Disney Advanced Dining Reservations Now Requiring Credit Card Hold


Making Advanced Dining Reservations at Walt Disney World seems to be an endless process. You do research on the restaurants, check the menus, check your schedule, make a draft, re-draft (countless times!) and then wait with baited breath for your 180 day mark.It's not unusual for your choice restaurants to be unavailable, even as early as your 180 day mark. Disney has discovered this is most likely occurring from guests who make dining reservations and don't show up.There are a handful … [Read more...]

Disney World Food Review – The Good, the Bad, and the YUM!


My family and I live for the food at Disney World. When planning our vacation most of our entire trip revolves around the food. Being a Disney Foodie and dined at almost every Disney World Restaurant we know what to expect when going out. Our past trip was a major challenge in 2 ways.This is the first time we went off the Disney Dining Plan and opted for the Tables in Wonderland instead. Our 5 year old decided she wasn't going to eat but maybe 3 or 4 bites of food so the buffets were … [Read more...]

Limited-Edition 40th Anniversary Souvenir You Just Have to Eat

Just in time for the kickoff of the 40th anniversary celebration of Walt Disney World Resort today, you know the pastry chefs had to get in on the action – and they came up with these yummy edible souvenirs.For now, they’re only for sale on Saturday at the Main Street Bakery – and plans are to make just about 10 dozen, and when they’re gone, they’re gone, says Chef Eric Brennar.Icing is buttercream, and cake is chocolate or vanilla with a chocolate ganache filling (a little different … [Read more...]

Review: Sci Fi Dine In Picnic Burger & New Menu


While at Disney World last week we had the chance to stop by Sci Fi Dine In Theater. Our previous trip it won the award for the best Burgers at WDW. How did it stack up this time around well keep reading and find out...I love the atmosphere in Sci Fi. The quint drive in feel takes me back to an age where Coke came in one flavor unless you added your own syrup, the burgers were juicy and loaded with all the good stuff they pull out now, and the fries were salty just how I like them!I was … [Read more...]

Snacking Around the World


When planning a trip to Walt Disney World, you hear a lot about the restaurants you can’t miss and the how important Advanced Dining Reservations are, but you don’t hear a lot about what to snack on in between those meals. If you’re on the Disney Dining Plan, snack credits are available in all of the packages. So, what are some of the best snacks around Walt Disney World? What can you use your snack credits on?Here are some of my favorites:Cupcakes Disney has some of the most decadent … [Read more...]