[VIDEO] Look, up in that tree – it’s “Woody”!

© Copyright 2011 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Week before last, I took a stroll deep into the swamp – the Six Mile Cypress Slough here in Fort Myers – and I heard a familiar sound. After looking around for a bit, I found him. He’s a pileated “Woody” woodpecker, with a ruby red crest on his … Continue reading [VIDEO] Look, up in that tree – it’s “Woody”!

Photo Friday: Human Form

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Disney characters are always shape-shifting and morphing into and out of the human form. Take Prince Naveen, for instance. He’s a frog trying to get back into his prince’s body by kissing a girl, but ends up turning her into a frog, too. They have a terrible time trying … Continue reading Photo Friday: Human Form

Mickey Mouse Loves You

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com It’s that time of year again; the greeting card section at the supermarket is awash in red and pink hearts. Here’s our favorite boyfriend, Mickey Mouse, marching off to deliver a very important message. There are others – the Princesses, Tinkerbell, the Toy Story gang and one card that … Continue reading Mickey Mouse Loves You

Mickey In The Wild at Target

Mickey In The Wild at Target, originally uploaded by Erin aka Tink*~*~*. Mickey Mouse is hawking copy paper at Target (they don’t have 3-hole punch- Staples, here I come) Sent from my Nokia N97 Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr CLICK for my previous Ruby Tuesday posts Visit … Continue reading Mickey In The Wild at Target

Quirky Queen Sure Is Mean

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Johnny Depp and Helena Bonham Carter have worked together on some strange films – Sweeney Todd, The Corpse Bride and recently, Disney’s update to Robert Louis Stevenson’s Alice in Wonderland. It’s not surprising that they’ve frequently worked together. Just as Johnny Depp has been making his career out of … Continue reading Quirky Queen Sure Is Mean

Scenes From Islands Of Adventure

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 As mentioned last week, I’ll be heading off to Orlando (very SOON!). After a two year hiatus, I am very much looking forward to visiting the Universal parks once more, particularly Islands of Adventure, where the new Harry Potter-themed land has been open for several months now. This … Continue reading Scenes From Islands Of Adventure

You are now entering Universal Islands of Adventure

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com A trek to Orlando is in my near future, and for the first time since 2007, the plan is to visit the Universal parks for a few days while I’m there. A passel of old pals from The Loverly Isle of Long (New York) will be coming down to … Continue reading You are now entering Universal Islands of Adventure

Vacation Shopping For Inspiration

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com There are many benefits to shopping, especially while on vacation. In addition to flooding the brain with pleasurable endorphins (like chocolate), shopping can deliver some important inspirational messages. Next time you are in Walt Disney World, why not shop for inspiration? There are a variety of uplifting messages to … Continue reading Vacation Shopping For Inspiration

Vacation Shopping Teaches Important Lessons

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Walt Disney was a smart dude. He questioned the conventional. There is proof of this at MouseGear, a shop in Walt Disney World’s EPCOT. Just go through a rack of t-shirts there and you will probably find this one. Here, on this shirt, Walt asks perhaps the most important … Continue reading Vacation Shopping Teaches Important Lessons

Waiting For The Kilimanjaro Safari

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Disney prides itself on attention to detail and authenticity. Each attraction in a Disney park is themed to evoke a place, an era, a culture that is unique and instantly recognizable. Here are some shots taken in the queue for the Kilimanjaro Safari at Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando. … Continue reading Waiting For The Kilimanjaro Safari

(s)Wanderin’ around the Oasis

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com The black-necked swan hails from South America and is considered the prettiest of all the varieties of swans in the world. Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr CLICK for my previous Ruby Tuesday posts Visit other Ruby Tuesday participants Subscribe to My … Continue reading (s)Wanderin’ around the Oasis

Top 5 FUNky Facts About The Roseate Spoonbill

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 One morning this past March, I found a pair of roseate spoonbills in the Oasis at Disney’s Animal Kingdom. As I pointed my camera at them, they regarded me with their red-rimmed eyes as though a bit suspicious of the hunk of hardware in my hand (Canon SX110 … Continue reading Top 5 FUNky Facts About The Roseate Spoonbill

