You’re gonna pack what? Tips for a Twist on Typical Disney Parks Packing!

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 I just returned from a GLORIOUS week at Disney World where I celebrated my birthday in true Disney Princess style!  It was fabulous!  I highly encourage you to take a birthday trip  (if you've never done that before).  While I was at my home away from home, I noticed a theme in my days.  This theme came in the form of atypical uses that I have for very typical items.  Also included in this theme are items that I am repurposing and packing for my next trip!  With this theme in mind,  … [Read more...]

Disney Quick Tips – Packing Your Carry on Bag

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Packing for the Disney Parks can be both stressful and exciting. There are several different thoughts on what to pack in your carry on bag when you fly to Disney:Pack everything you need for your entire vacation in one bag so you don't have to deal with bag check.  This is my father. Pack only in your pockets- keys, wallet, money, ID, chapstick- and carry a book.  This is my husband. Pack a backpack with as many books, magazines, toys, handheld games, snacks and gadgets as possible. … [Read more...]

Don’t forget to pack your Medicine!


Normally I would tell you to just say no to drugs, but on a  Disney World Vacation I'm tellin' you...YOU BETTA BRING SOME WITH YOU!!!On two of my trips to WDW I got sick. Sick as a dog. Sick as in "please Jesus let me DIE before my throat explodes" kind of sick.  I'm fairly sure  I spent as much on medicine at the gift shops as I did on park-tickets!People book Disney vacations months in advance, so if they, or their children get sick it is extremely likely they will go ahead and on … [Read more...]

Packing for the Parks – What do you bring with you?

When you are headed out into the parks at Disney World you often want to bring along a small bag with a few items that will be useful during your day of touring. It is a good idea to pack necessary items without going overboard and ending up with a bunch of useless items.Here is my list of things that you should include when packing for the parks.1. Theme park tickets or Key to the World Card (Take a picture of these items on your phone in case you lose them.)2. Money and Credit … [Read more...]

Pack Like a Pro for your next Disney Cruise


I distinctly remember my Mother packing for vacations when I was a child. I would sit in silence and awe as she completed the ritual of counting socks and “unmentionables” and it seemed no matter how overflowing the drawer was, leaving for vacation always required more undies and socks.With a few cruises already under my belt it was my pleasure to torture my mother about packing for her first cruise. While she reverted to her systematic counting I was making a list of the things she’d soon … [Read more...]