Walt Disney World Resort for Families with Preschoolers: Fun with Little Ones


From first words to first steps to the first day of school, there are so many special “firsts” for families with little ones to experience. Here are some Disney highlights for guests traveling with little ones that are sure to add to the many “firsts” in their preschoolers’ lives: Resorts Staying at a Walt Disney World Resort hotel keeps guests in the middle of the magic. With themed pools, walking paths and complimentary activities such as Movies Under the Stars, Walt Disney World Resort … [Read more...]

How to make your own Disney Autograph Book


Three things that I really get excited about are Disney, creativity, and saving money. When I can combine all 3, it is a red-letter day in my book.  Today, we’re going to talk about how to have your own red-letter day by helping your child make their own Disney Autograph book.Yes you can buy a generic Disney World autograph book when you get to the parks, or even at home before you leave but really, why? Why spend as much as $11 on a way to collect your child’s character autographs, when you … [Read more...]

Top 10 Ways to Feel Like a Kid Again at Disney

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Disney is for the young at heart.  Whether you are traveling with little ones or are on an adventure getaway with your better half, harnessing your inner Peter Pan is a piece of cake.  Here are some ideas to help you unlock your fun side!10.   Go and greet a character.  Don't butt in line or wait for 45 minutes to see Buzz - just give Pooh a hug.  Kiss Jasmine on the cheek.  Do a jig with Rafiki.  You will be happily surprised at how much fun this is - give it a try!9.   Ride the Tea … [Read more...]

Surprise your girls and paint your fingernails Disney Style!


Are you getting ready for a trip to Disney?  You definitely need to do your nails...Disney style.  Watch the following youtube video on how to create Mickey inspired fingernails for you and your girls!Can you think of a cooler way to surprise your girls with a Disney trip than by doing their nails?  It would go something like this..."Hey Beth, how about I do your nails for you?  We can have a spa day together!"Thus begins the nail transformation - as you put the final confusing details … [Read more...]

Disney Vacation Club Member Benefits, Perks & Discounts


In 2010, my husband and I purchased Animal Kingdom Villas through Disney Vacation Club and became proud DVC Members. We loved the idea of going to Disney every year, making memories as a family, luxurious accommodations, and the flexibility offered by DVC. The DVC Member Benefits, Perks & Discounts became the icing on my Cinderella cake. Now 3 years later, I find it hard to recall what is included in the DVC Member Benefits, Perks & Discounts.Let's take some time to explore all the … [Read more...]