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Top 5 Tips for a Large Family Disney Vacation

2017-01-24T10:38:45-04:00

Disney Vacations can sometimes be a once in a lifetime ordeal for a large, extended family. And these types of trips aren’t a walk in the park to plan! Especially if Grandparents, Aunts, Uncles and Cousins are all involved!  Personally, I’ve been on multiple extended family Disney Vacations since I was a young child. Today I’m going to give you my top five biggest tips when planning a large family Disney Vacation. #1 - Determine your budget. The most important [...]

Top 5 Tips for a Large Family Disney Vacation2017-01-24T10:38:45-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2017-01-30T05:25:13-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 30, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents 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, as alternative transportation options will [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2017-01-30T05:25:13-04:00

Walt Disney World: Common Questions Answered

2017-01-25T07:12:17-04:00

  Planning a Disney vacation can be overwhelming and leave you with many questions. Every Disney vacation should be magical from start to finish! I’m here to give you answers to common questions and help put your mind at ease as you start planning your Walt Disney World vacation! Booking My Vacation When should I book my vacation? If possible, I recommend booking your vacation at least 7 - 8 months in advance. There are many details that go into [...]

Walt Disney World: Common Questions Answered2017-01-25T07:12:17-04:00

Karamell-Küche – Epcot’s Caramel Kitchen

2016-12-27T15:17:48-04:00

Snacks. We all love snacks, especially Disney World snacks. Epcot is definitely not lacking in the snack department. I've noticed recently many Disney lovers I know are quick to name France as their favorite Epcot snack destination, but today I implore you to give the Germany pavilion a chance. The Germany pavilion is located in between China and Italy. You will be able to smell the Karamell-Kuche before you even see it! It smells heavenly! Germany's Karamell-Kuche (Caramel Kitchen in [...]

Karamell-Küche – Epcot’s Caramel Kitchen2016-12-27T15:17:48-04:00

Why I Loved Tiana’s Riverboat Party – Ice Cream Social and Viewing Party

2016-12-27T15:09:22-04:00

There’s a new Dessert Party in the Magic Kingdom and it’s hosted by Princess Tiana and Naveen! Having been to Dessert Parties for special viewing of parades and fireworks in the past, I thought Tiana’s Party was extra special and was well worth the money! And Here’s Why! Two-Part Dessert Party! You have 2 chances to enjoy all the desserts you can eat! First, under the shady pavilion, while waiting to board the Riverboat, you can indulge on strawberry, chocolate [...]

Why I Loved Tiana’s Riverboat Party – Ice Cream Social and Viewing Party2016-12-27T15:09:22-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2017-01-20T13:38:45-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 19, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents 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, as alternative transportation options will [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2017-01-20T13:38:45-04:00

Puerto Vallarta-A Great Family Vacation Destination

2017-01-10T15:08:30-04:00

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico is a wonderful destination for a family looking for a warm destination to travel to during the winter months.   The friendly people, amazing weather, beautiful resorts and good food make it a great place to visit for all ages. Resorts: Resorts can be found in 4 different locations-downtown Puerto Vallarta, the Puerto Vallarta Marina area, Nuevo Vallarta, and Punta Mita. You’ll find both all-inclusive resort options and resorts that aren’t all-inclusive. There are some terrific restaurants throughout [...]

Puerto Vallarta-A Great Family Vacation Destination2017-01-10T15:08:30-04:00

Fun Facts about SkyPark at Santa’s Village

2016-12-27T14:37:29-04:00

Have you heard the news?? SkyPark Santa’s Village is now open!! Yes, that is correct Santa’s Village located in Lake Arrowhead, California has finally reopened after 20 long years of waiting. Phase 1 is currently up and running, and everyone is anxiously awaiting the next stages to be complete. SkyPark at Santa's Village is open daily from 10 am to 6 pm (closed on most holidays). Every guest must sign a waiver electronically before they can enter the park you [...]

Fun Facts about SkyPark at Santa’s Village2016-12-27T14:37:29-04:00

The 5 Hotels at Universal Orlando- An Overview

2016-12-27T13:22:07-04:00

Many travelers go to Orlando to visit Disney World and include a day at Universal Orlando. What many people don’t know is that Universal Orlando has its’ own set of amazing hotels and theme parks. You might find that the adventurous spirit at Universal Orlando appeals to your family better than other theme parks if you’re traveling with teenagers or young adults. With 3 theme parks to choose from- Universal Studios, Islands of Adventure, and Volcano Bay (the newest in [...]

The 5 Hotels at Universal Orlando- An Overview2016-12-27T13:22:07-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2017-01-13T18:22:37-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 12, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Liberty Square Riverboat Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents 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, as alternative [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2017-01-13T18:22:37-04:00

Tips from a Mom: Traveling to Disney with Infants and Toddlers

2017-01-13T06:38:58-04:00

I cannot tell you how many people have said to me that they want to wait until their babies are old enough to remember their Disney Vacations before they plan a trip. While I understand the sentiment, I also want to reply with “you do things for your babies every single day that they won’t remember” and, “If YOU want to go to Disney, GO!” A vacation to Disney with an infant can still be mostly what you want to [...]

Tips from a Mom: Traveling to Disney with Infants and Toddlers2017-01-13T06:38:58-04:00

Finding a Quiet Spot on a Disney Cruise

2016-12-27T13:11:40-04:00

Everyone has heard (or even experienced) how wonderful a Disney cruise is. It has something to offer everyone: families, singles, couples, grandparents – every age group, every vacation style. There is something magical about a Disney cruise. But with all of those people on board how do you find any quiet time? There’s always the spas and adult dining locations where you can take advantage of relaxation but what about just finding a place to do nothing but enjoy some [...]

Finding a Quiet Spot on a Disney Cruise2016-12-27T13:11:40-04:00

Unique Photo Spots around Disney World

2016-12-27T13:11:26-04:00

If you’re anything like me then when you think of your Disney World vacation, you instantly start imagining all the different photo possibilities that you’re able to create while there! I tend to go a little extreme with photos, but because of this, I have found fun and very different from the usual spots for photos! And today I’m going to share them with you! Lets start out in Magic Kingdom! Besides the obvious photo spot (Cinderella’s Castle, of course!) [...]

Unique Photo Spots around Disney World2016-12-27T13:11:26-04:00

Reasons to Love Port Orleans French Quarter

2016-12-27T11:04:23-04:00

At Walt Disney World you can choose from 5 moderate resorts when choosing on-property accommodations: Caribbean Beach, Coronado Springs, The Cabins at Fort Wilderness, Port Orleans – Riverside, and Port Orleans - French Quarter. Each of these resorts has unique theming and offer a different experience. I’ve had the privilege of staying at 3 of the 5 moderate resorts. Let me share with you the reasons you will love staying at Port Orleans - French Quarter.   Size - It’s [...]

Reasons to Love Port Orleans French Quarter2016-12-27T11:04:23-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule

2017-01-03T14:24:29-04:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of January 3, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park The Magic Behind Our Steam Trains Tour Liberty Square Riverboat Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents 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, as alternative [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2017-01-03T14:24:29-04:00

Chef Mickey’s Brunch

2016-12-27T10:18:45-04:00

Chef Mickey’s is located at Disney’s Contemporary resort, which is on the monorail near the Magic Kingdom theme park. My favorite thing about this buffet is not that you get to see five characters all at once (although that is amazing), but it’s that you get to eat a mixture of breakfast and lunch foods. The prices for the brunch are listed in the below photo, as well as a sampling of some of the foods offered to guests dining [...]

Chef Mickey’s Brunch2016-12-27T10:18:45-04:00