Travel, DIY

Disney DIY: Haunted Mansion Butler Costume

I spent the better part of yesterday working on Lil' Man's costume for Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party.  I used a DIY from Disney's costume department.  The problem with the video is that it traded actually teaching people how to do the project for brevity.  I'm here to fill in the missing steps, so that you… Continue reading Disney DIY: Haunted Mansion Butler Costume

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Is it Becoming Increasingly Difficult to Book DVC Stays at the 7 Month Window?

I recently had a subscriber write to me about his experience over the years with Disney Vacation Club and booking resorts at the 7 month window.  He stated that it has become increasingly difficult to book rooms with points at 7 months out versus when he first joined DVC.  I've seen this topic discussed a… Continue reading Is it Becoming Increasingly Difficult to Book DVC Stays at the 7 Month Window?

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How we Save for our Disney Vacations and Travel Budget Worksheet

Today I'm discussing a topic that I think is important to every Disney Parks fanatic:  how we save for our Disney vacations.  Our budgeting and saving strategies have changed over the years since I've been without an income, but I have been able find ways to bring in a little extra cash to help us… Continue reading How we Save for our Disney Vacations and Travel Budget Worksheet

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Disney World Vacation Journal

I've been thinking about putting together a Disney World Vacation Journal for some time now.  After all,  I've made quite a few resources for adults.  Why not put my hard earned degrees to work and make something for kids?  So when my son mentioned the other day that he would like something similar to the… Continue reading Disney World Vacation Journal

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Is Disney’s Character Warehouse Worth the Trip?

Happy Thursday everyone!  During our recent trip to Universal Studios Florida we made a stop at Disney's Character Warehouse.  While the Character Warehouse carried several items that our Disney Outlet here in Virginia currently has in stock, it also had some more unique items.  I thought I would share with you today what we liked,… Continue reading Is Disney’s Character Warehouse Worth the Trip?