It’s the “Review Episode” on Mouse Chat.

On our latest episode of Mouse Chat, Lauren and Chris (okay, that's me) sit down and talk about their latest trips to Disney World.  Lauren suffers a case of ennui right in the middle of Le Cellier and I tell you all about my beloved Kidani Village at Animal Kingdom Lodge.  In addition, we've got:News of the shockingly cold weather in Orlando earlier this month. Reviews of Rainforest Cafe in Downtown Disney and The Liberty Tree Tavern in the Magic Kingdom courtesy of Natalie. We've … [Read more...]

Disney World Special Dining Events Can Now Be Booked Online.


You can now make special event dining reservations on line.  These include:The Candlelight Processional held during Christmas at Epcot. Wishes Dessert Party on select nights in the Magic Kingdom. The Fantasmic Dining Package at Hollywood Studios. This lunch or dinner package gives you priority seating for Fantasmic later that night. Tea at the Garden View Tea Room in the Grand Floridian. The Chef's Tasting Wine Dinner at the Flying Fish Cafe located on the Boardwalk. The Wanyama … [Read more...]

Where to Eat Organic at Disney World


In the last decade, organic food has grown in popularity and become increasingly available, from your local farmer's market to the most unlikely of places, Walmart. As organic food has become easier to find, it's also gotten less expensive, which is great for people like me who feel that organic is not only better for the environment, it just tastes better.  But what do you do when you go on vacation?  For people who are serious about eating a mostly-organic diet, this can be a huge challenge. … [Read more...]

Quick Bites -Orange Chicken from Lotus Blossom Cafe in Epcot’s China Pavilion


During my trip in September Aljon, my husband and I met up with Jeff Davis, who is one of the DJs on Sorcerer Radio. For lunch, Jeff recommended eating at Lotus Blossom Cafe. It was one of the few counter service options I had yet to try but was on the list so we made the stop. I decided to try the Orange Chicken, served with steamed white rice.It's pretty good for counter service Chinese food. However, if you are looking for a dish that definitely has that orange flavor, this is not … [Read more...]

New and Updated Disney Dining Offerings on the Menu at Walt Disney World

The New Year brings plenty of restaurant news from Walt Disney World Resort, including new menus, a new restaurant and “refreshes” of popular restaurants.  Here’s what’s in store:Kouzzina by Cat Cora at Disney’s BoardWalk gets a facelift and new offerings.  There’s new exterior signage and a new Cat Cora presence in the lobby with three video monitors with images and text that flow from one to the next, showcasing the celebrity chef’s views on food, family and her culinary … [Read more...]