Author Archives: Jill Bivins

50% of Guests Use Disney’s Genie+. We Did the Math, Thats A LOT of Money

Disney's Genie+

Disney’s Genie+ may have been one of the least popular changes in recent Disney history, but that doesn’t mean people aren’t using it. In a recent earnings call, Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Chapek credited the new paid service, which replaced FastPass, with being partially responsible for the massive increase in revenue for the company’s Parks and Experiences arm. Later ...

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Disney Parks and Experiences See Dramatic Revenue Increase


Disney shared their third-quarter earnings report today, and the news for Parks and Experiences looks promising. Revenue has risen 70% since the third quarter of last year. The pandemic travel slump is clearly over. Disney partially attributes the increase in revenue to the launch of Genie and Lightning Lane and denies that it is solely due to “pent-up demand” due ...

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You Can Now Get a Snack To Match Your Mood at This Disney Destination

Inside out dessert

A snack that matches my mood? Yes, please! These new treats on the Disney Wish are like a mood ring for your mouth! The brand-new specialty dessert shop, Inside Out: Joyful Sweets, features the characters from Pixar’s “Inside Out” that we all know and love. Walking in the doors, you’re immediately hit with the mouth-wateringly sweet aroma of freshly made ...

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Disney’s Fall Decorations Are Back- With a Twist!

Magic Kingdom Halloween decorations

Boys and girls of every age, Magic Kingdom’s turned a new page! Come with us and you will see, this our park of Halloween!  It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and no, we don’t mean Christmas. While the weather may not have cooled off yet, and we’re still sending kids back to school, Disney has officially declared it ...

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Influencer Speaks Out After Terrifying Experience at Disney World

Crime at Disney

For one, Tiktoker, The Most Magical Place on Earth, turned into the scariest place on earth. When the influencer’s dream trip ends with a nightmare, she has a warning for others. TikToker Adrienne, who goes by @drunkdistory on the platform, recently opened up about how her vacation excitement put her in a potentially unsafe situation. Her video, posted a few ...

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“Don’t Worry, Be Happy”- How to De-Stress Disney Planning

Disney planning

A trip to Disney can be as stressful as it is exciting. After all, it’s not cheap. It’s only natural to want to stretch every dollar (click here for money-saving tips). Add to that the many moving parts that come with a Disney trip: reservations for this, reservations for that, Genie+ here, Magic Band+ there, and it can get confusing. ...

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Actress Anne Heche In Coma Following Firey Accident

Anne Heche

Over the weekend, actress Ann Heche, whose impressive resume includes Disney’s The Adventures of Huck Finn and The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles, and ABC’s hit show Quantico crashed her vehicle into a house. Initial reports stated that she was taken to a hospital as a precaution but seemed to have escaped serious injury. Things, however, have taken a turn for ...

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Exciting New Changes Come to Character Meet and Greets This Month

Disney Characters

Disney meet-and-greets are an essential part of many people’s Disney vacations! Getting the chance to hug a favorite character is often a vacation highlight. Sadly in 2020, for safety reasons, many of those opportunities were put on pause because of the Covid-19 pandemic. When they came back, they did so at a distance. As we inch closer and closer to ...

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Save Money On Your Next Disney Trip With These Tips

Save money at Disney

Let’s face it, Disney isn’t cheap. We love it. We give it all the money we can. But it’s incredibly expensive. That’s why saving money anywhere you can is a great idea! It’s always going to be a splurge. You’re never going to save your way into making it “cheap,” but it doesn’t have to break the bank either. We’ve ...

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