A diverting destination at Innoventions West

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 I love this sign because it is so colorful and because it has a “hidden” Mickey. The EPCOT Character spot is located just across the breezeway from Innoventions West in Walt Disney World’s EPCOT theme park. You’ll be able to find all the most beloved classic Disney characters … Continue reading A diverting destination at Innoventions West

Just drawn that way

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com “I’m not bad, I’m just drawn that way” Jessica Rabbit – the “forgotten” Disney character in red! Window display at The Screen Door, Disney’s Boardwalk Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr RELATED POSTS: My previous Ruby Tuesday posts Visit other Ruby Tuesday … Continue reading Just drawn that way

The Sea Star Cafe at the Sanibel Inn

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 I went to dinner with some friends on Saturday night – they gave me the choice of venue, so I selected the newly-opened Sea Star Cafe on Sanibel Island. It’s located where Ellington’s used to be, at the Sanibel Inn. When we first arrived, it was after 6:00 … Continue reading The Sea Star Cafe at the Sanibel Inn

5 Ways Disney has defiled Tinkerbell

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr 👿 I am pretty much a Tinkerbell purist. With the exception of my “Mornings aren’t magical” coffee mug, I am generally a devotee of the original shot-glass sized Tink from the original 1953 classic film Peter … Continue reading 5 Ways Disney has defiled Tinkerbell

Gulf oil spill – learning how to help

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 Last Friday, I drove out past Sanibel Island and crossed Blind Pass over to Captiva Island. At the end of Captiva, there’s a resort called South Seas, which has conference facilities. I was there to get some safety training for beach cleanup volunteers – want to be prepared … Continue reading Gulf oil spill – learning how to help

An island tavern in a cavern

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr 🙂 McT’s Shrimp House and Tavern is a stop on the Sunday Sanibel Bar Crawl, especially when it’s very hot outside. The SSBC started in the mild weather as a pool bar crawl, but as the … Continue reading An island tavern in a cavern

Lightning McQueen at the Studios

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com This week, it’s been 2 years since I joined Ruby Tuesday, a photo meme hosted by Mary at Work of the Poet. To commemorate the occasion, here’s my first-ever Ruby Tuesday post – from June 24th, 2008! OH – and I have since seen this film, and I believe … Continue reading Lightning McQueen at the Studios

Lost post from 2009 – my notes from Disney’s UP!

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Notes about Disney’s UP! (one year late) I was in Walt Disney World on June 14th 2009; I’d taken a professional certification exam the day before in Orlando and stayed the weekend to browse the parks. Well, it was so hell hot, I decided to cool off by taking … Continue reading Lost post from 2009 – my notes from Disney’s UP!

My Walt Disney World hurricane story

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com How will a possible hurricane affect your Disney visit? | TheDailyDisney.com from OrlandoSentinel.com. Recent article in the Orlando Sentinal’s Daily Disney blog reminded me of an autumn trip to see the Mouse a few years back that culminated in riding out a hurricane at the Port Orleans Riverside resort. … Continue reading My Walt Disney World hurricane story

Fun facts about Monorail Red

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com The original Walt Disney World Monorail Red went into service in 1971 and was decommissioned after more than 20 years of service. The nose end of it was auctioned off as part of the “100 Years of Magic” celebration in honor of Walt Disney’s 100th birthday. This successor was … Continue reading Fun facts about Monorail Red

Design your own thrill ride!

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Nieceling and I designed our own thrill ride at EPCOT. The attraction, which is located in Innoventions, is called "Sum Of All Thrills". Presented by Raytheon, it’s designed to get kids interested in the physics and math behind the building of a thrill ride. Our thrill ride is a … Continue reading Design your own thrill ride!

