Dining Review- Minnie’s Holiday Dine at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Last week, during my family's trip to WDW, we were one of the first to have dinner at the newly themed, Minnie's Holiday Dine at Hollywood & Vine in Disney's Hollywood Studios.  This buffet dinner was very similar to what Hollywood & Vine has offered in the past, making you feel like you stepped back in time to a diner of yesterdays.  But, the holiday decor gave a different feel and it was certainly a feast fit for any occasion!  And let's not forget the best part....the … [Read more...]

Celebrate Thanksgiving With Special Offerings in Walt Disney World

Can you believe November is here already?  With 70 degree weather and beautiful skies in PA today, I definitely cannot!  But...before we know it, we will be trading that warmth and sun for cold and snow. What better way to take in some warmth before winter arrives than by celebrating Thanksgiving in Walt Disney World.  If you already have a trip planned, here are some of the special events and offerings taking place throughout Walt Disney World during Thanksgiving this year:Special, holiday … [Read more...]

Disney Junior Vacation Package is Perfect for Families with Preschoolers!

Disney has made it easier to travel to Walt Disney World with preschoolers  by releasing the Disney Junior Vacation Offer. Guests can travel to Walt Disney World in early 2016 with a room and ticket package that offers great savings and a special surprise for the little ones at check-in!Guests can enjoy a three-night, two-day room and ticket package starting at $874* for a family of three at Disney’s All-Star Music Resort (valid for stays most Sunday through Thursday nights Jan. 3-6, Jan. … [Read more...]

Why Walt Disney World is Better Than Disneyland

When it comes time to decide where my next Disney Vacation is going to be, I often think about doing Disneyland, or maybe a Disney Cruise. But, in the end, Walt Disney World in Florida always wins! It will forever be my "home" Park. I often see the Disney Addicts arguing over which Park is better. Disneyland lovers will say "their Park" is better because it was first, or because it is smaller. But we all know when it comes to Disney, bigger is always better!  I am here to set the record … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World News Update for September 2015

So many exciting things are happening at the Walt Disney World Resort, it's hard to keep up with! Here is a round-up of all the news and happenings, in case you missed it:Reservations Now Available for Breakfast at the Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater Restaurant at Walt Disney World ResortFrom Nov. 1, 2015-Jan. 23, 2016, the drive-in under the stars, Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater Restaurant at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, will open for breakfast serving an all-inclusive array featuring breakfast pastries … [Read more...]

New Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule Released for July

Disney has released  a new updated refurbishment schedule for resorts and parks at Walt Disney World. Check here to see if your favorite rides will be closed for your next visit!PARKS:Magic Kingdom ParkMonorail: The Walt Disney World Monorail is undergoing refurbishment and may be on modified service and/or routes. Now through December 2015Pirates of the Caribbean:                                                                                   June 8-September 25, … [Read more...]

5 Essential Wardrobe Items For Your Disney Park Visit

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

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

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

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...]