Ten Things to Do at Disney World at Night.

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And they don’t involve fireworks.Okay, sure, we all love watching Wishes and Illuminations, but that’s just part of the night. Here’s a few fun activities to enjoy once the sun goes down.Go to the Boardwalk and watch the entertainment. Go on an adults-only date at one of Disney’s top restaurants like California Grill or Yachtsman Steakhouse.  If you need a sitter, try Kids Nite Out or one of Disney’s kids clubs. Want to go all out?  Have dinner at a fancy-schmancy restaurant like … [Read more...]





Things to do while waiting in line at Walt Disney World with your Toddler

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As parents we have all been here... You are at Walt Disney World waiting in line in the Florida heat with your family and little ones are restless. They are hanging on the ropes, walking away from the queue to play with something they shouldn't, or even cutting people in line just so they don't have to stand there for them must seem like forever.While we are avid Fast Pass and Touring Plans "Lines" users, and we try to goto the parks on non busy times of the year..If that even exists … [Read more...]





Leaving the Kids at Home

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What I'm about to say is such sacrilege that it tears at the very fabric that holds this country together.  In fact, I suggest that you don't proceed any further without locking the doors and drawing the shades.    It's this:  I love going to  Disney World without my kids.  There, I've said it.  It's true.  Okay, truth is, I love going with my kids as well.  I love watching their reactions, how excited they are over the smallest thing.  I enjoy the opportunity to slow down with them and not … [Read more...]





Disneyland Tips and Tricks – Some Helpful Planning Tips

Before arriving:Book dining 60 days in advance- great way to celebrate your 2 month mark.Have kids get involved with saving- cans, bottles, selling cookies, working around the neighborhood.  Then put some of the money on Disney gift cards for them to spend when they arrive!  You can also use the cards to show them they are going!  Walgreens has gift cards you can choose the amount to put on them.  Sam's Club has $100 gift cards with a bonus $10 Disney Store gift card for under … [Read more...]





Walt Disney World Tips and Tricks: Packing Tips

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I have some time-saving tips I would love to share with you. Whether you are a frequent visitor to “the World” or if you are planning your first magical visit, I hope you will find this information helpful. Up on the top shelf of my closet, I have what I refer to as my Disney Trunk. The contents of this oversized plastic bin have been very important to me over our last eleven years of traveling to Walt Disney World, as it keeps all of our necessities in one place, which makes packing time … [Read more...]