the various courses available. Then we move on to … Continue reading

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Holiday Planner – Part Three

EPCOT The experimental prototype community of tomorrow is one of my favorite Parks! It’s always made me wonder why the Simpsons declared it the most boring. But then, what do you expect from fictional rude people? The word ‘EPCOT’ flew … Continue reading

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Holiday Planner – Part Two

The Magic Kingdom and Hollywood Studios Each section of this video is introduced with a ‘title card’ of sorts. As you will see, a lot of the design style is more rooted in the 1980’s than 1996 when the video … Continue reading

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Holiday Planner – Part One

25 Years: Walt Disney World I found this old VHS copy of the 1996 WDW holiday planning video at a flea market a while back. It only runs about 25 minutes long, but is filled with cool features. These old … Continue reading

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Cap It Off with Disney Hats

Your Noggin It’s time for another look at a piece of merchandise that almost everyone who visits Walt Disney World buys before leaving. But usually the first day! A Hat. But not just any hat: A character hat; A Disney-themed … Continue reading

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Disneyland Monorail Watch

Please stand clear of the doors From the Highway in the Sky to the watch on your wrist, along comes a once-in-a-lifetime find! I love it when something like this pops up when I’m not expecting it. I was at … Continue reading

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