https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25DZs4JuhkQ Happy Birthday to Once Upon A Disney Blog! The blog that has brought me back into a community that is full of fun and immense joy. Sometimes I do have moments when I think, why on earth am I doing this? And then I look at the stats to see that there are hardly… Continue reading One Year Anniversary
Hello! Welcome back to my bookish retellings and this time I am back onto fairy tales and bringing you Sleeping Beauty, Disney's third princess tale from 1959. It would be a thirty year gap between this film and The Little Mermaid, so in my mind this makes the story of Sleeping Beauty an even greater… Continue reading Sleeping Beauty Retellings
Hello. With every film, there is always merchandise and for my family Snow White is one of those films that we have a particular connection to. Most of it is sentimental due to it being the first of Disney's feature animated films but we also have a running joke that my sister is Grumpy. Over… Continue reading Snow White Merchandise Collection
29th May 1941. A date filled with significant events for Disney and yet they are probably more taboo than anything surrounding Song of the South. Despite the huge impact of that day on the entire American film and animation industry, the Disney company are not going to talk about it, acknowledge it, or even reference… Continue reading Animator’s Strike 1941
Hello. So about a month ago, D23 announced all the new Disney Legends to be inducted in this year's ceremony. The first few inductees are as follows: Carrie Fisher Mark Hamill Manuel Gonzales Clyde Geronimi I started off wanting to do a post for each legend but like I ended up doing for the Disney… Continue reading Rest of the Disney Legends.
Hello! I'm pretty certain that I haven't mentioned this before but I am a relatively active member in Girl Guiding. I have been volunteering with one of my local Brownie groups for the last three years and for the most part I do enjoy it! It's nice to give back and be a positive influence!… Continue reading Snow White as a Girl Guide
Hello! This coming Sunday (tomorrow) in the UK marks Fathers' Day, that one day dedicated to fathers everywhere. Like I did with the mothers back in March, I want to share with you some of my favourite Disney dads. A missing Disney Dad is just as common as a missing mother and it took… Continue reading Favourite Disney Dads