Planning a Disney vacation isn’t something you do in a flash on a quiet Sunday afternoon. It takes time and preparation to have the most *MAGICAL* time possible. Having that *MAGICAL* time includes not sweating the small stuff like worrying about your house, your money situation, travel hassles, or any myriad of other issues that can arise without proper planning. This Ultimate Disney Vacation Planning Timeline not only includes all the tasks you will need to complete to make the Disney part of your trip practically perfect, it also includes all the minute tasks to make the trip as easy and hassle-free as possible.
THERE’S AN APP FOR THAT! As with all other aspects of our daily lives, there are lots of smartphone apps to not only plan and make the most of our Disney vacation but also to keep the Disney spirit alive when we are home. Here is a list of the Best Walt Disney World Smartphone Apps: Read More
Are you looking for a way to add some extra magic to your Walt Disney World vacation? Maybe you have some down time between FastPass+ selections or Advanced Dining Reservations? Why not involve the entire family in a fun scavenger hunt throughout the parks of Walt Disney World?
Walt Disney World is a big place… A VERY BIG PLACE. On a typically vacation you will walk as much as 20,000 steps a day. If you haven’t trained your body for that kind of punishment, you will be sorry by Day 2 when your feet will be screaming their revolt. Read More
It’s no secret that Disney vacations can be expensive. However, with proper budgeting you can manage those expenses throughout the trip planning process. This includes an honest assessment of all the budget categories you need to consider. Remember, there’s more to budgeting for a Disney vacation than airfare, accommodations and food. Read More
Choosing a resort hotel when staying at Walt Disney World will not only be one of the biggest parts of your vacation budget, it will also be one of the biggest make-or-break parts of your vacation. We all know that if your resort accommodations don’t meet your expectations then it can ruin your whole vacation. Read More
Anytime between June and November, there is typically a hurricane out there with its sites set on a Disney Destination. Whether it’s Walt Disney World, Disney’s Hilton Head Island Resort, a Disney Cruise Line port-of-call or Disney’s Aulani Resort & Spa, any of these storms can put a big crimp in your vacation plans. Read More
The waiting has begun for thousands of Disney freaks who aspire to be a member of the Class of 2019 of the Disney Parks Moms Panel. As the first round of applications come to a close, I can’t help but think back on my journey to the Disney Parks Moms Panel Class of 2014. Read More
When you are a Disney fan you are used to doing a lot of waiting. You book your Disney vacation then you wait… You make your Advanced Dining Reservations then you wait… You make your FastPass+ selections then you wait… This process of waiting is lovingly called the “Disney Waiting Dance”.
Next week one of the biggest volleyball tournaments in the world will begin in Orlando. Over 26,000 athletes along with their parents, siblings, coaches and fans from across the United States (and even the world) will be converging for two weeks of sun, fun and volleyball at AAU Volleyball Junior Nationals. This means hundreds of thousands of people will be looking for fun things to do in Orlando.