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Hawthorne Suites in Orlando near Disney World – Review

Hawthorne Suites in Orlando near Disney World – Review

We stayed at the Hawthorne Suites hotel last February for the children’s first trip to Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida. We had a one bedroom suite, which was great as we could put the kids to bed, and then relax ourselves in the next […]

How Much Spending Money Do I Need for Disney?

How Much Spending Money Do I Need for Disney?

One question I get asked a lot with regard to trips to Walt Disney World is “how much spending money will I need?”. Now, as you can imagine there is not one answer that fits all. But with a bit of thought you can work […]

Food, Dining Deal, Menus – SeaWorld Orlando Restaurants

Food, Dining Deal, Menus – SeaWorld Orlando Restaurants

Food at SeaWorld Orlando.  I always like to have a look at the food offerings of places we are about to visit so I can plan ahead of time where we will eat.  So, for that reason on our recent trip to SeaWorld Orlando, Florida, […]

Disney Dining Plan – What’s Included and is it Worth It?

Disney Dining Plan – What’s Included and is it Worth It?

The Disney Dining Plan – is it worth it? It’s a bit of a tricky question but you can work out whether it is worth it for your trip. To start with, at various points in the year you can book Disney accommodation and receive […]

Should you stay on or offsite in Walt Disney World?

Should you stay on or offsite in Walt Disney World?

When we do Disney we always go round in circles debating whether to stay on site at a hotel like the Art of Animation or stay off site in one of the many hotels or villas available. I’ve outlined what I think are the key […]

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World

Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party at Walt Disney World

There are two fabulous parties that I would love to do at Walt Disney World, Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party and Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party.  One of my best friend’s did the Halloween Party recently and here is what she has to say: […]

Best Backpacks for your Disney World Trip

Best Backpacks for your Disney World Trip

As a family we have a huge collection of Disney backpacks, both for everyday and school use and for when we visit Disney World in Florida. I love the Loungefly bags – I have mentioned a couple here but there are loads more styles, they […]

Be Our Guest Restaurant, Walt Disney World – Food Photos

Be Our Guest Restaurant, Walt Disney World – Food Photos

Kids’ Meal with Shrimps and Rice Kids’ Meal with Chicken and Fries Steak and Fries Selection of Desserts The Gray Stuff – is it delicious? Pin Be Our Guest Food Photos to Pinterest

7 Things you must do at Disneyland, California

7 Things you must do at Disneyland, California

Are you planning a trip to Disneyland, California? What are the best things to do once you arrive? What should you bring to Disneyland? Our full time traveling family enjoyed a month in California and a fun-filled day at Disneyland. Read on to find out […]

10 Best Use of Snack Credits in Walt Disney World, Florida

10 Best Use of Snack Credits in Walt Disney World, Florida

We love Walt Disney World in Florida, and I have spent a great deal of time researching the best use of the Disney Dining Plan (DDP) snack credits.  **Update** I have created a printable pocket guide to all of the snack credits I mention on the below […]