Simple Ways to Save Money at Walt Disney World

A magical vacation to Walt Disney World can be more affordable than you think. There are ways to save some money during the planning process and even while you are in the most magical place on Earth. One of the most important aspects of planning your trip is flexibility.Prices at the Walt Disney World Resort vary throughout the year, and if you are flexible with your travel dates and even resort choices, you can save a significant amount of money. For example: a standard room at the All Star … [Read more...]

The Top 5 Dining Reservations And How To Book Them For Your Family

When you have the Disney Dining Plan at Walt Disney World many times you want a certain reservation!  Many of these reservations are very difficult to come by.  Let's take a look at some of the hardest reservations to get and talk about how we can get them for you and  your family!5.  Chef Mickey's at The Contemporary Resort:  This beloved restaurant is one that families adore!  Here you have the opportunity to dine with none other then, the Big Cheese himself, Mickey Mouse!  This is an … [Read more...]

Which Electronics Should I Pack For My Disney Trip?

Packing for vacation can be complex – especially when it comes to figuring out what are “needs” and what are just “nice to haves” on the packing list. When I head to Walt Disney World, there are some items that are always on my list – sunscreen, comfortable sneakers, sunglasses, etc…the list is not a short one. But one thing that is short is the number of electronics on that list – if I don’t 100% need it, I don’t bring it. Read on to find out what are my “must have” electronics and what I … [Read more...]

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

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

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

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!

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

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

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

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...]