A Downtown Disney mystery

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 😯 I don’t know how to tell you this, so I’m just going to spit it out – the Stepford-stewardess-zombie dolls are GONE! Intrepid readers may recall that I discovered these oddities during my March weekend in Walt Disney World while browsing the Tren-D boutique in Downtown Disney. If … Continue reading A Downtown Disney mystery

Sea shells at the Boardwalk Inn

© Copyright 2006-2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr I was taking photographs in and around Disney’s Boardwalk Inn when my camera ran out of juice. Fortunately, I had a set of fresh batteries with me, and scouted a place to sit down and swap … Continue reading Sea shells at the Boardwalk Inn

Shopportunity of the strange at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see a larger version in Flickr You might think this is odd, but when it comes to leaving a Disney park, I plan my exit route around how many shops I can hit as I make my way toward the gate. (Long-time readers are feigning … Continue reading Shopportunity of the strange at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Dinosaur Week: giant Lego monsters!

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 Welcome to Dinosaur Week at My Mobile Adventures *~*~* As mentioned elsewhere, the only real reason it is Dinosaur Week is because I have pictures of dinosars to share 😉 Today’s offering comes from Downtown Disney. As many are aware, there is a Lego store there, and they’ve … Continue reading Dinosaur Week: giant Lego monsters!

A sacred gateway and the goddess of “flow”

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photo(s) to see if a larger version is available in Flickr 🙂 Torii gates are associated with the Shinto and (later on) the Buddhist traditions in Japan. The purpose of a torri gate is to serve as a gateway to a sacred space. This one stands by … Continue reading A sacred gateway and the goddess of “flow”

Shopportunity knocks: from whimsical to bizarre

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 My new favorite place for a Disney shopportunity is Tren-D, a new-ish high-end boutique attached to Team Mickey in Downtown Disney. This is where you will find some of the more… um, “interesting” Disney merchandise on property. I’d call the place a mix between “whimisical” and “edgy”. Perhaps … Continue reading Shopportunity knocks: from whimsical to bizarre

Things are looking up at the bat exhibit

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 Sometime while you are touring any Disney theme park, try looking UP for a different perspective. Chances are really excellent that you will start to notice bits of theming that range from clever to beautiful and add to the overall ambiance and mood that Disney is striving for … Continue reading Things are looking up at the bat exhibit

Here comes the monorail!

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 I’m a total geek when it comes to trying to take photos of the monorail at Walt Disney World’s EPCOT theme park. The tracks dip enticingly into the park before taking passengers on their merry way, and there are various places to stand around and wait for it … Continue reading Here comes the monorail!

Can you name the film in which Disney’s OTHER red-headed mermaid appeared?

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr 🙂 I was at McT’s Tavern on Sanibel Island yesterday, and decided to check at Foursquare. However, Foursquare was not already listing McT’s in their list of venues, so I had to create it. For that, … Continue reading Can you name the film in which Disney’s OTHER red-headed mermaid appeared?

Castle Dream Lights in the Magic Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr Hong Kong. Tokyo. Paris. Orlando. Anaheim. Everywhere there’s a collection of Disney theme parks, there’s also a castle. The one in Orlando is Cinderella’s Castle; her tale is told in the form of mosaic tile murals … Continue reading Castle Dream Lights in the Magic Kingdom

Red for luck and love at Disney

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see larger versions available in Flickr In Chinese culture, the color red is symbolic of luck, happiness and high energy (fire, in Chinese metaphysics). I don’t know if Mary “The Teach” at Work Of The Poet knew it when she launched her Ruby Tuesday meme, … Continue reading Red for luck and love at Disney

“Chinese Princess Minnie” – ???

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 Night was falling on the Magic Kingdom, and I was browsing in the Art of Disney store on Main Street USA, amusing myself until it was time to take up a position for the fireworks. I came upon this odd statue of Minnie Mouse. I’m not sure who … Continue reading “Chinese Princess Minnie” – ???

My Mobile Adventures *~*~* – Top 20 Posts of 2009

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Now that 2010 is almost upon us, it’s time to do a 2009 “Best Of” post. I get a kick out of “fun facts”, so this year I’m taking a statistical point of view. Let’s see what 2009 held! My Mobile Adventures *~*~* Top 20 Posts of 2009 Posts … Continue reading My Mobile Adventures *~*~* – Top 20 Posts of 2009

Model trains at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com If you are a subscriber who sees only a blank space where the VIDEO should be, please click through to the blog ===> http://MyMobileAdventures.com There’s a big gingerbread house set up in the lobby of Disney’s Boardwalk Inn during the holiday season, and this train circles ’round the base … Continue reading Model trains at Disney’s Boardwalk Inn

Just red things from this past week

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com It’s an excellent time of year to participate in Mary’s Ruby Tuesday meme – there’s a predominance of red things in the stores and catalogs due to the rapidly approaching Christmas holiday. Still, there’s always red stuff abounding, if you just keep an eye out for it. Making an … Continue reading Just red things from this past week

I’m going to Disney World to see the Christmas lights!

