Classic Films for the Classic Childhood: Babes in Toyland

LIFE LESSON: Never Settle Babes in Toyland : A classic fairytale wonderland sets the stage for true love to be battered about a bit before we believe it’s actually possible again. Catching a lucky break by not being thrown into the sea by Barnaby’s henchman Tom comes back as a gypsy woman in order to save his…

Babes in Toyland

People always say that Christmas is a Romantic time of year. How? Why? Where did this saying come from? My only guess so far is that some child once watched Babes in Toyland and saw Mary Contrary’s Christmas Wedding Dress, Cloak, and Horse Drawn Carriage. This is the stuff Disney Dreams are made of. With…

The Original Mad Hatter

  November 9, 1886 ~ June 19, 1966         Ed Wynn The Mad-Hatter in Disney’s 1951 Alice in Wonderland, relatively crazy Toy Maker in Babes in Toyland, and the off the wall Uncle Albert in Mary Poppins, Ed Wynn earned his nickname The Perfect Fool. Known for his fun voice and whimsical mannerisms Ed was always sure…