Visiting the original Jim Henson Headquarters: A New York Adventure

When I first started Subway Mouse, I wanted to explore parts of New York by digging up little reminders of the history of the Disney brand. I was shocked to learn that there’s a LOT of Jim Henson history in New York, and since the Muppets now fall under the Disney umbrella, I’m really excited … Continue reading Visiting the original Jim Henson Headquarters: A New York Adventure

Disney Halloween Movies!

If you're like me, your Halloween decorations were up Sept. 1st and the nightly horror movie viewing had commenced. I've plowed through a lot of Halloween films this month alone (Rosemary's Baby, Amityville, The Thing, Re-animator, It Follows, Nightmare on Elm Street, Monster Squad, Eyes Without a Face, Halloweentown). Can you believe Halloweentown is the … Continue reading Disney Halloween Movies!

Working at Disneyland: The first dream job

When I got out of high school, I was adamant about having a fun job. I intended to focus heavily on my studies, and a lot of heavy personal stuff happened near the end of my high school career and I wanted to spend my down-time at my happy place. For me, this meant working … Continue reading Working at Disneyland: The first dream job

Dapper Day: The Original Dandies and Darlings of Disneyland

Almost every single time I go to Disneyland, I dress for comfort. My makeup usually melts off within the first hour, and my hair is usually hidden under some type of hat. I couldn’t imagine wearing heels or keeping my makeup perfectly in place, but whenever I doubt if it’s possible to be completely stylish … Continue reading Dapper Day: The Original Dandies and Darlings of Disneyland

Disneyland Halloween Wish List

While New York in the fall is a glorious time of year, it’s not a Disney Halloween with over-sized pumpkins and magic everywhere. So, while I sit in my tiny Brooklyn apartment, I’m putting together my Disney Halloween Wish list for the season. Trying to make a trip to either Disneyland or Walt Disney World … Continue reading Disneyland Halloween Wish List

Disneyland Cast Member FAQ: Part 2

I hope you all liked PART 1 of the Dland Cast Member FAQ vid! In part 2, I answer more questions revolving around what a typical day working at the resort is like. Does anyone know the name of this Dland backstage location? Well, you're about to learn all about this cool place in the … Continue reading Disneyland Cast Member FAQ: Part 2

Disneyland Day 1: Trip Report (Summer 2015)

PASS TYPE: Cast member sign-in (Park Hopper ticket) *This was an incredibly busy day and so incredible! First off, I got signed into the Disneyland with two of my good friends from San Diego at 8:30AM. I was able to run down the street to the Maingate from Clarion in 10 minutes! *It was my … Continue reading Disneyland Day 1: Trip Report (Summer 2015)