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 First one friend posted that he would be in Disney World mid-December and then another friend said she would be there, too. And then, yet another friend texted me last night to let me know there was a behind-the-scenes special on HGTV, all about decorating Disney World for … Continue reading I’m going to Disney World to see the Christmas lights!

R.I.P., EPCOT “Lights of Winter”

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com This year, Walt Disney World has decided to discontinue their famous “Lights of Winter” display at EPCOT, no doubt disappointing many thousands of fans who were counting on a visit to this display as being one of the highlights of their holiday trip. The official reason that Disney has … Continue reading R.I.P., EPCOT “Lights of Winter”

Fort Myers Beach Sand Sculpting Festival no longer free

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com This is the 23rd year of the Sand Sculpting Festival on Fort Myers Beach here in Lee County, Florida. It is also the year that unemployment in Lee County has climbed to within spitting distance of 14% and may rise well beyond that by year end. So, naturally it … Continue reading Fort Myers Beach Sand Sculpting Festival no longer free

Scenes from Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside resort

© Copyright 2009 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 My friend Snowbird went to Walt Disney World today. She’s staying at Port Orleans Riverside, a resort that’s very close to Downtown Disney and very easy on the eyes. It’s also a resort that has a good deal of red in the architecture, so what better subject for … Continue reading Scenes from Disney’s Port Orleans Riverside resort

Go, Ellen! EPCOT’s Universe of Energy

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 The Universe of Energy attraction at EPCOT reminds me of a pavilion at the 1964 World’s Fair, which took place in Flushing Meadow Park in Queens, NY. I was four years old, going on five when the Fair first opened, and since my family lived in Queens, we … Continue reading Go, Ellen! EPCOT’s Universe of Energy

Into the belly of the beast at the Naples Zoo, Southwest Florida

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 I recently had the privilege of touring the Naples Zoo at Caribbean Gardens here in Southwest Florida. OK, “privilege” is stretching it a bit – it was REALLY hot and the animals were mostly sleeping, so not so much in the excitement department. But the botanical gardens were … Continue reading Into the belly of the beast at the Naples Zoo, Southwest Florida

The “unknown flower” at EPCOT

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com These bright, orangey-RED flowers were found growing in a pot inside the Festival Center at the 2009 International Flower and Garden Festival at EPCOT this past May. Normally when I photograph flowers at EPCOT, I look for a sign posted nearby that tells me what I’m looking at. However, … Continue reading The “unknown flower” at EPCOT

All aboard the Friendships at Walt Disney World

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Click the photos to see if a larger version is available in Flickr 🙂 One of the best reasons to stay at an EPCOT resort hotel at Walt Disney World is the easy journey between your hotel and the park. The resorts, which include the Boardwalk, The Yacht Club, … Continue reading All aboard the Friendships at Walt Disney World

Grab a stagecoach in the Magic Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Each Disney theme park has a sales spot for the Disney Vacation Club which is cleverly disguised to blend in with the themeing of the park. Here we see that you can visit at DVC representative in Frontierland at the Magic Kingdom – just look for the RED “Getaway” … Continue reading Grab a stagecoach in the Magic Kingdom

“There once was a man from Nantucket…”

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 😉 Found this guy on the beach on Sanibel Island and just HAD to photograph his t-shirt, which proclaims him to be “The Man From Nantucket”. There was a very popular and very dirty limerick regarding such a man that made the rounds when I was in grade school… … Continue reading “There once was a man from Nantucket…”

Planet Hollywood, Downtown Disney

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com This is the Planet Hollywood in Downtown Disney, Orlando, Florida. While selecting a photo for this post, I realized that in all the years I’ve been going to Walt Disney World, I have never dined at Planet Hollywood! I remember when this chain first opened. Stars like Bruce Willis … Continue reading Planet Hollywood, Downtown Disney

Decor at Disney’s Pop Century, continued!

