Keep Warm This Winter With These Disney World Inspired Recipes

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Brr – I don’t know about you, but I am freezing my bottom off here in Upstate New York! It’s these cold wintry times when I long for Walt Disney World the most – the sun, the warm weather, the Resort pools – sign me up! Unfortunately, I can’t afford to spend my winters in Florida – so in the meantime, I think I will whip up some Disney Dining cold weather meals – with recipes straight from WDW!There’s nothing better than a hot bowl of soup on a cold, snowy day – so whip up this easy Tomato … [Read more...]




Disney Dining: Good eats at House of Blues in Downtown Disney

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House of Blues located on the West Side of Downtown Disney is a great location for food, drinks, and entertainment after a long day in the parks! I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Ed Whittaker who is the head chef at HOB for a food sampling of some of their most popular dishes! I sampled four appetizers, five entrees, and three desserts. Come on this food journey with me, and I will not only point out the description of the food & the perks of eating there but also my favorite … [Read more...]




My 2014 Disney World New Years Resolutions

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As another year comes to an end, I like to make it a point to take some time to reflect on all the events of the year – the good, the bad, and the Disney of course. I love vacationing at Walt Disney World, and am always looking for ways to make my vacations more enjoyable for myself and my family. So I thought this year, instead of making a traditional list of goals for 2014, I would make a list of “2014 Disney World Resolutions”:Try Some New Eats – There are so many dining options at WDW … [Read more...]




Port Orleans: Riverside Vs. French Quarter – Which Is Right For Me?

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Walt Disney World has tons of amazing Resorts to choose from – there’s the family (and wallet) friendly Value Resorts, the amenity rich and opulent Deluxe Resorts – and then there’s my personal favorite, the Moderate Resorts – which combine great theming and amenities for the best of both worlds!Of the Moderate Resorts, I love Port Orleans the most – the New Orleans theme is amazing, and it has a great atmosphere – and best of all – there are TWO resorts to pick from! Port Orleans Riverside … [Read more...]




Top 10 Quick Service Restaurants/Meals Under $15 at Disney World

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Because we travel to Walt Disney World from NC several times a year and are a single-income household, we have to maintain a strict (and cheap) budget to afford that many trips happen in one year. That means that more often than not, we’re eating quick service meals if we eat in the parks instead of a table service meal. After the first few trips we learned that you don’t have to stick with the mundane burgers and fries for every meal. Disney World actually has quite an array of quick service … [Read more...]