Make Mine Magic Podcast 13: Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party, and the following:

Jenn’s December trip / Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party / ticketed event / Jingle Cruise / hot chocolate headquarters / Celebrate the Season / A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas / Santa Stitch / Club Tinsel / Once Upon a Christmas / snow / Princess Merida / Holiday Wishes / Animal Kingdom / scrapbooking tips / Up scouts / to be continued /

Links:

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

A Totally Tomorrowland Christmas

Jennifer on Twitter

Glenn on Twitter

Videos

The Jingle Cruise

“Skipper Dan” by “Weird Al” Yankovic

Holiday Wishes

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Make Mine Magic Podcast 09: Backstage Tours

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Backstage Tours, and the following:

number nine / Jenn in WDW now / Walt Disney walking tour / animation tour / Keys to the Kingdom / the four keys / courtesy vs. retail / Jenn’s challenge / behind the rides / the incinerators / Backstage Magic / behind the parades / the warehouse / the Utilidors / the segueway tours / Wild Africa Trek /

Links:

Keys to the Kingdom Tour at DIS Inplugged

Columbia Harbour House at French Fry Diary

Backstage Magic Tour

Wild Africa Trek

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Make Mine Magic Podcast 11: Frozen

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion the new Disney animated feature Frozen, and the following:

officially episode 8.5 / 3-D or not 3-D / Get a Horse / The Snow Queen / casting / songs / Jennifer Lee / female empowerment trilogy / new Disney Princesses / antagonists / story flaw (spoilers) / fairy tale time periods / character design / the preview / From Dusk ’til Dawn / Elsa in the Avengers / Wonder Woman / of age / next Disney trip /

Links:

Glenn’s review of Frozen

Gene London

Wonder Woman as a Disney Princess

Videos

“Get a Horse” preview clip

Frozen trailer

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Make Mine Magic Podcast 08: Character Dining

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Character Dining, and the following:

time warp introduction / that evil little bear / internet cheat sheets / Parrot Cay / what is character dining? / 1900 Park Faire / Princess meals / Chef Mickey’s / Mickey waffles / mystery breakfast / Restaurantosaurus / Polynesian / Crystal Palace / Pooh vs. Glenn / Boardwalk / places we haven’t been / Tea / Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Café / unofficial/official outro /

Links:

Breakfast at Chef Mickey’s on French Fry Diary

when Pooh tried to murder Glenn

Cosmic Ray’s on French Fry Diary

Videos

Sonny Eclipse at Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe

Full Sonny Eclipse Show

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Make Mine Magic Podcast 07: Disney Live Shows

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Live Shows in the Disney Parks, and the following:

mmm… introduction / time warp / Finding Nemo / Incredible Mr. Limpet / Just Keep Swimming / The Living Seas / Beauty and the Beast / Indiana Jones / Catastrophe Canyon / parades / Streetmosphere / The Adventurers Club / coming attractions / non-riders /

Links:

The Pineland Players
Teen Beach Movie
Streetmosphere
Your Ear to the World Podcast
John Corigliano on Twitter
The Adventurers Club at Glenn’s Blog

Videos

Finding Nemo The Musical

“Human Again” from Beauty and the Beast

Beauty and the Beast Live on Stage

The Adventurers Club – Last Hoopla Highlights

Make Mine Magic Podcast 06: Disney with Disabilities

This week’s very special episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Disney Vacation with Disabilities, and the following:

introduction / disability Disney / lines / revamp / Dad / wheelchairs / bus transportation / secret best place to see fireworks / enjoyment / Spaceship Earth / Toy Story Midway Mania / Haunted Mansion / hotel / bathrooms / Dad’s legacy /

This episode is dedicated to the memory of Larry Cardonick – father, inspiration, and friend.

Links:

Walker Mobility
Disney Guests with Disabilities FAQ

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Make Mine Magic Podcast 05: Dining on the Disney Fantasy

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the dining on the Disney Fantasy, and the following:

tasty time capsule intro / rotational dining / our service team / dietary needs and wants / cool Navigator glitches / Enchanted Garden / Royal Court / Cabanas / Cars snacks / all you can eat / Pirate Night / Animator’s Palate / the animation parade / chillin’ with Crush /

Links:

French Fry Diary

French Fry Diary on the Disney Fantasy

Disney Fantasy Navigator

Cabanas Roasted Potatoes

Those Hash Browns

DIS Unplugged Podcast

Videos

The Animator’s Palate show on the Disney Fantasy

Jenn dancing with Crush at Animator’s Palate

Make Mine Magic Podcast 04: Disney Fantasy – Destinations

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Destinations of the Disney Fantasy, and the following:

intro / destinations / Grand Cayman / shopping / diamonds and Del Sol shirts / Cozumel / aggressive shops / Cariloha / Costa Maya / swimming with the dolphins / AquaDuck / bilingual eavesdropping / Castaway Cay / Cookie’s BBQ / soda included / ship’s whistles

Links:

Del Sol

Cariloha

AquaDuck

Jennifer Walker on Twitter

Glenn Walker on Twitter

Make Mine Magic Podcast 03: Art of Animation

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Art of Animation Resort at Walt Disney World and the following:

intro / Art of Animation / Legendary Years / decade iconography / the buildings and suites / value season / bathroom comparison / Lion King theming / the Murphy jungle / electronics / kitchen / footprints / Magic Bands / FastPass / more Magic Bands / the lobby of animation / Landscape of Flavors / location /

Links:

Disney’s Art of Animation Resort
Your Ear to the World Podcast at WDWNT
John Corigliano on Twitter
My Disney Experience
Jennifer Walker on Twitter
Glenn Walker on Twitter

Videos

The Forgotten Legendary Years Resort

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Make Mine Magic Podcast 01: Disney Fantasy 2013

This week’s inaugural episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Disney Fantasy and the following:

intro / Disney Fantasy / decks / quiet places / gold membership / welcome / atrium / crowding / cellphone warning / Disney Navigator app / activities / fish extenders / magnets / Midship Detectives / Animator’s Palate / the cabin / travel tips /

Links:

Disney Fantasy
The DIS Boards
Fish Extenders on the DIS Boards
French Fry Diary
French Fry Diary on the Disney Cruise

Videos

Tour of the Disney Fantasy

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