HGTV Celebrity Designer Tips at The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Did you hear? For the first time at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, top HGTV personalities are sharing tips on how to create an amazing entertainment room. It’s happening every Friday, Saturday and Sunday during the festival and yes, the seminars are included with Epcot admission.This morning, Monica Pedersen from HGTV’s “Designed to Sell” and “Dream Home Giveaway 2011” had her first seminar with guests at the Festival Center. As a child, Monica absorbed both her father’s … [Read more...]

Disney Food Confession: Shrimp Taco

Where To Find It:  At the Mexico Kiosk during the Epcot International Food & Wine FestivalWhat is it? An incredibly delicious soft taco with shrimp, purple cabbage, chipotle lime mayo , and lime.Why You Want It: Because if you are like me, you love tacos, and this little beauty has a great taste!  The only drawback to it is that it is $4.95, and you only get the one taco.  While I enjoyed the taco, I enjoyed the Rib Eye Taco more, and would choose that one over this one. Related … [Read more...]

Guide to Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

As Chip so eloquently wrote, the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival is underway!  He was able to get shots of all of the kiosks while he was on vacation, and last weekend I was able to spend a day at Epcot with my family, where we tried out some great food items!Since we only had a short amount of time, my wife and I went through the list of food items available to determine what we would like to try out.  Being a family that doesn't often experiment much with food, I was worried … [Read more...]

Healthy Eating options for Adults at Disney World


Healthy Eating options for Adults at Disney World Walt Disney World is famous for many things – one of them being its FOOD. They really work hard on creating unique and delicious dining experiences for all of their guests, and in my opinion, they do a great job of it!I don’t know about you, but I tend to eat pretty healthy at home – lots of vegetables and fruits, and not a lot of fried food. Luckily, Disney understands this and offers a lot of both the amazing-but-not-good-for-you stuff, as … [Read more...]

Downtown Disney: 5 Snacks Worth a Visit

Top 5 Shopping at Downtown Disney

When I'm visiting Walt Disney World (WDW) one of my hobbies is snacking. (It's my trip – I can call eating a hobby, right?) And WDW offers plenty of tasty Disney snacks to satisfy the rumbly in my tumbly.Now, many guests think of the theme parks when the Disney snack attack hits. But Downtown Disney (DTD) has its own special treats, things that aren't found anywhere else at WDW (although they may be found other places).So, to avoid appearing like too much of a glutton, here are 5 snacks … [Read more...]