DreamWorks Need for Speed Movie Review


My “Need for Speed” Movie Media Premiere tickets in hand, we arrived at the AMC Century City Theaters with plenty of time to secure excellent seats in the stadium theatre.   After reviewing the media packet, I was excited to see if the movie lived up to all the hype.   The comparison to the 60s and 70s car movies I grew up watching, including Steve McQueen's "Bullet" and Gene Hackman's "The French Connection" had me anxious to see what the movie had to offer.Lights dimmed and the movie … [Read more...]

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


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...]

Las Ventanas Restaurant Opens at Coronado Springs Resort

Las Ventanas

If you've never been to the Walt Disney World's, Coronado Springs Resort now you have another New reason to go.The newly opened restaurant Las Ventanas is the newest addition to their Spectacular Food Court that includes the Pepper Market,  Maya Grill and Rix Lounge.  Las Ventanas is not entirely New.. It has really always been there but it was a quaint little private dining room for Rix Lounge.  It has now been given a face lift and they've  expanded it to accommodate more guests. Now, it's … [Read more...]

Battle Of The Resort Quick Service Disney Dining: Art Of Animation Vs. Pop Century

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When it comes to picking which Walt Disney World Resort to stay at, there are many factors that come into play. There’s location (proximity to the Parks is important!), transportation options, entertainment/amenities, price (probably one of the biggest things to consider, at least for my family!), and then there’s the most important of all for us Disney food obsessed folks: what dining options are available within the Resort.We are a strictly Value Resort family – we love the décor, the … [Read more...]

Top 5 Walt Disney World Sandwiches


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...]