Hello Co-Op! Goodbye Paycheck!

Greetings, fellow shoppers! The latest – dare I say “greatest” in the face of Starbucks fans? – addition to Downtown Disney is the Marketplace Co-Op. This store is a really revolutionary concept for Walt Disney World – a conglomeration of modularized retail spaces. The lovely Melissa Sue wrote all about our experience at the Marketplace…

Merlin Needs Your Help!

Welcome, Sorcerers! Today you’re going to see some pictures of Joey saving the Magic Kingdom from certain peril at the hands of Hades and his band of Disney Villains. Make sure to check out Melissa’s in-depth review and giveaway over at Mouse on the Mind. This is the fourth of a four-part series documenting the…

Making the Band – MagicBand Teardown and More

Disclaimer: Every single thing in this post is public record, or publicly-available information. Please don’t comment otherwise. :) Welcome back! Today’s post is a departure from the usual… Many of you know that I’m a school counselor. You may not realize that I’ve got a lot of history with technology; having majored in computer science,…

Passholder RFID Exchange at EPCOT

Greetings! On March 25, 2013, I exchanged my paper Annual Passholder ticket for a plastic card embedded with RFID technology. This exchange was at the Odyssey at EPCOT, where many cool things are on display. I deeply apologize for the blurriness of the wording on most of the signs, it was mostly dark with spot…