5 Most Over Rated Items at Walt Disney World

These are all my opinion. Just like you I have the things I love and the things that I wish would just go away now. This is my list of things that are tops on some lists but I wish would just silently slink off into the Disney night air. 5.  Star Wars – OM…

Throwback Thursday in Magic Kingdom

It still makes me sad when I walk by the Princess queue when I think back to Snow White’s Not so Scary Adventure in Walt Disney World. I know it was not a favorite for many but we loved it. Bye Dopey!

What is There for the Youngest Visitors to do in Magic Kingdom?

This past weekend I was talking to someone about Walt Disney World and what is the “right” age to take children.  My kids both started going to Disney World when they were 18 months.  Do they remember those trips?  No.  But, we sure do. They developed great memories for their aunts, uncles and grandparents who…

Our Trip Report – Overview

This was our first “real” vacation in three years.  Our lives have pretty much been in turmoil since the end of 2011 when we found out the company my partner worked for was being sold.  So after weathering the sale of the company, looking for a new job, moving half-way across the country, starting our…

Almost Wordless Wednesday – Disney Dreams Come True Parade

A blast from the past – the beginning of one of my most favorite Walt Disney World parades.  This was the first parade, almost four and a half years ago,  that my son fully understood and watching the joy and magic on his face as each float went by brought tears to my eyes.  It…

Almost Wordless Wednesday – Our Last Day at Minnie’s House

Our last picture in Minnie’s House shortly before ToonTown was closed for the Fantasyland Expansion.  Though this was never supposed to be a permanent area it was up long enough that my children grew up playing in Donald’s Spray Boat and visiting not only Mickey and Friends but eventually the Princesses and Fairies in the…

Pooh Sized Traveling – Part 1 Magic Kingdom

Updated – October 8, 2016 We are not a tiny family.  I am 5’8″ tall and a 30-32W.  My partner is short 5’1″ and 26-28W.  Even our children are fairly tall for their ages our dear daughter is 5′ 9″ and our son is now 6′ 0″.   So we are always aware of our size…