The Perfect Age To Take Your Child To Walt Disney World

So, you want to know the perfect age to take your children to Walt Disney World because you don’t want to miss that perfect window of opportunity or waste money on a vacation they may not remember. People ask me all the time, “What is the perfect age to take our kids to Walt Disney World?” And I say, “Six.” Six is perfect. She still loves princesses and not afraid to meet one. He can join in the swashbuckling fun of playing pirate with Captain Jack Sparrow. They can ride Toy Story Mania and Haunted Mansion for the perfect kid-sized Continue reading The Perfect Age To Take Your Child To Walt Disney World

My Last Meal At Disney Would Be….

The buffet at EPCOT’s Biergarten. And it often is! Our family likes to save the best for last! This post is part of the Wordless Wednesday Blog Hop sponsored by Focused On The Magic and Disney Day By Day. You can play, too or just hop along and find inspiration for YOUR next trip!    

Should You Brave The Holiday Season Crowds? Abso-Mickey-Lutely!

It’s not too late! There are still rooms available during the Christmas Holiday Season (early November – first week of January) at Walt Disney World. Should you go? Yes! Abso-Mickey-lutely! Without a doubt, the holiday season is my favorite time at the World. The Christmas decorations are up. The weather is dryer. And the crowds can be at a minimum. My birthday happens to fall in the first week of December, so for my 40th my husband suggested we go. We had been at various other times of the year, but never for my birthday. We were homeschooling our daughter, Continue reading Should You Brave The Holiday Season Crowds? Abso-Mickey-Lutely!

9 Ways To Make Sure Your Large Party Has A Magical Time!

Walt Disney World is the perfect place for a family reunion or for a few families in your neighborhood to meet for a magical time. There’s something for all ages, making it the most popular vacation destination in the world with 52 million visitors each year. But how to coordinate such an endeavor? Follow these simple steps! Pick A Team Captain – If you’re reading this post, I’m going to assume that you’ll make the perfect team captain. Every large group needs a leader and because you’re the Disney enthusiast it should be you! One person to organize and pull all Continue reading 9 Ways To Make Sure Your Large Party Has A Magical Time!

To Use An Authorized Disney Vacation Planner…. Or Not?

Hi. I’m Maureen. And I am a control freak. (There. It’s out there. You all know my dirty, little secret.) I have planned vacations to Walt Disney World since the early ’80s. Oh, who am I kidding? I orchestrated trips earlier than that, dragging my family around from ride to ride because my parents knew I had studied and honed my skills since first visiting the park the year it opened. My grandparents took my sister and I, just months after the grand opening. And they stood there, befuddled with how to use the ticket books. We were wasting valuable ride time and Continue reading To Use An Authorized Disney Vacation Planner…. Or Not?

While You Were Sleeping ….Disney Created A Little Holiday Magic

How to go from Halloween to Christmas on one minute flat? With a little Disney magic…….you can! Watch the video below to witness some of Disney’s holiday magic that happens while you sleep! YouTube. (2012, November 13). Time lapse video: Magic Kingdom Park Decorated For The Holidays .  www.youtube.com/watch?v=HtA6TMACX0k&feature