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Talking Family, Culture, and Girl Power with Auli’i Cravalho, The Voice Of Moana #Moana

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Talking Family, Culture, and Girl Power with Auli’i Cravalho, The Voice Of Moana #Moana Disney’s Moana is now open in theaters everywhere. Just last week I had the chance to sit down with Auli’i Cravalho, the beautiful young lady who plays the voice of Moana in this new Disney movie.  I don’t know if y’all remember, but I interviewed her a few months ago during the Pete’s Dragon event and we actually got to interview her with her mother.  The whole room was crying during the interview at the sweetness of

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Chatting With Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Musical Genius Behind Moana #Moana

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Chatting With Lin-Manuel Miranda, the Musical Genius Behind Moana #Moana Lin-Manuel Miranda was sitting just a few feet in front of me last week y’all!  Lin-Manuel Miranda!  Just to let y’all know; he is adorable, just adorable!  He walked into the room with a smile on his face and pep in his step.  I’m sure it doesn’t hurt that he walked into a room filled with 25 women applauding him.  I’m not sure if you knew that Lin-Manuel Miranda did the music for Moana, but in case you didn’t already

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Discussing The Significance of Moana And Family With Dwayne The Rock Johnson #Moana

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Discussing The Significance of Moana And Family With Dwayne The Rock Johnson #Moana So, I’m not sure if you heard, but I got to hang out with Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson last week 🙂  Well, I got to interview him and take a few photos with him.  “Hanging out” sounds like so much more fun than “press junket”.  So, for the purposes of helping my ego, I’m going to call it “hanging out” 😀  I, along with 24 other bloggers from across the country, was able to spend time asking

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Hanging Out With The Cast Of Disney Channel’s Stuck In The Middle

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Hanging Out With The Cast Of Disney Channel’s Stuck In The Middle While I was in Los Angeles last week, I had the amazing opportunity to hang out with the cast of Disney Channel’s “Stuck In The Middle”!  This was such an exciting experience for me because this just happens to be my children’s favorite Disney Channel show right now.  They were so excited, and a little jealous, that I was going to get to hang out and have lunch with the cast, but quickly forgave me when they saw

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Set Sail On A Magical Adventure With Disney’s New Polynesian Princess, Moana #Moana

Tenacious teenager Moana (voice of Auliʻi Cravalho) recruits a demigod named Maui (voice of Dwayne Johnson) to help her become a master wayfinder and sail out on a daring mission to save her people. Directed by the renowned filmmaking team of Ron Clements and John Musker, produced by Osnat Shurer, and featuring music by Lin-Manuel Miranda, Mark Mancina and Opetaia Foa‘i, “Moana” sails into U.S. theaters on Nov. 23, 2016.  ©2016 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Set Sail On A Magical Adventure With Disney’s New Polynesian Princess, Moana Set Sail On A Magical Adventure With Disney’s New Polynesian Princess, Moana.  Disney is introducing a new princess this Thanksgiving and her name is Moana.  First thing’s first, though.  You have to know that Moana is not actually a princess, not in the way that Elsa, Cinderella, or even Pocahontas were.  Moana is an adventurer and a fierce leader of her people.  Moana is going to lead her people one day and we get to follow her on

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My Magical Experience on Disney’s Moana Red Carpet #Moana

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My Magical Experience on Disney’s Moana Red Carpet #Moana So, did y’all hear?  There was this red carpet event in Los Angeles Monday night and I was there!  Oh yes, the world premier for Disney’s Moana was Monday, November 14, in preparation for the movie opening on November 23.  This was such an incredible experience at the iconic El Capitan Theatre on Hollywood Boulevard.  From the moment I walked onto the red (in this case blue) carpet, I felt like I was back in Maui.  There was amazing Polynesian music

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Fun New Activity Sheets For Disney’s Moana #Moana

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Fun New Activity Sheets For Disney’s Moana #Moana I have some fun new activity sheets for Disney’s Moana!  Disney’s Moana will be releasing in theaters everywhere this month!  That’s right, November 23 to be exact 😀  It will be in theaters everywhere in 3D on November 24, which happens to be my birthday.  Call it coincidence if you will, but I call it destiny LOL   In honor of Moana opening everywhere in less than two weeks, we wanted to get out these new activity sheets including connect-the-dots, Make your own Kakamora and

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A New Clip & Featurette From Disney’s Moana is Now Available! #Moana

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A New Clip & Featurette From Disney’s Moana is Now Available! #Moana There’s a new clip & featurette from Disney’s Moana available just in time for my Disney Moana adventure to begin!  In two days I leave for the red carpet event with Disney  for Moana!  These new clips are so much fun and really give you a great feel for Moana and what this film is bringing to the ‘big screen’.  Are you getting your grass skirts and coconut bras ready for opening day?  Me either!  LOL  We are eating

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Join Me At The Disney Moana Red Carpet In Los Angeles November 12-15 #MOANAEvent

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Join Me At The Disney Moana Red Carpet In Los Angeles November 12-15 #MOANAEvent You are all invited to come along with me, virtually, to the Disney Moana Red Carpet In Los Angeles November 12-15!  I am beyond excited to announce that I have been invited back to Los Angeles to Disney’s Moana Event!  I am going to share the entire event on my social media accounts for you all to experience Disney’s newest princess first-hand with me!  If you have been following me for long, you know that I am a

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My Exclusive Interview with Disney Moana’s Auli’I Cravalho and her Mother, Puanani #MOANA

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My Exclusive Interview with Disney Moana’s Auli’I Cravalho and her mother, Puanani #MOANA *I received an all expenses paid trip to Los Angeles for the coverage of several press events for Disney. All opinions are 100% my own and I only recommend events and shows that, I believe, are a great fit for my readers. I am so stinkin’ excited to finally share my exclusive interview with Disney Moana’s Auli’I Cravalho and her mother, Puanani!  I have never been as excited about sharing something with y’all as I am about this.