Why Give the Gift of a Disney Vacation?

It’s Christmas Morning, your little ones wake in the wee morning hours. Excitement fills the air as they rush down the stairs to see presents galore. Wonder, delight, and amazement are some of the joys of watching your children open their gifts on Christmas Day! Why not expand their joy and give the gift of…

Disney For All Children

While travel is my passion, many don’t know that I also have a passion for teaching.  I teach in a self contained classroom for children with special needs. They are 3, 4, and 5 years old and have varying needs including cognitive and developmental delays such as autism. So, when the parent of a former…

Jedi Training: Trials of the Temple

Does your youngling want to join the Jedi in defeating the evils of the Dark Side?? At Disney’s Hollywood Studios, Jedi Knights are gathering recruits daily and teaching them how to use the Force to wield lightsabers in ancient Jedi Temples to help defeat the Dark Side. Younglings who wish to participate in the Jedi…

Epcot’s Candlelight Processional Celebrity Narrator Line Up

The popular Candlelight Processional has returned to Epcot for the holiday season.  Each night there is a celebrity narrator re-telling the Christmas Story in words and music with a mass choir and live orchestra. Here is the list of celebrity narrators for this year’s upcoming dates… 1-3 – Whoopi Goldberg 4-5 – Pat Sajak 6-8 –…

Top 5 Holiday Happenings at Universal Studios Orlando and Walt Disney World

Christmas in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter- now through January 6, 2018. Diagon Alley, London, and Hogsmeade are transformed with festive decorations, treats and special entertainment. And as the stars begin to shine, a stunning projection wraps Hogwarts castle in sparkling holiday spirit. Grinchmas at Universal’s Islands of Adventure This annual holiday celebration is…

How to Maximize the Value of Your Dining Plan

You’ve booked your dining plan! Now off to Walt Disney World to enjoy all the wonderful food options Disney has to offer. While, the dining plans save you money, you want to make sure you are maximizing your value. Let’s take a look at the dining plan options: Disney’s Quick Service Dining Plan (per person,…

Benefits of Booking a Back to Back Cruise

Many cruisers have never thought of combining 2 cruises.  But for most, a 3 or 4 night cruise isn’t quite long enough.  So why not take a 3 and 4 night cruise together to give a 7 night cruise? Here are a few benefits of taking a “Back to Back” cruise: Traveling to port for…

Staying Club Level at Walt Disney World

When staying Club Level at a Walt Disney World Resort, you will not only have access to knowledgeable and attentive staff but also some luxury amenities. Robes, turndown service with chocolates, extra toiletries, and newspapers are typical Club Level amenities.  The concierge desk just for Club Level guests is another plus.  These cast members are…

Universal Sweet Tooth Must-Visit

A savory meal, the most appealing sweet treats you’ve seen, and a “steam punk” feel inside is what you can expect at the Toothsome Chocolate Emporium & Savory Feast Kitchen, located at Universal City Walk at Universal Orlando Resort. There is no doubt the food is good but what we’re really there for is the…

runDisney 411

Do you love running and Disney? With runDisney, you can combine your love of running and a Disney vacation into a runcation. Plus you will receive the best bling once you have completed your races! runDisney races are fun-filled with character meet and greets, D.J’s, cheerleaders, and many more to cheer runners to the finish…