5 Essential Wardrobe Items For Your Disney Park Visit

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Part of the excitement of heading to the parks is choosing your Disney outfit! Although getting decked out in Disney gear can be really fun, take a moment to think about the reality of wearing that outfit all day in the unpredictable Florida weather!  Here are 5 essential items that should be included in your park-day wardrobe!1. EARS! A set of ears is guaranteed to make you smile the instant you put them on. There are so many different options out there now so you will have no problem … [Read more...]


Top 10: Educational Experiences at Disney World

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Disney World is the ultimate field trip! Learning and having fun at the same time is their speciality!  There are hundreds of "secretly educational" things going on at Disney all the time. Epcot is the nerdiest Park ever (my favorite Park, actually) and is all the science and social studies any kid will ever need! And don't even get me started on Animal Kingdom!Here are my Top 10 Educational Experiences (that won't have them complaining of boredom or napping) at Walt Disney … [Read more...]


The Best Places to Find Great Coffee In Walt Disney World

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I need my coffee. Seriously, I need it as much as  you do too, and being on vacation is no exception. Actually, I need MORE coffee while in Walt Disney World to keep myself going from rope drop at Magic Kingdom to the finale of Fantasmic at Hollywood Studios. There are limitless options for finding coffee throughout the World but let me share some of the top spots to get you caffeine fix!Kona Island: A stop in the lobby of Polynesian Village Resort is a must! Even if you are not staying at … [Read more...]


Top 10 Disney World Non-Ride Experiences

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Although the rides are so fun and unique at Walt Disney World, there are many other magical things to do! Think outside the lines.... the ride lines that is!  Everyone needs a change of pace from waiting in line, and at Disney there is excitement all around you!Here are 10 non-ride experiences that I enjoy at Disney World:10. Meeting Characters-  an essential part of a Disney trip is getting a photo and autograph from your favorite characters and Princesses.  Collect autographs on … [Read more...]


‘Frozen’ Summer Fun LIVE Returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios June 17 – September 7

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Frozen Fan-atics...there is no need to "Let It Go" because it’s shaping up to be the “Coolest Summer Ever” at Walt Disney World Resort, and one of the biggest highlights of the season is sure to be the return of “Frozen” Summer Fun LIVE at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, with favorite characters, unforgettable music, delightful enhancements and immersive experiences.This summer-long special event features a full day of “Frozen” fun from park open to park close, including a royal procession, a … [Read more...]


Top 10 Quick Service Dining Locations in Walt Disney World

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The Disney Dining Plan is a great way to keep your family on budget during your trip and eat some great meals.  When many first hear the word, Quick Service, they automatically think fast-food- such a burgers, hot dogs, and pizza.  I'm here to show you my Top 10 (in no particular order!) favorite locations throughout the Walt Disney World Parks that will give you more than your basic fare and keep your bellies happy!Magic Kingdom:1. Tortuga Tavern (in Adventureland)-  I love Mexican food … [Read more...]


“Cinderella” Exclusives at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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For a limited time you can catch a sneak peek of Disney's new live action movie "Cinderella" at Disney's Hollywood Studios. This special sneak peek will be presented at the park’s ABC Sound Studio from January 17, 2015 through March, 21, 2015.While we are on the subject of Cinderella, you can also check out the beautiful Golden Coach from the movie. This stunning set piece will be on display in front of the movie theater façade on Streets of America at Disney’s Hollywood Studios Feb. 1-April … [Read more...]


Walt Disney World Attraction Height Restrictions

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Imagine the disappointment in getting up to a ride you just couldn't wait to ride only to find out you didn't meet the height requirements.  Use this list to make sure your little Disney fans know exactly what they can and can't ride before hitting the parks.  Please note that all riders will be measured prior to entering the ride queue and it is up to the Cast Member to determine if they meet height requirements at the time of your visit.Magic Kingdom:Goofy's Barnstormer: 35 inches or … [Read more...]


Taste of Hollywood To Go Packages are Back at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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With the busy holiday season upon us, Taste of Hollywood To Go packages are returning to Disney's Hollywood Studios. These packages are a great way for guests to get a quick bite, and reserved seating for Fantasmic!These Taste of Hollywood To Go meals are prepackaged with 5 different options for adults, and 2 for children. These picnic style meals will be offered starting December 24th until December 31st. The pre-purchased meals will cost $16.99 for adults and $5.49 for kids ages 3-9. If … [Read more...]


Made With Magic Items Come to Disney Parks

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Last month, it was announced that Made With Magic items would be changing the face and feeling of "Glow with the Show" events like Fantasmic!, and Wishes. While we have seen glowing ear hats at Walt Disney World for a short time and at Disneyland for a little longer, now there are even more options, as the Made With Magic items are for sale at Disney Parks.These items are already in use at Disneyland for Fantasmic. Currently available items include: the Disney ear hat with glowing ears, a … [Read more...]