23 Things to Know Before the Next D23 Expo

Last week was the 2017 D23 Expo in Anaheim. I attended my 2nd Expo and felt like a seasoned vet this time. If you were watching via social media and saying, “I need to be there next time!” this is the post for you. Here are 23 things to know before the next D23 Expo […]

Why I Travel to Disney (Again and Again and Again)

I’m in California, dropping my kids off with my sister and getting ready to travel to Disneyland for the D23 Expo. Yes, I am leaving them here, and no, they really do not care. The kids are not even remotely sad about not coming with me. They are at Camp Aunt Karen’s! Trust me: it’s […]

Quick Tips to the 2017 D23 Expo For a Newbie

I just unpacked my 4th of July suitcase and I’m already prepping it for next week’s travels. The time is almost here to head to the west coast again (oh my gosh, y’all, I’ve missed it so!) and I couldn’t be more excited about the 2017 D23 Expo kicking off next week!This summer is slam […]

First Guide to Marvel at D23 Expo

Guys, I think the Universe is listening. At least the Marvel Universe is because early today I was discussing Marvel at D23 Expo & what might be announced this summer. I honestly cannot wait for this trip! I might have (ok, I definitely did) squeal a bit when I later heard this news about Marvel […]

Nine New Disney Legends Honored at D23 Expo 2017

Two years ago I sat in the same room as Susan Lucci, Johnny Depp, and George Lucas as they became Disney Legends Honored at D23 Expo. It was an experience I will never forget. The room was electric and I was in awe as one by one their careers and stories were shared with the […]

What Worked and What Didn’t At D23 Expo

I’ve had a week to think things over after the big D23 Expo.  Some things worked for me… and some things just didn’t. Let’s discuss. If you’ll remember, I shared this post just one week ago full of excitement and promise of fabulous things to come.  And they did come- it WAS indeed a weekend […]

A Beautiful and Surprising 2015 Disney Legends Ceremony

The 2015 D23 Expo opened last Friday with the Disney Legends Award Ceremony. I made it into the panel just as the ceremony began. The theme for this weekend was Shenanigans being unprepared: and this was most evident in the early morning attempt to find the right line for this panel.  I arrived in Anaheim […]

D23 Expo: The Adventure Begins

I’m running on about 4-hours sleep, but I’m at the airport and ready to GO! My bags are packed, my ears are on (really, they are!) and I’m anxiously waiting for my flight to board. On the schedule this weekend?  The D23 Expo in Anaheim, California. What exactly is D23 Expo?  It’s billed as the […]