FastPass+ (The Rest of the World)

When planning out your Disney vacation, it’s best to plan your meals and your rides as soon as possible. Disney recently unveiled its new FastPass+ system which allows you to make ride reservations before you ever set foot in the park. To help you out with your planning, Disney sends you a booklet with helpful […]

Rikki’s Mouse Bites – Walt Disney World News 7/21/14

  The Magic Carpets of Aladdin at the Magic Kingdom will be closed for a refurbishment from November 10 through 21.  The attraction will reopen on November 22. Until September 17, Spice Road Table at Epcot will be offering Annual Passholders a 30% discount off regular priced menu items. A brand new restaurant has finally […]

Foodie Friday: Breakfast at Landscape of Flavors

  Ever since Disney’s Art of Animation opened, it has become the standard that all Disney value resorts compete against.  It is a truly fabulous hotel that has learned what its brother and sister resorts did well and then plused it by about a thousand. One of the areas where Art of Animation has just […]

Spirit of the Swamp Airboats

The Orlando area is not all theme parks, although there are plenty of those to keep you entertained for a few weeks. Sometimes, though, you are looking for something to do where you’re not in the crowds and just want to do something different. One such thing to do that is quite popular is to […]

Movie Review: Bambi

Based on Austrian author Felix Salten’s 1923 novel Bambi, a Life in the Woods, Disney’s Bambi was released on August 9, 1942. The 70-minute flick was the fifth full-length animated feature in Disney history. Plot Summary “It’s the Circle of Life, and it moves us all through despair and hope, through faith and love.” These […]

Rikki’s Mouse Bites – Walt Disney World News 7/14/14

  You can tell it’s summer because news is extremely scare lately! Luckily, I have a few little tidbits for you.   The Candlelight Processional Dining Packages are now on sale.  Candlelight Processional is a show that takes place during the holiday season at Epcot that involves a celebrity narrator, a mass choir, and an […]

Foodie Friday: Beaches and Cream at Disney’s Beach Club Resort

  One of my all time favorite restaurants to visit when I’m at Walt Disney World is Beaches and Cream located at Disney’s Beach Club Resort.  I make a stop about every other trip to this fun restaurant themed after a soda shop.  I love the feel of the place. It’s so vibrant and always […]

DIY Disney Themed Magnets

We like to add a touch of Disney to every day, and when we saw a DIY magnet craft featured by Erin Glover on the Disney Parks Blog we knew that this would give us a way to nicely display Walt Disney World maps! In order to make the magnets, you need: Clear one inch […]

Delicious Disney Dishes: 50′s Prime Time Meatloaf

Hello all!  Today I’m here to bring you a brand new segment called Delicious Disney Dishes.  Here I’ll take a look at some of Disney’s best dishes and share the recipe with you so you too can attempt to make it at home! Right now, this is just a test, but if you all like […]

Bringing Belle’s Story to Life at “Enchanted Tales with Belle”

Have you ever wondered what it might be like to step into the home of one of your favorite Disney characters? Well, that’s exactly what happens in Enchanted Tales with Belle in New Fantasyland! My favorite Disney movie of all time is “Beauty and the Beast,” so waiting in line for this experience is – […]

Meet your favorite reality star and help a great charity!

Every year the town of Celebration, located near Walt Disney World (and originally started by Disney), holds a fund raiser for Give Kids the World that includes meeting your favorite reality show stars. Since I support Give Kids the World, plus love a couple of the reality shows, I look forward to attending this each […]

Rikki’s Mouse Bites – Walt Disney World News 7/7/14

Disney is changing up the table-side photo packages that are offered at many character meals.  Disney will be getting rid of the pre-printed Disney PhotoPass packages starting July 27 at Chef Mickey’s, Hoop-Dee-Doo Musical Revue, 1900 Park Fare, Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Dinner Show,  ‘Ohana, and Tusker House Restaurant. Both Cinderella’s Royal Table and Akershus […]