Celebrating Earth Day with Moana and Disney On Ice

When my kids were little, crafting was one of our favorite pastimes! They're much too old to be enticed by this now, but many of you have kiddos the perfect age to appreciate this activity. If you've seen the movie of the same name, you know that Moana loves the world around her and is… Continue reading Celebrating Earth Day with Moana and Disney On Ice

Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

While we were spending Spring Break at Universal Orlando Resort, Mini Me and I slipped away for a day to visit Epcot's International Flower & Garden Festival. It was fantastic! The weather was beautiful, the crowds were low, and Mini Me was the best companion ever! When she looks back on this day in the… Continue reading Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Disney World Vacation Countdown

I am seriously digging our new Disney World Vacation Countdown and am sharing step-by-step instructions so you can make your own. It couldn't be more simple! Materials Character digits download courtesy of DisneyCardstock PaperScissorsFoam BoardFramePaint and paintbrushTacks or nails or hooks for hanging Steps Print your character digits on quality card stock paper.Cut neatly.Cut your… Continue reading Disney World Vacation Countdown

The Hollywood Brown Derby, Hollywood Studios

For our Thanksgiving Day meal, we dined at The Hollywood Brown Derby in Disney's Hollywood Studios. An authentic replica of the famous Brown Derby in Hollywood, CA - known for fine food, good times, and glamorous company - the restaurant exquisitely captures the golden age of Hollywood. As you step inside, the wood-paneled atmosphere is… Continue reading The Hollywood Brown Derby, Hollywood Studios

Tiffins Restaurant, Animal Kingdom

Located on Discovery River, near the entrance of Pandora - The World of Avatar in Disney's Animal Kingdom is Tiffins Restaurant. This signature dining experience is one that is often overlooked, but well deserving of a visit. Inspired by the world travels of the park's creators including retiring veteran Imagineer Joe Rohde, the interior is… Continue reading Tiffins Restaurant, Animal Kingdom

Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

For our Thanksgiving visit, we stayed at Disney's Caribbean Beach Resort. Having grown up in the islands, I'm particularly drawn to tropical themes and love seeing how others interpret them. At Caribbean Beach Resort, I was taken with the pastel hues and lush landscaping. I don't know that I was transported back to The Bahamas,… Continue reading Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort

Thanksgiving at Disney – COVID Precautions

Since March, we've been very selective about which stores we visit, how we shop for groceries, which restaurants we patronize, and places we visit. For our annual Thanksgiving trip, I knew a vacation to Walt Disney World would check all of our personal boxes for safety. So what's different at Walt Disney World? And is… Continue reading Thanksgiving at Disney – COVID Precautions

A Twinkle of Holiday Magic

We'll be at Disney World during the holidays and were keeping all our fingers and toes crossed that Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party and EPCOT's Candlelight Processional might happen. Unfortunately, these events are taking a hiatus, but Disney World plans to infuse a twinkle of holiday magic throughout the parks and resorts to make visits… Continue reading A Twinkle of Holiday Magic