Win a Fabulous Gold Plated Mickey Bracelet

Our good friends over at Mouze Kateerz  have this fabulous Disney-themed Mickey Mouse bracelet to give away this week. It's 18k gold plated with Swarovski crystals. Think how fantastic this will look on your wrist or the wrist of someone you love!To enter, all you have to do is fill out the Rafflecopter form below. The contest ends Saturday April 21th at 11:59pm. On Sunday I will pick one lucky winner and notify them Monday Morning via email that they won. Be sure to use a valid way for me … [Read more...]

When is the Best Time to Visit Walt Disney World?

Looking for the perfect time to visit Walt Disney World? The Unofficial Guide to Walt Disney World, who also run the popular, offer specific times to make your trek to see the Mouse.The LEAST busy time to visit WDW is the week after Thanksgiving until the week before Christmas. Things start to get a little crazy at this point, so don’t over-extend your stay.The next slowest weeks arethe second full week of November through the weekend preceding … [Read more...]

Disney Planning & Photos: Is Christmas a Good Time to Go to Disney World?

Disney Christmas decorations are amazingly beautiful, and it’s a magical time to be in Orlando. But is Christmas really the best time of year for you to visit Walt Disney World?From Christmas Day to New Years is the absolute busiest time of year at WDW. I’ve been multiple times during this week, and crowd levels can feel absolutely insane, most especially mid-afternoon. But if you can only take off time from work during this week, and thousands do, should you brave the holiday crowds?  If … [Read more...]

Disney Planning & Photos: Do You Have What it Takes to Walk Through The World?

What’s the number one planning tip I would give to anyone anticipating or planning a Disney trip? You need to start walking way before your feet ever hit Main Street, U.S.A, to run and grab a Fastpass at Space Mountain.Walt Disney World is comprised of 92 miles of theme parks, resorts, restaurants, shopping, water parks, and mini-golf. Everything is spread out so that even when you take your own car, you’re still going to do a lot of walking. You’ll walk from the Disney bus to the restaurant … [Read more...]

Capturing Disney in Pictures: A Fan’s Trip to Animal Kingdom

Every photo has a story.Chip & Company fan Maleah Moskoff, the owner of, made a recent trip to Walt Disney World's Animal Kingdom last September.  Maleah said of their theme park visit, "We always arrive at the opening hour of Animal Kingdom and head straight to the safari.  After the safari, we walk through Asia and hope to catch tiger feeding time." On this particular trip, Maleah snapped the above photo when they came across the tiger's nap time.Picture … [Read more...]

Capturing Disney in Pictures: A Fan’s Rainy Day View of Cinderella Castle

Every Photo has a story...Chip & Company fan Sandra Rudolph spent three days at the beginning of last October  at Walt Disney World. Sandra described her trip as "learning how to do Disney monsoon style. Even cast members were saying they had never experienced so much rain."Picture this...Sandra said that while their Disney trip wasn't ruined by ponchos and sloshy tennis shoes, the bad weather did put a bit of a damper on the vacation. Sandra snapped this beautiful Cinderella Castle … [Read more...]

Capturing Disney in Pictures: A Fan Catches Some Motor Action

Every Photo has a story.Chip & Company fan Tiffany Gentry captured this amazing ariel shot at the "Lights, Motors, Action! Extreme Stunt Show at Hollywood Studios. Tiffany's dad works at Disney, so they go to Disney World quite frequently. "The picture from Lights, Motors, Action! was from one of our weekend trips in which we spent some family time together.  Disney has always been a huge part of our family, and in many ways, I practically grew up in Disney World."Picture this... … [Read more...]

Capturing Disney in Pictures: Stitch Escapes for a Parade

Every photo has a story.Chip & Company fan Melanie Aday from Whimsical Creations snapped this excellent character photo on a recent WDW trip.Picture this...Melanie said, "My husband & I had been to WDW a couple of times in the past, this our first trip with our 2 children.  It was wonderful to see the amazement in their eyes watching them take everything in.  We managed to get a great spot to watch the afternoon parade, and while it was hot, it was worth every moment.  This trip … [Read more...]

Capturing Disney in Pictures: A Fan’s Star Wars Weekend Encounter

Every Photo has a story...Chip & Company fan Andrea Canaday from Beaufort, South Carolina , and her family love to attend Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios.  Andrea said, "Every picture does have a story. I took some great photos on a Disney vacation in June of 2009.  We were also staying at our Home Resort, Animal Kingdom Lodge Kidani Village, for the first time since it's completion. A dear friend I had not seen in a while and her fiance were also joining me and my … [Read more...]

Capturing Disney in Pictures: A Fan Experiences the Hoop – Dee-Doo Review

Every Photo has a story...Loyal Chip & Company fan Brittany Monoski, her husband and three children took a trip to Walt Disney World in 2011 all the way from Pensylvania.  From their room at the Boardwalk Villas, they headed over for a show at the Hoop-Dee-Doo Review, one of the longest running shows at Disney World.  Britany said,  "We knew that we would love the Hoop-Dee-Doo.  I don't quite remember why, but we were running extremely late that day.  We were so afraid that once the … [Read more...]