Disney Vacation Planning

What to Wear to Universal Studios

What to Wear to Universal Studios

The last thing you want during your vacation to Universal Studios Orlando is for you (or your spouse or kids) to be uncomfortable. Wearing shoes that hurt, socks that cause blister, or anything that’s inappropriate for the weather is no fun. And Florida weather can […]

Best Tips on What Things to Pack for Universal Studios Orlando

Best Tips on What Things to Pack for Universal Studios Orlando

My daughter Rebecca and I just came back from our first visit to Universal Studios in Orlando. As usual, I did some right and some things not-so-right, so I thought my first post about the trip should be about what to pack and what to […]

Dining with the Princesses at Disney World

Dining with the Princesses at Disney World

If you’re planning a trip to Walt Disney World in the not-too-distant future, and really have your heart set on a character dining experience with some princesses, I have some bad news for you. At the time of this writing (November 2022), almost none of […]

Disney World Attractions Best Epcot Rides for Adults

Disney World Attractions Best Epcot Rides for Adults

I often see posts online where people ask if it’s “worth it” for adults to go to Disney World without any kids. Um … yes! Honestly, one of the best trips I had was when I went to Disney World with a friend of mine. […]

13 Best Quick Service Restaurants at Magic Kingdom [2022]

13 Best Quick Service Restaurants at Magic Kingdom [2022]

Are you planning a trip to Disney World soon and wondering about the best counter service locations at Magic Kingdom? There are plenty of different options throughout the park where you can a great meal and/or snack without needing reservations or spending much time before […]

12 Best Magic Kingdom Rides for Adults at Disney World (2022)

12 Best Magic Kingdom Rides for Adults at Disney World (2022)

Are you planning an adults-only Disney World trip and wondering if you should bother going to the Magic Kingdom? I get it. After all, it has a reputation for being the most kid-friendly Disney park. Maybe you’re wondering if you’d be bored — or worse, […]

The Best Bags for Disney World: Backpacks, Purses, and Sling Bags (2022)

The Best Bags for Disney World: Backpacks, Purses, and Sling Bags (2022)

If your family is spending the day at one of the Walt Disney World parks, you’re going to need plenty of stuff with you. How much stuff depends on your personality, how old your kids are, and your eating game plan for the day, among […]

Which Disney World Park Has the Most Rides [2022]

Which Disney World Park Has the Most Rides [2022]

There are lot of different reasons that people choose, or prefer, one Disney park over the other. But one common question that comes up, especially for Disney first-timers, is “Which park has the most rides?” And it makes sense. After all, you paid a lot […]

The Best Shorts to Wear to Disney World (for both men & women)

The Best Shorts to Wear to Disney World (for both men & women)

If you’re a regular reader here, you may already know that I prefer to wear sundresses for more than half the trip when I go to Disney World. And on the days when I do wear shorts, I don’t go out and special pair for […]

Best Baby Carrier for Disney World

Best Baby Carrier for Disney World

If you’re bringing a baby to Disney World, a baby carrier that you and your baby both very comfortable is a very useful item to bring along too. If you’re thinking to yourself, “Oh, we don’t need that, we’re bringing a stroller,” keep in mind […]