371.1 #578 (DL Qual #356

Aug 23, 2012 10:07 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Did any one name their child a Disney name? Of my five children we have one, her name is Aurora.

I named my troll PinocchioBoy - MightyWhitey  1081.4 #159 10:34PM
Darn. Did I miss all the troll fun? - LittleAprilShowers  562.8 #339 10:38PM
A quick search will fill you in and be the source of countless chortles. - MightyWhitey  1081.4 #159 10:39PM
bhahaha - Duchess_SMK  6163.0 #16 10:51PM
Tried searching. He is gone. 😞 I was looking forward to reading some troll action - OutNumberedMom  813.1 #213 10:52PM
This is cracking me up. I will never look at Donald Duck Orange juice the same way again. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  1207.1 #135 11:09PM
I searched and found him. It's Pinocchio_boy. Many of his posts were deleted though. - ScooterMike  1963.0 #75 11:26PM
Onm nom nom is a very unusual name ONM. - connielu  686.5 #267 12:49AM
Is PinocchioBoy related to RealBoy? - cesium55  531.6 #371 12:53AM
Ahahahahahaha! - madsdad  1868.1 #81 9:48AM
My last name is Durr. No matter what I name my children they will be teased. I love the name 'Mae' for a girl, but say it together. Now that's a Disney name! - erincredible  207.5 #1839 10:17PM
^ugh wrong thread but read below, you'll get it - erincredible  207.5 #1839 10:20PM
Not sure if it's considered Disney, but if I have a girl, I want to name her Anaheim :) - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 10:36PM
Cute! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:39PM
:) - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 10:49PM
^^You don't like my name choice? πŸ˜“ - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 10:54PM
I'm going to name mine Walnut. - ScubaSteve028  835.7 #208 11:04PM
harbor. - nicoleface  1752.6 #88 11:10PM
Mine will be Katella - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:13PM
I'm guessing you all don't like my choice.. :/ - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 11:14PM
Ball - SueBayou  2019.0 #70 11:18PM
The other day I was eavesdropping on some ladies who were discussing a fellow girlfriend, who was so "obsessed with Disneyland" that she named her daughter Katella - angelle  8.7 #11230 11:19PM
It's hard to go through life with a very unusual name. So you might really want to consider how a future child of yours would feel having a name like that. Just my opinion. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:20PM
No way @angelle! That's nuts! 😳 - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:21PM
Not Disney, but no joke my insurance guy's name is Harry Bald - Villescas8  606.9 #314 11:25PM
Well Paulina isn't exactly a normal name and I never had a hard time in my life because of it..I happen to really like the name I chose. - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 11:25PM
I've heard Paulina many times before, it's not unusual. I'm coming from experience, (Zoe) is a nickname, it's not fun having a nutty name as a kid. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:28PM
Well I'll keep that in mind when the time comes. - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 11:35PM
Wait do Zoe is nickname, what's real name? DM me - Villescas8  606.9 #314 11:37PM
i know it sucks to have a weird name growing up, but i like yours, zoe. :) - nicoleface  1752.6 #88 11:38PM
Thanks Nicole! 😘 Will do V8! - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:41PM
Yeah, Nicole is sooo weird! - cesium55  531.6 #371 11:46PM
Having a different name is very rewarding and frustrating at times. I get tons of compliments, but my name is often mispronounced even after they are told. - Armenda  1154.7 #145 11:46PM
When my son asks why I named him Tucson I'm going to tell him you gave me the idea! 😝 love you twin!! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #219 11:49PM
I was always jealous of my friends who could find their names on keychains and stickers and stuff. People still cannot say my name correctly and I have to spell it out for almost everyone. I love my name now, but I didn't really embrace it till after my mid 20's. - OutNumberedMom  813.1 #213 11:49PM
Exactly ONM. I just wanted to be like everyone else when I was younger. But your name is beautiful! And yeah, I'm sure you can imagine what I get Army.... :D πŸ˜‚ - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:53PM
Oh yea..I don't even want to pronounce it. I'm glad you go by Zoe! haha - Armenda  1154.7 #145 11:57PM
Now I'm curious as to what your names are.. Lol but my name is somewhat common, and I still hardly find it on keychains :[ - MEHlanie_Mouse  1116.0 #151 12:00AM
Eh, oh well. I love the name, and that's what matters. I'm not one who likes to be like everyone else, and I hope my child will like being unique as well lol. - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 12:01AM
Lol Twin!! You should name your son Milwaukee 😁 - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 12:03AM
ces, nicole is the WEIRDEST name i've ever heard. fits the person though. ;P - nicoleface  1752.6 #88 12:03AM
Haha Army!! Face is not a weird name. 😜 And really, it's not all that matters. Your child should come first, not just what you like, especially when several of us with different names are telling you it wasn't fun. But you're young, clearly, hopefully you'll reconsider. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 12:11AM
I named my boys very plain, normal names. And funny enough they are the only William and David in their grade. I think an unusual name that is unusual because it's an ethnic name is one thing. But giving a child a name just to be different is selfish. You don't have to live with that name. The child does. And you may change your mind by the time you have your girl, or your husband vetoes the name. Or you name her Anaheim. Doesn't matter, as long as you really thought about all the sides and opinions. - OutNumberedMom  813.1 #213 12:19AM
I'm 21, I won't be having kids anytime soon. But it's not like im going to ask my newborn child what she would like to be named. My parents chose my name because they liked it, same with your parents. I don't see myself picking the name Mary just because it's normal, because like I said, I like to be different and I want to teach my children that it's ok to be different. - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 12:20AM
Young, like I said. And it's obvious you aren't a Mama. You wouldn't think that way if you were. Having a weird name doesn't teach a child that it's ok to be different. It just points to you and how you think. Talk to us in 10 years and we'll see where you are. I'll bet money, you'll wonder what the heck you were thinking. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 12:26AM
