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Halloween Time at Disneyland

2019-05-29T14:02:15-05:00

Halloween time is the perfect time to plan a visit to Disneyland, CA. The park is transformed into a magical world filled with pumpkins, jack-o-lanterns, ghosts, and so many amazing special effects and imagination. Every corner you turn you will find a unique decoration, character, or tasty treat all Halloween themed, so pay close attention or else you may miss something spectacular. When walking along Main Street make sure to check out the Pumpkin Festival. You must check out all [...]

Halloween Time at Disneyland2019-05-29T14:02:15-05:00

5 Disney Restaurants that are worth the hype

2015-10-27T15:44:23-05:00

When reservations at select Disney restaurants are hard to get, you have to wonder “but is it really worth it?” Here’s my list of what I think it worth the hype at Walt Disney World!   1. Be Our Guest – Magic Kingdom – To me, this is the epitome of Disney magic. When you step into the main ballroom, you feel as if you have been placed directly in a scene from Beauty and the Beast. Not to mention, [...]

5 Disney Restaurants that are worth the hype2015-10-27T15:44:23-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-10-28T12:26:32-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of October 27, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Splash Mountain Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-10-28T12:26:32-05:00

Night of Joy

2015-10-28T08:57:04-05:00

Great fun, great adventures, and great deals! Night of Joy is one of my family’s favorite special events at Walt Disney World. But what is Night of Joy you may ask?! Night of Joy is a two night event where Disney hosts multiple Christian music artist through-out Magic Kingdom on a Friday and Saturday night in September. So just imagine multiple concerts of your favorite artist going on around you in the most magical place on earth, with your favorite [...]

Night of Joy2015-10-28T08:57:04-05:00

A Royal Breakfast Experience

2015-09-30T15:16:04-05:00

Have you ever wished you could dine in a castle? Cinderella’s Royal Table offers a picturesque backdrop, your favorite Disney princesses and an excellent meal all in one. It’s every princess’s dream to dine in Cinderella’s Castle, however some people don’t realize there is an actual restaurant that is housed on the second floor serving breakfast, lunch and dinner each day. Cinderella’s Royal Table just underwent a refurbishment complete with a new menu so on my most recent trip I [...]

A Royal Breakfast Experience2015-09-30T15:16:04-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-10-23T09:20:42-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of October 21, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Splash Mountain Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-10-23T09:20:42-05:00

Fun Facts about the London Bridge

2015-09-30T15:11:44-05:00

6 Fun Facts about the London Bridge located in the very popular city Lake Havasu, Arizona. Did you know that the infamous London Bridge is part of the original bridge located in London, England? The London Bridge was built in 1831 over the River Thames in England, making this bridge over 182 years old. When this bridge was dismantled in London, England each cement stone was numbered for re-assembly in Lake Havasu City. The bridge was then shipped overseas to [...]

Fun Facts about the London Bridge2015-09-30T15:11:44-05:00

Redwood Creek Challenge Trail – Fun for the Whole Family!

2015-09-30T13:05:44-05:00

Everyone has their favorite classic Disney movies. One of my daughter’s favorites is not an older classic, but one of the newer Disney movies, UP! from 2009. We’ve laughed at Dug, the golden retriever, and his easily distracted manner. “SQUIRREL!” Aren’t we all a little like Dug? We think of UP! every time we see a huge bunch of multi colored balloons. Sometimes, we wish we could uproot our home and sail off in the sky to Paradise Falls. We [...]

Redwood Creek Challenge Trail – Fun for the Whole Family!2015-09-30T13:05:44-05:00

Top reasons your child will love Disney’s Art of Animation

2015-09-30T12:52:25-05:00

There are so many resorts at Walt Disney World to stay at but I can tell you some reasons your kids will love to stay at Disney’s Art of Animation resort. We all go to Disney World for the Theme Parks however how wonderful would it be for your kids to feel like they are staying in one of the Parks! First things first the pool! Art of Animation resort hosts the largest resort pool Finding Nemo of all the [...]

Top reasons your child will love Disney’s Art of Animation2015-09-30T12:52:25-05:00

Disneyland CA or Walt Disney World FL — Which one is right for your family?

2015-09-30T12:46:04-05:00

Five questions to help you decide! Each theme park has its own fans, and if you ask your friends, you'll probably hear lots of different advice. So which park is really the right one for your family's vacation? Of course, there's no one totally right answer. But here are Five issues to consider when deciding: What time of year would you like to go? May - September in Florida can be very steamy both day and night; while California is [...]

