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...]


Disney World at Christmas – The Low Down

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Are you thinking of heading to Walt Disney World to celebrate the Christmas holiday? I HIGHLY recommend it – as it doesn’t get much more magical than Disney at Christmas! As with every time of year, there are pros and cons to traveling to WDW during this holiday season – but as long as you do a bit of planning and preparing, you will definitely be glad you made the decision to spend Christmas with the Mouse! Ok, so let’s get down to it – what Disney World is REALLY like at Christmas time:The … [Read more...]


“Can’t Miss” Shows At Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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For a lot of people (myself included!) WDW is all about the RIDES - and they have lots of great ones! But I know that not everyone loves rides, or can ride them, but fear not – there is still PLENTY for you non-riders to do at Disney World. You will definitely want to take in some shows, and there are tons to choose from at Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme park – so I suggest you waste no time in heading to these Can’t Miss Hollywood Studios Shows:Beauty And The Beast – Check out this “Tale … [Read more...]


Walt Disney World Planning – ADR’s For First Timers

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So you’ve gone ahead and booked your first WDW trip – congrats! Once your trip is about 6 months away, you’ll need to make your Advance Dining Reservations (or ADR’s in Disney-speak!) for your table service meals. But if you have no clue where to begin, fear not – as it is easier than you think! Here’s a guide to picking out your ADR’s that should help you get startedThe ADR: A Quick Rundown – So ok – what exactly does ADR mean anyway? An Advanced Dining Reservation or ADR basically is a … [Read more...]


Counter Service In Downtown Disney – Where To Grab A Quick Bite

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I love checking out all the different places to eat at Walt Disney World – they offer some of the most unique and delicious cuisine, and there are TONS of dining options available too. Sometimes though, you aren’t really in the mood to stop and eat a sit down meal (maybe you’ve got that Park momentum going and there are rides calling your name?) – and you want a quick bite. Luckily – just because you are opting for “fast food” doesn’t mean that we are looking at lame typical theme Park food – … [Read more...]


Disney DIY – Halloween Decor And More!

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The autumn season is upon us! And that means beautiful leaves, crisp air, apples, pumpkins, and of course – HALLOWEEN! Some of you are probably lucky enough to get to celebrate the spooky holiday at Walt Disney World and some of you probably are even luckier and will get to attend Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party and enjoy all the festivities and fall fun that Disney has to offer! For those of you who don’t get to celebrate at the Place Where Dreams Come True – fear not, as you can still … [Read more...]


“Snack Around The World” With These Top Epcot World Showcase Disney Dining Snacks

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Ok – so you’ve all at least heard of the Drink Around The World challenge right? Where you stop at each country of Epcot’s World Showcase and sample a drink (or two!) from that country? Well, it’s a really fun time and a great way to get to try a ton of unique drinks – however, it’s not for everyone (pregnant women, anyone under 21, etc…), so in lieu of drinking, how about we try snacking around the world instead? It’s easy – just head around World Showcase and stop off at each country for these … [Read more...]