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

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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...]


How To Celebrate Your Love At Walt Disney World

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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...]


Top 8 Walt Disney World Dining Experiences – Resort Edition

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I recently shared with you my Top 8 Walt Disney World Dining Experiences in the theme parks.  Now I'm back to give you a peak at my Top 8 Walt Disney World Dining Experiences at the resorts! We tend to eat at resorts a lot just because I think it give more flexibility when planning a trip (it doesn't matter what park I'm at I can still eat at any resort and they are just a boat ride, bus ride or monorail ride away!).1. Yachtsman Steakhouse (Disney's Yacht Club Resort):  Located just a short … [Read more...]


Disney makes it Magical….

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You're probably going to think..."what in the world does one have to do with the other?", but you'll see.I'm a stay at home mom of 4 kids. Currently, I'm raising them alone since dad is overseas with his work full time. It's not easy, especially when 3 of them are all boys 10 and older, all on the spectrum of Autism and 1 little princess who is now 2 and Disney crazy to boot. We're Florida residents so naturally everyone thinks "YOU'RE SO LUCKY TO BE NEAR DISNEY!" Well, if a 6 hour drive … [Read more...]


Edible Orlando Event Featuring Disney World Chefs

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The Inaugural Edible Orlando Field to Feast Dinner is benefitting the Kid’s Café program of Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida.The second best thing about this event is it features Disney World chefs! The first best thing is, it benefits the Food Bank of Central Florida. The event is scheduled from 4-7 p.m. on Sunday, October 27 and it is being held at Long & Scott Farms of Zellwood, Florida.The chefs featured will be:Scott Hunnel  of Victoria & … [Read more...]


California Grill Takes Disney Restaurant Scene to New Heights, Reopening Sept. 9

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Earlier we released some beautiful photos and videos from the all new California Grill in case you missed them.With sweeping views of Walt Disney World Resort from the 15th floor of Disney’s Contemporary Resort, California Grill opens its doors on September 9 following a major makeover that redefines Disney’s culinary scene.The spacious dining room is transformed with a modern style that captures the spirit of California throughout the design scheme.Cuisine, too, has been reimagined … [Read more...]


First Look inside the all new California Grill in Disney’s Contemporary Resort

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With sweeping views of Magic Kingdom fireworks from atop Disney's Contemporary Resort, the re-imagined California Grill also features a new design inspired by mid-century modern California, and a new menu showcasing seasonal ingredients and a lighter touch.Known for its stellar wine list, the restaurant now boasts about 250 wine selections, 80 by the glass, an expanded sake list, eight kinds of craft beers and ciders and signature cocktails created by staff mixologists.California Grill … [Read more...]


California Grill Re-opens in September at the Contemporary Resort

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The California Grill, originally opening at Disney World Resort in 1995, reopens this fall after a transformation with a design inspired by mid-century modern California, and a new redesigned menu.The re-imagined California Grill at Disney’s Contemporary Resort debuts September 9, with reservations open starting August 26th with amazing views of the Magic Kingdom from the top of Disney’s Contemporary Resort.The newly renovated restaurant features dishes like baked local prawns with … [Read more...]


Disney’s California Grill To Get Makeover

Attention fans of the California Grill!  The restaurant that sits atop Disney's Contemporary Resort is closing February 1st for a major makeover!   While executive chef Brian Piasecki is tweaking the menu, the culinary focus will remain on fresh, seasonal creations.The California Grill opened on May 15, 1995, and quickly became a Disney favorite, garnering rave reviews from food critics. In addition to its California fusion cooking and sushi, it's location on the Contemporary 15th floor, is … [Read more...]


Romantic Dinner Spots Outside The Disney World Theme Parks

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 Last week I talked about romantic dinner spots at the WDW Theme Parks, and there really are some great places to grab an intimate dinner for 2 at the Parks. If you’re willing to venture outside of the 4 Theme Parks, there are MANY more delicious dinner choices available to you for a Disney date night. So, hire a babysitter for the kids, and try out one of these amazing restaurants:Head over to the Grand Floridian Resort where you will find some delicious options, including Citricos … [Read more...]