Author Archives: Krysten Swensen

A born and bred New England girl living the Disney life in Southern California. I love to read, to watch The Golden Girls, and love everything to do with Disney and Universal. I also love to share daily doses of Disney on my Disney Instagram @BrazzleDazzleDisney!

New Disney Vacation Club Lounge Opening Next Month!

Disney Vacation Club Member Lounge Disneyland

There are so many people who love to go to Disney for their vacations. They don’t even think of going anywhere else. Then, there are those who love Disney, but also want to have variety in their trips, maybe travel around the world. For those Disney fans, becoming a member of the Disney Vacation Club is the answer. Disney Vacation ...

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Disney Invokes Royal Family to Keep Control of Reedy Creek

Royal Family Disney World Reedy Creek

Just about one year ago, The Walt Disney Company and Florida Governor Ron DeSantis got into one heck of a heated battle. The trouble started when the governor announced the controversial Parental Rights in Education Bill. Disney CEO Bob Chapek eventually spoke out against the bill and said that Disney would work to see the legislation overturned. From there, things ...

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Fired Executive Fought With Disney Over Blurring Gay Pride References in New Movie

Victoria Alonso Marvel

Last week, shockwaves were sent through Disney and the entertainment industry when the company announced that longtime Marvel Studios executive Victoria Alonso was leaving the company. At first, it wasn’t shared why she was leaving, only that Alonso and Disney were parting ways. Disney and Alonso had worked closely together for more than a decade. However, not long after Alonso’s ...

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New DeSantis-Appointed Board Prepping to Sue Disney, Says Disney Took Away Its Power

everyone just wants to go to Disney World

In late February, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis officially dissolved the Reedy Creek Improvement Act. The Improvement Act — which had been in place since the 1960s — essentially allowed Disney to function as its own government. The Reedy Creek board, which oversaw everything to do with Walt Disney World Resort, was replaced with a board of hand-picked DeSantis appointees. None ...

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Is D23 Coming to An End?

D23 Expo Anaheim, California

Back on February 8, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced that Disney would be engaging in massive layoffs. The layoffs were part of huge budget cuts, so the company could save $5.5 billion. An official date for the layoffs was not announced, but on March 27, the reported “bloodbath” at the House of Mouse began. Many executives lost their jobs and ...

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Disney Honoring Legendary Ed Asner With New Pixar Short

Disney/Pixar Carl's Date

In 2009, Disney and Pixar came out with one of its most beautiful and heart-wrenching movies, UP. UP tells the story of Carl Fredricksen, a man who doesn’t know what to do with himself after the death of his wife, Ellie. Carl meets a young Wilderness Explorer — Russell — and the two go on an incredible journey together. On their ...

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FIRST LOOK! ‘Muppets Mayhem’ Coming Soon to Disney+

The Muppets Mayhem

There are some Disney fandoms that only seem to get more popular as the years go on. One of those fandoms in The Muppets. The Muppets characters were created by the legendary Jim Henson in 1995. For almost five decades, Jim Henson and his Muppets delighted audiences around the world. Then, in 2004, The Walt Disney Company purchased the Jim ...

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