Thoughts About Star Trek Ahead of the Return of Jean-Luc Picard

By |2020-01-20T11:28:58-08:00January 20th, 2020|Categories: Blogs, DAPs Featured, Entertainment, Guides, Mr. DAPs, Mr. DAPs Desk, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Trek|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Since the announcement that Captain (apparently now an Admiral) Picard would be returning to the small screen, I have found myself getting increasingly excited about the return of the Captain that, in many ways, I [...]

Disney Acquires Lucasfilm and Fox – #1 of Top 5 Disney Stories of the Decade

By |2019-12-29T15:51:09-08:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: Disney, Entertainment, Fox, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

We are at the big one of the decade for Disney.  And, sure, I'm cheating a little because these took place at two different times.  However, it's generally that Disney has acquired some heavy hitters [...]

Marvel Studios Box Office – #2 of Top 5 Disney Stories of the Decade

By |2019-12-29T10:50:08-08:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: Entertainment, Guides, Marvel, Op Ed/Opinion|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

In the countdown of the top stories of Disney in this decade, it gets harder to funnel down to what was the biggest.  So, I'll admit there is some condensing in these last two stories [...]

Top 5 Disney Stories of 2019 – #2: Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge (and Review of Rise of the Resistance)

By |2019-12-29T11:22:14-08:00December 30th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

As we continue to reflect and countdown to the top story of the year, Galaxy's Edge at both Disneyland and Disney's Hollywood Studios is a bit of a no-brainer.  It had been anticipated for a [...]

DAPs Magic Guide to the 2nd Annual Tournament of Roses SIP & SAVOR Pasadena

By |2019-12-29T21:16:42-08:00December 29th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, Food News, Foodie Adventures, Geek Eats, Geek News, Guides, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QNlY7d31D4 The Tournament of Roses SIP & SAVOR Pasadena returns to delight guests of all ages for a second year in a row from Saturday, December 28 - Monday, December 30, 2019. The [...]

Disney California Adventure is Rededicated and Redone – #3 of Top 5 Disney Stories of the Decade

By |2019-12-27T14:52:35-08:00December 29th, 2019|Categories: Disneyland Resort, Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

It is not just the end of the year but at the end of a decade.  This decade has had some monumental Disney events (as reflected in posts from the previous two days) but we [...]

#5: Shanghai Disneyland – Top 5 Disney Stories of the Decade

By |2019-12-26T13:05:17-08:00December 27th, 2019|Categories: Guides, Op Ed/Opinion, Parks, Shanghai Disney Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Not only is it the end of another year, but at the end of another decade!  In a grand look at what has transpired for Disney in the last ten years (and there was a [...]

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies – Epcot International Festival of the Holidays – GEEK EATS Disney Recipe

By |2019-12-26T10:31:10-08:00December 26th, 2019|Categories: desserts, Geek Eats, Guides, Parks, Recipes, Walt Disney World Resort|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It's the most wonderful time of the year for treats! For many families, it is a holiday tradition to bake together (mine included). There are so many different festive treats to enjoy. For our family, [...]