Do you need a Disney Rewards Visa Credit Card?


If you are anything like me the answer is a resounding NO! In fact I don't need any more credit cards!   That doesn't stop every credit card company on earth from sending me a pre-approved credit application once a week.  Even Disney Visa (aka Chase Card Services) was relentless. The photo of Mickey on the card, designed to draw any Disney Addict in.  Oh wait, I can choose from multiple designs?  I can even pick a Tinkerbell card!  Nope, don't need it.  They can't make me, I've paid off all my … [Read more...]

2013 Moms Panel Search to Launch Soon

Exciting news just announced from the Disney Parks Blog today!  If you think you have got what it takes to be on the 2013 Disney's Mom's Panel listen up!  Very soon, sometime in September , Disney will begin taking applications for the 2013 Panel!Each year thousands of hopeful men and women submit an application to be on the Disney Mom's Panel.  The Disney Mom's panel has helped tons and tons of Disney vacation goers plan and answer questions about their upcoming trip!If you think you … [Read more...]

Enter daily for a chance to win a trip to Disney


Our friend Kristin over at Couponing to Disney not only publishes some great Disney Tips and Tricks on top of her Coupon and Deals she also tracks down some of the best Disney Vacation Giveaways to share with her readers.She is sharing that weekly list with us that I will be passing onto you each week. Good luck and be sure to let us know if you win!*Good Morning America’s Big BRAVE Adventure You and 3 guests travel on a 9-day Adventures by Disney experience to Scotland inspired by the … [Read more...]

Make your own Disney’s Magic, Memories, and You Show

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Now you can create your own personalized Disney World Magic, Memories, and You Castle Show. Just click this link and give Disney access to your Facebook so it can pair up your pictures. Then watch Goofy share the fun!I still think its a work in progress as many of my pictures were not centered on a persons face. Still its very cool and fun to play around with.What do you think?  Related articlesDisney World Vacation Souvenirs for the Budget Conscious ( The … [Read more...]

JAXPORT Welcomes Disney


Walt Disney Parks and Resorts has started importing most of the merchandise headed to its Central Florida parks through JAXPORT’s TraPac Container Terminal at Dames Point, a shift that underscores the port’s growing attractiveness to shippers while also supporting statewide efforts to move Florida cargo through Florida seaports.Florida Governor Rick Scott joined Jacksonville Mayor Alvin Brown, JAXPORT CEO Paul Anderson, Florida Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Mark Wilson and MOL … [Read more...]

Long-lasting Souvenirs: Disney Theme Park Soundtracks

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Disney Theme Park Soundtrack CD's have become my favorite souvenirs!  They are well worth the price you pay, because they last quite a long time!  The majority of my CD's were purchased back in 2005 and 2006 and they are still going strong!  Disney is currently selling a CD called Four Parks, One World which includes 37 songs and soundtracks from all 4 Disney theme parks.  Disney also offers the Soundtracks to Fantasmic, Wishes, Main Street Electrical Parade and Illuminations just to name a few. … [Read more...]

Top 5 Ways to Beat the Heat at Walt Disney World

One of the biggest problems guests encounter visiting Walt Disney World is the heat! Extreme heat and humidity can really limit your day at the parks, as well as put a drain on your wallet as you are constantly buying Mickey Premium Bars and drinks to cool down. Heat can also make waiting in line and walking through the parks a real chore, especially when traveling with kids.Therefore, to provide some relief from the central Florida heat, here are my Top 5 Ways to Beat the Heat at Walt … [Read more...]

Urban League Youth Summit Inspires Students to Become Leaders


The Walt Disney Company hosted the 11th annual Central Florida Urban League Youth Leadership Summit this past Saturday at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort.  The conference focused on engaging and empowering 170 students to become positive leaders in their school and communities while focusing on topics relevant to today’s urban youth.This year’s summit included inspirational sessions stressing the importance of family, having a positive outlook on life, taking advantage of today’s … [Read more...]

Disney World Quick Tips: Hot Weather Touring

With blue skies and bright sunny days, a vacation at Walt Disney World during the summer is the stuff picture-perfect postcards are made of. Unfortunately, the picture doesn’t capture the entire reality of those hot, sticky, exhausting days of touring the theme parks with all the summer crowds and in the heat.Here are some of my favorite tips for helping you keep your cool, literally, while at Disney. Doing so may also help you keep your temper!Generally, surviving your summer vacation … [Read more...]

Brush fire on I-drive sending smoke toward Epcot

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Guests are starting to worry as smoke from a brushfire is sending smoke towards Epcot and Downtown Disney. According to CFNews13:A 5-acre brush fire has closed eastbound Interstate 4 in South Orange County. The road is closed from Osceola Parkway to State Road 536. The fire is burning near International and World Center drives.Thansk to our friend Lisa Ruiz from Disney Ala Carte for sharing these pictures with us.As we get more details we will pass them on. … [Read more...]