Author Archive for TheDisneyMomPenny

PirateMomPenny enjoys helping others plan their Disney vacations. She also loves to share how her family enjoys their Disney vacations at ScoutingWDW and i {heart} wdw “Born and raised in the south, I now live in central New Jersey. My family delights in homeschooling, bookclun, and ministry work. My son and I are active members of our local church and enjoy camping with the Boy Scouts of America. We believe everyday is a day to celebrate and if you visit our kitchen, you will find us putting sprinkles on everything from pancakes to ice cream! Between baseball games and scouting trips, we enjoy dreaming about our next Disney vacation.

2016 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Dates

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2016 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Dates Released The dates have been released for Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party. My family loves this party! We particularly enjoy seeing the Magic Kingdom decked out with the fall decorations and…

Document Your Disney Photos

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HOW TO DOCUMENT YOUR DISNEY PHOTOS AFTER YOUR MAGICAL VACATION 6 months and a few thousand dollars. That’s how long and how much it took to plan my family’s first magical trip to Walt Disney World. We enjoyed every minute of…

Learning about Disney Before and During Your Vacation

Animal Kingdom's new Wilderness Explorer Activity Guides overlap many scout electives & requirements in nature & animal study.

Learning about Disney Before and During Your Vacation As a homeschooling mom, I am constantly looking for opportunities to educate. I appreciate how easy it is to fold Disney into our everyday learning opportunities as we prepare for our upcoming…

Touring the Disney World Gingerbread Houses

Touring the Disney World Gingerbread Houses

Touring the Disney World Gingerbread Houses during the holiday season is a perfect way to experience more of the magic Disney has to offer. With four gingerbread creations and one candy-coated miniature village, these sensational holiday decorations are worth carving out a…

5+ Ways to Plan a Magical Disney Little Mermaid Trip

10 ways to plan a Disney Little Mermaid Trip - Discover how Disney World offers princess lovers lots of fairy tale magic throughout the Resorts and Parks. |iheartwdw.com Click through to see all the tips.

5+ Ways to Plan a Magical Disney Little Mermaid Trip Do you have a Little Mermaid fan in your family? Plan a trip for your princess lover and include lots of fairy tale magic available throughout the Walt Disney World Resorts…

Disney’s Unique Offer Codes

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Your family may be able to save money on their Disney vacation…and you may not know it! Disney’s Unique Offer codes are emailed or mailed to random Guests several times throughout the year. Often times, these offers are forgotten or overlooked…

Keeping cool during your Disney trip this summer!

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We are visiting Walt Disney World this June and plan to use these tips to keep cool.   Because the temperatures will average in the 90’s during the summer in Orlando, I’m thinking of ways to keep my family cool…

2015 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

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  In 2015, Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party will be held on 25 nights throughout the months of September, October and November. During these specially-ticketed events the Magic Kingdom comes alive with holiday decorations, special entertainment and tons of fun! MNSSHP is…

Yummy Taco Salad at Tortuga Tavern

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When I traveled to the Magic Kingdom earlier this year for a mid-winter break, I was on the search for my favorite quick service meal…a fresh Taco Salad. According to Cast Members, when Tortuga Tavern opens in April for the…

Disney announces plans for the “Coolest Summer Ever”

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This past week, Walt Disney World Resorts announced their kick off plans for the “Coolest Summer Ever”. Beginning with a special event on May 22-23, Disney guests will enjoy 24 hours of non-stop fun at the Magic Kingdom. From 6…