Disney Dining Plan cutting back on snack locations

Aloha! More juicy Disney Gossip is floating around. I posted earlier this week about some big changes to the Disney Dining Plan on the horizon. Well, there may be even bigger changes coming and I doubt they will be popular.It seems as though Disney will be cutting back a huge amount on snacks and locations. Quite a few snack only spots might not accept the Dining Plan at all anymore.  A few people have told me that the changes are already showing up on the website (see below). Sometimes the … [Read more...]

Disney Finds – Disney’s Mickey Mouse Jelly Belly Dispenser

In our Disney Find for today I take a look at this functional collectors item.Disney's Mickey Mouse Jelly Belly Dispenser - This whimsical tribute to classic Disney characters Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and Pluto makes the perfect gift or desk conversation piece. The Mickey Mouse Jelly Belly Dispenser is adorned with Mickey's famous ears on top, and Mickey Mouse himself stands at the ready on the side of the dispenser, lever in hand. Push the lever and watch the gears … [Read more...]

Top 10 Places I’m Looking Forward To at The All New Disney Springs

There are major changes coming to one of my favorite spots, the former Downtown Disney. So much exciting stuff is happening there! Here are my picks for the top 10 changes to look forward to  when Disney Springs is complete.In 2016, when completed, Disney Springs will double the number of shops and restaurants and grow to more than 1 million square feet, which means I am going to have to schedule a whole day during my trip just for doing DS!Top 10 places I am looking forward to checking … [Read more...]

Top 5 Fried Disney World Treats

These days, you can find a deep fried version of pretty much any food imaginable – and I don’t know about you, but I love a good deep fried snack! Disney is no stranger to deep fried food, and they have a ton of delicious items on their menus around the Parks that will fulfill that desire for something fried. So without further adieu, here are my picks for the top five fried Disney foods:The “Doh Bar” At Cooke’s Of Dublin – This tiny restaurant is so unassuming that you might not even notice … [Read more...]

Some Yummy Food to Keep up Your Energy Up at the Disney World 24 Hour Event

The 24 hour event is fast approaching, I know I can't wait. I know you are wondering and planning what you are going to eat and snack on to keep your energy going so you can make the full 24 hours.So here are some suggestions to wet your whistle:My personal favorite is a cupcake. I love all cupcakes, but I can't wait to try the one pictured above! ! You can find this little slice of heaven at The Main Street Bakery, Main Street Confectionery, Gaston’s Tavern, and Big Top Souvenirs. If … [Read more...]

“Coolest Summer Ever” Shirt and Cupcake Coming to the WDW 24 Hour Event

Finally, we get some news on the special merchandise and food for the WDW 24 hour event. Pictured above is "Coolest Summer Ever" commemorative T-Shirt that you can find at the Emporium, or if you can't be there you can order it online from May 22 to the 31st. This shirt is even cooler than most because the ink changes colors when it is exposed to sunlight. How cools is that?Last, but certainly not least there will also be a special cupcake. I know where I will stop first when I get to the 24 … [Read more...]

Downtown Disney Doubles in Size as it Transforms into Disney Springs

There are some amazing new stores coming to the new Disney Springs. High fashion stores like Zara, Tommy Bahama, Lilly Pulitzer, UNIQLO and PANDORA, are the latest to sign on to the Disney Springs expansion.A total of 13 new places were announced, including 8 shops.Disney Springs will be finished in 2016. By that time Disney Springs will double the number of shops and restaurants compared to what Downtown Disney has now. Overall it will be more than 1 million square feet, including … [Read more...]

New Souvenir Sippers Coming to Cars Land For Diamond Celebration

Coming soon to the Cozy Cone Motel in Cars Land are these brand-new oil can sippers. Dinoco is the oil company from Disney-Pixar "Cars" and can be seen on the gas pumps and oil cans outside of Flo's V8 Café. These fun souvenir sippers will be available for the Disneyland 60th Anniversary Celebration starting on May 22nd.The current souvenir sippers in Cars Land are the cone sippers. If you're a fan of those, make sure you pick one up before they disappear!I'm super excited for these … [Read more...]

Hollywood Studios is Testing a Mobile App to Pre-order your Food During Fantasmic

Just another step in the further automation Of Disney World. Hollywood Studios is testing out a mobile app where you can order your food during Fantasmic. This could reduce wait times by quite a bit. The App is called "Express Order" and you will need Bluetooth capability and location services on your phone in order to use this app. You can download the app for Apple and Android.Your order will be paid for at pickup or on delivery. You can only pay using a credit card or Apple Pay. As of … [Read more...]

The Best Places to Find Great Coffee In Walt Disney World

I need my coffee. Seriously, I need it as much as  you do too, and being on vacation is no exception. Actually, I need MORE coffee while in Walt Disney World to keep myself going from rope drop at Magic Kingdom to the finale of Fantasmic at Hollywood Studios. There are limitless options for finding coffee throughout the World but let me share some of the top spots to get you caffeine fix!Kona Island: A stop in the lobby of Polynesian Village Resort is a must! Even if you are not staying at … [Read more...]