I put a (sugary) spell on you! It's September, which means it's officially spooky season! Although in the Stephens household and in Walt Disney World, the halls, windows and every corner of Main Street USA has been decked out with Mickey Punkins and spooky delights since August. While scouring the magical interwebs and Disney Parks … Continue reading Hocus Pocus Cuppycakes!
It doesn’t matter how many times you have experienced an attraction, there is always something new to experience. Nearly every time I am on my all time favorite attraction, the Haunted Mansion, I find myself leaning over to my husband and whispering ‘was blank here last time?’ Every once in a full moon, there is … Continue reading Furry, Feathered, and Scaled Residents of the Haunted Mansion!
The fun thing about baking (or cooking, I suppose!) is that it can be as intricate or as simple as you please. Sometimes I am concocting cream filling from scratch whilst whipping up my own whipped cream. Other times I'm adding chocolate pudding to a Betty Crocker cake mix and calling it innovative. It's all … Continue reading Maleficent Cuppycakes!
The Golden Girls and Disney are both pop culture icons- Which Disney Princess/Golden Girl are you?
Anyone who has ever shared their home (and heart) with a puppers will agree; there is nothing in this entire world that is quite like the affection and heart-space-filling warmth that a dog provides. Our relationship with animals is simple yet complex at the same time. While we technically can’t communicate in the traditional sense, … Continue reading We don’t deserve dogs; my three favorite Disney doggos!
The past few years have been incredible(s) for Disney films, live action and animated alike. With more to come the end of this year (Frozen 2, Toy Story 4 and The Lion King) we can expect great things from the most captivating brand in the universe! With the release of the live action Aladdin, there … Continue reading How to be a true Disney fan and other nonsense
Palo is an adults only restaurant and can be found on all four Disney Cruise line ships. It is of the Italian persuasion, but not the round chef in the kitchen tossing homemade pizza dough in the air Italian; think old world cuisine. The word Palo means stick or pole, in this case referring to … Continue reading Palo on the high seas; an experience you won’t want to miss!
If I had to describe Remy on the Disney Dream in one word it would be...delicieux. But not just scrumptious to the palate. Remy is a completely extraordinary experience from the moment you grace the entrance where glass Remy is poached upon the chandelier, until you waddle, duck confit like, out the doorway. While my … Continue reading Remy; a piece of France in the middle of the Atlantic
I hesitated to even construct this post as In reality, there is no bad time to visit WDW. The worst day at Disney still beats the best day of working, as they say. (ok I’m paraphrasing, but I don’t fish, so..) But I do want you to have every resource available for a stress-free (ish) … Continue reading When to avoid Walt Disney World (no the answer is not never)
This resort may be my second favorite in Walt Disney World, and if it weren’t for the honeymoon nostalgia of the French Quarter resort, it would slide into first. Unless there can be a tie, can there be a tie..? One of the perks of staying on Disney property is to be surrounded by the … Continue reading All Star Movies Resort; a lot of Magic for a little price.