2014 Disney Dining Plan Prices on the Increase


Disney Dining Plan is a huge part of any great Walt Disney World vacation.  When you are at Walt Disney World, part of the experience is the food and character dining experiences!  Along with increasing ticket prices, and now package prices have increased in general, Disney is also increasing their Disney Dining Plan prices.  This is one thing to note about Disney travel-as soon as you know when you'd like to go, book your trip with the $200 deposit.  Why?  Because you are locked into that rate. … [Read more...]

Four Seasons at Walt Disney World announce Executive Chef and dining concepts

Four Seasons

 The soon to open Four Seasons at the Walt Disney World Resort gave the Chip and Co readers some insight to the new restaurants that will be at the hotel when it opens as well as introducing us to the executive chef, Fabrizio Schenardi. We will be at the opening of this all new resort and will hope to give you full reviews from the amazing restaurants.Fabrizio Schenardi has joined the opening team of Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World® Resort as Executive Chef. … [Read more...]

DIY Disney Recipes – It’s Never Too Early For A (Disney) Barbeque!


Ok so it may only be March, which in many parts of the country is still winter (like for example Upstate New York where I am currently praying for spring!), but we can always pretend a little – and what better way to celebrate Spring and warm weather than with some DIY Disney BBQ Recipes?Big Thunder Ribs Recipe – Served at Big Thunder Ranch BBQ in DisneylandIngredientsRibs1 1/2 cups Citrus Roundup BBQ Rub1 (4-pound) rack pork spareribs, trimmed of excess fat1/2 cup … [Read more...]

Yummy Treats for St. Patrick’s Day at Disneyland and Walt Disney World

St. Patricks Day Goodies

 One of the best things about spending a Holiday at any of the Disney Parks is the special treats, that not only look the part but also taste amazing. The Mickey shaped cake pops (pictured above) are one of the most popular treats.If you come across a show kitchen, you can watch them making these yummy green St. Patrick's Day inspired treats.Here is a quick preview of some of the other treats you can find:They will have pretzel rods covered in green sugar and one of my … [Read more...]

Extended Breakfast Hours at Boma – Flavors of Africa in Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge


We have some great Disney Dining news! Reservations are now open to book your Easter and Mother's Day breakfast/brunch reservations for – Boma – Flavors of Africa at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge. Boma is one of my favorite buffets at Walt Disney World and my family and I always try to make it out here for some bobotie and zebra domes!The restaurant will be open 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on both holidays (April 20 for Easter, May 11 for Mother’s Day). Then they will reopen for dinner from … [Read more...]