Actually, my aunt named me because my parents thought I was going to be a boy and had only thought of Eric for a name. I think it was an "Oh well" moment - cesium55  531.6 #371 12:26AM
ces, you would have made a WONDERFUL eric. 😜 - nicoleface  1752.6 #88 12:29AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 12:31AM
hahaha thanks face! Eric Lee... that's me! - cesium55  531.6 #371 12:32AM
I have classmates named 'Rock' and 'Rusty'... Just because their parents thought it would be cool to name their kid something different and "fun" they had to go through their entire childhood with those names, getting picked on even by teachers. Unique names are great and all but I would definitely consider the negative consequences that could arise. - Jenniferr  506.7 #391 12:43AM
Well there was Rock Hudson... but there's also Rusty Griswold - cesium55  531.6 #371 12:45AM
but Rusty was a nickname for Russell.. my friend's legal name was literally Rusty LOL I didn't believe it when I first met him.. - Jenniferr  506.7 #391 12:51AM
i legitimately knew someone named princess. legally named princess. it was weird. - nicoleface  1752.6 #88 12:57AM
I overheard someone on the phone telling them her name was Queen Esther something or other. Didn't catch the last name - cesium55  531.6 #371 12:58AM
I knew a set of twins in high school named Tom and Jerry. I swear, their parents named them Tom and Jerry. And I am pretty sure the cartoons were born first. - OutNumberedMom  813.1 #213 1:09AM
My friend that's a teacher told me she had a student named Mister. Mom told her she named him that because peopl would have to show him respect no matter what cause they had to call him Mister. - Sandcar13  1404.7 #107 1:11AM
I have one of those weird names. It's very common in Costa Rica, where my family is from, but here... most people can't say it correctly. So I just go by a shorter version. lol. - SleepyTortuga  288.4 #936 1:19AM
I know twins named Alvin and Simon but no Theodore - cesium55  531.6 #371 1:22AM
I enroll families into state funded programs and I have seen so many names that make u wonder what patents were thinking when they named their kids. All were on Burt cert. I had a Chase Budweiser, Pretty Sparkle, Tom Hanks , and 3 brothers their names were Jefferson, Clinton and Reagan. πŸ˜ƒ - DSNYCheeks3  866.1 #202 1:30AM
Omg! I knew of a student years ago named Pretty Sparkle Ashley!!! πŸ˜±πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - bluefairy  643.3 #293 1:59AM
My name is so common. If I ever have a girl I would love her name to be Chloe Nayeli (Nayeli is "I love you" in native american)! Ha Chloe and Milwakee! πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #219 2:09AM
My name is somewhat common. I'm starting to hear it more. If I have a child that is a girl, I'm gonna name her La-a. - TheNewTrent  749.0 #235 2:21AM
"Boy Named Sue" by Johnny Cash anyone? - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #180 2:25AM
^ yessss jessica! i'm surprised i didn't think of it earlier. - nicoleface  1752.6 #88 2:31AM
Perfect example of why to not name your kid an odd name. - ladylikesdisney  945.0 #180 2:34AM
ima name my kid zing zing zing ba. - kristian  1992.1 #73 4:05AM
I know a girl named Unique. That's her actual name. - mermaidhair  176.3 #2240 5:10AM
I know all about unique names so I can empathize. Although, in my case, I absolutely love my name. I had a ton of ridicule as a child: Taco Bell, Dibble, Diablo, etc. - EpicDio  460.2 #444 7:14AM
My daughter has an uncommon name, I'm hoping when I can explain to her the reason we chose it, it'll help her embrace it at an earlier age. I do feel bad though that she won't be able to buy a mug or keychain with her name, but we can always order customized stuff for her. @SleepyTortuga You're tica??? My family is from Costa Rica as well. =) - LBChica  2372.6 #57 7:21AM
I went to elementary school with a girl named Princess and high school with a girl named Jingle. Mine is at least a family name haha! - Armenda  1154.7 #145 7:28AM
I think it can go either way. My name is Sarah. All through school I was Sarah C. because there was always at least one other Sarah in my class and I hated it. I've always wanted a unique name. - MXPrincess399  743.4 #241 7:50AM
I went to school with a boy named Shannon. There was also a group of sisters named Treasure and Secret and thier brother was Tiger - GoofyMom77  728.7 #251 7:58AM
Anaheim makes me think of the chile. - WishIWereThere  287.0 #947 8:06AM
I'm just glad things didn't get out of hand last night, and now I have a new name! - AnaheimsMom  244.0 #1372 9:19AM
@Goofy, I went to school with a male Shannon too! @AnaheimsMom - How ever did you come up with the name! :-P - Armenda  1154.7 #145 9:26AM
I also knew a Tuesday, Sunday, and a January - GoofyMom77  728.7 #251 9:32AM
There was a girl in my elementary school named Precious. I also have a friend named Charna :) I'm all for creative names, but you have to know not to cross the line into weird. - BettyPoop  237.4 #1446 10:00AM
Uniqueness in itself can be a good thing as it promotes individualism. But it's been researched and proven that too much individualism can lead to narcissism. Which in the real world can be a downfall for those only taught to be unique. - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  721.8 #253 10:11AM
Also please think of the people who must say such unique names. When I was a teacher I had the most difficult time calling my students out loud with names like Pumpkin, Dymond, UrHighness, Cookie, Nazareth, Essex, and Pepper. - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  721.8 #253 10:20AM
My name is uncommon and is also spelled a little different. My parents explained to me why they chose it when I was pretty young and I have always loved my name! I have to correct people all the time but since I love my name it honestly doesn't bother me. 😊 - MinnieMousewife  892.2 #189 10:23AM
SPR, haha I am not sure if I could contain myself if I had those student names in my class. We will see on Monday when I get my rosters - Villescas8  606.9 #314 10:39AM
@AnaheimsMom- wait- your user name is your unborn potential daughter's name? hm. Well, 'Anaheim' name is a blend of "Ana", after the nearby Santa Ana River, and "heim", a common German place name compound originally meaning "home". - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5650.8 #17 10:46AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I LOVE that you changed your name!!! - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 10:49AM
