History Of Disney: Would you like some tea?

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This is the first of a weekly column that you will see here at Chip and Co. I will be exploring the history behind the rides of the Disney Theme Parks,  the Resorts, Restaurants and even the Special Events. When trying to decide where to start I had many people say I should start with the "mountains". That seemed to me to be something that would be expected as those are fan favorites. I instead decided I would try to think of a ride that is an icon of the Disney Theme Parks and a ride that is in … [Read more...]





Disney World Quick Tip for Families of 5 or more: Family Suite, Connecting Rooms, or DVC Villa?

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This Disney World Quick Tip goes out to all those families trying to book their Walt Disney World Resort with 5 or more people...Do you have a family of five or bigger? As you may know, many of the rooms at the Walt Disney Resorts only accommodate four people, thereby it becomes more of a challenge to find a room or combination of rooms to hold your larger family. There are three main categories that you can compare.1. A Family Suite at All Star Movies or Art of Animation: these sleep up … [Read more...]





Cinderella’s Royal Table Closing for Lengthy Refurbishment

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One of Walt Disney World's most popular dining establishments "Cinderella's Royal Table" is scheduled to be closing for refurbishment in January.The very beloved character dining experience located inside the Magic Kingdom's Cinderella's Castle is expected to be closing on January 5, 2015. A lengthy refurbishment is expected to last until March 6th, 2015 with a reopen date of March 7th, 2015.Dates and Schedules are subject to change, but in the mean time you can get your princess dining … [Read more...]





Disney Parks’ Candy Apple vs. Rice Crispy Treat

The Candied Apple vs. Rice Crispy Treat showdown!

 One thing Disney parks are known for is the treats! The Candy Apple and Rice Crispy Treat rank high on many people’s list. Which one is the superior snack though?Each of them has their virtues, and each has their not so favorite parts as well.  Both are pretty delicious, and come in a variety of decorations. They can also be made with your toppings of choice at places like Goofy’s Candy Co. Each has a nifty stick to hold them and keep your fingers clean, but that’s where the … [Read more...]





What is Disney Bounding? How do you do it?

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 First of all, a word of caution! Disney Bounding can be very addicting! Got that?  Now that you’ve been warned, let’s explore what Disney Bounding is.So what is this crazy Disney Bound thing we keep hearing about?  Easily put, it’s an amalgamation of Disney and fashion. This is a great way to rock your DisneySide at the parks, or even in your everyday life. Disney Bounding is a way of dressing up as your favorite character using inspired color palettes, accessories, and clothing … [Read more...]