Can Adults Enjoy Disney Character Dining?

Stitch at 'Ohana character breakfast

Recently my husband and I were discussing Walt Disney World with a friend who is considering taking his family on their first trip to Disney. After several questions about why we love Disney so much, the topic of Disney Character Dining came up. He wanted to know more but thought we probably didn't experience character dining on our vacations since my husband and I don't have kids. I can easily see how it might look like character dining is an experience just for families with children; however, … [Read more...]





Which Walt Disney World Moderate Resort Is Right For You?

Port Orleans

When it comes to picking which Walt Disney World Resort to stay at, the options are endless – and can be overwhelming! They come in three “sizes” – Value, Moderate, and Deluxe, and as the names suggest, the perks (and pricetag!) goes up with each level. Many families find that the Moderate Resorts are a great choice for them – not too expensive, with great theming and bigger rooms and more on-site amenities than the Value Resorts – these are a great choice for a lot of reasons! So which Moderate … [Read more...]





Starbucks Green Mermaid Makes Her Downtown Disney Debut

DTD Marketplace Starbucks

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...]





Electric Addition to WDW Tomorrowland makes Charging Phones a Breeze

Charging Station Screen

Have you ever been capturing endless photos of "The World" only to find that you have blown through your phone's battery and don't have the time or patience to carry around your charger and wait for it to charge? As a Personal Shopper, I am constantly snapping gorgeous merchandise photos only to end up with a dead battery 45 minutes into my photo shoot. Earlier this week I was photographing items at The Emporium on Main Street when my phone indicated 20% battery left - and I had just started! … [Read more...]





Disneyland Ticket Options

DisneyTicketBook_wbelf

Planning a trip to Disneyland can be just as overwhelming as Disney World. For much different reasons however. One of the most confusing aspects of a Disneyland vacation is the number of ticket options available. Including adding other area attractions when purchasing a vacation package. I’m going to take a moment and highlight the most common ticket options. Very important, DO NOT buy your tickets off any online auction sites, or via a online community selling website such as eBay or … [Read more...]