Outdoor Kitchens at the EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival


The EPCOT International flower and garden festival is taking place now through the end of May, and you don’t want to miss it! This festival has been going on for well over 20 years, but it’s only been recently that Walt Disney World has introduced food booths called “outdoor kitchens” to the festival. If you are familiar with the Food and Wine Festival in the fall, this is the same concept but on a smaller scale. There are 15 booth, [...]

Outdoor Kitchens at the EPCOT International Flower and Garden Festival2017-03-23T01:48:38-04:00

Rediscover Your Inner Child in Fantasyland


There are many reasons I love Walt Disney World. Probably one of the biggest reasons is it gives our family an opportunity to escape from the troubles of the real world even if just for a few days. The “Disney Bubble” as we call it refreshes and renews us and gives us much needed down time from reality. As a travel planner I’m often asked if families with older children should allow time to visit Fantasyland. My answer every single [...]

Rediscover Your Inner Child in Fantasyland2017-03-03T17:59:49-05:00

Planning Walt Disney World for Teenagers


  Many people think that Walt Disney World is just for children and many think it’s just for girls. Well, I’ve got news for them: Walt Disney World is for all ages and genders. I’ve recently had the opportunity to plan a trip to Walt Disney World with two teenage boys in mind. It has been a different planning process than when I had little girls, to be sure. No longer do we focus on the Disney Princesses, Winnie the [...]

Planning Walt Disney World for Teenagers2019-06-03T14:10:16-04:00

A Celebration of Harry Potter – Universal Studios Orlando


A Celebration of Harry Potter – Universal Studios Orlando Potterheads unite! For the past 4 years, at the end of January/early February, Universal Studios Orlando has held A Celebration of Harry Potter. This special event brings together Harry Potter fans with the actors and artists who helped bring J.K. Rowling's magical world to the big screen. During this three-day event, not only do you have the opportunity to enjoy the everyday amazingness of The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, BUT [...]

A Celebration of Harry Potter – Universal Studios Orlando2017-02-27T18:14:34-05:00

Star Wars at Disney Springs


Hollywood Studios is always on my to do list! And Tatoine Traders is my place to stop and shop for Star Wars Gear! However, if you aren’t planning to go to the parks, you just ran out of time, or the park was too crowded, there’s another place to find all your Star Wars fan favorites – Disney Springs! Disney Springs has 6 great shops to find that unique souvenir for your Star Wars Fan! The West Side Star Wars [...]

Star Wars at Disney Springs2017-02-27T11:41:23-05:00

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule


Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule as of March 9, 2017 Magic Kingdom® Park Walt Disney World Railroad Hall of Presidents Prince Charming Regal Carrousel 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 be available. Jan. [...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule2017-03-10T09:23:45-05:00

5 Must-Know Tips Before You Travel to Disneyland


Have you ever been to Disneyland Theme Park? Or will this be your very first time visiting this incredible park? There are so many things to do and see all at one magical place. Whether you have never gone before or go all the time here are 5 Must-Know Tips before your next visit to Disneyland Theme Park! 1. One of the best unknown tips is that the best time to go to Disneyland is in mid to late September, [...]

5 Must-Know Tips Before You Travel to Disneyland2017-03-09T12:54:22-05:00

The Daily Poutine in Disney Springs


  Are you a French fry lover? Do you scope out places for French fries like I do? Then there is one place in particular that you need to make sure you pay a visit to, or in my case, two or three visits to. If you didn’t know, Disney Springs updated and added a whole bunch of new shops, restaurants and even cute, little snack kiosks around the area. My favorite? The Daily Poutine! The Daily Poutine is a [...]

The Daily Poutine in Disney Springs2017-02-27T11:03:19-05:00

3 Not to Miss Shows at SeaWorld Orlando


SeaWorld Orlando is made up of mostly shows, but it can be hard to fit them all in to one day. Check out my top three show picks and be sure not to miss them. If you have more time and can see more, that’s great! But here is my list of must do’s: 1.) Blue Horizons: This is the dolphin show, and is definitely a must do, and the show I was most impressed with! Dolphins are super smart, [...]

3 Not to Miss Shows at SeaWorld Orlando2017-02-23T13:40:18-05:00