Is Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Worth the Cost?

As the Christmas Season approaches (yes, it's almost 3 months away!), many Disney vacationers are in a dilemma.  Should they pay the extra money to attend Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party, otherwise known as MVMCP?  I vote YES, but will give you the details and some tips to make your own decision.What to Expect:MVMCP begins November 9, 2012 to December 21, 2012 (note, not during Christmas Week).  It runs select evenings only. Ticket prices vary from $53.95 to $62.95 (ages 3-9), … [Read more...]

Changes coming to Celebrate the Magic and Fantasmic!

 Beginning in November, “Celebrate the Magic” at Magic Kingdom Park will transform Cinderella Castle with spectacular new projection effects.When shows begin, “Celebrate the Magic” will feature all-new music, storytelling and special effects. It’ll be a journey to the heart of the most beloved Disney stories and characters, according to show director Katy Harris.Also will be installing an additional 1,000 seats in the Hollywood Hills Ampitheatre for the popular Fantasmic! … [Read more...]

Disney World Parks Pet Peeves:You Down With PPP? (Yeah You Know Me)

Have I mentioned lately how much I absolutely love Walt Disney World? There's nothing in this world like walking down Main Street, U.S.A. with Cinderella Castle looming in the distance, the beautiful sounds of the Mainstreet vehicles, clop clop clop of the horse's hooves, meeting and greeting the Mayor and his wife, oh and the sweet heavenly scents wafting from the Main Street Bakery.I do love Disney, really, I do. You could even call me twitterpated, but sometimes it makes me want to punch … [Read more...]

Night of Joy Musical Line-Up Announced

I can’t believe Night of Joy 2012 is less than a month away. This is our 30th year of hosting the top Contemporary Christian and Gospel artists at Walt Disney World Resort, and this year’s lineup is one of the most exciting in our history. Magic Kingdom Park is getting ready, and so are our artists.Hot off the press are the concert schedules for each night. Here’s how they shake out. Of course, times, stages and performers are always subject to change.Friday, September 7 - Cinderella … [Read more...]

Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Dessert Party is Delicious Fun For Everyone!

Are you a dessert lover? What about fireworks? If you are like me, and you love BOTH of these things, then you should check out the Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Dessert Party which is held on most nights at the Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant in the Magic Kingdom's TomorrowlandHow it works is, you arrive at the Tomorrowland Terrace Restaurant an hour before the fireworks begin, where you get to enjoy a buffet of yummy desserts and relax while waiting for the fireworks spectacular to begin. … [Read more...]

5 Senses at Disney World: My Top Picks

Disney World is a treat for the entire body.  Every sense is entertained, with purpose, by the Imagineers at Disney.  Today I am breaking down my top picks for the pleasing of the senses as Disney World.  I am forcing myself to write the first thing that comes to mind.  By the time this is published and you are reading it, I probably would have different choices.  But for now, this is what I am thinking of as I sit behind a computer, facing the start of a very busy school year, and missing the … [Read more...]

Teach your kids to give back and create magic!

Every time my family and I make the trip to Walt Disney World our first must do is visit the Magic Kingdom.  Upon entering of course we always are in awe of Cinderella Castle and this is the first thing that normally catches peoples eye!  However for me,the first thing that catches my eyes are the balloons!  There is something about seeing all of those balloons and their handlers up and down Main St. that takes my breath away.  It brings me back to when I was a kid!What is it about a balloon … [Read more...]

Princess Suri’s dreams come true as indulgent Tom Cruise treats her to a night in Disney’s Cinderella Castle

As reported by Mail Online - It seems that no wish is too great for Tom Cruise's little princess Suri.The indulgent father made his six-year-old daughter's dreams come true when he treated her to a night in Disney World's magical Cinderella Castle.The one-of-a-kind Cinderella Castle suite cannot be booked by guests for any price, instead Disney chooses who can stay there.But with her filmstar father pulling a few strings Suri became one of the few lucky annual guests during her trip … [Read more...]

Embrace the magic, the wonder, the romance of Disney World

Who doesn't like a little romance?  Whatever the stage of your relationship, it is time you learn to embrace the magic, the wonder, the romance of Disney World.  There are so many opportunities for romance in the parks!  From dining to attractions and everything in between, Disney has got it all!  Today, I've come up with what I am going to call my dream Disney day.  Maybe one of these days I'll get to put it to use at what I find to be one of the most magically romantic spots in the world! … [Read more...]

Ten Movies Your Family Should Watch Before Your Disney Vacation

Every time we book a Walt Disney World Vacation, we "study" as a family. It's the perfect excuse to begin a family movie night, if you haven't already.Let's face it, it's not always easy to find a movie the entire family will enjoy. You may find some movies are "too girly" for the guys, or "too cootie-fied" for the girls. Disney does a great job to make movies appealing to both genders, even the princess movies.However, after a few trial and error runs, these seem to be our top ten … [Read more...]