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Disney Children’s Activity Centers get New Programming at two locations

There’s some unique new fun coming to two Children’s Activity Centers at Walt Disney World®Resort. Beginning December 4, 2015, at the Sandcastle Club at Disney’s Beach Club and Lilo’s Playhouse at Disney’s Polynesian Resort, kids 3-12 will be able to enjoy activities similar to the award-winning programming onboard Disney Cruise Line. These supervised centers will […]

Tasty Tuesday – Biergarten Restaurant Review

Biergarten Restaurant Review by Guest Blogger Jenn Paul-Koch Whether you’re a Disney veteran or going on your very first trip, food can be a big part of the fun. In our case, we are Disney veterans and all around food lovers!  Planning our Disney meals is something we talk about throughout the year and ADR […]

Villains’ Sinister Soiree: A Wicked Takeover of Cinderella Castle

Villains’ Sinister Soiree: A Wicked Takeover of Cinderella Castle at the Walt Disney World® Resort. Villains’ Sinister Soiree: A Wicked Takeover of Cinderella Castle is the perfect way to add even more treats to Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party in the Magic Kingdom Park at the Walt Disney World Resort. Each Guest who has purchased both a ticket […]

Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights

What’s the story behind the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios?     The display started in Arkansas in 1986 when Jennings Osborne and his family set up an elaborate collection of holiday lights at his home. The display grew bigger every year, and by 1993, was lit for 35 days during […]

Star Wars Weekends – Part 2

One of the things I anticipated most about attending a Star Wars Weekend at Disney’s Hollywood Studios was going to special character meet-n-greet opportunities!  It was great fun, but I have to say that I’m glad that I was by myself on a research trip rather than with my family.  I learned some very important […]

Star Wars Weekends — Part 1

  Star Wars Weekends – you will never find a more wretched hive of scum and villainy. We must be cautious… Oh, wait. That’s Mos Eisley Spaceport. Sorry. Not everyone is a Star Wars fan, and you don’t have to be a Star Wars fan in order to enjoy spending time at Disney’s Hollywood Studios […]

Tom Sawyer Island

In all the years that I’ve been helping people with their Disney World vacations, there is an attraction at the Magic Kingdom that I’ve never had anyone request as a “must do” attraction. This attraction is also one that I insist on working into people’s itineraries if they have kids in the 3 – 10 […]

One Little Spark Can Start A Fire!

Two things that occured at the Destination D event at Disney World really got me thinking. First, there was the announcement that the Enchanted Tiki Room: Under New Management is going to be converted into something that very closely resembles the original Tiki Room Tropical Serenade.  If you read my previous blog post on the […]