Food on a Budget in Disney


When my family and I go to Disney we like to spend a little extra money and get the moderate resort and the extra days in the park with the park hopper. Because of that we are often looking to…

Headed To Animal Kingdom? Here Is What NOT To Miss! (4:5)

Family at Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom, in my opinion, is a park that is too often overlooked by visitors. It is SO much more than a zoo, and if planned correctly, the entire park can be easily experienced in one day. There are six…

Food Allergies at Disney.


My oldest son was diagnosed with a severe tree nut allergy when he was just two years old. Because food allergy reactions can come on quickly and can be life threatening, we choose to read food labels on everything we…

T-Rex Cafe: A Roaring Good Time

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One of my favorite restaurants from our Disney trip last year was the T-Rex Cafe.  Located in the Downtown Disney Marketplace, this is definitely a fun restaurant for kids of all ages, but especially for the toddler set.  From the…

Character Dining Budget Buster

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I’m pretty good about sticking to a plan and resisting impulse buys. The kids know that if it’s not on the weekly shopping list, they’re not getting that package of cookies we don’t need. Well, truth be told, I have…

Disney Reading, Writing, and Arithmetic

Welcome to my Back to School edition! Now is a good time to brush up on some Disney World subject areas. Don’t worry; there aren’t any pop quizzes or homework here! Reading Attraction Overviews, Maps, and Park Hours. You could…

Chef Mickey’s Character Meal: Is It Worth the Big Buck$?

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Welcome to Chef Mickey’s at Disney’s Contemporary Resort. Every photo has a story.

Disney’s Beach Club Resort


From the moment you step inside you are taken to a New England seaside village.  With over 575 rooms placed around Stormalong Bay.  There’s so much to explore here with the lagoons, pools, and spas. Disney’s Beach Club is a…

The Disney Moms: How to Keep a Good Character Meal From Going All Wrong!

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Amanda, Disney’s Cheapskate Princess.com Ah, the joy of Disney Characters Meals, or is it the agony of Disney Dining defeat? A Character Meal sounds like a fabulous idea to book for a Disney vacation, but is your child really ready…

Ask The Disney Moms: Traveling with Restrictions

Ask the Disney Moms

Question for The Disney Moms: Hello there! I am planning a trip to Disney World sometime in the late fall or early winter. Unfortunately I don’t have dates yet because I will be having a serious surgery sometime this month.…