Character Autographs are a MUST at Disney!

The first time I went to Disney World, I had a bit of culture shock. It was a high school trip. I didn’t really plan much, didn’t research the parks, and when I saw people carrying autograph books for characters, I thought that was the silliest thing I had ever seen. Why in the world would they […]

It’s a Dooney and Bourke Bag After All

As a purse-toting Disney fanatic, I had been eying the Disney Dooney and Bourke collection for quite some time, trying to decide which style and print was just right for me. Now don’t get me wrong – if price weren’t an issue, I’d probably run out and buy them all – but at an average […]

Delicious Disney Dishes: Cornbread Stuffing from Liberty Tree Tavern

Happy Thanksgiving eve!  Who is ready to celebrate the holiday with your family and friends? I’m sitting here in a panic because I am hosting Thanksgiving this year and I’m stressing over if I got the turkey out in time to defrost, did I buy all the food I’ll need, and most importantly, will there […]

The Perfect Walt Disney World Family Vacation

  Welcome Kat to The Mouse For Less Blog, who shares this fun and unique article. You have planned out every last detail of your perfect Walt Disney World family vacation.  You have the dining reservations (dinner at Be Our Guest – score!), the Fastpasses scheduled, the perfect resort reservation.  You have been working for […]

The Disney College Program: An Overview

The Mouse For Less Blog would like to welcome Samantha, who shares about the Disney College Program. There is an element to Disney Parks magic that most guests don’t see. There aren’t any guidebooks to find it, like a Hidden Mickey. The quickest way to discover it is to look at the nametags of the […]

How to Keep the Magic of Disney Alive Till Your Next Vacation (Part 1)

The Mouse For Less Blog welcomes Lisa with tips on how to get rid of the post-Disney blues. You’ve just had an awesome Disney vacation! So many memories, so many adventures and now you’re on the plane happily snacking on a Mickey Rice Krispie Treat. All the sudden, you start to feel something nagging at […]

Rikki’s Mouse Bites – Walt Disney World News 11/24/14

    Walt Disney World News The 2015 Epcot Flower and Garden Festival will feature quite a few new things. First, Anna and Elsa will be featured in topiary forms and they will be found in the World Showcase Plaza section.  In addition, Chip and Dale will join the main front topiary display for the […]

My Top 3 Tips for Experiencing Universal Orlando Resort

  The Mouse For Less Blog would like to welcome Kimberly, who brings her top tips for visiting Universal Orlando Resort! My family and I love Universal Studios!  Whether you opt to add it to a portion of your Walt Disney World vacation, combine it with other Orlando attractions, or decide to do an exclusive […]

Foodie Friday: Snack Spotlight on the Thanksgiving Cupcake

So, I’m currently at Walt Disney World and I wanted to share with you all this incredible fun cupcake you can get if you’re visiting the parks within the next week or so, during the Thanksgiving holiday festivities! Isn’t he adorable! The story goes that I was looking for something sweet to snack on while […]

Having Fun at the Disney Side Dog’s Day Event

The Mouse For Less Blog would like to welcome Tanya, who brings us a story about the Disney Side Dog’s Day, which took place earlier this year at the Magic Kingdom. Has Disney gone to the dogs?  For a few hours on a very early Saturday morning, it did!  In mid-August, the Disney Parks Blog […]

Book Review: The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2015

  1985 was an eventful year. Back to the Future was theatrically released, the Kansas City Royals won the World Series, and Bob Sehlinger commenced publication of his Unofficial Guide series, which strives to help tourists plan trips to various destinations, most notably Disneyland and Walt Disney World. Overview The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland has […]

Enjoy the Full Universal Orlando Experience at an On-site Hotel

  We would like to welcome Tiffany, who brings us a great article about staying on-site at Universal Orlando Resort! Universal Orlando Resort is a wonderful place to take a family vacation. There is something for everyone to enjoy. There are two parks right next to each other with the incredible CityWalk connected to both […]