The 7 Deadly Sins of Disney World Vacationing

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Disney is the one place where planning is non-negotiable. The people who have a miserable time at Disney World are the ones who just show up and wander around, or stupidly stand in hour + lines at Splash Mountain. People who “never want to go back to Disney World” most likely committed one of the 7 deadly sins of WDW vacationing:Those sins are: Wrath, Greed, Sloth, Pride, Lust, Envy & Gluttony.Wrath – People who hate WDW spend a large amount of time yelling at (or being yelled … [Read more...]





Off the Beaten Path: Magic Kingdom Quiet Places

During our WDW trips, we stick to the “Pirates Code”: “He who falls behind, gets left behind”. This drives home the point that it’s everyone’s vacation (particularly when we’re in our grand gathering) and we need to maintain a pace that’s good for everyone. If the kids had their choice, they would run back and forth between point A and point B all day long and if the adults had their choice, we’d be in a nice air conditioned ride all day long. When it’s been a long day in the parks for everyone … [Read more...]





Disney Confidential: Wishes will be ending soon

Hey there guys and gals Anonymouse here!Okay, you know how I love gossip and will usually just throw something out with little more than a caveat that it's just a rumor? Well today I want to tell you about something that's bound to bring a tear to the eyes of even the most cold-hearted among you (and you know who you are). It might even make you angry.  It's the rumor that Wishes will be ending within a month or so.I know, I know!  Now don't get all upset.  I actually doesn't like … [Read more...]





Disneyland Refurbishment Schedule June 2011

Refurbishment information is subject to change without notice and should be confirmed just prior to visiting. Updated information is available on the Disneyland Website.CurrentStage Door Cafe (Disneyland) closed through 5/26/11 for refurbishment. Splash Mountain (Disneyland) closed through 5/26/11 for refurbishment. The Golden Horseshoe (Disneyland) closed through 5/26/11 for refurbishment. Star Tours (Disneyland) closed through 6/2/11 for renovation and upgrade to Star Tours … [Read more...]





Leaving the Kids at Home

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What I'm about to say is such sacrilege that it tears at the very fabric that holds this country together.  In fact, I suggest that you don't proceed any further without locking the doors and drawing the shades.    It's this:  I love going to  Disney World without my kids.  There, I've said it.  It's true.  Okay, truth is, I love going with my kids as well.  I love watching their reactions, how excited they are over the smallest thing.  I enjoy the opportunity to slow down with them and not … [Read more...]