Top 10 Hands-On Experiences for Kids at Walt Disney World

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Walt Disney World offers rides and experiences like no other place on the planet. The beauty of taking your children to the parks is that in addition to the rides, Disney Imagineers really understand that kids like to touch things and get involved. From the littlest kids to even a pre-teen, there is a variety of hands-on experiences for your family to partake in…you just have to know where to look!Here are my Top 10 Hands-On Experiences for Kids at Walt Disney World!Enchanted Tales with … [Read more...]


Top 10 Ways a Disney Vacation Tops a Beach Vacation

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There is a reason Disney is called the Happiest Place on Earth, and not the Outer Banks or Myrtle Beach.  Everyone has a different reason why they love taking their family to Disney, but these are our Top 10 reasons Disney vacations are better than beach vacations:10. No rental car or taxi needed- Even when we drove, we didn't use our car once at Disney World! You don't need to. Between the motorcoaches, Monorail, and ferry boats, you can get anywhere you want and not have to worry about … [Read more...]


Choosing which Disney Vacation options is right for you

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Planning a Disney Vacation is one of the most exciting things. At least for me and my family. When I help my clients book their own Magic Your Way package, I have to consider their needs, budget and what fits them! There are some fine details into a package that can help make it more Magical, or an extra cost you didn't need.Here are 5 options I make sure my client wants when booking their next Dream vacation!5. Ticket Options. When putting together your very own Magic Your Way package, … [Read more...]


Adult Fun Awaits you at Disney’s Castaway Cay!

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If you are planning a Disney cruise, Castaway Cay has probably been a topic of conversation.  Disney's private island in the Bahamas offers Disney Cruise Line guests the opportunity to step off the boat and bury their toes in the sand, while enjoying an island playground.  And there is tons of fun to be had with and without kids.  If you are lucky enough to be sailing on an adult getaway, then check out these ideas to make the most of your time at Castaway Cay!Start your day off right, with … [Read more...]


Top 5 Gift Shops at Downtown Disney

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Walt Disney World isn’t just parks and resorts! If you haven’t spent some quality time shopping at Downtown Disney (soon to be renamed “Disney Springs”) you’re missing out. With 58 stores, restaurants that serve up quick service, sit down meals and desserts you’ll always have something to do. Plus it’s all rapidly expanding to offer even more places to shop. Set aside some time to browse the area, especially my Top 5 Favorite Shops!World of Disney- If this wasn’t my favorite I know you’d … [Read more...]


Disney DVD & Blu-ray Disc Replacement Program

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Tragedy befell my family one day when our favorite Disney DVD got run over. "Mommy, it just fell out of the car. I'm sorry!" sobbed my daughter. After a quick search online, I was dismayed to find the Disney movie was in the vault. What was I to do?Then, I found out about Disney's Disc Replacement Program. For a nominal fee, Disney will replace your Disney DVD or Disney Blue-ray. The fee is currently $6.95 per Disney DVD and $8.95 per Disney Blue-ray.It's simple, complete a Disc … [Read more...]


How To Celebrate Your Love At Walt Disney World

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Admittedly, this article is inspired by my own life, as my husband and I will soon be celebrating 5 years of marriage! Over those five years we have taken several trips to Walt Disney World – and we even vacationed there for our honeymoon! We love getting to spend time together at the Disney Parks, and it’s a great place to go with your significant other to celebrate your wedding/honeymoon, engagement, or anniversary. How can you make your Disney trip special and romantic? Read on to find … [Read more...]


Unique Breakfast Items You Must Try at Walt Disney World

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Start your day off right with a breakfast that is not only delicious and filling, but one unique enough to post on Instagram. My last Disney foodie article was about my Disney Dining Bucket List for table service restaurants. Check out these one-of-a-kind items you must try while at Disney:Maple Waffle Breakfast Cone – BoardWalk Bakery at Disney’s BoardWalk Fluffy scrambled eggs, crispy bacon, melted cheddar cheese in a hand-formed maple waffle cone makes this a BoardWalk breakfast not to … [Read more...]


Disneyland ‘Paint the Night’ Parade and ‘Disneyland Forever’ Fireworks Viewing Tips

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There are two new nighttime experiences at Disneyland park that have debuted for the Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration. "Paint the Night" parade and the "Disneyland Forever" fireworks have become exceedingly popular with guests. Here's some tips for viewing these magical shows:“Paint the Night” parade – Viewing areas can fill up quickly for the first “Paint the Night” parade, so it can be much easier to find viewing for the second parade of the night. “Disneyland Forever” fireworks – … [Read more...]


10 Things to Skip to Save Money on your Disney Vacation

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As a seasoned veteran of Disney World with young children, I have learned a few ways to save money on our Disney Vacations that I wish I knew the first time! If you are a frugal parent like me, who starts saving a year in advance, or trying to figure out how you can ever go to Disney because it's so expensive, this list is for you.I also have a list of Ways to Save When Planning a Disney Trip.Things to SKIP to save money:1. Stroller Rentals: Bring your own from home to save the … [Read more...]