Tales of a D23 Mooch

Have you heard of D23? If not put simply it is a Disney produced fan club that gets you into special events and sends you free stuff. Awesome! If you pay a fee. Not so awesome.  The fee isn’t too bad $34.99 for Silver and $74.99 for Gold. With the Gold membership you get the Disney Twenty-Three magazine, a free gift, the opportunity to go to events, and the ability to buy exclusive merchandise. With the Silver membership you get everything but the magazine.Ok now that I’ve laid out the … [Read more...]




Disney World Quick Tip – Only Buy As Much Park Ticket As You Will Use

One of your largest expenses to budget for your Walt Disney World vacation is the cost of Admission Media (park tickets in English). It can be tricky and if you're not careful be overly expensive. My basic caution here is, if you are not sure you will use it don't buy it. Pricing is always subject to change so I won't discuss dollar costs just suffice it to say - not much is cheap at Disney. Let's look at each type of ticket but remember when Disney gives you a price for tickets it does not … [Read more...]




Adults in Costume?

Should adults be allowed to wear costumes in the parks? This has been a question I have been wrestling with for a very long time.Let me explain. My first trip to Disney World was as a teenager I was already an “adult” and thus forbidden from dressing up in the parks. Sixteen-year-old DragynAlly was very sad about this. I thought “I’m still a kid. Why can’t I dress up as Cinderella or Belle?” But it was Disney policy and I let it go.Even as an adult there are times that I wish I could … [Read more...]




Dieting at Disney World? Who Does That?

Amazing food, mickey bars, drinks.  Who thinks to diet when they're on vacation anywhere, especially not at Walt Disney World?  Well, according to everyone that answered when we asked on facebook, I'm one of a small minority that thinks about it while I'm on vacation!  Some readers said they like to lose 5 lbs ahead of time, to balance out all of the Mickey Bars, while others stated that they generally walk enough to not think twice about it.For me, however, I still think about it.  Even … [Read more...]




Disney Bloggers Link Up Your Disney Articles – Feb 2011 Edition

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Hey there Disney Bloggers, now is your chance to link up and share with the world your Disney Articles. Linking articles is a great way to improve Google Page Ranking, and of course find new Disney Fans.Just use the Form below and tell us:Title of your Disney Article Your email (in case we need to contact you) Link to your articleJust click submit and the article should show up on this page in a few minutes.I will post a new page every month so be sure to check back and link … [Read more...]