Why You Should Go To Disneyland This Year

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Another year, another family vacation to plan! There are plenty of places to go on vacation, and all of them are great for their own reasons – but as a new year is upon us, maybe you should consider a new place to vacation? Maybe you’re a Walt Disney World pro who has never been to the Mouse on the other side – Disneyland in California that is! Disneyland is amazing for so many reasons – it’s the place where the Magic truly began – and it’s changed a lot over the years, expanding and re-vamping … [Read more...]


Top 5 Reasons Why Disney Character Meals RULE!

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Ok, so as an adult I know I should be slightly ashamed to admit the following statement (but I’m not, so here it goes): I LOVE CHARACTER MEALS – they are honestly my favorite part of my Walt Disney World trips. For those of you who don’t know, a character meal is pretty self-explanatory – you enjoy a meal while characters from your favorite Disney movies and shows circulate for meet and greets! Not sold on the idea? Well – here’s 5 reasons why character meals are the best – in case you need more … [Read more...]


Why The Disney Dining Plan Will Make Your Life MUCH Easier

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So you’re in the midst of planning your Walt Disney World vacation, and you are deciding things like places to stay, when to go, flights/transportation etc – but there’s one more thing that should be on your list of things to book – the Disney Dining Plan! Why should I get it you might ask? Well, it will make your life easier – and don’t we all want that on vacation (and in general?)First of all, you probably need to know what the Disney Dining Plan, or DDP actually is - so let’s start with … [Read more...]


Disney DIY – Ornaments and Cookies – The Christmas Essentials!

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If you’re lucky enough to be traveling to Walt Disney World during the holiday season, then you will get to experience two of the most amazing things at once – Christmas, and Disney! The combination is perfect – the décor, the music, the entertainment, the special events – it makes the most wonderful time of the year even better! But for those of you like me who can’t exactly afford a Disney World Christmas every year – fear not! As you can still Disney-fy your Christmas preparations and … [Read more...]


Unique things you can only get at Walt Disney World

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It’s not always easy being an adult Walt Disney World lover. When I tell people I am headed to Disney World on my next vacation, I get that weird look, that one that says “really? What a weirdo”…usually it only lasts a second, and they say something like “Oh, that’s nice” when what they really mean is “that’s for kids…I wouldn’t want to go there”. In these situations, I usually try and be a Disney cheerleader, rallying for Team WDW, and I have come up with this list of things that are so unique, … [Read more...]


5 tips for making the most of your Walt Disney World Dining Experience

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There are SO MANY dining choices at Walt Disney World, it can be overwhelming and scary to try to answer the question of "what's for dinner?" Luckily, there is help out there! Follow these tips and you will be sure to have a spectacular dining experience!Plan ahead: Do your research! I can't stress this one enough, there are tons of books and websites that have restaurant descriptions, menus, and even pictures so you can know what to expect when you go. Another part of planning ahead would … [Read more...]


More Than Just Shopping: Exploring All That Downtown Disney Has To Offer

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Downtown Disney is a shopper’s paradise – the complex offers tons of specialty shops that offer a myriad of unique items for purchase, and there’s also tons of Disney merchandise available too! While there are plenty of chances to give your credit card a workout at Downtown Disney, there are also plenty of other things to do there besides shop. Shocking, right? Let’s explore some of the entertainment options that Downtown Disney has to offer:Fly High In The Sky: Characters In Flight is an … [Read more...]


Plan Your Own Disney Movie Night With Cinderella!

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Cinderella is by far my FAVORITE Disney Movie, and it’s one that is worth adding to your DVD collection if you haven’t already (I mean, it must be good if they model a castle after her, right?). It’s also perfect for a Disney Themed Movie Night – It’s great for those of all ages, even the little ones – as it’s pretty short, and has tons of animal interaction!Ok, so a great movie night has a few things (aside from the movie itself, of course!) – for me I would say food, drinks, and décor … [Read more...]


Make Your Holiday Merry And Bright With These Disney DIY Wreath Ideas!

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Disney World at Christmastime is amazing – the music, the food, the entertainment, the snow (fake snow – but still counts in my book!), and the décor all add up to an experience that is not to be missed!I have to say – the decorations are not only beautiful, but inspiring too – in fact, these wreaths have inspired me to do some research on how I can create my own Disney inspired wreath at home! Here’s some ideas I hope you can use this holiday season in your own house:Check out … [Read more...]


Disney DIY – Be Thankful For These Disney Dessert Recipes!

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The holiday season is once again upon us! The Halloween candy has been eaten (well, the GOOD candy anyway), and the air has a crispness to it that you only find this time of year! Thanksgiving is just a few weeks away, and if you got put in charge of bringing the dessert to this year’s meal, why not make something special that your guests won’t soon forget? And while you’re at it – why not recreate that amazing dessert from your last Walt Disney World trip? Check out these Disney DIY Dessert … [Read more...]