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com As a follow on to yesterday’s post about the Pop Century Resort, here’s some framed art from inside one of the rooms – lots of red going on here! It’s supposed to represent Disney stuff from the 70s. In the upper left corner, I do believe that’s Pete’s Dragon, … Continue reading Decor at Disney’s Pop Century, continued!

“Experiment 626” aka “Stitch” at EPCOT

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 “Experiement 626” aka Stitch sits in a bed of red flowers, with a red DANGER sign overhead, and the red planet Mars in the background (that’s the Mission: Space! attraction) at the 2009 EPCOT Flower and Garden Festival. In actuality, Stitch is blue – I should know, he … Continue reading “Experiment 626” aka “Stitch” at EPCOT

Dancing mushrooms from Disney’s Fantasia

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com At the Flower and Garden Festival in EPCOT this year, there was a whole section at the front of the park devoted to Disney’s 1941 animated classic Fantasia, which made my heart glad. Disney does not put the old classics on the shelf, but finds ways to introduce them … Continue reading Dancing mushrooms from Disney’s Fantasia

My “favorite” Disney red-head

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Without fanfare or hullabaloo, I bring you yet another Disney character in RED. Well, he’s red-headed, at least. May I please present … … Peter Pan. He’s every guy I’ve ever dated. RELATED POSTS: My previous Ruby Tuesday posts Visit other Ruby Tuesday participants Subscribe to My Mobile Adventures … Continue reading My “favorite” Disney red-head

A belated farewell to Pleasure Island

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com By the time I took this photo, Pleasure Island was closed. One of the few places on Disney property in Orlando Florida where Disney catered to adults instead of children, Pleasure Island was treasured by locals and traveling guests alike. Disney’s announcement of their intention to close this diverse … Continue reading A belated farewell to Pleasure Island

Feeding the birds can be hazardous to your vacation

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Come feed the little birds, Show them you care And you’ll be glad if you do Their young ones are hungry Their nests are so bare All it takes is tuppence from you Feed the birds, tuppence a bag… – From Disney’s Mary Poppins Virtually all of us have … Continue reading Feeding the birds can be hazardous to your vacation

Yet More Disney Characters Who Wear RED

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 😀 Is there no end to the number of Disney characters who wear RED? Apparently not! I’ve already documented the phenomenon of Disney characters wearing red quite extensively. Then this evening, while drooling over some old photos from the EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival from ‘way back in … Continue reading Yet More Disney Characters Who Wear RED

The Empress Lilly, Downtown Disney

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com For today’s Ruby Tuesday, I’ve got a little history lesson for you all, about a popular seafood restaurant in Orlando, Florida. Located in Downtown Disney, Fulton’s Crab House opened in the mid-1970s and was originally called The Empress Lilly. Named after and christened by Walt Disney’s wife Lillian, this … Continue reading The Empress Lilly, Downtown Disney

Mickey’s Jammin’ Jungle Parade – Red Edition!

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com ‘k, I’m back and so is Mickey’s Jammin’ Jungle Parade, coming to you directly from Disney’s Animal Kingdom. Yesterday, I presented to you the Blue and Yellow Edition of the parade. Today, I am pleased to present the RED Edition, in honor of Ruby Tuesday. I’m not really sure … Continue reading Mickey’s Jammin’ Jungle Parade – Red Edition!

