Get a Disney Dining Discount on Merchandise when you eat at a Quick Service Location

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According to wdwmagic.com from now until July 15, 2014, when you eat at one of the quick service locations listed below you will get a coupon on the bottom of your receipt. This coupon gets you 20% off. It is only valid from the time the store opens until 1:00pm.Here are the locations:Animal KingdomQuick Service RestaurantsFlame Tree Barbecue Kusifari Bakery Pizzafari Restaurantosaurus Tamu TamuShopsIsland Mercantile Disney OutfittersDisney's Hollywood … [Read more...]


Having fun with Disney Movie Night – Pixar’s ‘UP’

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I think one of the hardest things about loving Disney World so much is living far away from the happiest place on Earth. My daughter and I start planning our next trip the day we get home. Planning the next trip always seemed to be the only thing that kept us from falling into a Disney-deprived depression. I have tried to find ways to make the withdrawal easier on both of us.We visit the Disney website, go to our local Disney store, we play Disney games…but the most fun and effective method … [Read more...]


Big Refurbishment Coming to All-Star Music’s Food Court

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Hiya! It is "I" Anonymouse, back with some more juicy gossip for you! You know you love my gossip, don't deny it! Well today I have heard it through the grapevine that All-Star Music will be getting a new food court. Well, a refurbished food court.You may remember last year All-Star Sports had their food court re-done now it is Music's turn. Starting August 1st, the Intermission Food Court will be closed all the way until December 20, 2014. Let us remember that these dates are not set in set … [Read more...]


Disney Parks’ Candy Apple vs. Rice Crispy Treat

The Candied Apple vs. Rice Crispy Treat showdown!

 One thing Disney parks are known for is the treats! The Candy Apple and Rice Crispy Treat rank high on many people’s list. Which one is the superior snack though?Each of them has their virtues, and each has their not so favorite parts as well.  Both are pretty delicious, and come in a variety of decorations. They can also be made with your toppings of choice at places like Goofy’s Candy Co. Each has a nifty stick to hold them and keep your fingers clean, but that’s where the … [Read more...]


Best Disney Dining Cold Treats to Beat the Heat at Disney World

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Summer is officially here and the parks are getting warm and crowded. My favorite way to beat the heat is to take advantage of some of the cool offerings at the parks, Downtown Disney, and at some of the resorts. Here are my top ten treats and where to find them.10. Everyone has seen the Mickey premium ice cream bar. This vanilla ice cream ice cream bar is shaped like Mickey Mouse and covered in chocolate. What makes it great is that is on a stick , and quite portable.  It is also very easy … [Read more...]


‘Villains Unleashed’ Special Event Now Official

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So Anonymouse was right! "Villains Unleashed" is now official. It will take place on August 23rd at Hollywood Studios. It will be a hard ticket event.There will be over 50 villains in one park!I suspect they are making it a hard ticket event in order to control the crowds, since last year I heard they had some crowd issues.Here are some details for the event: Oogie Boogie Variety Show - Oogie himself hosts a variety showVillains inspired food, drinks and … [Read more...]


Jelly Belly Now Has ‘Frozen’ Jelly Beans

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First let me say that I must get my hands on these Frozen Jelly Beans!Available in June, the Jelly Belly Candy Company debuts the Disney Frozen Collection. The collection includes, 1-oz. bags, a 2.8-oz gift-ready Grab & Go bag and 7.5-oz. Gift Bag available this Summer. The Icicle Mix of the sparkling new Jelly Belly Jewel Collection jelly beans includes: Sparkling Berry Blue, Sparkling Blueberry, Sparkling Cream Soda and the new Sparkling Grape Soda flavors. Sound good!Frozen … [Read more...]


Satisfy Your Sugar Craving With These Top 5 Disney Dining Sweet Spots

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Walt Disney World offers a huge variety of culinary options – from snack carts, to counter service meals, to sit down meals, to 5 star restaurants, they have it all – every kind of food you can imagine! One thing they really excel at is baking – their baked goods are out of this world! They are available all over the “World”, but there are some places that make baking their business – so here are the Top 5 Disney World “Sweet Spots”:Boulangerie Patisserie Les Halles: This spot in Epcot’s … [Read more...]


Starbucks Green Mermaid Makes Her Downtown Disney Debut

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If you have ever been shopping at Downtown Disney after a long day in the parks, you have likely wondered where the nearest caffeination station was. If you're like me you probably settled for a subpar cup of coffee from an eatery like Earl of Sandwich or Ghiradelli (great sandwiches/ice cream, coffee-not so good). I am so thankful to report that this is no longer your only option - the green mermaid has now made her first home at Downtown Disney! Thanks to a grand expansion happening across … [Read more...]


Disney Dining Ins & Outs of the Mickey’s Kitchen Sink at Disney World

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 Recently I had a chance to try the Mickey Kitchen Sink in the Magic Kingdom at The Plaza Restaurant. After a delicious dinner I accepted this Disney Dining Ice Cream challenge.Having tried the much larger Kitchen Sink at Beaches & Cream at the Yacht & Beach Club Resort and failing miserably even with 5 helpers I was confident I could take down this mini version.Just like the much larger Kitchen sink this Mickey version is packed with flavor. Missing was all the … [Read more...]