When I worked for an afterschool program I had two twin girls named Ima and Ura but it was really really sad because their last name was pig. - PrincessTianaCM  221.0 #1661 10:57AM
@PTcm- what!?? was that a cruel joke!? - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5650.8 #17 10:59AM
I believe they were in foster care because the mom was on drugs. But they were the sweetest little kids. - PrincessTianaCM  221.0 #1661 11:08AM
I know I'm coming to this convo ridiculously late, but I too have a uniqueish name: April Dae. My dad was a hippy and wanted to name me April Love. My mom said she didn't want her daughter to be a stripper. So she said April Dawn. But I was born in the evening. So they decided to name me April Day, but let my mom who was hopped up on pain meds spell it. I think it's hilarious now, but didn't like it as a child. I alwaysswore I would name my daughter Mae Dae to get back at them. - LittleAprilShowers  562.8 #339 9:45PM
I'm a proud member of the "Why do you bother checking, they're not going to have your name on that mug/ruler/keychain etc" club. While my name isn't really crazy, it is unique... I am now at the point where I respond to "Kayla" (it's pronounced Ky-lah) when that's not my name because I'm tired of correcting people all the time lol - KylaShea  632.7 #298 10:09PM
I work in child welfare and have come across some crazy names. Most recently, Adrenalina. - tballzz  558.2 #343 10:13PM
My ex went to school with a girl named ABC. It was pronounced absidee - KylaShea  632.7 #298 10:13PM
Just thought I'd share my cousins unique names: raven and majik, both girls. I've never met anyone named Anaheim, so it would definitely be unique! - Princessana08  69.7 #4033 10:15PM
Anyone remember the MWer who asked our opinion on the baby being named Tomarrow? - Alicewhoareyou  2070.9 #69 10:23PM
I worked at schools in Alaska doing school pictures and came across a boy named Nimrod. I felt so bad for him. But the weirdest one I have ever heard is twin boys at a daycare my cousin worked at..Orangello and Lemongello. The first thing their mom ate after they were born orange jello and lemon jello. And yes I met their mother. - Deltachiq  1228.0 #131 10:47PM
I met a kid named Nimrod also when I worked at a summer camp! - Slotherini  1079.4 #160 10:48PM
kid name Currency at our school - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5650.8 #17 10:55PM
My name is Kori Rae and I've always been made fun of for it. Especially for my last name which a lot of cruel jokes sprouted from. (Even a certain cm at starbucks was like "that's a Guy name") but I do love my name now because it is unique and only a few girls are named Kori! Plus I love all the middle names with the suffix -ae. My sister's middle name is Mae. No kid ever likes their name until they're older I think. Name your child anything you want! - mermaidhair  176.3 #2240 11:02PM
my name is so common that there was a total of three Samantha's on by street growing up. so I have my grandmother to thank for giving my nickname that I use here :) I have only met one other SammyJo. the names I have picked out are pretty traditional and like itso I can come up with a nickname that suits their own personality :) - SammyJo  348.7 #636 11:39PM
SammyJo I feel your pain. Amy is way too common. So common that it is my stepsisters name and my best friend in high school. It was fun when the three of us were together. When someone would yell Amy we would yell back "which one?" - Deltachiq  1228.0 #131 11:58PM
I'm tired so I read five as favorite. I was all, I hope she didn't name another one Cinderella and make her do all the chores. - LittleAprilShowers  562.8 #339 10:19PM
I will name my son Rafiki - CptKirk  766.3 #228 11:48PM
Great choice. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 11:49PM
I don't usually weigh in on topics like this, however I do get to go to a few deliveries and I always ask the what the name is. Some are out there in my opinion (but I'm not the parent). ABC did a show on names. People that were very well educated, but had very unusual or ethnic names, were NOT getting jobs. ABC changed the name on the resume (all were online), and one woman had 15 requests for interviews in 30 min. Unfortunately, despite the "diversity" in the American culture, people are still very judgmental by preconceived ideas about a name. The Internet keeps the face to face contact for last. It is the first gift a parent gives a child. - Sugarbuzz  220.8 #1664 5:45AM
Wow, that's really interesting. - mermaidhair  176.3 #2240 6:15AM
It was very eye opening. Almost frightening. Being female, my name was a male name when I was younger. Now it is a more unisex name even leaning towards female. I have had distant relatives (who never met me) ask if I was a boy or girl. - Sugarbuzz  220.8 #1664 6:43AM
My sister in law had to put a shorter version of her name in order for her to get called for interviews. Its really sad! - Armenda  1154.7 #145 7:39AM
I totally would've, but my husband would've never let me name our son Mickey lol :) - MrsDisneyMommy29  280.3 #1003 10:18PM
I named my kid Maleficent. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 10:26PM
Did the doctor know how to deliver a baby that was half human, half pure evil? - LittleAprilShowers  562.8 #339 10:31PM
I hope she wasn't born with the horns, ouch. - MightyWhitey  1081.4 #159 10:35PM
Nice Friends quote. - AKMouse  483.2 #412 10:37PM
Thank you. - LittleAprilShowers  562.8 #339 10:38PM
No. Horns grew in after she turned 16. And it was a water birth. Helped dim her flames. - DisneyFanZoe  1236.6 #130 10:57PM
Not that I plan on having a kid anytime soon but I've been hoarding potential girl names! Anabelle (belle), Ariel, Violet, Giselle, Wendy, Alice, Bianca, Jane, Jasmine, Olivia and Willow are all potentials in my book. - mermaidhair  176.3 #2240 10:46PM
That is Funny that you mentioned Anabelle, because that is a potential for us because of Belle. I would prob use the nickname "Bella". Aurora loves that her name is a princess name. She likes seeing her name in the castle! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:52PM
I always wanted a little girl named Isabelle or Anabelle so I could call her "bells"! A cute name for sure :-) - mermaidhair  176.3 #2240 10:59PM
Never thought of "Bells" as a nickname , another good reason for liking Anabelle! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 11:02PM
I have a daughter named Willow, and another one named Kennedy. They both love there names. They're a little uncommon but not to different. I also have a granddaughter named Ariel. - Heatherluvsdisney  241.8 #1400 9:48AM
