Tag Archives: Grand Floridian

Grand Floridian Greeter Richard

Grand Floridian Greeter Richard 1 With the passing of this beloved man, I thought I’d share an article that Susanne did on him awhile back, in his honor.  God bless you Richard! ~M   We often talk about the special touches that keep us coming back to Disney year after year, and the Cast Members often play a big part in that experience. If you’ve ever been to the Grand Floridian Resort, you may have walked right by a Disney legend and Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Birthday Magic & Reflection

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Birthday Magic & Reflection 2 Happy Wednesday Everyone, and Happy Valentine’s Day!  This weeks update is full of magic with some real talk mixed in and I can’t wait to share it with you! Let’s get chatting! On Saturday, we went to Animal Kingdom for their family media day.  It was packed full of people, as media from all over was there.  We were given Fastpasses and were sure to use them for the rides in Pandora. As locals Continue Reading

Victoria & Alberts, On The List

Victoria & Alberts, On The List 11 The Disney restaurant that tops most bucket lists, Victoria & Alberts, has been named the No.2 fine dining restaurant in the U.S. by Trip Advisor. Located in Walt Disney World’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, Victoria & Alberts is a AAA Five-Diamond Award winning restaurant, AAA’s highest accolade, an honor bestowed on few in the industry. According to the Orlando Sentinel, ‘winners were determine Continue Reading

TMSM’s Adventures in Florida Living ~ Finding the Words

TMSM's Adventures in Florida Living ~ Finding the Words 13 It’s Wednesday, and truthfully, I was dreading writing this weeks Florida living blog. The past few days have been so horrible here in Orlando, as you know, and I’ve been having a hard time finding the right words to express myself and also share updates with our readers. When there’s a tragedy of any kind, I always try to be respectful of the situation, but it’s not always easy to find a Continue Reading

Update on the Gator Attack at the Grand Floridian Tuesday Night

Update on the Gator Attack at the Grand Floridian Tuesday Night 14 Late last night we had to deliver the horrendous news that a two year old was attacked and taken away by a gator on the Grand Floridian beach. I stayed awake as long as I could to see updates, and this morning, authorities say they still have not located the child. Here’s what we know from WESH News in Orlando~ Hours after an alligator grabbed a 2-year-old boy and dragged him into the Seven Seas Lagoon at Continue Reading

My Disney Girl’s Perfectly Princess Tea Party a Special Treat for Little Ones – and Parents, Grandparents

My Disney Girl’s Perfectly Princess Tea Party a Special Treat for Little Ones – and Parents, Grandparents 15 From Pam Brandon, Disney Parks Food Writer and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. What little girl wouldn’t love to be Princess for a day? We had the very special treat of a Sunday morning at the My Disney Girl’s Perfectly Princess Tea Party at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, accompanying two very special little girls, Hazel and Lucy, to experience first-hand the joys and sweetness of an old-fashio Continue Reading

Behind the Scenes: Decorating Easter Eggs at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Behind the Scenes: Decorating Easter Eggs at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa 16 From Rachel Brent, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Recently, I was invited to take a behind-the-scenes look at the hard work and artistry that goes into creating the beautiful chocolate Easter eggs displayed at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. I am so egg-cited to be able to give Disney Parks Blog readers a peek at the magic behind the scen Continue Reading

Enjoy Breakfast or Brunch With Royalty at Cítricos at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Enjoy Breakfast or Brunch With Royalty at Cítricos at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa 25 From Rachel Brent, Food & Beverage Marketing Communications Coordinator and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. Recently, I was invited to dine with royalty at Cinderella’s Dining at Cítricos—Breakfast and Brunch with the Disney Princesses at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. I’m excited to share my experience with you! The magical experience begins with a photo opportunity with none other than Continue Reading

Get Your ‘Princess’ On with New Perfectly Prepared Princess Package

Get Your ‘Princess’ On with New Perfectly Prepared Princess Package 26 From Get Your ‘Princess’ On with New Perfectly Prepared Princess Package and posted on the Disney Parks Blog. We recently shared on the Disney Parks Blog an enchanting new dining offering fit for a princess at Citricos at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. So now modern day princesses can be prepped and ready for this regal celebration with a royal makeover – conveniently located at the Ivy Trel Continue Reading

Which Disney Resort Is For You?

Which Disney Resort Is For You? 30 The Disney Parks Blog created this graphic with a series of question to determine which resort is best for you.  There are only 4 resorts to choose from, they are: Disney’s Contemporary Resort Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa Disney’s Polynesian Resort Disney’s Wilderness Lodge I’m sure a lot of people could just pick one of those as their resort, but with this graphic by a Continue Reading

Exquisite Easter Eggs on Display April 4-22 at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa

Exquisite Easter Eggs on Display April 4-22 at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa 31 The life-size Christmas gingerbread house is legendary at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa, but we can’t wait for the 3rd annual Easter egg display in the spacious lobby with springtime edible works of art, this year April 4 – 22. Under the guidance of Master pastry Chef Erich Herbitschek, the pastry team at the Grand hand-paints the enormous eggs (16 to 20 inches tall) with tinted cocoa butter to Continue Reading