RED Hidden Mickeys at Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Yesterday we took a look at one of the standard rooms at Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter resort, and I showed you a “Hidden Mickey” in the bedspread. Today, in honor of Ruby Tuesday, we’ll take a look at the red upholstered chair. I bet you think that you … Continue reading RED Hidden Mickeys at Disney’s Port Orleans French Quarter

Strolling EPCOT’s World Showcase at Walt Disney World

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Can you believe it’s March already? At the end of the month, the first quarter of the new year will be over, and we won’t be able to call it “new” any more! We’re also that much closer to my next trip to Walt Disney World, which is coming … Continue reading Strolling EPCOT’s World Showcase at Walt Disney World

One RED Thing From Each Walt Disney World Park

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com It’s Ruby Tuesday again! For your crimson viewing pleasure today, I’ve selected a cross-section from all four of the Walt Disney World theme parks in Orlando. It’s a Small World, MAGIC KINGDOM I want you all to know that it is in the interest of primacy and latency that … Continue reading One RED Thing From Each Walt Disney World Park

“Special” RED Stuff from around Disney’s EPCOT

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Have you ever noticed how Disney is always having some sort of “special” celebration or festival or anniversary event? Every year, it’s always something. 100 Years of Magic! The Year – no make that TWO Years – Of A Million Dreams! Millennium Celebration! The year I snapped this one, … Continue reading “Special” RED Stuff from around Disney’s EPCOT

RED Signs at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com RED Signs at Disney’s Animal Kingdom (a Ruby Tuesday post) Click each photo; there’s usually a larger version in Flickr, which will open in a new window By now, repeat visitors here at My Mobile Adventures really get it – there is no shortage of RED stuff in Walt … Continue reading RED Signs at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

RED Stuff at the EPCOT Festivals in Walt Disney World

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com RED Stuff at the EPCOT Festivals in Walt Disney World (a Ruby Tuesday post) click a photo to see a larger version in Flickr The color RED makes a strong showing in the Disney theme parks in Orlando, Florida. Perhaps that’s the reason that so many of my Ruby … Continue reading RED Stuff at the EPCOT Festivals in Walt Disney World

“The Real Thing” in RED at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com “The Real Thing” in RED at Disney’s Animal Kingdom (a Ruby Tuesday post) If you are a fan of Pepsi products and you happen to find yourself in Walt Disney World, you are fresh out of luck. Disney has had an exclusive relationship with Coca-Cola for a very long … Continue reading “The Real Thing” in RED at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Tiny RED Flowers at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com title goes here (a Ruby Tuesday post) One of the things I love about Disney’s Animal Kingdom is the beautiful environment that has been created to showcase the animals. I’ve heard it said that there are over 4,000 varieties of plants and trees at DAK. One day in October … Continue reading Tiny RED Flowers at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Fort Myers Beach Window Dressing

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com title goes here (a Ruby Tuesday post) Lobster sun catcher hangs in the window of the Beach Seafood Market in Fort Myers Beach, Florida. September 14th, 2008 RELATED POSTS: More photos of the Beach Seafood Market on Fort Myers Beach, Florida My previous Ruby Tuesday posts Visit other Ruby … Continue reading Fort Myers Beach Window Dressing

EPCOTS’s China – perspective in RED

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com EPCOT’s China – perspective in RED (a Ruby Tuesday post) These are the magnificent entry arches to the China pavilion at Walt Disney World’s EPCOT. The China pavilion uses the color RED a lot, so readers should be prepared to see more of EPCOT’s China in the future! Oh, … Continue reading EPCOTS’s China – perspective in RED

The Best Of My Mobile Adventures 2008

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com The Best Of My Mobile Adventures 2008 It’s been some year. I’ve migrated between blogging platforms and had three different mobile blogging devices. I’ve been to beaches, festivals, theme parks and foreign ports of call. I’ve strengthened and fortified existing friendships and forged new ones. I’m a founding member … Continue reading The Best Of My Mobile Adventures 2008

RED Stuff from out and about today

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com RED Stuff From Out And About Today (a Ruby Tuesday post) I had to go to the doctor today to get something that will kill this evil sinus infection from hell. On the way back, I stopped to look at the price of gas – would you look at … Continue reading RED Stuff from out and about today

Santa in the Sky! at the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva, Florida

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Santa in the Sky! at the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva, Florida As promised this past Ruby Tuesday, here’s the “Santa Series” from the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva Island, Southwest Florida. It was a gorgeous, blue-sky Thanksgiving Day, and I very much enjoyed seeing “Tweenies” all gussied up it its … Continue reading Santa in the Sky! at the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva, Florida

RED Stuff from the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva Island, Florida

