Author Archives: Amanda Kepshire

The Best Snacks to Pack for a Budget-Friendly Day in Disney Parks

Disney Donut

Most people know, but some may not – Disney allows you to bring outside food into the Parks. Packing your own snacks is often a hack seen when talking about doing Disney World on a budget. And while it is certainly a way to save money, it’s also convenient, potentially more nutritious, and a safe option for those who are ...

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How to Keep Your Disney World Wardrobe Fun AND Practical

Family in EPCOT

As you pack for your Disney World trip, you might find yourself asking, “what in the world should I wear?” You want to keep your Disney World wardrobe fun and practical but may not know where to start. Of course, you want to be comfortable in your outfit (while following the dress code). Spending long hours in the sun and on ...

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The Best Things to Do When Taking Days Off From Disney Parks

Sometimes we need an active break without leaving the Parks. But there are several reasons to take a rest day from the Parks while on your Disney World vacation. First, taking a day or two off will spread out your trip while saving you money on Disney World tickets. Second, Disney Park days are long days, especially if you’ve been ...

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Let’s Reminisce with These Former Disney Attractions We Miss the Most


Walt Disney World has grown and evolved so much over the years. Sometimes it’s hard to remember the changes, isn’t it? We want to travel back in time to bring back the memories of some of the attractions that are no longer with us. It’s fun to get nostalgic, so lets reminisce with these former Disney attractions. Studio Backlot Tour ...

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10 Must Have Items for Your Bag at Disney Parks

If you’re planning to venture into a Walt Disney World Park, you are likely taking with you some sort of bag. There are many options: crossbody purse, diaper bag, fanny pack (thank goodness these are “trendy” now), and your classic backpack. We recommend a backpack in order to fit everything you may need. Whether you’re going to Magic Kingdom, Animal ...

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Disney Adults Get a Bad Rap, But Here’s Why They Shouldn’t

Disney Adults

The term “Disney Adult” has gained momentum in recent years. At face value, it doesn’t sound so bad, does it? However, the term is used as a dig towards adults who are Disney enthusiasts, and I’m not talking about just your average Disney fan. Essentially, a “Disney Adult” is thought to be immature, spend too much money on Disney merchandise ...

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The Best Way to Snack Around the World Showcase

Mickey World Showcase

It’s become quite popular to “drink around the world” in EPCOT’s World Showcase. Guests arrive to the Park on a mission, many wearing homemade t-shirts, some even help track their progress as they journey from Mexico to Canada. Don’t even get me started when the Wine Festival is in full swing. So while drinking around the world is an adventure ...

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Screen Time at Disney World and When to Disconnect from your Phone

Mickey cell phone

Let’s be honest, phone addiction is a real thing. We attempt to disconnect. We desire to take a break from our hand-held computers, but it’s not always that simple. Vacation seems like a pretty good opportunity to put the phone down or even go off the grid, right? However, a vacation to Walt Disney World doesn’t make it super easy ...

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Disney World on a Budget: 5 Tips You May Not Have Considered

Scroog McDuck Magic Kingdom

Taking a Walt Disney World vacation is expensive, and that’s just a simple fact. I mean, what do we expect? It’s not just any theme Park; it’s the most magical place on Earth! There are ways to visit Walt Disney World and do it BIG, but then there are also ways to be mindful of a budget. All while still having ...

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