Top 10 Ways To Save Money On Your Disney Vacation


Traveling to Walt Disney World can be quite expensive, so finding ways to save money on vacation is very important. Here are our top 10 ways to save money on your Disney vacation.10. Ask for a cup of water - Instead of purchasing a soft drink or bottled water to go with your meals, ask for a free cup of ice water. In order to comply with Florida law, Disney will happily provide you with free ice water. Want something with more flavor? Bring some Mio or other type of  water enhancer with you … [Read more...]

Disney Quick Tip – Study the Disney World Park Maps


While it may be tempting to wing it or to just get the park map for a souvenir, I would highly recommend to study the Disney World Park Maps. When you study the park map, it can help you in the following ways:Learn where the parade route is so you know where to sit/stand to see it Know what attractions have fast passes (for those still getting paper fast passes) Identify the closest restrooms Figure out where the nearest food location is including the price range Get an idea of what … [Read more...]

Staying on Disney World Property….Yes or No?

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If you are anything like me, you've been to Disney World too many times to count! I've been in the heat of the summer, I've fought the spring break crowds, I've seen Goofy Santa make his way down Main Street USA.  Over the course of my trips, I've been very purposeful about where I stay.  I like to collect blogger data (aka pictures, story ideas, and any insider scoop I can).  I've stayed on and off property and today, I'm here to share my observations.  I'm breaking down my thoughts on the … [Read more...]

Top 10 Best Pin Trading Spots at Walt Disney World

Pin Trading

Pin trading has quickly become our favorite activity to partake in while vacationing at Walt Disney World. When we made our first trip as annual passholders in 2010, we really didn't know a whole lot about pin trading and decided to purchase a few pins to trade after seeing cast members trading pins with guests. Today our collection has grown to nearly 4,000 pins. You could probably say we’re pretty serious traders, but we’re not the ‘walk into Epcot with suitcases full of pins’ serious traders. … [Read more...]

Visiting Walt Disney World with Boys-A Perfectly Pirate Disney Day

Pirates Limited Time Magic

Disney seems to cater a lot to princesses, doesn't it?  But as a momma of boys, I am always looking for way to make my guys feel like their trip is just as magical!  When you're a parent of boys, you see things from a whole different perspective, don't you?  That's why I want to share with you A Perfectly Pirate Day at Disney-Tips on Touring the Parks with Boys!Attractions:  Star Tours, Rock N Rollercoaster, and Toy Story Mania are best for boys at Disney's Hollywood Studios.  And, don't … [Read more...]