There's a MW with a close connection to both the names Wendy AND Alice! Can anyone guess whooo she is? - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  721.8 #253 11:46PM
Doesn't ring a bell. - Alicewhoareyou  2070.9 #69 11:52PM
Ooooh, and that's interesting. We always thought of Anabelle as well. - Alicewhoareyou  2070.9 #69 11:53PM
We have a daughter named Jasmine!! Her favorite movie still to this day is Aladdin and she is 15 now! - Beej  236.8 #1451 10:52PM
I like Jasmine! My daughter could relate, she is 14 and still loves Sleeping Beauty! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:55PM
Im going to name my 1st future daughter Isabel...after my grandfather...call her Bel for short...i want to spell it "Isabelle" so it would be obvious her nickname is because of 'Belle' - bellerie  22.2 #6531 11:02PM
Love it! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 11:05PM
Lovely. But your grandfather's name was Isabelle?! - 559MickeyLover  317.3 #765 11:15PM
Yep...Isabel... they called him Ray...I know odd...and my Nana's name is Refugio...its like they should of had each other's names lol. Then i also thought of Mary-Belle...Mary after my Mother.... - bellerie  22.2 #6531 11:20PM
I call my son Dopey...... Does that count? - NascarDave  311.6 #790 11:18PM
I call all my kids Dopey is that wrong...lol - motime7  146.7 #2701 11:26PM
Bahhhaaha! - connielu  686.5 #267 1:15AM
Lol. I call my son stinky. Too bad there's not a stinky dwarf. - aidensmama  340.2 #662 9:31AM
im going to name my son tow mater! - Hendizl  2768.0 #43 11:23PM
If my last child had been a girl her name would have been Ella after my favorite princess, Cinderella. - kritomiester  364.1 #592 11:37PM
I have a prince phillip - girlzstylin  227.6 #1578 11:52PM
I will name my child Vincentchase. I will make a bed shaped like a bridge and he will sleep under it. - chris.  2511.0 #48 11:53PM
my middle name is aurora!! :) - mia  130.6 #2955 11:53PM
I think I might have inspired a Disney name. :) - PrincessTiannaBeignet  324.2 #728 12:33AM
My niece's favorite movie of all time is Sleeping Beauty. She decided when she was about 10 that she would name her daughter Aurora. That was about 15 years ago. Our Aurora will be 1 this month! - GrandCircleTour  343.4 #651 1:19AM
I work as a nurse in the maternity ward and one of my patients named their daughter Snow White!! And I'm not kidding. - erinten  539.9 #363 5:52AM
I'm pregnant with our first and we are naming her Γ‰lodie and we will call her Ellie for short. :) - LisaMouse7531  410.1 #511 6:55AM
I knew a girl in high school named Diamond and her last name was Ring. Then we also had a Rusty Nail. Go figure. Crazy parents. Then my sister named her 3 kids Dallas, Dakota, and Cheyenne. - Sharkgrrl19  248.7 #1309 7:05AM
I always wanted to marry a man with the last name Lee and name our child Brock. - aidensmama  340.2 #662 9:34AM
Is your sister from SJ? I once taught a little boy named Dallas and I remember his sibling named after a state. - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  721.8 #253 10:23AM
My niece's name is Giselle but she was born before the movie came out. - 2princesses  235.3 #1471 8:00AM
I have a Gisselle and a Gissel in my class this year. - susieQzee  555.7 #347 9:23AM
I named my little girl Ariella I love it it's unique enough for me - Minniemouse626  156.0 #2563 10:36AM
My mother named me Tiana, I have always loved it because it means princess. Plus I never really cared for mugs or keychains, I just usually bought the one that said princess! - PrincessTianaCM  221.0 #1661 10:54AM
So your MW name is really "Princess Princess?" lol. HI! - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  721.8 #253 10:01PM
My name and my husband's name are both from Peter Pan coincidentally. - Alicewhoareyou  2070.9 #69 10:09PM
Didn't know tiana means princess! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:09PM
Princessana08, I do like those names! They are unique, and beautiful! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:19PM
Click on "reply" when responding to a certain comment. Helps keep it within that specific comment. - Romec123aKaSmartyPants  721.8 #253 10:33PM
I have a friend who's brother named there little girl Disney :) - HauntedMansionGirl  10.0 #249 10:19PM
Really? It wouldn't surprise me! Still, that's mild compared to some names of celebrity children! Somebody named their child "Zero". I don't remember the celeb, but that is pretty bad! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:24PM
I know a guy named Diamond :) and a girl named Summer Breeze - ZippADeeDani  142.0 #2783 10:27PM
Oh and a French girl named France :) - ZippADeeDani  142.0 #2783 10:28PM
My daughter is Sydney after Nemo. - MeridasHair  346.5 #641 10:27PM
Love the name Sydney ! - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:30PM
I love it too! - MeridasHair  346.5 #641 11:00PM
Ha! Kshea970! ABC, interesting. And, it good to know that not everyone feels bad about not seeing their name on a key chain! I was concerned about that when naming our kids! I wondered if it mattered! Two of my kids don't have commonly spelled names, but they all told us they love their names, so we're happy!😊 - 7mouskedoodles  371.1 #578 10:30PM
Our girl name is semi-Disney inspired. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #140 10:30PM
Do tell! :D :D - Alicewhoareyou  2070.9 #69 10:32PM
If I have a girl, I will :D - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #140 10:37PM
Well will you please hurry up and have that baby already. I am getting impatient. - Deltachiq  1228.0 #131 10:47PM
You still haven't had the baby!? lol - Alicewhoareyou  2070.9 #69 10:51PM
No, I'm almost passed due! - cynDOLEwhip  1175.5 #140 11:22PM
Arora picinico arile dotter heui doui loui - mickeyfan4ever1928  196.1 #1982 10:32PM
^i'm with you. - mermaidhair  176.3 #2240 11:07PM
I know or have known people named Montanna, conscious and Mary Christmas! - adisneyfamily  892.4 #188 11:05PM
No! - splashphotoCM  885.6 #192 11:28PM
My daughter has a girl in one of her classes who's legal name is Awesome. Really. That's awesome.... - TinkerAli  229.7 #1553 11:29PM
My friend has a student named Tinkerbell. ... - sewedna  549.0 #353 11:45PM
My bays is named raindrop! - SparklingMare  53.9 #4440 11:54PM
This post sucks... It takes to long to scroll past - dug_one  2394.9 #53 11:56PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Innoventions reopens as Star Wars Launch Bay September 30
Haunted Mansion Aug 24-Sept 11
Space Mountain Sept 7-Sept 11
Pirates of the Caribbean Sept 14-Sept 30

