Update to the November WDW Refurbishment Schedule: Liberty Tree Tavern

News update: The reopening of Liberty Tree Tavern has been pushed back by a few days. The beloved restaurant is now set to reopen on Thanksgiving Day, November 26, 2015.Many of you have been anxiously awaiting the grand reopening of Liberty Tree Tavern to get your hands (and forks) on a  Patriot's Platter! - Roasted Turkey Breast, Carved Beef and Sliced Pork with Mashed Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Herb Bread Stuffing, and Macaroni & Cheese, White Cake filled with Apples sounds perfect … [Read more...]

Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule for November 2015

Refurbishments at Walt Disney World are unfortunately a necessary evil. Hopefully, this Refurb list will help you plan your trip and make sure you will get to experience your favorite attractions! In case you missed the news Soarin’ is on the list of rides that will be down starting in January. Also Colortopia is now open in Innoventions East in Epcot! Be sure to check it out!Magic Kingdom ParkMonorail The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail System is undergoing refurbishment and may be … [Read more...]

Disney DIY – Thanksgiving Side Dish Recipes

Another holiday season is upon us! It’s already November, and that means that Thanksgiving is right around the corner – it’s a time to be thankful for friends and family, and it’s a time to come together and share a delicious meal too! Some of you may be lucky enough to be enjoying your Thanksgiving dinner at Walt Disney World (turkey at Liberty Tree Tavern perhaps?), but for the rest of us who will be preparing some (or all) of our own turkey dinner, here are some great Walt Disney World … [Read more...]

Top 5 rookie mistakes when visiting a Disney Theme Park

Whether you are first timers, last minute planners or just too busy, don't make some simple rookie mistakes! Visiting Disney is one of the most exciting times. Like ever. Every time. There is so much planning that goes into it. So much to do, pack, remember, save, plan. It's exhausting just thinking about it. Sometimes we don't think about the smaller details. So let me help you!5 mistakes you don't want to make at a Disney theme park! Weather preparation- Know the weather. Look at a … [Read more...]

Updated Walt Disney World Refurbishment Schedule for October 2015

Refurbishments at Walt Disney World are unfortunately a necessary evil. Hopefully, this updated list will help you plan your trip and make sure you will get to experience your favorite attractions! Yes, Disney has added Soarin' to the list of rides that will be down starting in January. This will cause a lot of heartache for those planning to travel in early 2016! Hopefully, it will return bigger and better than ever!MonorailNow- December 2015 The Walt Disney World® Resort Monorail … [Read more...]

Top 5 Tips For First Time Disney Vacationers

So you’ve decided to take your first trip to Disney World? Let me be the first to congratulate you on one of the smartest decisions you’ll ever make – vacationing at Walt Disney World is an amazing experience, and since it’s your first time, let me give you some tips on how to navigate the World (the DISNEY World that is!):Research (but don’t overdo it!): There’s a LOT of information out there about the ins and outs of Walt Disney World – books, websites, web forums/discussion boards, … [Read more...]

Why You Should Consider An “Adults Only” Trip To Walt Disney World

Walt Disney World has a reputation for being the ultimate Theme Park experience for kids and families – and it really is! But the truth is – it’s not just for kids – ADULTS can have a blast at WDW too! In fact, some of the best times I have had at Disney have been with just my husband and myself, enjoying a “kid’s” paradise from an adult’s point of view! Taking an “adults only” WDW trip is something you should start planning like NOW. WHY, you might ask? Well, here are a few reasons:The … [Read more...]

Best FastPass+ Options at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Okay, so we’ve covered Magic Kingdom, Hollywood Studios and Epcot and now it’s time to put on our safari hats and explore the wilds of Disney’s Animal Kingdom.Animal Kingdom is often referred to as a “half day” park. Considered the park currently closes each around at 5pm, this is not an unfair assessment. However, with my FastPass+ tips, you will have no problem fitting in all the attractions you don’t want to miss before leaving the park for the day. Animal Kingdom Book … [Read more...]

Best FastPass+ Options at Hollywood Studios

It used to take me a least a full day to cover all there was to see at Hollywood Studios, but now, with all the recent closures, this park can definitely be done in one day, or less, depending on what you’re interested in seeing.Follow these FastPass+ tips and conquer Hollywood Studios like a seasoned Disney pro. Hollywood Studios Book ItToy Story Midway Mania!If you want to ride this at all (which you should, because it’s awesome!) then you are definitely going to want a … [Read more...]

Why Walt Disney World is Better Than Disneyland

When it comes time to decide where my next Disney Vacation is going to be, I often think about doing Disneyland, or maybe a Disney Cruise. But, in the end, Walt Disney World in Florida always wins! It will forever be my "home" Park. I often see the Disney Addicts arguing over which Park is better. Disneyland lovers will say "their Park" is better because it was first, or because it is smaller. But we all know when it comes to Disney, bigger is always better!  I am here to set the record … [Read more...]