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...]


Enjoy Fantasmic! at Disneyland now with Fastpass and dining package options

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Guests at Disneyland Park can now enjoy new viewing options for the spectacular nighttime show Fantasmic!Beginning on Dec. 12, 2014, Fastpasses will be available for the show's reserved viewing section.  Fastpass distribution will take place along Big Thunder Trail in Frontierland.  The tickets are first-come, first-served until one hour prior to showtime OR while supplies last.  The tickets will have a return time for the assigned show and an assigned viewing area.  Non ticketed standby … [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...]


Breakfast Menu for New Trattoria al Forno Opening in December at Disney’s BoardWalk

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 Opening December 18th in the old Kouzzina location at Disney's Boardwalk is Trattoria al Forno. The spacious, family-friendly dining room is inspired by farms in the Italian countryside, with a big open kitchen and the smell of wood burning in the oven. It’s a terrific spot to fuel up for a day in the theme parks.“Fresh ingredients are key,” says Chef Dee Foundoukis. You can get a classic American breakfast with bacon and eggs, but we wanted to offer some Italian tastes, too.” Like … [Read more...]


Swan & Dolphin Food and Wine Classic – A Disney MUST DO for all Foodies!

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This Halloween I headed over to the Swan and Dolphin Resort (along with my boyfriend) to check out an event I had not previously heard much about - the Food and Wine Classic. I am a die hard EPCOT Food and Wine Festival fan, but I didn't know anything about this event until just a few weeks ago. I'll delve into all the delicious details below, but long story short: I was pleasantly surprised from beginning to end, and am happy to say that it was worth every penny of the price.Here's the low … [Read more...]


Big Updates on Your Favorite Disney Table Service Restaurants

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Big updates are happening for your favorite Walt Disney World Table Service Restaurants today with some New and Improved Menu Changes! What's for dinner during your next visit? If your planning an upcoming trip to Walt Disney World and have already booked your dining reservations for a Walt Disney World Table Service location, then chances are - you have already had a quick look at the menu before reserving that dining location and you might even have your heart set on a specific menu … [Read more...]


Visiting the new & improved Club 33 at the Disneyland Resort

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 While I was at the Mahaloween Luau last month (September 29) at the Disneyland Hotel, I received a surprise message on my phone asking if I would like to go to Club 33 for lunch or dinner with my girls that same week!  Are you kidding me?  Club 33 was on my bucket list as a huge Disneyland fan and I was always thinking of ways to find someone who was a member that could make a reservation for me!  I gratefully answered that I would love to and that lunch would be better for us, as I … [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...]