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Luigi's Rollickin Roadsters opens early 2016
 

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  16.2 #7684 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy  323.7 #733 8:33AM
Noooooo...missing HM by 3 days 😭 - MissMolly  1319.4 #119 8:35AM
Thats how I feel about pirates ! - wonderlandgirl  341.6 #658 10:34PM
Darth Vader will be commanding the pirate ship beginning Oct 1. - MsTikiMermadam  484.2 #409 9:45PM

Use this link (save it as a bookmark to make it easy) before you add things to your Amazon and MouseWait will receive 5% of your purchase! Thank you for your support!

Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  1647.4 #93 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  388.1 #549 12:40PM
Thank you! - Admin  5:04PM
I buy pretty much everything on Amazon. Nice to know MW can get a little piece of that! - MellyMelBB  65.0 #4143 12:06AM
I will do this next time I'm on Amazon! - DisneyLov3r  10.2 #0 5:02PM

MONTHLY WAIT TIME LEADERS REAL-TIME: Thank you to everyone who enters accurate wait times--you earn MouseRank Points, Credits, worldwide fame, and wealth beyond your wildest dreams when you enter wait times at the Park (ok maybe not the last two things). Please remember to ONLY enter wait times that you have verified in person, this improves our algorithm substantially, thanks!

1. toystory3
86.08

2. Goofytom
40.67

3. Song
28.42

4. grumpypapa
15.2

5. janetx
14.92

6. DarthFairy
12.7

7. YoPirate
10.3

8. JPatDL
9.65

9. adisneyfamily
8.33

10. dizneedude
7.87

 

SEE THE TOP 100

Been in the Midwest much of August. Nice to see wait time warriors have been out there walking and working! - MelodyMouse  6676.3 #13 7:25AM
Hope you're having fun!! - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 11:37PM
Wow! I'm on the list 😊 - disneymom1  233.9 #1495 10:17PM
14 more days and I shall be entering in wait times for the first time( I was slow and shy to post). Well actually it will be 15 days. The first  day we check in and go to Trader Sam's. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  6.3 #14310 7:14AM

Thanked by:   goducksgo   boomom   catlikesmouse   2 More Thanks Tom   Song   DarthFairy  
Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey_CM
7192.32

2. Stitch_Legacy
5138.01

3. RickChavez
3537.09

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
3848.53

6. caramiapoohAKAface
3863.8

7. IDVandalSkipperCM
2407.63

8. Dave
13215

9. Duchess_SMK
6162.99

10. Sweet_Irish_Cream
4399.48



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS


MouseWait COUNTDOWN for iOS is here! Countdown the days to your next Disneyland or Disney World trip with our images OR your pics! Your Countdown also displays on Apple Watch and is beautiful on iPhone 6 screens. Secure the discounted launch price for a limited time.

