Episode-131-Disney-Community-Spotlight-the-Caillouet-Disney-DNA-Podcast

131 BONUS: Trent & Jeni Caillouet from the Disney DNA Podcast

 

Disney DNA Podcast

In this bonus episode, a Disney Community Spotlight, we get to know Trent & Jeni Caillouet from the Disney DNA Podcast!

They answer some fun questions and and we generally “geek out” over Disney parks! Y’all are gonna love it!

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Visiting Disneyland & Disney World with Kids — Go Mouse Scouts

 

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128 BONUS: Joey McGirr from The Disney Hack Podcast

 

The Disney Hack

In this bonus episode, a Disney Community Spotlight, we get to know Joey McGirr from the Disney Hack Podcast!

He answers some fun questions and also tells some fun stories from his time working graveyard Disney Custodial at Disneyland!

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Come Join Our Facebook Group!

Come join our Facebook group where you can ask questions and share your advice on visiting Disneyland with your kids…or even just to geek out over Disney!

Visiting Disneyland & Disney World with Kids — Go Mouse Scouts

 

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FREE EBOOK: 10 Ways Families Can Save on a Disneyland Trip!

FREE EBOOK: 10 Ways Families Can Save on a Disneyland Trip!

10-Ways-Families-Can-Save-on-a-Disneyland-Trip-300One of the very first things we hear when we talk to other people about visiting Disneyland is, “That sounds like so much fun, I wish we could go! It’s just so expensive.” After hearing this so many times, we started to look for ways that families could save on a Disneyland trip.

We found that while a Disneyland trip will be expensive (but totally worth it), you might be surprised to find that with a little forethought and planning, it can be within your reach!

In this short ebook, we’ve grouped our tips into three main categories: tips on saving and collecting extra money for your trip, saving on the trip itself, and ways to save at the parks on food and souvenirs. We even added five bonus tips on some free and inexpensive things you can do at Disneyland!

Sign up for our email list (below) and we’ll email it right out to you! We’ll also let you know when our Guide to Visiting Disneyland with Young Kids is released and keep you up to date on news, contests, and our latest podcast episodes.

By the way, you also get our two previous freebies: Disneyland Resort Scavenger Hunts and our Unofficial Day at Disney Resource Pack!

 

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061 BONUS: Run Disney with Megan duBois

 

In this bonus episode, we’re joined by Megan duBois, from Mingling with Megan and WDW Nerd, and we talk all about Run Disney!

 

Run Disney with Megan duBois!

Here are some of the topics we touch on:

• What got you running? What keeps you going?

• Could you talk about your first race (Disney or otherwise) and how you started training?

• Do you wear a costume?

• What were some of your challenges in training for your first race?

• Do you have friends that you run with?

• What would you recommend to someone who would like to start running races?

• Do you run other marathons than Run Disney? How are they different?

• Are Disney races more expensive than other races?

• What’s been your favorite Run Disney moment?

 

Lightening Round

• What’s your favorite park tip?

• What’s your favorite bit of Disney life or career inspiration? Something like a quote or a value?

• What is one thing in life that has you really excited right now?

 

Get in Touch with Megan duBois!

Mingling with Megan Blog

WDW Nerd Blog

Megan’s Etsy Shop where she sells home made Mickey ears, bows, and coffee cup sleeves.

 

Get social with Megan!

Twitter | Instagram

 

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056 BONUS: Pursuing Your Dreams with Joseph Ballesteros from Talk About the Magic Podcast!

 

In this episode, Kris chats with Joseph Ballesteros from Talk About the Magic Podcast about pursuing your dreams!

 

Pursuing Your Dreams with Joseph Ballesteros from Talk About the Magic

• For those who don’t know who you are, please tell us a little about yourself and what you’re doing in the Disney space.

• Let’s talk about the Genesis of Talk about the magic. How did that start? Where did you get the inspiration for it?

• What is your vision for, or “big picture” for Talk About the Magic?

• With so many people trying to do something in the Disney space online, what makes you different?

• We hear success stories all the time of people building a business around podcasting, blogging, or you tubing, essentially creating content, but that’s certainly not the whole picture. Could you take a moment to talk about how you plan to make money from your efforts?

• What’s your day job? How are you balancing that with building a business?

• Are you married, do you have any kids? How do you find a balance there?

• What’s been your biggest challenge so far?

• What’s been your favorite success?

• Could you talk about a specific failure moment you’ve had?

Lightening Round

• What’s your favorite park tip?

• What’s your favorite bit of Disney life or career inspiration? Something like a quote or a value?

• What is one thing in life that has you really excited right now?

 

Resources Mentioned During Interview

Lou Mongello’s Website

Lou Mongello’s HUB Website

 

Talk About the Magic Podcast

Talk About the Magic Website | iTunes | Stitcher | Google Play

Twitter | Facebook | YouTube | Snapchat

 

 

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047 BONUS: Disney Single Rider with Ryan Monette from The Queue

 

Guest Ryan Monette from The Queue podcast joins Mouse Scouts to talk about visiting Disney Parks solo! He also talks about how he’s grown a community around his Instagram account.

 

Interview with Ryan Monte from The Queue Podcast

Here’s some of what we cover:

• What are some of the perks of visiting Disney parks by yourself?

• Drawbacks?

