Well, we agreed we were going to skip Disney this year and take our 10 year old to Universal Orlando. But things change, and when Disney's "free dining" promotion came out in April, I couldn't resist the temptation to just see what was available. Luckily, the dates were extended an extra 3 weeks early to … Continue reading Planning Our Next Walt Disney World Trip!
Hello out there! It's another snow day in the south (at least we have actual snow for this one) so what better time to throw a movie on Netflix and do some blogging? I have joined a few Disney trip planning groups on Facebook, because I like to share my views, help newbies, and learn … Continue reading Top Disney Questions…Answered!
Happy New Year Disney fans! 2018 is coming in with a wallop with this cold weather. Am I right? As I get older, I become increasingly intolerant of the cold. So as usual, my thoughts turn to my favorite warm place-Disney! I wanted to muse on our Dis-related experiences in 2017 and look forward to … Continue reading Looking Back…And Ahead
Hi again! We're finishing up our trip report of Pandora: World of Avatar in Animal Kingdom. We visited back in August, only a few months after it opened to the public. Like I said in the first part of this post, we are not huge Avatar fans, but that didn't stop us from enjoying this … Continue reading Adventure in Pandora! Part Deux
Hello Disney fans! We just came back from our very first Disney cruise last week and, oh my goodness, was it incredible! (We will share every detail in an upcoming blog post, but stay with me here.) A few weeks before we were set to leave on this wondrous adventure, my husband and I were … Continue reading Halloween with Mickey at the Magic Kingdom: A Trip Report
We are gearing up for our next trip to Disney next week! We are at the 3 day mark, and that's when I begin to panic about remembering to pack everything (we forgot our trading pins on our last visit and I felt awful for our daughter, who had so much fun trading the time … Continue reading Our 3 Favorite Disney Eats
So far in our series of questions to ask yourself when planning a Disney vacation budget we've looked at: where you'll stay, when you'll travel, what kind of tickets you'll need and how you will get there. The next question we'll tackle is, "What will we eat while we're there and how do we afford … Continue reading Questions to Ask When Planning Your Disney Trip Budget: Part 5
When planning a Disney vacation there are so many questions that need to be answered when deciding on your budget. We feel that these questions are some of the most important factors in planning your vacation. We often talk about how nice it would be to be able to go at the drop of a … Continue reading 6 Questions to Ask When Making A Budget for Your Disney Trip: Part 1
Todd here. As our trip to Disney sneaks up on us,we can't believe we are less than a week out from leaving! What follows are five things that may be overlooked in your excitement, and cause you excess running around and stress right before your trip. Pet/ House-sitting. Have you confirmed with your neighbor … Continue reading Countdown to Disney!
One of the most important steps of trip planning is determining where to rest your weary bones after a long day (and night) at the parks.