I have the countdown and I love it! - tree320  0.6 #0 9:26AM
Just got it! - Dizkid  370.4 #579 12:29PM
Love it!!My count down is 13 days.Yahoo Yippee!! - LorisMickeyEars60  32.2 #5462 3:13PM
Downloading it now.  - TrueFromOzLovesDisney  481.8 #415 4:18PM


Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4399.5 #27 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  1376.0 #112 12:34PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #1983 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  484.2 #409 5:56AM
After all of this time being away and I made the list - cyndaws  258.0 #1216 1:45AM
First time on the list!!!!! - Voycekids  30.7 #5572 10:37AM

TOP 5 THINGS to do this week at the Disneyland Resort:

1. Watch the new "Paint the Night" parade 8:50 and 11pm nightly.

2. Watch the new "Disneyland Forever" Fireworks show at 9:30pm nightly.

3. See the new "World of Color" 9pm and 10:15pm nightly.

4. Try to find a "Made with Magic" wand or paintbrush which allow you to interact with select Disney experiences and merchandise. 

5. Look for the Word of the Day displayed outside of the theme park entrances (or in the MouseWait Lounge) and text the word between 7am and 10:59am Pacific to the shortcode listed on the sign. You must be at the Disneyland Resort to enter. If you win, you will be notified around 11am via text or phone. For more info go here

And don't forget about Food! Check out our real-time Food blog to see what's new at the Resort. POST YOUR IDEAS BELOW and they could make the weekly top 5!

Come to our la  Brea sticker meetup which starts early at 4 pm then come join MWers to watch PTN and Fireworks too!  - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 11:59PM
was bummed i did not make it two weeks ago,  see you in aug! - MsTikiMermadam  484.2 #409 6:41PM
Checkβœ”οΈfinally completed the list! I think my favorite is the new fireworks shows!!! Gives me goosebumps and brings on the happy cry.  - MinnieMyLove  191.2 #2038 9:00AM
- piratemom  467.6 #434 12:50PM
I wish! Soon, very soon!! - MyMouseMickey32  158.8 #2519 4:56PM

Here is the Overall Quality Top 10 real-time list. Follow these MouseWaiters for great content:

1. CobbPR
6727

2. uscdisneyteacher
6018

3. Dave
5599

4. BaseballMickey_CM
5552

5. Duchess_SMK
5049

6. Plumiegirl
4975

7. Stitch_Legacy
4712

8. HandMeAChurroImmaFaint
4461

9. ElSuperRaton
4197

10. Winnie111286
4119



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  3399.9 #39 9:51PM
FINALLY!  Thank you!  - MadameLeota  3399.9 #39 2:34PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  176.2 #2242 8:06PM


 
Deadliest Cast Member SEASON TWO is here! Find out what really happened on Disneyland's 50th Anniversary. Twenty-four hours or real-time action, authentic Disneyland history, and a finale that you'll never forget. EVENTS OCCUR IN REAL TIME. Download it to any device from Amazon here.

Will there be a Season 3??  Please??? - YoPirate  690.3 #265 8:03PM
I bought the paper copy for myself and 2 copies of season one for christmas gifts!  LOVE THIS BOOK!!! - snitsos  30.0 #5646 5:28PM
Thank you snitsos for your support, glad you liked Season Two! - Admin  12:13AM
Thank you for your support glad you liked Season Two! snitsos - Admin  12:15AM
Test - Admin  12:16AM
Both books are an  read!  I've read both numerous times and will re-read again before our Nov trip! - Dianat710  5.4 #16526 7:13PM
- djmickeymouse  8.1 #0 8:30AM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  1275.7 #126 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  732.9 #248 6:30PM
There should be a droid version of this. I. would love to play  - bryanjung1997  1.1 #66086 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  240.1 #1421 12:18PM
It happens, if you want start a game and I'll play you. I take a couple days off a week but I'll finish the games I start. - richiii3  740.0 #243 2:20PM

Get 100 Credits for staying at the Hojo Anaheim! Just fill out this form and we'll get the Credits added to your account. When you stay at the Hojo, you help us continue to improve MouseWait. Call their in house reservation number and remember to mention MouseWait--you will love everything about the Hojo!

Credits have been applied to everyone's account as of today! - Admin 11:40AM
I just called them to price out our potential trip in June. Chris was so nice and the MW savings are phenomenal! Still waiting on work vacation approval to reserve the room!  - HNL2SFO  205.4 #1864 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  130.6 #2957 3:57PM
@Admin. I filled out a form for May 22nd.  I hope you got it. Thanks. - Winnie111286  5086.2 #20 2:23AM
@@Admin I booked with get away today and am staying at the HoJo in December.  Does MW still give the 100 credits or do I have to book with the hotel directly? - dsnylvr1975  13.6 #8480 5:02PM

Here are the upcoming MouseWait Events. You can post your event on mobile here, and on the web here. Thanks!


We have our weekly MW sticker meetup at La Brea bakery at 4 pm in Downtown Disney! Lots of fun for newcomers and all and a great way to meet new people! Then we go to the MW spot we've held in DL to watch PTN and fireworks! Everyone is welcome! - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 6:10PM
On Tuesday nights, duh!!!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜© - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 10:47PM
Thank You - suzieq65  71.3 #4000 6:20PM
We will be there in November - makeitbluesaysmerriwether  41.6 #4902 9:58AM
I'm gonna have a crowding meetup Presidents' Day weekend! Post to come!  - TinkerSchelle  1783.3 #85 5:42PM
I'll crowd with you  - LaPearleNoir  1638.1 #96 2:27PM
I ❀️ crowding meetups - bonedaddy909  1354.8 #113 12:29PM
Would love to come! - susanann  8.9 #10984 6:15PM
What day works best for you guys bonedaddy909 and susanann and LaPearleNoir? - TinkerSchelle  1783.3 #85 1:21PM
Any day Friday theough Monday works for me! - susanann  8.9 #10984 2:12PM
Friday thru Sunday for UsπŸ˜ƒ.....Wait a minute😳what the heck is a crowding meetup and what would we be crowding into??πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - bonedaddy909  1354.8 #113 7:09PM
Actually the 5k is May 6th, 10k May 7th and 1/2 on May 8th in 2016.  I am doing 5k and 10k. - barbwire  7.1 #0 10:42PM
are there any MW going to Mickeys Halloween Party 10/31?  It would be fun to meet up.  - kimm84  28.5 #0 11:24PM
I think there is a post for this. Try searching for it, and you'll find all kinds of information about this particular night. Have a great time!  - teach67  129.6 #2972 11:09AM
Look under cadaver call and then find the date on post. I think that night is posted by toarrispirate - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 2:12AM

Here are the Weekly Top 10 TRIVILATOR Players. Find people to play here. Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends on iOS. Play on any device with our new web version here.

