Disney Quick Tips – Should You Pack a Snack?

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Of course food is plentiful in the parks, but if you are trying to watch your budget or your calories, both can add up quickly. That's why I always pack snacks to take with me into the park. Here is why you should too!Everyone in your party may not have the same eating schedule. You may be getting hangry (hunger anger), and your travel companions may be racing toward Tower of Terror, laughing, and skipping along.  Also, if you are not a part of the dining plan with snacks already budgeted … [Read more...]





Plan a Day at Universal Orlando Theme Parks

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How many of y’all are Disney Diehards? You’re at the Disney Parks every day of your Orlando vacation and you still don’t think it’s enough. You would never dream of visiting that "other" theme park, Universal Studios Orlando. Then, “that person” invites you to go to Orlando with them. You know the one (it could be a family member or just a friend), but they just don’t “get” the magic of Disney. They may even ask you to spend a day at EPCOT and a day at Disney World. Then, the dreaded questions … [Read more...]





Disney Quick Tips – Skip the Soda

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It's hot. It's humid. It's another day at Walt Disney World and you are ready to sit down with a cold beverage and take a break. What should you choose to help beat the heat?Soda, Pop, Coke; whatever you call it, sometimes it’s better to skip in while in the parks. Reason one: it’s expensive. Beverage purchases can add up quickly. That thirty or more dollars a day could be better spent on a new Disney souvenir! Reason number two: soda will dehydrate you. While the thought of a cool and … [Read more...]





Disney Vacation Club Quick Tip: Live Chat

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Disney Vacation Club Quick Tip: Use the Live Chat button. Need an answer to questions about your Membership, reservation, resort, etc, click on Live Chat to be connected with DVC Member Services. They can assist you with all your questions.This is perfect for those of us that multi-task on a daily basis and have those random questions pop in our head. Just yesterday, I looked at the date and realized "oh no, it's almost September 30th, do I have points I need to bank?" I simply went to … [Read more...]





5 Easy Tips to Help You Start Planning a Magical Walt Disney World Vacation

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If you’re anything like me, planning your Walt Disney World vacation is almost as fun as actually going on that vacation.  My planning starts months (almost a full year!) in advance and involves countless hours of research, several excel spreadsheets and more than a few phone calls to the Disney Reservation Center - the hold music alone is enough to put me in a happy mood.Now, I know that not everyone is like me.  My husband wouldn’t be caught dead putting as much thought into one single … [Read more...]