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Shop, Dine and Stroll At Universal CityWalk In Orlando @UniversalORL

Vivo Italian Kitchen

I've already shared all about Cabana Bay Beach Resort and Diagon Alley, the final post in this Universal series is all about Universal CityWalk. Over the course of 2014, CityWalk has been expanding to make itself bigger and better, some of the expansions to CityWalk include: Hot Dog Hall of Fame, Read More »»

Cabana Bay Beach Resort Review, Vacation Retro Style

Cabana Bay Beach Resort Beds

I've always wanted to travel back to the retro era and thanks to the Cabana Bay Beach Resort at Universal Orlando, that's almost possible. While I can't actually go back in time, this fun resort and it's quirky decor quickly make me feel like I've hopped in a time traveler and headed back to the Read More »»

Escape To Luxury At The All-Inclusive Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort

Pools at Grand Velas Resort

When you go through the gates, you are transported through a jungle like adventure. What lies behind the gate and past the trees is pure luxury! When I was invited to head out to the Grand Velas Riviera Maya Resort, I was ecstatic, as I had never been to an all-inclusive resort before. Little did I Read More »»

Becoming A Disney Voice Over Actor: Voicing Dipper From Planes: Fire and Rescue

Voice Over Acting

Look at me all serious like, I mean how often does one get the chance to become a disney voice over actor? When you watch an animated movie, you hear the characters and think, wow they are really good. You might also think voice over acting might be easier that "real person" acting. During my trip Read More »»

Interview With Bobs Gannaway and Ferrell Barron From Planes: Fire and Rescue #FireandRescueEvent

Bobs Gannaway and Ferrell Barron

As part of my adventure in LA, I had the chance to learn all about Disney's Planes: Fire and Rescue.  I've shared all about how they do their research and how the characters come to life.  Today, you'll get to learn more from the two men who are responsible, along with the help of so many others, Read More »»

Planes: Fire and Rescue , Talking With Jeff Howard and Paul Gerard, Doing The Reseach For The Movie

Disney Research

Part of what makes a great movie, is the research that goes into making that movie as accurate as possible. It's easy to think "Oh, it's just an animated movie, all it entails are people to draw and voice the characters". Nothing could be further from the truth...at least where Disney is concerned. Read More »»

Cruise Away On The Carnival Sunshine! @CarnivalCruise @CarnivalPR #Travel #TonisTravels

Carnival Cruise Line

No, I was not at a waterpark when I took the above photo. Well maybe it is a water park, but it's a water park that moves!  This was aboard the newly remodeled Carnival Sunshine.  Back in April, I had the chance to attend a 3 day/2night cruise, as part of a media event.  It was my first time ever on Read More »»

Take Maleficent Home With You With The New Maleficent Product Line #MaleficentEvent

Disney Maleficent Keepsakes

**This was part of my press trip to LA.  Most expenses were covered, but all opinions are my own** As part of my Maleficent adventure in LA I had the chance to visit Disney's Glendale Creative Campus and part of that is Disney Consumer Products.  What does this mean?  It means my inner Disney Read More »»

Shartlo Copley Takes On The Role of King Stefan In Disney’s Maleficent #MaleficentEvent

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It's not one finds themselves in the physical presence of a King, but because that's what Sharlto Copley plays in Disney's Maleficent, I can say I have...right??  As part of the continued coverage of Maleficent, today I get to bring you a few tidbits from my interview with Sharlto Copley, who plays Read More »»

Elle Fanning Dishes On Taking On The Role of Aurora For Disney’s Maleficent! #MaleficentEvent

Elle 4

As part of my amazing adventure in LA, for the Maleficent press junket, I had the chance to sit down with Elle Fanning, who plays Aurora. After seeing the film, she was definitely the right choice to play the part. Not just because she has the personality of Aurora and the beauty, but because it was Read More »»

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