1. DisneyMakesMeSmile
1.63

2. beentoall
0.74

3. mamabeam
0.18

4. Dolewhipped
0.18

5. DisneylandOrBust
0.17

6. Moog
0.16

7. sawman911
0.11

8. Goofytom
0.08

9. Disneylanddad702
0.06

10. DonaldRox
0.06

 

Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  217.4 #1712 6:28PM
You sweet thing!  You crack me up!  I'm merely an apprentice being schooled by @@Tom!! - Moog  56.7 #4351 11:33AM
πŸ‘‹β€οΈ - Tom  9215.4 #5 11:47AM
Wtg @@DisneyMakesMeSmile and @@Moog ;) - otilegna  2315.0 #58 7:41PM
A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  56.7 #4351 8:05PM
Yay !!!  - otilegna  2315.0 #58 9:42AM
Kind of shows anyone can play trivia and do well, newbie or veteran!πŸ˜€ - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 1:33PM
i fail hard!!!! - DarthFairy  176.2 #2242 7:23PM
Finally on the list thanks to @@DisneyMakesMeSmile - beentoall  198.5 #0 11:31PM

Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and Goat Effect!

1. jacdanfan
70000

2. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
63000

3. secretagentangel
62300

4. DisneyGrandma
51500

5. leopardditz2000
48500

6. DisLUVney
42500

7. debbiev
42250

8. MeridaFan
41630

9. MelodyMouse
40000

10. MinnieMyLove
38250

 

  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  198.5 #0 2:55AM
#10 needs a pic bad! - DarthFairy  176.2 #2242 12:42PM
@DisLUVney, lol weren't we just talking about this haha - MinnieTinker  549.3 #352 8:58PM
I can't help myself....help me. πŸ˜‚ - DisLUVney  608.1 #313 9:23PM
Wow wow wow!!! - stanvoodoo  19.4 #6988 10:52PM

Follow the new MouseWait Blog for updates, how-tos, tips, contests, and more! 

Didn't know there was one. Yay - TrueFromOzLovesDisney  481.8 #415 4:20PM

Disneyland unFORECAST (BETA) is here! Top MouseWaiters giving you the rundown of what's happening at the Disneyland Resort. The unFORECAST now has its own page on the web www.unFORECAST.com

unFORECAST for the week of August 31, 2015
Look for light crowds this week until Labor Day weekend begins on Friday. Disneyland and California Adventure will close early for the second week in a row (DL 9pm, DCA 8pm). Looking back at MouseWait's Historical Crowd Index (available in our new MagicPlan iOS Calendar), this week last year averaged in the high 50s (approx 60% capacity) -- that means it was a very slow week. Even Labor Day last year (which fell on the 1st) averaged in the mid 70s, which is light for a holiday. Now that most schools are back in session, we should see lighter crowds at the Parks until Halloweentime begins! To get a real-time look at crowd levels, check the MouseWait App for Crowd Index averages and wait times. Have a great week! - Admin Aug 31, 2015 9:23PM



We have always noticed that Saturdays are better than Sundays! We always come on the weekend and say we want to leave at dinner time on Sunday, but always leave by 11-12 because there are so many people. We love Saturday!! - 1Princess3Princes  495.8 #400 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  18.6 #7165 11:53PM
Saturday's rule! One of the perks of a premium pass!  - snappy  399.8 #532 7:32AM
I love these posts!  I do have a question/request/suggestion...is there a way to only show the 3-4 most recent posts?  It's a lot to scroll through. @@Admin - TiggersAndTinks  162.3 #2469 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  239.8 #1423 5:04PM
summer surely has been very busy!  - MarshaMouse  4817.0 #22 12:18AM
I was there this week, Tues, Wed.,Thur. Very hot and muggy. Long lines except single rider lines were great. Because we had 3 days we didn't mind waiting in line. It's so fun to people watch while you wait. We had a great time. Can't wait until next time to go back. - Popcorn  9.4 #10628 9:33AM

Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  1015.5 #173 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1783.3 #85 10:53PM
  - mckelfam  36.7 #5158 3:09PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  240.1 #1421 10:29PM

TRIVILATOR 2.0 for iOS is here! We made it faster, easier to use, improved Random Games, fixed Push Notifications, added a Remove Ads option, new game packs, and we optmized it for the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Get the complete run down on our new blog here. Get the new update in the App Store, or grab it here. Did you know you can play on the web or from any device via our web version? Tell your friends about the TRIVILATOR, and submit your questions so they (and you) can be featured inside the app. You can submit your questions here. Have fun!