• Do you find it easy to engage with other guests while you’re there or are you content to just be silently mysterious.

• Do you have friends that you meet up with at the parks?

• Do you ever find yourself connecting with other groups that you end up spending more time with afterward?

• What kind of attention do you get from others when you’re there by yourself? Cast members and guests alike?

• What do you do while you’re waiting in line?

• Is it any easier getting into restaurants when it’s just you?

• What would you recommend to someone who’s visiting a disney park for the first time by themselves?

• What’s your favorite attraction to experience solo? Least favorite?

• What are some travel tips for traveling alone?

• What’s your favorite park tip?

• What’s your favorite bit of Disney life or career inspiration? Something like a quote or a value?

• What is one thing in life that has you really excited right now?

 

Where can we find Ryan Monette?

The Queue Podcast | iTunes

Ryan’s Instagram

 

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044 BONUS: Cleaning the Kingdom!

 

In this BONUS episode, Kris and Megan talk with Ken Pellman and Lynn Barron from The Sweep Spot podcast and they share some of their funnest stories from their book, Cleaning the Kingdom!

 

Lynn & Ken from The Sweep Spot Podcast

Here are some of the topics that pop up during our conversation:

• Radio antics! Communications between custodial cast members.

• An unsettling ghost story.

• The most ridiculous things they’ve seen guests do.

• Their favorite experiences working for Disneyland Custodial.

• What lessons they’ve taken from Disney that they still use today.

• Their favorite park tips.

• Their favorite bits of Disney inspiration.

 

Cleaning the Kingdom: Insider tales of Keeping Walt’s Dream Spotless

cleaning the kingdom bookWhat is it like to be the eyes and ears of the institution known as The Happiest Place on Earth? How does it really feel to work day in and day out leading part of the world famous Disneyland Custodial team? Just how do they keep such a busy place so clean? Find the answers to these questions and more as secrets are revealed in this unauthorized, honest, and affectionate memoir from insiders who struggled to keep guests happy, tame wild new cast members, and keep the original Disneyland clean through a time of tremendous change, growth, and controversy for the Resort. You’ll discover that cleaning up is just a part of the job as you experience heartwarming triumphs, heartbreaking tragedies, and hearty laughs along with the people who lived them.

Click Here to Pick up an Autographed Copy!

 

The Sweep Spot Podcast

the sweep spot podcastThe Sweep Spot Show NotesiTunes

Facebook Pages for Cleaning the Kingdom and The Sweep Spot

 

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Disneyland Scavenger Hunt

FREE Disneyland & California Adventure Scavenger Hunts!

FREE Unofficial Disneyland & California Adventure Scavenger Hunts!

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We put together a free (yet unofficial) scavenger hunt each for Disneyland and Disney California Adventure for you to bring with you next time you go to the parks! Inside you’ll find 17 questions (for each park) to figure out, some easy, some challenging, which will take you through each land at each park. Finally, they come together at the end to give you one final riddle.

Sign up for our email list (below) and we’ll email it right out to you! We’ll also let you know when our book is released and keep you up to date on news, contests, and our latest podcast episodes.

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035 BONUS: Disney World on a Budget! Interview with Krystel Siejo

In this interview with Krystel Seijo, author of Disney World on a Budget, we talk about saving for Disney World and not breaking the bank when you get there!  Plus, we’re giving away a free copy of her book!

 

Saving for Disney World!

 

Here are some of the points we cover during this interview:

• How far out should I start planning my trip?

• Best times to go in order to get the best bang for my buck.

• Best places to save money.

• Transportation.

• Staying on property vs offsite.

• Saving money on food.

• Strategies you use to save money in the parks.

• Her best tip for maximizing your budget.

• How to find balance between budget and vacation.

• Her favorite Disney Park’s tip.

• Her favorite bit of Disney life or career inspiration?

 

Win a Free Copy of Disney World on a Budget! (Or get a discount!)

Disney World on a BudgetWe’re giving away a free copy of Krystel’s book, Disney World on a Budget, to one lucky listener. All you have to do to be in the running is to comment on this blog post and tell us what your favorite Walt Disney World attraction is. You must comment by August 3rd and we’ll announce the winner on our August 5 episode of Mouse Scouts!

You can also get a 15% discount on her already wonderfully priced book by using the coupon code MOUSESCOUTS at checkout.

 

Where can I find out more about Krystel Seijo?

PlanningTheMagic.net

 

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032 Bonus: Interview with Walt’s Frozen Head

In this episode I talk with Benjamin Lancaster, the mind behind the upcoming movie The Further Adventures of Walt’s Frozen Head. This is what we talk about.

Gives an overview on who he is and what he does.

Talks about his Disney background and what got him interested in Disney.

Tells us about the beginning of his Twitter parody account @WaltsFrzenHead.

 

His Film: The Further Adventures of Walt’s Frozen Head

Filming on Disney property without permission.

What his biggest challenge has been with the movie.

How he came up with the story for his film.

Working with his cast & crew.

His approach to his Kickstarter page.

His favorite Disney Park tip.

His favorite bit of Disney life or career inspiration.

 

Where can we find out more about Walt’s Frozen Head?

WaltsFrozenHead.com

Twitter: @waltsfrzenhead

Facebook

Kickstarter for Post Production

Kickstarter Backers Party at Gods & Monsters June 30 at 6pm

 

 

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