Disneyland CA or Walt Disney World FL — Which one is right for your family?2015-09-30T12:46:04-05:00

Stress Free at Disney with Kids

2015-09-30T12:41:03-05:00

When going to Disney, whether you are a planner or like to wing it, here are some tips to making it stress free. 1. Make your dining reservations ahead of time. Even if you like to be flexible, I recommend making one table service reservation a day. This will give everyone some downtime and your feet a break. You can make your dining reservations as early as 180 days in advance of your arrival date. 2. Schedule your 3 Fastpass+ [...]

Stress Free at Disney with Kids2015-09-30T12:41:03-05:00

Saving Money on your Walt Disney World Vacation

2019-05-29T14:02:14-05:00

1.) Seasons: The prices for staying at a Disney resort vary by season, and there can be quite a price difference. I know that some people can only go at certain times of the year and don’t have much choice, but if you can swing it, try to go in one of the value seasons (Parts of January and February, parts of September, etc.) Also, week nights are cheaper than weekends, so keep this in mind if you are only [...]

Saving Money on your Walt Disney World Vacation2019-05-29T14:02:14-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-10-11T10:57:59-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of October 7, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day of travel, [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-10-11T10:57:59-05:00

Disney Cruise Line Embarkation Tips!

2019-06-03T14:10:35-05:00

Many people ask me what they should plan to do the first day of their cruise and what to expect from the embarkation process. If you are new to cruising, you probably have realized there is a certain cruise lingo you need to pick up to understand what is going on and where you are on the ship. Lucky for you, I wrote all about it last year in my blog post for first time Disney Cruisers, so hop on [...]

Disney Cruise Line Embarkation Tips!2019-06-03T14:10:35-05:00

10 Must Haves For An Epic Harry Potter Sweet 16

2015-10-07T09:10:29-05:00

A month and a half ago during dinner, my 15 year old expressed that she wanted a sweet 16 birthday party. The first thing that popped into my head, even before she finished her request, was an episode of “MTV's My Sweet 16.” Oh no... My stomach began to churn with dread as I envisioned teens attempting to behave older than 16 and my husband and I playing security. To my surprise and utter relief, we dodged a bullet when [...]

10 Must Haves For An Epic Harry Potter Sweet 162015-10-07T09:10:29-05:00

Tips for Surviving Star Wars Weekend Part Two

2015-09-30T17:14:16-05:00

  I am a huge Disney fan and have been for as long as I can remember and, after a while, I was able to bring my husband around to my way of thinking. He has been a Star Wars for as long as he can remember, so now I’m the one who has come around. When discussing our 2015 Walt Disney World trip, we realized that his birthday fell on a Saturday during the last Star Wars Weekend at [...]

Tips for Surviving Star Wars Weekend Part Two2015-09-30T17:14:16-05:00

Characters on the Disney Dream

2015-09-30T12:14:49-05:00

One of the unique experiences on a Disney cruise is its character meet and greets. Characters are located throughout the day at different locations. Scheduled times are listed in your personal navigator each day and there are also surprise visits during the day. You may be lucky enough to run into a character while walking down the hall. During the scheduled times adults and children are able to take pictures and get autographs from their favorite characters. All the ships [...]

Characters on the Disney Dream2015-09-30T12:14:49-05:00

8 Ways to Enjoy Disney World as a Couple

2015-09-30T12:05:28-05:00

Thinking about leaving the kids behind for your next trip to Walt Disney World? Don’t worry! Disney offers many different types of experiences that couples will enjoy doing together. So, drop the kids at Grandma & Grandpa’s house, and enjoy a fun getaway full of Disney magic! Here are eight ways my husband and I love to spend our time together at Disney World: 1) Take in a Game at the ESPN Club My husband and I happen to love [...]

8 Ways to Enjoy Disney World as a Couple2015-09-30T12:05:28-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2015-10-01T11:26:31-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of September 29, 2015 Magic Kingdom® Park Liberty Tree Tavern The Diamond Horseshoe Walt Disney World Railroad Disney's The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Peter Pan's Flight Monorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. If Guests plan to use this form of transportation during their visit they should check to be sure of the best option available on their day of [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2015-10-01T11:26:31-05:00

Staying at a Good Neighbor Hotel is a Great Plan for Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration!

2015-09-30T15:21:33-05:00

Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration will be going on until September of 2016. This once in a lifetime vacation can be within your budget when you stay at a Good Neighbor Hotel! In April, I was given the opportunity to learn about and tour Disneyland’s Good Neighbor Hotels, and they really have a lot of offer! To receive a Good Neighbor recognition, you must meet Disney’s high standards of amenities, service, price and location. There are 4 types of Good Neighbor Hotels [...]

Staying at a Good Neighbor Hotel is a Great Plan for Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration!2015-09-30T15:21:33-05:00