Category Archives: Special Events

Resort hopping at Christmas time

Have you ever went resort hopping at Disney World? If you have, you know how fun this can be. If you haven’t you should try it sometime. At Christmas, resort hopping can be even more magical with all the decorations and trees set … Continue reading

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Ringing in the New Year at Walt Disney World

The holidays are in full swing at Walt Disney World Resort, with festive decorations, spirited shows, and holiday parades and parties to bah away any scrooge’s humbugs. Celebrations continue as the year draws to a close, ringing in 2013 with … Continue reading

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The Osborne Family Spectacle of Lights at DHS

From November 9 through January 6, from dusk until park closing you can behold the wonder that is the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. The amount of lights involved is phenomenal. The display is made … Continue reading

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The Disney Junior Dance Party at Hollywood Studios

During my countless hours of Disney research, pre-WDW trip we took this fall, I stumbled across a mention of a little known dance party hosted at the Disney Junior Live! On Stage building at Hollywood Studio, only on nights with … Continue reading

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Dressing Up Disney by Jessica!

If your little girl would like to be transformed into a princess, then a visit to the Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is a must!  The Boutique now has two locations, one at Downtown Disney and another at the base of the … Continue reading

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Do You Dream about Disney?

A little over a year ago, my family was fortunate enough to be able to take a long weekend and travel to Walt Disney World for the 40th Anniversary celebration, as well as the start of the Epcot International Food … Continue reading

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Disney’s Spirit of Aloha Luau Dinner Show

Spirit of Aloha is an all-you-care-to-eat, family-style luau and stage performance featuring hula dancing and fire-baton entertainment at Disney’s Polynesian Resort. Held in a covered, open-air dinner theater along the scenic shores of Seven Seas Lagoon, the show is a … Continue reading

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The Disney Moms: Getting Ready for the Food & Wine Festival!

  Last year, my family was blessed to be able to make a long weekend out of a school teacher workday, and we were able to attend the opening day of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, as well … Continue reading

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How Do I Decide When to Visit Disney?

You’ve decided you’d like to go to Disney but are not sure when to visit. I can help with that!  There are lots of different things that come into play when making a choice:  refurbishments within the park, time of … Continue reading

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How to Celebrate a Birthday at Disney World…Disney Moms Style!

Amanda, Disney’s Cheapskate Princess.com A while back, I became intrigued with the idea of celebrating a birthday at Disney World. I asked The Disney Moms fans on Facebook just what they did to celebrate birthdays with The Mouse, and their really … Continue reading

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