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com RED STUFF from the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva Island, Florida (a Ruby Tuesday post) I guess we are officially in the season where RED STUFF abounds.  Yes, it’s Christmas time, and the decorations are going up rapidly all over the place.  Here are some shots taken on Thanksgiving Day … Continue reading RED Stuff from the Tween Waters Inn, Captiva Island, Florida

Maharajah Jungle Trek RED Stuff, Disney’s Animal Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Maharajah Jungle Trek RED Stuff, Disney’s Animal Kingdom (a Ruby Tuesday post) There is a section along the Maharajah Jungle Trek at Disney’s Animal Kingdom that features a good amount of the color RED. Perfect for Ruby Tuesday! This sign invites guests to continue on through the “Red Pavilion” … Continue reading Maharajah Jungle Trek RED Stuff, Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Holy cow, I was quoted in an article on BlogHer!

Check out the article, Dreaming Of The Modern Tenement on BlogHer. Author Maria Niles used some comments I made on my blog regarding multi-generational living. The Lodge Ladies will fondly recall my Valentine Essay on this subject. I also referenced multi-generational living in a Ruby Tuesday post back in September. I used a photo of … Continue reading Holy cow, I was quoted in an article on BlogHer!

Just off Main Street USA, Magic Kingdom

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Just off Main Street USA, Magic Kingdom (a Ruby Tuesday post) As you make your way down Main Street USA in the Magic Kingdom, there is a little side street off to the right where you can escape the crowds and the noise for a bit and chill out, … Continue reading Just off Main Street USA, Magic Kingdom

Colorful! from Disney’s Food and Wine Festival at EPCOT

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Colorful! from Disney’s Food and Wine Festival at EPCOT (a Manic Monday post) This very Colorful basket full of tiny bottles of Tabasco sauce was found in the Louisiana demo area while I was making the rounds at Disney’s Food & Wine Festival in Epcot this past October. The … Continue reading Colorful! from Disney’s Food and Wine Festival at EPCOT

More Disney Characters in RED

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~*http://MyMobileAdventures.blogspot.comMore Disney Characters In RED A few weeks ago, my Ruby Tuesday entry consisted of some Disney’s Ladies in RED. Well, the post was really popular, and folks seemed to like it so much, I decided to dig around in my photos and see if I could find any other Disney … Continue reading More Disney Characters in RED

Disney’s Ladies in RED

© Copyright 2008 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.blogspot.com Disney’s Ladies in RED Walt Disney World Orlando, Florida Rifling through my picture directories from the past 4 years or so, looking for suitable fodder for Ruby Tuesday (hosted at Work of the Poet by Mary/The Teach), I began to notice a pattern – Disney’s Ladies In RED! First … Continue reading Disney’s Ladies in RED

Character of the week: Alice

One of my favorite authors has blogged about one of my favorite Disney characters – Alice In Wonderland 🙂 I was kind of surprised, because Paulo Coelho’s Character of the Week is usually one of his own characters from one of his own books. But this week, he chose Alice – and he’s got a … Continue reading Character of the week: Alice

Random Scenes from EPCOT’s Mexico

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com Just a random collection of photographs today, taken in EPCOT’s Mexico pavilion. Mexico has long been a favorite of mine, ever since I discovered the frozen mango margaritas there! But there are other things that make Mexico special, too. Here are just a few: ABOVE: It only LOOKS like … Continue reading Random Scenes from EPCOT’s Mexico

The Ho-Ho-Holidays Are Coming!

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com 🙂 The winter edition of the Mickey Monitor has arrived and I just can’t believe it’s the end of November already! The holidays are fast upon us now. Thanksgiving is just a few days away, and before you know it, Christmas will be here. I have ONE more fling … Continue reading The Ho-Ho-Holidays Are Coming!

Tink’s *~*~* Links: Disney in my FB News Feed!

© Copyright 2010 Tink *~*~* http://MyMobileAdventures.com All kinds of Disney stuff happening in my Facebook News Feed lately. Disney news is popping up in the oddest places – check it out! Disney aiming to establish technology standards for web-connected toys So… how do you feel about kids having internet access through their toys? Even more … Continue reading Tink’s *~*~* Links: Disney in my FB News Feed!