What Makes Walt Disney World YOUR Place Of Choice?


A lot of people, including yours truly, have made Walt Disney World (WDW) their vacation destination of choice. I'll give you our reasons and ask you to think about yours. There are just so many reasons that make it ideal for almost everyone it is no wonder that it is the number one vacation destination on earth!!The Magic - If you don't believe in magic, one visit to WDW will probably change your mind. The detail, the variety, the beauty, and particularly those wonderful Cast Members all … [Read more...]

Training for your Walt Disney Marathon – 5k Complete, Now What?


Congratulations!!  You've run 3.1 miles!  That's a huge accomplishment already.  It may seem absolutely insane to add 10 more miles (yes, 10 full miles), but that's the goal - 13.1.Don't worry - it's not impossible.  The most important thing is to find a training program that you can follow and stick to, giving you a schedule for distance, times, etc...  I knew with my schedule (keeping up with an infant) that finding 4 or more days a week to run would be nearly impossible.  Luckily, … [Read more...]

Take A Boat Ride With Us From Downtown Disney To Port Orleans Riverside


One of the reasons we enjoy staying at Port Orleans Riverside is the wonderful boat transportation option from the resort to Downtown Disney and back. It's not just convenient but a terrific way to relax at the end of your day so you can get a great night's sleep when you get back to the resort. Let's take that ride from Downtown Disney to the resort together. I won't be putting in a lot of narrative, just enough to let you know where we are. Enjoy the trip!!Saratoga Springs Resort from … [Read more...]

First-Time Experiences at Walt Disney World

Tower of Terror Entrance

Spoiler Alert: If you haven’t enjoyed Splash Mountain and The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror yet, don’t read this article! Everyone else, enjoy!I think we can all agree that the first time we experienced a Disney show, Ride, or Attraction, was the best time! Not knowing what to expect only heightened the fun and made us gasp and giggle at all the right places. We can never get closer to the feelings that the Imagineers wanted to invoke in us than during our first exposure.I’d like to … [Read more...]

Help with Disney Dining Questions

I love talking about Walt Disney World with anyone who will listen, especially those who have never visited before. Nothing brightens my day more than having someone who has never been contact me for help with their first ever trip. I get so excited for them and I really appreciate having the pleasure of helping them to plan such an important family trip.I am not a travel agent, nor do I have the skills of a travel agent. All I can offer is my advice from my own personal experiences and the … [Read more...]