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Disney Magic

Disneyland Haunted Mansion Gingerbread House

File this under “just too cool!” Every year, the Imagineers and bakers create a twisted gingerbread house for the Disneyland Haunted Mansion The great thing is, the holiday decorations go up in October and stay relevant right through December. Here’s a quick look at this year’s gingerbread house – it’s Jack Skellington’s house! Next week I’ll be taking a look at the famous gingerbread houses at Walt Disney World resort! Pin It
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Bringing Disney Home

Face Paint Scars

With Halloween two weeks from today, I’ve got transformations on the mind! I start asking the kids in early September what they want to be for Halloween. I remember so many years when I was a kid, when I wouldn’t make a decision until a few days before and my mother scrambling to put something together for me. There’s a family tradition I’m happy to break! This year, Princess Cinderella will return to the family, but that’s the extent of the Disney theming (unless you count the haunted mansion-inspired birthday cake!) Alex has decided to go undead this year, which would be great had I not gotten rid of all the jeans with holes in them a few months ago! Oh well, I’m sure we’ll find something appropriate. The face paint, however, kinda had me stumped. Knowing Alex, he’ll want to go as gruesome as possible. Then I found...
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