The Adult Side of Disney
Serenity Areas On-Board the Disney Fantasy By Dawn Gosdin (@logpey)

Serenity Areas On-Board the Disney Fantasy By Dawn Gosdin (@logpey)

minnieWell, well, well, in case you didn’t know, Disney Cruise Lineoffers “adult only” areas? I, like most of you are thrilled for these little spots of paradise, not that I want to get away from my teenage terrors, but a little adult time is magical for your soul and your mental health, can I get an AMEN. I giggled pixie dust to check out these designated areas when my family set sail on July 5th…

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Why I love Disney: A Lesson for the Haters By Katy Melcher

Why I love Disney: A Lesson for the Haters By Katy Melcher

I have a friend at work who absolutely detests Disney.  His critiques include calling anything from Disney “pathetically predictable” and “destructive.”  Ultimately, he dubs Disney films and parks “fantasy to destroy reality.”  These comments sparked a bit of a debate, to put it mildly!  I mean, to me, that is blasphemy!  But it did start me thinking about why I love Disney Parks, films, songs;…

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Do Boys REALLY like Disney? By Ashlee Lakin (@3disneyboys)

Do Boys REALLY like Disney? By Ashlee Lakin (@3disneyboys)

ash1If you’ve ever asked this question, then you must keep reading! (Even if you haven’t, you should still keep reading!) I grew up visiting the Walt Disney World® Resortwith my parents and my older sister.  There was never a doubt that Disney was for us…just look at all of those Princesses!   So, when I became a mom to one boy, then two boys, and now three boys, I had to take a look at this magical…

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New! Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Premium Dessert Party

Walt Disney World® has added a new premium party for the fall to go along with…

New! Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party Premium Dessert Party

Walt Disney World® has added a new premium party for the fall to go along with…

Vacation Planning 101 Part 3 – FastPasses and Online Check–in by Corey Applegate

Vacation Planning 101 Part 3 – FastPasses and Online Check–in by Corey Applegate

vacationI know it has been awhile since Part Two, but things were relatively quiet until this past month.  First, the Disney Armed Forces Salute was released a few weeks ago.  So, I called to have the discount applied to our rooms and was told that all of the discounted rooms at the Grand Floridian Resort and Spawere already taken and that I’d have to pick a different hotel and he rattled off a bunch of…

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The 44th Annual USDC Spectacular Brings World’s Premiere Ballroom Dancers to Orlando, Fla., Sept. 1 - 6, 2014, at The Walt Disney Word Swan and Dolphin Hotel

The 44th Annual USDC Spectacular Brings World’s Premiere Ballroom Dancers to Orlando, Fla., Sept. 1 – 6, 2014, at The Walt Disney Word Swan and Dolphin Hotel

dancelogoA little something different to check out if you plan to be in WDW during the first week of September.

The United States Dance Championships return to Central Florida to celebrate its 44th Anniversary when it hosts the world’s premiere collection of ballroom dance superstars for the most prestigious competition of its kind on American soil.

The United States Dance Championships is the only event…

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Around and About at Aulani by Dawn Gosdin

Around and About at Aulani by Dawn Gosdin

Aloha! I know visiting Hawaii is on your family’s bucket list and visiting Aulani Resort & Spa is no exception. My ohana was fortunate enough to visit Spring 2012.

dawn1Aulani offers magical activities & entertainment to delight the entire family, but I want to switch it up a bit. I want to help your ohana experience Hawaiian culture outside of Aulani; this is a Hawaiian vacay after all. Enjoy the…

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Raglan Road’s Great Irish Hooley Starts August 29th at Downtown Disney!

Raglan Road’s Great Irish Hooley Starts August 29th at Downtown Disney!

GREATIRISHHOOLEYPOSTER2014This month sees the return of The Great Irish Hooley for four non-stop days of incomparable Irish food, live music and fun at Raglan Road, August 29 – Sept. 1.

Labor Day weekend guests can celebrate Orlando’s only boutique Irish festival with authentic Irish cuisine and beverages and a memorable long weekend of top Irish talent, including award-winning bands and performances by the Raglan Road…

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Disney Writers/Bloggers Unite for Give Kids the World #GiveKidstheWorld #TagYoureIt

We Are Teaming Up To Change Lives

Disney Writers United Ice Bucket Challenge

Give Kids The World

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Among the various blogging communities, there are many groups of dedicated and talented writers that willingly and generously share their time and knowledge to help bring their passions to life.  From crafting to travel to movies to families, these talented writers have opened up their hearts to…

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Around the Mouse: Walt Disney World News Including Closing and Refurbishments

Around the Mouse: Walt Disney World News Including Closing and Refurbishments

disneyspringsThere are exciting new things popping up every day at the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida! Join us every week to read about what’s new “Around the Mouse.” This week’s Walt Disney World news update features: Disney Springs Updates, show and tour closings, food and restaurant updates, special events and much more! What’s New This Week? – Walt Disney World Theme Parks

New! Additional Purchase…

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