Category: Walt Disney World

Free Disney Dining Plan: the good, the bad and the hungry

Free Disney Dining Plan: the good, the bad and the hungry

It’s that time of year again. The time when rumors start to fly, speculations start to brew and tension runs high. Everyone and their brother in the Disney universe starts to wonder when will Walt Disney World release the free dining plan.

Grand Floridian Walt Disney World Resort Review

Grand Floridian Walt Disney World Resort Review

The Grand Floridian Resort and Spa at Walt Disney World borders Seven Seas Lagoon, rising from the beach with white walls, balconies and in the Victorian era style of architecture. From the beaches of the resort you can see the fireworks shows at Magic Kingdom, […]

Single Parent Travel: Tips for the solo parent

Single Parent Travel: Tips for the solo parent

Let’s be real, if there’s anyone who needs to be able to take a break from “real life”, its single parents. Whether you’re a single mom, dad or guardian and are raising a child(or children) alone, you must be one tough cookie. Maybe Raising kids is hard. Raising them by yourself is harder. So why is it, then, that single parents tend to shy away from traveling? (more…)

Castaway Cay: A guide to Disney’s private Island

Castaway Cay: A guide to Disney’s private Island

  If you’re lucky enough to be going on a Disney Cruise to the Caribbean, then you may be lucky enough to port at Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay. Castaway Cay day was probably our favorite day on our whole cruise. We love nature and exploring […]

Disney Cruise Line Tips for Total Beginners

Disney Cruise Line Tips for Total Beginners

Getting Started on your First Disney Cruise So we just got back from our first Disney Cruise. Let me start by saying, it was amazing! If you haven’t been on one before, its time to put it on your bucket list. It was mine and […]

Rivers of Light at Animal Kingdom

Rivers of Light at Animal Kingdom

Totally worth it. The wait for Rivers of Light is over! Finally! Let me just start by saying that the wait for Rivers of Light at Animal Kingdom in Walt Disney World has been a difficult one. What was originally supposed to be an opening of April last year(2016), which was then moved to May….and then moved to who knows when, we thought FOR SURE that it would be available for us to see during our long WDW trip in September. Nope….not this time. (more…)

Kid-Friendly Drinks at Walt Disney World to help you Beat the Heat

Kid-Friendly Drinks at Walt Disney World to help you Beat the Heat

If you’re like most people, you will be visiting Walt Disney World when its hot. Even as I write this post in January, the high today is 85. Which isn’t terrible, but factor in humidity and who knows how hot it will feel. Fast forward […]

Guide to Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts

Guide to Epcot’s International Festival of the Arts

With the announcement of Epcot’s newest festival came quite a bit of chatter. While some people grumbled that Epcot would be in a constant state of hosting festivals, others embraced it. Personally, we loved the idea as we found it to be pretty consistent with […]

Meeting Anna and Elsa at Royal Sommerhus in Norway at Epcot

Meeting Anna and Elsa at Royal Sommerhus in Norway at Epcot

With the addition of the new Frozen Ever After Ride in Epcot, many Frozen fans were left wondering where they could meet Anna and Elsa. While the entire re-imagining of Norway is still a hot button issue for some Disney fans, I personally am glad they were moved into Royal Sommerhus. Not only does it provide a much better experience for meeting these two royals, designating their own unique space much like we see in Ariel’s Grotto in Fantasyland, but it also has dramatically decreased wait times, which in my book is always a good thing.  (more…)