5 Things You Should Know: Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

It's that time again...for Mickey's Not So Scary Halloween Party! The parks will begin putting up the decorations on August 29th in preparation for the first Halloween party, which will be September 13th.If you have purchased (or are considering purchasing) tickets for a special event such as the Halloween party or Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, you need to be prepared! After you finish complaining about having to purchase separate admission to the park you should focus that energy on … [Read more...]

Good Eats! Boma – Flavors of Africa with recipes


One of my favorite table service restaurants is Boma – Flavors of Africa, which can be found at my favorite resort, the Animal Kingdom Lodge. Breakfast here is standard fare, but dinner time comes alive with a traditional African buffet that is full of authentic flavors and tempting varieties. To me, the dark wood and low lighting of the Animal Kingdom Lodge is so inviting and comfortable. I love the ambiance as well as the food, service and unique Disney style found here.Boma is a … [Read more...]

Hungry for Aulani? The Wait is Almost Over!

If you've been counting down to the opening of Disney's Vacation Club newest destination, you're in luck. In 12 days Aulani will open its doors to guests...say "aloha" to the beautiful resort and spa in Ko Olina, Hawaii.In true Disney style, this island escape has something for everyone in the family.Before the doors have even opened, Aulani is already making improvements and enhancements. If you are arriving between August 29, 2011 and December 31, 2011, you can add a daily breakfast to … [Read more...]

Restaurants to Expand at Disneyland Park on Main Street U.S.A

Today marks the start of very exciting expansion projects on Main Street, U.S.A., at Disneyland park. Disney is getting ready to welcome a new bakery and looking forward to expanded space in some of their existing eateries.The expansion kicks off with the all-new Jolly Holiday Bakery Café. The bakery will be located on the current site of the Plaza Pavilion, which recently hosted the Annual Passport Processing Center. The new location will feature an expanded menu, as well as outdoor … [Read more...]

Reservations Open Today for Epcot International Food & Wine Festival Events

Ready, set, dial! If you’re hoping to snag tickets for a coveted event at the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Tuesday is the opening day for reservations. To secure a spot at special culinary events and experiences, call (407) WDW-FEST (407-939-3378). Admission to Epcot is required for many of the events.Foodies will love the First Bites Opening Reception on Sept. 29, a sneak peek at the food, beverages and entertainment for the festival. Me? I’m looking forward to sugary … [Read more...]