Boarding Disney Cruise Line from Barcelona

A few months ago, I had the opportunity to sail on the Disney Magic’s transatlantic cruise from Barcelona, Spain to San Juan, Puerto Rico. The cruise was an adventure of a lifetime, and there is much more to tell than I can fit in just one article, so this article will focus on boarding Disney […]

Rikki’s Mouse Bites – Walt Disney World News 3/30/15

D-Tech Me will be returning for this year’s Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.  This year, guests can choose from one of six characters to get in 3D figurine form. The two new options are a TIE Fighter Pilot or a Jedi Knight.  The experience will take place in Darth’s Mall, a special merchandise […]

Top Seven Rinse Products at Epcot

I personally love Epcot; it’s the best out of all four parks. The attention to detail in the countries and the fun attractions in Future World has always made Epcot stand out. Now that the Food and Wine and Flower and Garden Festivals are held there every fall and spring, Epcot has brought a new […]

Foodie Friday: Time for a Joffrey’s Coffee Break

Most people lately have been talking about Starbucks on Walt Disney World property. When a new one gets announced, the news about it gets released everywhere. Most recently, the Disney’s Hollywood Studios one opened up (Trolley Car Cafe) and the one for Disney’s Animal Kingdom is being built where the Creature Comforts shop was. However, […]

Feeling Mighty Dapper: Everything You Need to Know About Dapper Day

As a longtime Walt Disney World Annual Passholder, one of my favorite times to visit the Magic Kingdom is for Dapper Day. For those of you not familiar with Dapper Day, it is an unofficial event held at the Disney parks where everyone celebrates the tradition of “stepping out in style.” Park guests participating in […]

Taking an Illuminations Cruise

Even frequent guests to Walt Disney World may not realize that every night fireworks cruises are offered by Disney that allow guests to see either Illuminations or Wishes from a unique stetting–a boat.   On a recent trip, I surprised our family with an Illuminations cruise following our dinner at the Yachtsman Steakhouse. Illuminations cruises […]

Epcot Flower and Garden Festival comes with Food and Frozen on Top! – A Review

The 22nd annual Epcot Flower and Garden Festival officially kicked off this month on March 4. This year saw many changes, but the new highlight was that the Frozen girls, Anna and Elsa, now appear in topiary form and can be seen center stage at the entrance to World Showcase. According to Eric Darden, Horticultural […]

Take a Stroll Around Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

In May of 2012, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort opened to guests. In the nearly three years that it’s been open, it’s differed from the rest of the resorts in the Value category by focusing primarily on roomy Family Suites, with just one section for standard rooms. Aside from the unique room styles, another thing […]

Toy Box Creators Assemble: A Disney Infinity 2.0 Review

Note: This review is of Disney Infinity 2.0. If you would like to learn more about the original Disney Infinity and also the basics of the Disney Infinity universe, check out my review of Disney Infinity. With the success of Disney Infinity, a sequel was almost inevitable, and with the great success of the Marvel […]

Movie Review: The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh was theatrically released as the twenty-second full-length animated feature in Disney history on March 11, 1977. The movie is based on A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh books and is seventy-four minutes in length. Back to the 40s The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh was the first “package film” released […]

Come Be Our Guest…For Breakfast!

For months, rumors have been circulating that Be Our Guest Restaurant, one of the newest and most popular restaurants at the Magic Kingdom, would soon be offering breakfast.  Disney fans were delighted to finally find out last week that the rumors were true! As soon as the new breakfast menu and hours were announced, reservations […]

Rikki’s Mouse Bites – Walt Disney World News 3/23/15

The Tomorrowland Terrace Fireworks Dessert Party will be changing names to the Wishes Fireworks Dessert Party beginning July 5. It will see additional desserts, as well as an increase of cost. It will now cost $49 for adults, and $29 for ages 3-9. Desserts include chocolate-dipped strawberries, chocolate mousse, ice cream, seasonal fruit and cheese, […]