Tag Archive: Disney family travel

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party 2019

If you’re traveling to Walt Disney World this Fall, you will have the opportunity to attend a fun and not-so-scary Halloween event at the Magic Kingdom. This annual spooktacular celebration runs for 36 nights this year, from August 16-November 1. The Magic Kingdom closes to the public at 6:00 PM on the days the party is offered. Mickey’s Not So…
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31 Disney Tips for Your Disney World Trip – Tip 1: Book at Least 181 Days in Advance

I want you to have the most magical trip ever and that is why I cannot stress this tip enough. You must book your trip at least 181 days in advance, if possible! This tip is specifically for guests who plan to dine at table-service restaurants throughout the Walt Disney World Resort. Advance Dining Reservations for table-service restaurants (and quick-service reservations for Be Our Guest)…
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15 Tips for a Drama-Free Disney Vacation

Traveling to Walt Disney World is one of the greatest pleasures your family will ever experience. Days spent together having fun and being away from the stresses of life are some of the best you can imagine. Still, things can go wrong. After all, kids get tired and hungry, parents get frustrated, plans fall through. Believe me, I’ve been there…
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Disney Fun: Playing Fairy Godmother

Traveling to Disney with Aleyah and McKinley is so much fun. No matter how many times I have visited Walt Disney World, I get to relive first reactions to all things Disney during our trips. Seeing everything through new eyes makes me very happy and being able to share these times with them is priceless. One of the most fun things…
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Tips for a Successful Disney Trip

Traveling to Walt Disney World is one of the greatest pleasures your family will ever experience. Days spent together having fun and being away from the stresses of life are some of the best you can imagine. Still, things can go wrong. Afterall, kids get tired and hungry, parents get frustrated, plans fall through. Believe me, I’ve been there and…
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Grateful Tuesday – The Crowder Family

It’s Grateful Tuesday, and if you have been following me for a while you know that, to me, the human element is such an important part of my daily life. Whether it is people I meet during my travels to Disney or people I get to meet as a result of my job, it amazes me how my life and the…
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The Family that Vacations Together…

For nearly fifteen years, our family has been going to Walt Disney World for our family vacations. In the memories of those visits is where my greatest happiness can be found. In the early years when we could not afford to fly our family of 5 to Orlando, we hopped into our jam-packed minivan with a full Thule on top and headed…
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I Am Edna's Daughter

This Sunday, September 21, we will celebrate World Gratitude Day and, just like you, I have many things in my life for which I am grateful. At the top of my list, and therefore my logical topic for today, is my mom. My mother is a wonderful woman. The eldest of ten children, her focus has always been on family…
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December Trip Planning, Part 1: Rethinking ADRs

I have been in the planning stages for our December trip to Walt Disney World for a while now. Previously, there were 5 of us making the trip, all adults, and that was me, my hubby, my mom, my son and his girlfriend. It was only recently that I found out that the plans for our adult-only trip would change….
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