- valj84DisneyDeppAddict  217.4 #1712 12:58PM
Hi, @@valj84DisneyAddict Hope you are having a wonderful Easter 🐣Come play Trivilator with me! - Moog  56.7 #4351 3:00PM
Yes! A wonderful day!  Hope yours is great too!!! I will look for you on Trivilator. πŸ˜πŸ‘ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  217.4 #1712 3:27PM
Is it a game? - palomine96  20.6 #6787 11:58PM
Yes!  It's a separate app.  Come play! - Moog  56.7 #4351 8:58AM
- djmickeymouse  8.1 #0 10:08AM
I just re downloaded trivilator after a brief break from the losing stretch πŸ™ˆ feel free to add me! I am back and ready to play!  - LindseyanaJones  125.6 #3034 9:04AM

What if Walt never dreamed of Disneyland? What would your life be like? What would the world be like? Get Book Two of the VOYAGEERS Saga - The Great Storyteller - on Amazon. Buy the Paperback and get the Kindle version FREE! 

Thank you Admin! This book is a great read. I recommend it to anyone who is a Disney fan. Can't wait for the next one! - grumpypapa  3638.8 #36 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
cant wait to read it - ebugsmama  18.1 #7259 10:32PM
- MommyandBash  240.1 #1421 1:32PM
- DarthFairy  176.2 #2242 4:40PM

Our new Walt Disney World App for iOS is here! MagicSearch, upNEXT, new Lounge, and tons of other upgrades. Go get it here. You can see all of the new features and how tos here

thanks admin - Fantasmicfan1  1376.0 #112 9:42PM
  - jacdanfan  9430.1 #3 6:08AM
- Lilogirl1  121.4 #3124 4:26PM
Thanks! DW fans appreciate you! - LeighMouse  17.9 #0 7:58AM

Subscribe to the MouseWait Email NEWSletter for Disneyland and MouseWait news, and never miss an update! 

Nice pic!πŸ“· - Stitchcrazy62622  16.9 #7493 10:18PM
Oh how we miss you MSEP... 😩😩😩 - DisneyBallers  26.9 #5919 10:05PM
Awesome!! - stanvoodoo  19.4 #6988 7:25PM

MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. toystory3
86.08

2. DarthFairy
59.29

3. Goofytom
53.93

4. Song
42.98

5. disneybob49
33.87

6. MsTikiMermadam
27.17

7. SorcererD91
23.87

8. leopardditz2000
23.75

9. MommyandBash
22.04

10. adisneyfamily
21.52



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

I love Disneyland! - MelodyMouse  6676.3 #13 11:30PM

Thanked by:   Tom   FrankenweenieVelinee   JediKitty   DarthFairy  
Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
16141.2

2. Dave
13215

3. jacdanfan
9430.06

4. Plumiegirl
9393.85

5. Tom
9215.39

6. goofygal
9034.62

7. uscdisneyteacher
7687.99

8. BaseballMickey_CM
7192.32

9. CobbPR
7122.15

10. Sonja
6794.36


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  1867.9 #82 8:50AM

Easily manage the social side of MouseWait for Disneyland and Disney World with our new mousetopia app for iOS. Post to the DL or WDW side, use your Stickers, and utilize our new MouseWait Messenger. Optimized for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6! See what's new here


Here are the overall MouseRank leaders for the past 6 months:

July 2015: Winnie111286 463.58
May 2015: MelodyMouse 679.4
April 2015: Fantasmicfan1 466.89
March 2015: HARR_E 423.38
February 2015: Winnie111286 364.36
January 2015: ShariRenee 408.65
 

! - FrankenweenieVelinee  2384.7 #55 7:16AM
- MowgliLovesBaloo  65.2 #0 5:18PM
- LindseyanaJones  125.6 #3034 11:31AM
- XochiFryingPanWhoKnew  83.9 #3751 5:02PM

DISCOUNTED DISNEYLAND TICKETS THROUGH MOUSEWAIT! You get 2% off select tickets if you purchase on this page and use the code MOUSEWAIT at checkout. A percentage of your total purchase comes back to MouseWait, which helps cover our monthly maintenance and development expenses! You will also get 100 Credits if you email us your receipt along with your username! 

Can you get a discount on annual passes too? - DeeDeeMouse  257.0 #1225 9:59PM
How do you get discount on AP passes. Guessing use MOUSEWAIT - suzieq65  71.3 #4000 4:00PM
You get discounts on AP by renewing early. It's through Disney . They'll send you a card.  - secretagentangel  2197.0 #64 8:58PM
It says discount not available ... Maybe I'm doing it wrong? - gedi0614  31.6 #5497 12:13AM

Here are the recent wait time leaders:

July: MelodyMouse 417.38
May: MelodyMouse 640.08
April: WARLOCK 228.33
March: HARR_E 290.27
February: jacdanfan 251.32
January: ShariRenee 246.23
December: MelodyMouse 303.05
November: MelodyMouse 410.98
October: jacdanfan 189.98

 Everyone for making   - Boundin  614.8 #310 10:21PM
That's awesome but like me a lot of ppl can't enter wait times I can't ever open or connect while in the park  - mickeyat78  1855.2 #83 5:39AM
Wow. Sorry to hear that. I'm on ATT and sometimes can't connect, tho it is rare - MelodyMouse  6676.3 #13 8:12PM
great job! It's the wait times that brought me to this app. Thank you - Kimo  183.7 #2144 8:16PM
The mysterious disappearing month of June! - MelodyMouse  6676.3 #13 12:13PM

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TOP MWs of the WEEK

1.toystory3 258.03 #12  
2.MelodyMouse 226.61 #13  
3.Winnie111286 198.69 #20  
4.BAMBAM 104.75 #0  
5.jacdanfan 73.49 #3  
6.grumpypapa 67.65 #36  
7.DarthFairy 63.79 #2241  
8.Tom 62.91 #5  
9.YoPirate 58.89 #265  
10.Goofytom 57.29 #126  

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