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Dogs Now Welcome At Select Disney Resort Hotels

Walt Disney World has announced that dogs are now going to be welcome at select hotels on property. As of yesterday, dogs are now allowed on certain pet-friendly floors at the following resort hotels: Art of Animation, Port Orleans Riverside, Yacht Club & the Cabins at Ft. Wilderness. In addition to the cost of staying…

There's A New Potato Chip Flavor Champ

Every year, there's a big promotional contest to come up with the newest flavor of Lay's potato chips where people submit their ideas, those ideas get pared down and then the finalists get voted on for a few months. Yesterday, they announced this year's winner of their "Do Us A Flavor" contest and Cosmopolitan reports…

Universal Orlando: HHN, Harry Potter News & T2-3D Replacement Rumors -- Chadd & Kristi Theme Parks & Recs Podcast Ep. 19

The horror is on at Universal Studios Orlando! We're talking Halloween Horror Nights. It is in full swing select nights now through November 4th and in this week's podcast we catch up with Patrick Braillard, show director of the annual fright fest, to get the inside dish on the creep-tastic event. Plus, we have Harry Potter…
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Girls Can Now Officially Join The Boy Scouts

Yesterday, on International Day of the Girl, the Boy Scouts organization made an historic announcement--they're letting girls join. In a statement on their website, the BSA said that the values and leadership lessons the organization teaches are important for both boys and girls. And they say that the change will help busy parents with time…

Proposed Changes To Start Times For Hillsborough County Schools

Next week is the week that Hillsborough County Schools will vote on the proposed changes to the start times for schools across the district. There are a few reasons for the move. According to ABC Action News, among other things, the superintendent says the current start times don't allow the buses enough time to get…

McDonald's Addresses Firestorm Over Szechuan Sauce Snafu

McDonald's released a statement yesterday after the weekend snafu over nostalgic fav Szechuan sauce that had become a bit on the uber-popular Rick and Morty cartoon. That's according to Cosmopolitan. The sauce (originally put out in the 90s to promote the release of Disney's Mulan) was brought back for one day only...in limited quantities...at limited…

Movie Trailer: Star Wars Ep. 8: The Last Jedi

As we inch closer to the release of the next installment in the Star Wars saga, another breadcrumb was dropped during Monday Night Football last night. If you missed or just haven't had the chance to over-analyze it frame-by-frame, here's the latest trailer for Episode 8 "The Last Jedi."

Why Cats Love Squeezing In Boxes

Cats love sitting in boxes...there is plenty of proof of that on the internet with all of the pictures and videos people post. But now, researchers are out with the reason why. According to Neuroscience News, it all comes down to feeling safe and secure and that's how squeezing themselves into small spaces makes them…

When Your Symptoms Might Be More Than Just Allergies

Have your allergies been driving you crazy? It may not just be allergies, but how do you know if the runny nose, run down feeling and coughing is just seasonal? Women's Health Magazine says there are 6 signs to look for that may indicate that what you are experiencing is more serious than hay fever,…