Category Archives: Disney

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Farewell Merchandise

IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth Farewell Merchandise 1 We all know Illuminations is coming to an end and with anything that ends at Disney it becomes emotional for some.  People want to hold onto memories and what better way to do that with merchandise of course.  In the recent Mickey Monitor-Summer 2019 (Passholder Magazine) they shared some of the upcoming merchandise. “Show your love for IllumiNations: Reflections of Earth and its dazzling 20-year run with t Continue Reading

Construction Update at Epcot~International Gateway

Construction Update at Epcot~International Gateway 8 Recently we visited Epcot and found some changes to the International Gateway entrance. If you are not familiar, the International Gateway entrance is in the World Showcase right near the France Pavilion. Guests staying at the Yacht and Beach Club, the Boardwalk Resort, and Swan and Dolphin can access Epcot through this back entrance. Upon walking towards the entrance from the Yacht and Beach Club, we found this t Continue Reading

Boozy Popsicles at Epcot

Boozy Popsicles at Epcot 18 The latest trend in adult beverages has hit Epcot, Cocktail Popsicles, or what I like to call Boozy Popsicles. When I heard about these, I headed straight to the Italy Pavilion to check them out. These Gourmet Popsicles can be found at this little cart in the Italy Pavilion. The Popsicles come in three flavors. Limoncello, Sparkling Strawberry, and Berry Sangria. We opted to try the Limoncello and Berry Sangria. Continue Reading

Mother’s Day Breakfast with Minnie Mouse Tsum Tsum Pancakes

Mother's Day Breakfast with Minnie Mouse Tsum Tsum Pancakes 22 With Mother’s Day coming this weekend, it’s time to start thinking of ways to spoil mom.  One great way is by making a magical breakfast in bed.  If your mom is a Disney fan, she is sure to love some Minnie Mouse Pancakes.  Check out this great recipe from Disney Family. Minnie Tsum Tsum Pancakes Serves 4 Ingredients PANCAKES: 1 cup self-rising flour 1/3 cup cocoa 1 tbsp baker’s sugar (super Continue Reading

How To Celebrate Mother’s Day at Walt Disney World

How To Celebrate Mother's Day at Walt Disney World 24 Mother’s Day is coming up this weekend and it’s time to start thinking about how you will celebrate your mom this weekend.  If you are at Walt Disney World, there are plenty of things to do with your mom. Let’s start at Disney Springs.  There are tons of great dining options to choose from at Disney Springs.   Some great places to dine at Disney Springs are Maria and Enzo’s for authe 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 30 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

A Hidden Adventure at Walt Disney World

A Hidden Adventure at Walt Disney World 31 As a local we are always looking for fun new adventures at Walt Disney World.  Things that are off the beaten path.  When we stay on Staycations at Walt Disney World, we focus on things outside of the parks.  Things that we don’t usually do and on our past visit to Fort Wilderness Resort and Campground we found a hidden gem that quickly became our families new favorite thing to do. Did you know you can ca Continue Reading

Walk Around the World Bricks Now Available Online

Walk Around the World Bricks Now Available Online 38 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

New Roundup Rodeo BBQ Restaurant Coming to Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

New Roundup Rodeo BBQ Restaurant Coming to Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios 43 From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Alex Dunlap Get yer lasso’s ready, cowpokes, because I’ve got some rootin’ tootin’ news for ya! There’s a brand-new table-service restaurant coming to Toy Story Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Upon entering Andy’s back yard, guests are magically transformed to the size of a toy, surrounded by toys and playsets scattered throughout the area. And soon, gue Continue Reading

Pirate Adventure Cruises

Pirate Adventure Cruises 44 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 47 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