Author Archive for Mike Ellis

Do You Dream about Disney?

A little over a year ago, my family was fortunate enough to be able to take a long weekend and travel to Walt Disney World for the 40th Anniversary celebration, as well as the start of the Epcot International Food…

The Disney Moms: Getting Ready for the Food & Wine Festival!

  Last year, my family was blessed to be able to make a long weekend out of a school teacher workday, and we were able to attend the opening day of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, as well…

My favorite Walt Disney World Memories

When it comes to Walt Disney World, the thing that really impresses upon me the most is the memories that my family creates each and every trip.  I wanted to take the time this month to share with you the…

Ask The Disney Moms – Alcohol at the Magic Kingdom and beyond

Here at The Disney Moms, we have started a new feature on the site called “Ask The Disney Moms.”  If you have a question about Disney, we invite you to ask it here!  Just click on this link, or navigate…

A Non-Character Restaurant with Character: Biergarten!

My Dreams of Disney

The Germany Pavilion is home to some very unique experiences, but one thing that I have found is a can’t miss experience is taking in a dinner at the Biergarten Restaurant!  Take a look as we explore what makes this…

Character Dining: Princess Storybook Dining at Akershus

Princess Storybook Dining at the Akershus Royal Banquet Hall over at Norway in Epcot’s World Showcase is one of our favorite dining locations on property.  We have taken Sophie there for her birthday twice, and overall, Sophie and Cindy have eaten…

Raising the next generation of Disney Fans

The Disney Moms

I’ve been coming to Walt Disney World since I was 11 years old; my first trip was with my Grandma, Grandpa, Mom, and Sister in 1979.  What I learned on that first trip was that the memories you create at…

Traveling to Disney with Multiple Generations

Posing at Akershus with Sleeping Beauty

Hello, and thank you for joining me again on The Disney Moms!  We all hope that you are enjoying all the information that we are presenting to you today, and that you keep coming back.  If there is anything that…

What to Expect at a Character Dining Experience

Breakfast with Goofy

Breakfast with Mickey Mouse or lunch with Cinderella might just be the culinary highlight of your child’s vacation – especially if they know what to expect! Breakfast with Goofy

Sophie’s favorite Character Dining locations

The Garden Grill Restaurant

When it comes to dining at Walt Disney World, there are a ton of great locations to enjoy some awesome food!  But when you ask my 10 year old daughter Sophie, the best locations are the ones that have character…