Month: August 2016

What It’s Been Like to Live in Orlando Post-DCP

It’s hard to believe, but today will mark one year since I moved to Orlando, and now it’s been just shy of a month living in Orlando after my DCP. To say it’s been an adjustment is an understatement. I have a new job that is sort of with Disney (an operating participant that comes with some of the regular cast member benefits), living in a real apartment, and I just had to replace all four tires on my car that were shredding themselves. Everything, as it usually does in my life, has been hitting me all at once....

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Thank You, Frontierland Merchandise

Dear Frontierland, For about three years, I called you my home away from home. You were the place I grew out of my shyness, my insecurities, and my fear of being on my own. You brought me some of my dearest friends, and even some of my greatest learning curves. You taught me what it truly meant to be a cast member, because we do it in the best way possible. Being set in the Wild West allows you to be a place of relaxation for both cast and guests. Cast don’t have to deal with the hustle and...

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