Tips for Saving Money off food at the Magic Kingdom

Most of us have a budget but Disney World can be a budget buster. My daughter and I have annual passes so we go as often as we can. Over the past few years I have learned a lot of money saving tips. Hopefully some of these can help you.A huge one for me is getting a free cup of ice water in any quick service location that has a soda fountain. If the taste of the water bothers you then you can bring along some of those little flavored packets or Chip uses Mio. There are few locations that … [Read more...]

Disney’s Crystal Palace-A Character Dining Experience Not to Miss

Piglet at Crystal Palace

Dining with characters is probably one of the most exciting parts of a Disney vacation.  Where else do your favorite Disney Characters share some magic up close and personal with your family?  You get a few minutes of individual attention from characters, sometimes entertainment, and a meal all in one!  Our family recently had the privilege of dining with Pooh and his friends at the Crystal Palace.  After this dining experience, it is one that will be repeated on our future trips for sure!If … [Read more...]

Top 5 Favorite World Showcase Pavilions


World Showcase is one of the most popular areas at Disney World and at the top of our list when we visit. Who doesn't like traveling around the world in an afternoon, experiencing different cultures, cuisine, products, architecture, and dining experiences!Of the nine different Epcot World Showcase Pavilions, which are packed full of things to see and do, everyone has their own favorite; but today, we are listing my Top 5 favorite pavilions and why we love them!1. Norway Pavilion-This … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Celebrates America this 4th of July

4th of July Walt Disney World Cinderella Castle

Fireworks light the sky above Walt Disney World Resort most nights throughout the year. This week, however, extra spectacular, super fantasmical pyrotechnic shows will dazzle the darkness with a pixie dusted patriotic display at Magic Kingdom, a rockin’n’rollin’ extravaganza at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and a classic sky show at Epcot infused with an Independence Day finale.As Chip informed you recently, you can celebrate America’s birthday with a Disney bang!“Disney’s Celebrate … [Read more...]

Enjoy Sweet Summer Treats at Disney Parks

Summer Candy Apples

If you are celebrating Independence Day in the United States at a Disney park, I recommend the chocolate cupcake pictured above. These patriotic creations will be offered at several of the show kitchen locations at Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts.One of the more colorful items being offered are new character-inspired apples. … [Read more...]