OMG ‘Ohana – Why Didn’t I Try This Amazing Disney Dining Restaurant Sooner?

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It’s easy to get overwhelmed by the sheer plethora of Disney Dining options out there – from snack carts to counter service to buffets, character meals, fine dining, family style….it’s hard to pick where to eat! I always try and mix it up and test out some new places on each WDW trip – and we have yet to be disappointed with any of our choices! One dinner that we were particularly impressed with on our last trip was ‘Ohana – we loved it so much that we are seriously confused as to why we didn’t … [Read more...]


Add Some Extra Magic to your next Disneyland Resort Vacation

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Whether you have been to Disneyland before or you are planning your first visit, it's always fun to add something special and extra memorable. Disneyland may not be as big as its younger sibling, Walt Disney World, but there is still plenty of opportunity to create a little magic for your next vacation.Cabanas:If you’re staying on the resort and planning on spending a day at the pool, make a cabana reservation. All three hotels on site have wonderful pool areas, but the cabanas at the … [Read more...]


Enjoy These Classic Menu Items At Disneyland Resort

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Whenever we discuss Disneyland Food, we would be amiss if we didn't all reminisce about our favorite items. Luckily, a lot of our favorite items are still available. Disneyland has done a great job of keeping tried and true favorite recipes available to those of us who dream of them in between visits.One of my absolute favorites is the Gumbo at Blue Bayou. If I go to Disneyland there is no chance I will miss a visit to this restaurant for their great food and atmosphere. Always have to have … [Read more...]


Make a Plan B at Disneyland Resort

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You have prepared your Disneyland “To-Do” list, but there are no reservations available! Since I don’t have magical connections in the park, I have learned through experience good alternatives to three things that are most often on those lists.Blue Bayou Plan B:Blue Bayou is arguably the most popular table service restaurant inside Disneyland. Because of its popularity, it often requires a reservation weeks, if not months, in advance. Unfortunately, there is no other restaurant with a … [Read more...]


Share Some Homemade “Disney DIY” Love This Valentine’s Day

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It’s almost that time again – time to order those flowers, buy those chocolates, and declare your love – because Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! I know many people don’t like the holiday, but I just love it! The decorations, the hearts, the “I Love You’s”, the Disney, the Pink and red….etc. And yes, I did just include Disney in my list of things to love about Valentine’s Day – not only because I love Disney so much, but because there are so many great Disney love stories out there – … [Read more...]


Top 5 Walt Disney World Sandwiches

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There are few things in this world that are better than a good sandwich – that perfect combo of bread, spread, and fillings makes for a great meal and can really hit the spot. When I am in Walt Disney World, I am always on the lookout for a great sandwich – luckily I usually don’t have to look too far. In my culinary search through the world of Disney Dining, I have determined these 5 as the Top Walt Disney World Sandwiches:Holiday Turkey Sandwich at Earl Of Sandwich In Downtown Disney – … [Read more...]


Disney DIY – Make Your Own Be our Guest ‘Grey Stuff’ At Home

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Unfortunately for me – this is the closest I got to “Be Our Guest” while I was at Walt Disney World during the week of Christmas – the line was super long as everyone wanted to check out the Magic Kingdom’s newest restaurant! But luckily for me (and for you too!), I can recreate a “Be Our Guest” experience at home – with this Disney DIY Recipe for the famous “Grey Stuff!” (Try it, it’s delicious. Don’t believe me? Ask the Dishes!)"The Grey Stuff" Recipe (Courtesy of The Disney … [Read more...]


DIY Disney Dessert Recipes – Chocolate, Chocolate, And More CHOCOLATE!

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  Walt Disney World is known for its Theme Parks, Rides and attractions, and world class service. One thing you might not know about them is that they have some of the BEST FOOD ON THE PLANET! Seriously- anything you can think of, they serve it – from sushi to salads to sundaes – and everything in between! One thing they really shine in is the world of chocolate desserts – decadent, mouth-watering treats that will satisfy any and all chocolate fanatics out there. Used to be that the only way to … [Read more...]


Disney’s Advanced Dining Reservation Strategy: Why An Itinerary Is A Must!

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Walt Disney World is a BIG PLACE – with a lot to do, a lot to see, and a lot to EAT! The dining choices are plentiful – and you will want to take advantage of making Advance Dining Reservations before your trip so that you can take advantage of all that the world of Disney Dining has to offer!You’ll want to be smart about your dining choices – one way you can do this is by creating a trip itinerary - which helps ensure that you are planning meals that are in/near the Parks you’re visiting on … [Read more...]


Top 10 Gluten Free & Food Allergy Foods at Disney World

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Guests visiting Walt Disney World gluten free or with food allergies will be surprised at the treasure trove of food options available to them while visiting the parks and resorts. Known for their terrific food allergy and gluten free accommodations, Disney is well equipped at providing safe and tasty food options. In a recent article, we discussed the top 10 best restaurants for food allergies on property, and in this article we’ll cover specific food finds for gluten free & food allergy … [Read more...]