Its no secret around here that theme parks are my favorite places to spend my time, and that excitement is always even more so enhanced when I get to live out the fandom fantasies inspired by all of my favorite IPs (that's Intellectual Property for those of you not ~in the know~) and stories that I grew up imagining being a part of. Universal Orlando has created one of the most well-themed, immersive, magical (yes I went there) places in Central Florida with the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.
Living in the Central Florida area, it's really easy to fall into life revolving around the theme park bubble. At least, for me it has been. I moved here from Tennessee in 2012 to pursue a dream of working for the theme parks, and I did. I spent 5 years at Disney and a year [...]
Happy (belated) National Penguin Day! Penguins have long been my favorite animal, ever since my grandmother started wrapping my Christmas presents exclusively in penguin wrapping paper. I saw March of the Penguins in theaters twice, and I own it on DVD. I'm committed, you guys. So when the DoubleTree Orlando at SeaWorld Resort invited me [...]
Happy new year everyone! Welcome to 2019, a time of new beginnings and fresh starts. I'm sad that another holiday season has come to an end, but before the Christmas decorations start to come down, I wanted to take one more look back at the Walt Disney World parks dressed up with their extra magic. [...]
Friday, October 26th is National Pumpkin Day, and there is no place I would rather celebrate than a Christmas Tree farm. I've made it no secret that Halloween isn't my most favorite season, and I basically just use it as a countdown until my favorite time of the year, Christmas. But there are a few [...]
I've always been a chicken when it comes to anything even remotely scary. I'm not kidding, I used to change the channel when even a commercial preview for a horror movie came on, and I still sleep with a nightlight to this day. I never thought I would be brave enough to endure Universal Orlando's [...]