Disney World Collectables – Press Penny Palooza!


Before our first Disney World trip, I prepared my step-son for the penny press machines. I thought he might like a penny here or there to put in the scrapbook. Little did I know this was the beginning of a penny pressing palooza.Since then every walk in the park is a pre-meditated prowl for the penny press machines. Yes, it's 51 cents to get a cent back...but it's relatively inexpensive and he really enjoys it. I'd much rather have him collect those and have them forever than to invest $11 … [Read more...]

Disney World Planning 101 – Don’t forget to pack your Medicine!


Normally I would tell you to just say no to drugs, but on a  Disney World Vacation I'm tellin' you...YOU BETTA BRING SOME WITH YOU!!!On two of my trips to WDW I got sick. Sick as a dog. Sick as in "please Jesus let me DIE before my throat explodes" kind of sick.  I'm fairly sure  I spent as much on medicine at the gift shops as I did on park-tickets!People book Disney vacations months in advance, so if they, or their children get sick it is extremely likely they will go ahead and on … [Read more...]

Turning Play Dates Into Disney Travel Dates

A motivating factor for our Disney Vacation Club (DVC) purchase was the ability to vacation with close family and friends. As dedicated Disney fans, we feel it’s our duty to spread the pixie dust! The time has finally come when the impractical has become the practical and we think our family is ready to enjoy Walt Disney World with another family. In other words, within the year, our household will be diaper-free, sippy cup-free, crib-free, and free of all those other trappings of toddlerhood … [Read more...]

10 Money Saving Tips for your next Disney World Vacation

Want to take the kids to the Walt Disney World Resort, but don't want to break the bank? With a little planning it can be done: here are ten ways to save on your next Disney World Vacation.Stay at a Disney Value Resort - While on property you still get all the extra's as someone staying at the larger resorts. Such as Disney Transportation, extra magic hours, Disney meal plans, and much more. The rooms might be a little smaller but your just there to sleep right? Stay at a resort or … [Read more...]

Top 5 tips for interacting with a Disney Addict


Disney Addicts are just like you. They just have more pairs of Mickey Ears.For those of you who are not Disney Addicts this addiction may seem confusing and overwhelming. The idea that someone would choose to take every vacation at the same location might challenge you. "What is the big deal?", you might ask yourself, "Isn't Disney just a sweltering hot, packed-out theme-park full of kiddy rides and over-priced fast food?"What you must understand is that to a true Disney Addict, every … [Read more...]