Wilderness Lodge review (from a deluxe resort skeptic)

I’m a low-maintenance girl. Even on vacation, just give me a reasonably comfortable bed and a warm shower in a safe location and I’m satisfied. I’d rather splurge on experiences and activities than where I’m going to sleep. With this [...]

By |2020-05-13T13:55:39-04:00March 13, 2017|Disney|

What’s In My Walt Disney World Park Bag

Note: This post has been updated with my 2020 Must-Have Items in my Disney Park Bag! What’s in our park bag? A few essentials always make a Disney park day more enjoyable and can even save a day from turning, [...]

By |2020-05-13T12:11:46-04:00March 6, 2017|Disney|

Agent P World Showcase Adventure

When planning our recent day “Eating Around the World” at EPCOT, we tried to pace our indulging by interspersing non-food activities. While there are a few movies and brief shows in several of the countries and I personally love just [...]

By |2020-05-13T14:49:25-04:00February 27, 2017|Disney|

Eating Around the World at EPCOT

World Showcase at EPCOT is one of my favorite places in all of Walt Disney World. The architecture. The food. The shops. The music. It’s all just … delightful. Our boys are still a little too young to fully appreciate [...]

By |2020-05-13T13:56:28-04:00February 13, 2017|Disney|

Winter 2017 Disney Trip!

We are currently at Walt Disney World! The usual Monday/Thursday posting schedule will resume next week. In the meantime, follow us on Instagram at tulipandsnowflake as we spend the week at the Most Magical Place on Earth!

By |2020-05-13T13:56:39-04:00January 30, 2017|Travel|

Walt Disney World Four Parks Challenge Planning Guide

A day spent visiting all four Walt Disney World theme parks will be long, but it doesn’t have to be exhausting or stressful. Choosing the right time of year, using the FastPass+ system to its fullest, staying at an on-site [...]

By |2020-05-13T14:47:08-04:00January 23, 2017|Disney|

Stress-Free Disney World Four Parks Challenge

It sounded crazy when I first heard of it. Visit all four Walt Disney World theme parks in a single day? I had stumbled upon a Disney Four Parks Challenge video on YouTube sometime in October. As usual, that one [...]

By |2020-05-13T14:47:47-04:00January 16, 2017|Disney|

MAGICAL MONDAYS / How We “Do” Disney

When I read trip reports on other blogs or watch YouTube videos, I realize that we “do” Disney differently than the average family. Waiting in line for character meetings? Planning every day around table service restaurant reservations? Scheduling entire days [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:28-04:00January 9, 2017|Disney|


Visiting Disney World as a Kid Walt Disney World has been my “happy place” since I was a child. My family first visited during spring break in 1984 as part of a longer trip to visit my grandparents [...]

By |2018-07-14T22:25:28-04:00January 2, 2017|Disney|