Disney Vacation Planning

The Best Rain Ponchos & Jackets for Disney World

The Best Rain Ponchos & Jackets for Disney World

If you’re planning a trip to Disney World (especially during the summer months), you might be so concerned about the heat that you forget about the rain. But the truth is, it’s very likely that you’ll get at least a little rain — if not […]

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 […]

Must-Haves to Pack for Universal Studios Orlando

Must-Haves 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 […]

6 Restaurants with Princess Character Dining at Disney World

6 Restaurants with Princess Character Dining 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

13 Best Quick Service Restaurants at Magic Kingdom

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

12 Best Magic Kingdom Rides for Adults at Disney World

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, […]

Best Bags for Disney World: Backpacks, Purses, Sling Bags

Best Bags for Disney World: Backpacks, Purses, Sling Bags

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

Which Disney World Park Has the Most Rides

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 men & women

The Best Shorts to Wear to Disney World: for 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 […]