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Disney Interactive Announces 2 New Playable Characters in 2.0 Edition of Disney Infinity

Disney Interactive Announces 2 New Playable Characters in 2.0 Edition of Disney Infinity

Get excited Disney Interactive fans! Disney Interactive officially announced the latest playable characters to appear in the 2.0 Edition of Disney Infinity – Merida and Maleficent!! The new gameplay trailer features a glimpse into how the characters will interact in the game and you my friend can check it out right here, Merida and Maleficent are playable in the all-new Toy Box 2.0 mode of the game, along with all characters previously released for Disney Infinity.  Players will be able … Read entire article »

Filed under: Computer, Disney, entertainment, Games, Play

Disney Junior Give a Book, Get a Book Helps Kids in Need

Disney Junior Give a Book, Get a Book Helps Kids in Need

Every mom knows that for children to become strong readers, they need books: new, high-quality books they’re excited to read.  But for children in low-income families, books can be scarce. In some of the lowest income neighborhoods, there is only a single book for every 300 kids. First Book, a nonprofit social enterprise that has teamed up with Disney Junior, provides brand-new, high-quality books to teachers, volunteers and community leaders who work with kids in need. … Read entire article »

Filed under: 0-5 (By Age Group), Books, Boutiques and Stores, Charity, Disney, Educational, Kindergartners, Pre-schoolers, Reading, School Aged Children, Socially Conscious, Toy Stores

Watch Disney, Pixar and Marvel Movies with Disney Movies Anywhere, the New Digital Service Movie App

Watch Disney, Pixar and Marvel Movies with Disney Movies Anywhere, the New Digital Service Movie App

Calling all Disney Moms! Ready to snap up the Oscar-Winning Frozen for your kiddos? Well head on over to the iTunes app store and add another download to your queue, because Disney Movies Anywhere, Disney’s all-new digital movie service and app, is here, and it’s free (whoo-hoo!) Disney Movies Anywhere is a simple, streamlined way to manage and enjoy your digital collection of Disney, Pixar, and Marvel movies on multiple devices. Plus, for a limited time, … Read entire article »

Filed under: Disney, entertainment, Kindergartners, Movies, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children

Showing my #DisneySide!

  When my Disney Side @Home Celebration host box arrived on my doorstep, I practically screamed like a giddy little girl. And rightly so; the box was packed full of wonderful surprises and Disney goodness! First out of the box, sheerly due to size, was a beautiful American Tourister suitcase!  It’s the perfect size, a 20″ Skate Spinner suitcase, for my son to pack his things for our next trip or to use as a family … Read entire article »

Filed under: Disney, entertainment, Kindergartners, Play, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toddlers, Travel

Big Disney App Review!!

Big Disney App Review!!

Just in time for Christmas, I have a BIG app review here for you for three new Disney apps: Doc McStuffins Moving with Doc HD, Mickey Mouse Mash-Up and Frozen: Storybook Deluxe. There’s a huge holiday sale going on right now on Disney apps for up to 75% off for a limited time on Disneystories.com . Doc McStuffins Moving with Doc HD:  This app is all about moving and getting healthy with the help of Doc … Read entire article »

Filed under: Christmas, Computer, Educational, entertainment, Gift Ideas, Imagination/Creativity, Kids Gifts, Kindergartners, Play, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Seasonal

Broadway Philadelphia: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at the Academy of Music

Broadway Philadelphia: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at the Academy of Music

With the kids off from school for the Thanksgiving holiday, it’s the perfect time to take them to see Disney on Broadway (Broadway Philadelphia that is)! Disney’s Beauty and The Beast, the smash hit Broadway musical, has returned to Philadelphia! Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature film, this eye-popping spectacle has won the hearts of more than 35 million people worldwide. This classic musical love story is filled with unforgettable characters, lavish sets and costumes, and … Read entire article »

Filed under: Disney, entertainment, Kindergartners, School Aged Children

Monsters University on DVD Arrives October 29!

Monsters University on DVD Arrives October 29!

Pixar’s Monsters University will hit Blu-Ray 3D, Blu-Ray and DVD on October 29 and wow is this one chock full of extra fun features! If you didn’t get the chance to see the movie in the theater, here’s a quick brief synopsis: Disney Pixar proudly presents the hilarious story of how two mismatched monsters met and became lifelong friends in a movie screaming with laughter and oozing with heart. Ever since college-bound Mike Wazowski (Billy Crystal) was a little … Read entire article »

Filed under: DVD, entertainment, Gift Ideas, Movies, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Toddlers, Uncategorized, Video

The Little Mermaid Three-Disc Diamond Edition (Blu-ray 3D / Blu-ray / DVD + Digital Copy + Music) is Here!

The Little Mermaid Three-Disc Diamond Edition (Blu-ray 3D / Blu-ray / DVD + Digital Copy + Music) is Here!

When I was about 9, I will never forget my mom taking me to see The Little Mermaid in the movie theater. That movie rocked my world! I wanted to be Ariel (come on, we all did!). I think I saw it in the movies at least 5 times and I watched the VHS so many times I literally wore the tape out! In addition to knowing all of the songs by heart (and singing … Read entire article »

Filed under: Disney, DVD, entertainment, Gift Ideas, Kids Gifts, Kindergartners, Movies, School Aged Children

Swampy, Cranky and Allie Return in Over 100 New Puzzles and Challenges for Where’s My Water? 2

Swampy, Cranky and Allie Return in Over 100 New Puzzles and Challenges for Where’s My Water? 2

Need a new, fun app to keep your kiddos entertained? Disney Interactive has launched the next exciting adventure with Swampy and the gang in the Where’s My Water? 2. In this free-to-play sequel to the massively popular physics-based puzzler, players will explore challenging new levels across three brand new locations including the Sewer, the Soap Factory, and the Beach.   Your kids will not get bored with over 100 levels and challenges to solve, experience the same cut and swipe … Read entire article »

Filed under: entertainment, Games, Kindergartners, Play, Pre-schoolers, Toys (Pre-School), Toys (School Age)

Disney Launches New Mickey Video App & Website to Watch New “Mickey Mouse” Cartoon Shorts

Disney Launches New Mickey Video App & Website to Watch New “Mickey Mouse” Cartoon Shorts

Do you and your kids love the “old school” classic Mickey Mouse cartoons (remember “Steamboat Willie,” the very first Mickey cartoon in 1928 that shot the mouse we all know and love to fame?)? Well you’re in luck because the original Mickey is starring in an all new short-form series of 19 comedy cartoons, titled “Mickey Mouse” which are now live on both Disney.com’s new Mickey & Friends website and Disney’s new Mickey Video app, available … Read entire article »

Filed under: Disney, entertainment, Kindergartners, Pre-schoolers, School Aged Children, Television, Toddlers