Putting those Disney Autographs On Display!

There’s plenty of awesome souvenirs you can bring home as a memory of your Walt Disney World vacation, and I personally prefer the unique, “one of a kind” items – like character autographs. Getting to meet characters at Disney is a great experience, and there are some great ways you can collect those autographs for an awesome Disney DIY Autograph Display!Why not wear your collection? An autograph filled t-shirt would be the envy of all your friends, and it couldn’t be easier to pull off. … [Read more...]

Top 5 Things You Won’t Want To Miss in the Magic Kingdom

What do I love more than visiting Magic Kingdom? Writing a Top 5 about it! Following on the tails of my Epcot and Animal Kingdom lists I am so very excited to share this list of must-see attractions for all ages and sizes. Magic Kingdom is, after all, where it all began!1. Walt Disney's Carousel of ProgressThis attraction was not only Walt's own creation, but it was featured at the 1964-65 New York World's Fair. I can't go to Magic Kingdom without visiting this ride. It's a quiet … [Read more...]

Top 5 rookie mistakes when visiting a Disney Theme Park

Whether you are first timers, last minute planners or just too busy, don't make some simple rookie mistakes! Visiting Disney is one of the most exciting times. Like ever. Every time. There is so much planning that goes into it. So much to do, pack, remember, save, plan. It's exhausting just thinking about it. Sometimes we don't think about the smaller details. So let me help you!5 mistakes you don't want to make at a Disney theme park! Weather preparation- Know the weather. Look at a … [Read more...]

The Best Places To Eat At Disney World: Resort Edition

I recently wrote about the best places to eat at the Disney Parks – but as us Disney veterans know, there’s a whole other world outside the Parks – and that world is full of amazing Disney Resorts – which also offer some super amazing places to dine and snack.So read on for the best places to eat at the Walt Disney World Resorts:Best Table Service:Boma: This African themed buffet at Disney’s Animal Kingdom Lodge is a must try – and if the sound of “African food” frightens you, then … [Read more...]

10 Secrets You May Not Know About Disney Dining

Dining at Disney is an experience in itself! It's one of my favorite past times there. You may know that there is a Dining Plan available to pre-pay for your family's meals, and that Dole Whips are the signature snack of Disney World! Here are 10 secret bits of info nobody tells you about Dining at Walt Disney World:10. There are 5 Dining Plans Disney World offers different plans to fit your family's needs. Quick Service Dining gives each guest 2 counter service meals, and a snack.  Basic … [Read more...]

Tips for Visiting Disney While Pregnant

Just recently I had the opportunity to visit the Disneyland Resort while I was 31 weeks pregnant. I've been to the parks while pregnant before, just never this pregnant and never in August. Boy was it hot! You may think that there's not much you can do at Disney while you're pregnant, but really the only things you miss out on are the bigger rides. There's still so much to do and see! If you decide to visit the resort while you're pregnant, here are my tips for having a great vacation:Drink … [Read more...]

5 Tips on Tipping your Mousekeeping

While this post will focus on Mousekeeping at the Disney resorts, it can apply to all resort stays and the housekeeping services provided wherever you are staying! Housekeeping at all Disney Resort properties is affectionately called "Mousekeeping". They work tirelessly to keep the magic alive for your family after you leave the parks and return back to your room. Coming back to a freshly cleaned room is something that many visitors take for granted and we tend to forget about the person … [Read more...]

Save 5% on Disney Vacations by using your Target Red Card

The Target RedCard! When you use your Target RedCard you will receive 5% off your total purchase including "entertainment cards", and they carry Disney Gift Cards. I have only seen $50.00 ones, but I know that some stores do carry different denominations.Target has two types of RedCards, the debit card or the credit card. The debit card version attaches to your bank account and will come out of you bank account approximately 2 days after using it, the credit card is a regular credit card … [Read more...]

A First Timer’s Guide: Top 10 Reasons To Stay At A Disney World Resort

Time and time again I am asked if it is worth it to stay on Disney Property or AKA, at a Disney Resort!  My answer is always the same, ABSOLUTELY!  Now, before you formulate an opinion let me tell you this... I have stayed on and off property!   I have saved receipts and compared everything down to the wire!  My family finds that for us, staying on Disney property is the way to go.  Let's take a quick look at my top 10 reasons to stay at a Disney Resort!The All-Inclusive Package:  This is … [Read more...]

Tips for Staying at the Disney Springs Hotels in Walt Disney World

On our next trip to Walt Disney World we are going to be staying at 2 of the 7 Disney Springs Hotels instead of staying at a Disney Resort. Many people prefer to stay at Disney Springs Hotels for their cheaper prices, discounts, and proximity to Walt Disney World.  For us while cost is a huge factor something that equally important for me is the extras that you get.  Before I get ahead of myself I wanted to first let you know where we will be staying when visiting Walt Disney World later this … [Read more...]