Pixar will have a female star for the first time in BRAVE

Sigh. We have just under a year to wait (6/22/12). We saw a teeny bit of a teaser when I was in LA and I can't wait to see and hear more about Merida. My maternal grandmother was born in Scotland, so this story touches my heart in more ways than one. ...

The Help Featurette (and my thoughts on the film)

Before I share the featurette with you, my friends, I want to tell you right now that I have an assignment for you: READ THE BOOK The Help.   I read this book on my flights en route to LA last Wednesday and oh gosh, its awesome.  It really, truly is.  I laughed aloud and I ...

FREE Disney Vacation Planning DVD!!

I must have Disney on the brain.  I wonder why....I know it's way too early, because we have our plan to hit Disney in the fall of 2012 with the kids, but I just ordered this vacation planning DVD.  I ordered it for my last trip to Disney (about 10 years ago- sad) and was ...

Cars 2 opens worldwide June 24th #DisneyDreamWorksEvent

This is where I spent my Saturday night.   You know, just like any other Saturday night...at El Capitan theater in Hollywood, walking in on the red carpet, milling about with other mom bloggers, Disney and Pixar folk, and a few celebrities.  Yep.  Just another Saturday night... Cars 2 has been very much anticipated worldwide- including in ...

We’re seeing Disney’s Winnie the Pooh today!! #DisneyDreamWorksEvent

HELLO from Los Angeles!  I can't believe I am here!  What a whirlwind few days, and this day promises to be super exciting too.  Today is "press day" for Winnie the Pooh, so I'll be getting reacquainted with Pooh, Tigger, Rabbit, Roo and Piglet again, seeing some behind the scenes type stuff about the movie, and meeting ...

Cars 2 Prize Pack Giveaway!! (US&Canada)

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I am SO excited I get to host a giveaway for one of my readers to win some super fun Cars 2 goodies!!  I get to attend the premiere, and share about it, but being able to give one of my readers some goodies always makes me happy :o) Rev your engines as your favorite characters ...

John Lasseter- Cars 2: Ask the Director

I'm not sure I will even know where to start when we get the chance to meet and interview John Lasseter, the brains behind much of Pixar's success.  Just, wow.  I might be speechless.  Maybe.  For a moment.  But really- the man is genius! He's a man of many talents and seems to know how ...

What would you like to ask Lightning McQueen? Owen Wilson? #DisneyDreamWorksEvent

Another of the fantastic, charismatic characters in Cars 2 is Lightning McQueen, known in our home and so many others as "Lightning," and voiced again by Owen Wilson. I will also be interviewing Owen Wilson/Lightning McQueen on Saturday afternoon!   I know I keep asking, but what do you all want me to ask Owen Wilson?  Lightning ...