Expo Fairy Godmother

Reviews of products sold at expos and more by an average runner. Make me your guinea pig!

Star Wars Light Side Half Marathon News

While gossiping with a Run Disney staff member at the recent Tinker Bell Half Marathon Expo, I got a small scoop on the reason behind the delay in registration for … Continue reading

June 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Must-Have Pics for Disneyland Races (and Alternate Ideas)

You’ve registered for a race at the Disneyland Resort! Yay! I’m so excited for you! Buckle in for a long post with loads of race pics. As a legacy Tinker … Continue reading

September 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Disneyland Half Marathon Course 2015

Ah, the DLHM! Or, DHM if you’re a purist. How do a love/hate thee? Let me count the ways. First of all, I love and hate the actual course. The … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Dooney & Bourke Satchel – Avenger’s Half Marathon

If you’ve been running the Run Disney races for any length of time, you’ve encountered them … the Dooney & Burke purses. Are they worth their price tag? I’ve purchased … Continue reading

September 22, 2015 · 2 Comments

Collapsible Water Bottle

So, I was shopping in the official merchandise section of the 2015 Disneyland Half Marathon, and I came across a rack of collapsible water bottles. “What a neat gadget!” I … Continue reading

September 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Disney’s Magical Express Review

Are you booking a trip to the Walt Disney World Resort? Well, there’s an added benefit to staying in the more expensive Disney-owned hotels. It’s called Magical Express, and amazingly … Continue reading

June 1, 2015 · 2 Comments

RunDisney Expo Necklaces Review

“Would you like to purchase a commemorative necklace?” If you’ve registered for a RunDisney race, you’ve seen this question. The commemorative race necklaces are sold both through an online pre-order … Continue reading

May 27, 2015 · 1 Comment

Princess Half Marathon Course and Race Expo

This may be the post where I piss off the most people. In the interest of fairness, I am and have always been a West Coast-based runner. I took up … Continue reading

May 25, 2015 · 2 Comments

2015 Princess Half Marathon Weekend – Frozen 5K and Enchanted 10K

This is the first in a two part series reviewing the courses for the Princess Half Marathon Weekend at Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL. I’m reviewing the 5K and … Continue reading

March 2, 2015 · 6 Comments

RunDisney New Balance Shoes

New Balance partnered with Run Disney in 2013 to begin offering Disney-branded running shoes to be sold exclusively at the expos. At the 2014 Tinker Bell, I was lucky enough … Continue reading

March 1, 2015 · 1 Comment
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