Author Archives: Susanne

Mickey Pie Pops

Mickey Pie Pops 1 Happy Pi Day! What better way to celebrate than with Mickey Pie Pops? These are super easy to make and are delicious. Although the recipe calls for cherry filling, you can use your favorite or better yet, use what is in season! This recipe is courtesy of Disney Family. Ingredients 1 tablespoon flour 1 box refrigerated pie crust 2.5″ circle cookie cutter 1″ circle cookie cutter 20 lollipop sticks 1 can (21 oun Continue Reading

Listen: John Williams Creating New Score for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Listen: John Williams Creating New Score for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge 3 We’ve heard little bits and pieces of the song before, but today, Disney released a four minute, 55 second song by John Williams titled, “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Symphonic Suite” and as we expected, it’s nothing short of  amazing! This song was created specifically for Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge along with other new and original scores for the land by Williams. John Williams is a Continue Reading

Walk Around the World Bricks Now Available Online

Walk Around the World Bricks Now Available Online 4 Last month, we told you about the upcoming changes to the guest entrance areas of Magic Kingdom and the Transportation and Ticket Center, which included removal of the Walk Around the World commemorative bricks. At that time, the bricks were only available at a kiosk at the Marketplace Co-Op, so if you didn’t have an trip to Walt Disney World planned, you were out of luck! Now you are in luck, because the bri Continue Reading

Pirate Adventure Cruises

Pirate Adventure Cruises 9 Ahoy Mateys! If you are looking for an adventure on the high seas for your young buccaneers, we have just the activity that will put them right in the middle of the action. Available at Walt Disney World, the Pirate Adventure Cruises are a swashbuckling good time that will bring out the sea dog in the best of them! The Pirate Adventure Cruises sets sail daily and takes kids ages 4-12 on a pirate adventure in search Continue Reading

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World

Sneak Peek Inside the Gondolas at Walt Disney World 12 Called the “most magical flight on Earth” by Dean Huspen, a principal architect with Walt Disney Imagineering, Disney gave a construction update and a sneak peek inside the gondolas yesterday. Opening later this fall, the Disney Skyliner, a system of 300 gondolas, will become the ‘monorails of the air’ according to the Orlando Sentinel. While in testing, the gondolas are wrapped in plastic f Continue Reading

Gone But Not Forgotten: Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride

Gone But Not Forgotten: Mr. Toad's Wild Ride 14 All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them – Walt Disney As one of the Magic Kingdom’s opening day attractions, Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride was modeled after the Disneyland version with one difference; two separate boarding areas which allowed the vehicles to travel on separate tracks. This created a slightly different ride and scenes to pas through depending on the boarding location. If bo Continue Reading

Walt Disney World Summer Packages Announced

Walt Disney World Summer Packages Announced 15 This morning, Disney released some great deals that are guaranteed to make your summer more magical! Some of the deals even include FREE dining and great offers for Passholders! Check them out! Get a free quote here – SAVOR SUMMER WITH FREE MEALS This summer, enjoy a little extra flavor during a fun-filled stay that’s sure to delight little ones and grown-ups alike. You can recei Continue Reading

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Dates Announced! Tickets on sale!

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party Dates Announced! Tickets on sale! 17 It’s never too early to think about Christmas! Especially Christmas at Disney! Today, the much anticipated dates for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party were announced and tickets are now available! Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party takes place from 7:00 PM to midnight on the following dates in 2019: November: 8, 11, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, 22 and 24 December: 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19 Continue Reading

New Dole Whip Treats

New Dole Whip Treats 19 If the famed Dole Whip and Dole Whip Float aren’t enough for you, Disney Springs is taking it to a whole new level! We’re talking Dole Whip mimosas! Starting Saturday, May 20, 2019, Wine Bar George is debuting it’s first ever wine country brunch. The star of the brunch will be the Dole Whip mimosa that is made with pineapple juice, moscato and prosecco. In addition to the mimosa, they will also b Continue Reading

Raglan Road Review #disneysprings

Raglan Road Review #disneysprings 21 On our last visit to Disney, we had the pleasure of dining at one of our all-time favorite restaurants at Disney Springs, Raglan Road. If you’ve never been before, let me fill you in. Raglan Road is Orlando’s only authentic Irish pub. It was built entirely in Ireland, disassembled, shipped to Orlando, and rebuilt in Disney Springs. The bars are 130 years old! This family-friendly establishment serves up classic Continue Reading

Vegan at Disney? YES!

Vegan at Disney? YES! 29 An important part of any visit to Walt Disney World, at least for me and my family, is FOOD! We love to try new things and places, but this can be a challenge for someone with a restricted diet, such as vegans. Never fear! Disney heard and now has options to accommodate. Just this week, Walt Disney World added a vegan, plant-based skillet to the dinner menu at Whispering Canyon Cafe at Wilderness Lodge Resort.  As Continue Reading