Monthly Archives: June 2011

Disney’s Magical “Wishes” Brings Happy Tears

No visit to Magic Kingdom is complete without watching the Wishes fireworks. It’ll make the most hardened person cry. Jiminy Cricket’s words, Tinkerbell shooting across the night sky, and then the little kids angelic choir voices gets me every time. I’m … Continue reading

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Flyin’ with only Carry On Luggage

We returned at 2 am this morning from Disney, our first ever trip where we didn’t check luggage…. carried all onboard. Ordinarily, I plan my Disney vacations completely at least 180 days out (to get all character and other dining … Continue reading


Stay Onsite for Disney’s Extra Magic Hours

Why would anyone go to Disney and not stay at an onsite hotel? Staying at an onsite Disney hotel has many advantages. It gives you the ability to take the Disney’s Magical Express shuttle, the option to purchase the dining … Continue reading

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Campfire at the Grand Floridian

After a long day at the parks, there’s nothing better than a swim in the Canyon-themed waterslide pool at the Grand Floridian, and maybe a water game with a beach ball…. except maybe a marshmellow roast right on the beach. The … Continue reading

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