Disney World Quick Tips – What to bring in that diaper bag

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Before I start my list of Disney World Quick Tips here is a question I have to ask...Back Pack or Diaper Bag? While for the ladies a stylish bag may match your outfit your probably not going to get your spouse to carry it around for you. For us a backpack has tons of pockets for storage, and is gender neutral so everyone can help haul the load. So what do you use?Here is the list of items we like to pack in our bag. Many of the items most parents already keep in their bag, others might … [Read more...]


Purchase Disney Gift Cards at Kroger to help save money…

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Let's face it, Disney World vacations aren't exactly cheap. If they were I would be there almost every month. Here's a quick and easy way for you to save money for your Disney World vacation:Buy Disney gift cards at Kroger. Kroger sells Disney gift cards in $25 and $50 denominations. Sometimes you can even find gift cards that let you choose the amount you want on them. For every dollar that you spend at Kroger (with your free Kroger plus card), you earn one point. However, during … [Read more...]


A Disney Lifesaver… Disney World’s Baby Care Centers

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My wife and I love taking our girls to Walt Disney World when they are young. I know many people want to wait till they get older but I have always lived by the Proverb “Train up a child in the way they should go and when they are old, they will not depart from it." So we have been taking our girls from 5 months on. One of the lifesavers for us has been the Baby Care Centers.Baby Care Centers are in all 4 theme parks and each have their own theme inside. They are a perfect place to break … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tips – Don’t skip the Advanced Dining Reservations

When your planning your Disney World Vacation  I can't stress how important it is to make those Advanced Dining Reservations or ADR's. There is nothing more frustrating that having to wait sometime hours to eat a meal. Countless times I have gone up to a restaurant to check in and heard the hostess tell the people in front of me "It's going to be over a hour wait". Ugh!Disney World has some of the best dining on the planet and there are many Disney Food Junkies like myself out there who … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tips – Pack the Sunscreen!

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We have all seen it. Walking around the park you see a person in front of you a bright shade of red. Most times they are from the north and not used to the Florida sun which can be BRUTAL! (Disclaimer -  I am not making fun of northerners since I am from Pennsylvania myself) Even in the winter the sun in Florida can be bad. One loop around Epcot can really add some color to your skin as there is not a lot of places to grab some shade unless you want to check out Club Cool!My quick tip … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tips – Baby Care Centers

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My wife and I love taking our girls to Disney World when they are young. I know many people want to wait till they get older but I have always lived by the Proverb “Train up a child in the way they should go and when they are old, they will not depart from it." So we have been taking our girls from 5 months on.One of the lifesavers for us has been the Baby Care Centers. Baby Care Centers are in all 4 theme parks and each have their own theme inside. They are a perfect place to break away … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tips – Staying Charged

Nothing is more frustrating than trying to take a picture, video or post a tweet at the Disney Parks and having a low battery. I can't tell you how many times on our last trip I was hunting for a outlet to charge my cell phone, camera, and video camera. Any downtime I had I was charging...We have a funny picture of me sitting outside the bathroom near Thunder Mountain cleaning out my travel bag and charging my cell phone. Alot of the Disney Cast Members gave me funny looks but nobody stopped … [Read more...]


Disney World Quick Tip – Avoid getting burned

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We have all seen it. Walking around the park you see a person in front of you a bright shade of red. Most times they are from the north and not used to the Florida sun. (Disclaimer -  I am not making fun of northerners since I am from Pennsylvania myself) Even in the winter the sun in Florida can be brutal. One loop around Epcot can really add some color to your skin as there is not a lot of places to grab some shade unless you want to check out Club CoolMy quick tip today is kinda an … [Read more...]


Disneyworld Quick Tip – Keeping your kids busy in line

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So your at Walt Disney World and the lines are long. You standing there with your family along with a very antsy child. He or she is climbing on everything, hanging on the chains, and generally don't want to be in line.For many families this is a reality. For my family last January this was all to true. Until..One of my good friends, and fan to Chip and Company, Shelly shared with my little one a simple but effective item to keep her busy in line. Not only did it keep her busy it helped … [Read more...]


Disneyworld Quick Tips – Don’t skip the ADR’s

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When your planning your Disneyworld  I can't stress how important it is to make those Advanced Dining Reservations or ADR's. There is nothing more frustrating that having to wait sometime hours to eat a meal. Countless times I have gone up to a restaurant to check in and heard the hostess tell the people in front of me "It's going to be over a hour wait". Ugh!Disneyworld has some of the best dining on the planet and there are many Disney Food Junkies like myself out there who snatch up their … [Read more...]