Author Archives: Jill Bivins

Take a Sneak Peek at EPCOT’s 2022 Holiday Kitchens!

Epcot holiday kitchens

EPCOT’s International Festival of the Holidays is right around the corner, and we have some exciting news to share! The Holiday Kitchens for 2022 have been announced! EPCOT festivals are famous for their food booths, and while this one has more to do than just food, the food certainly is a standout! The exact menus haven’t been announced yet, but ...

Read More »

Myth Busting: Did Disney Ban Strollers ?!

Disney did not ban strollers

The Disney Parks rumor mill has gone crazy again.  The last time a rumor spread like this, it was over whether Cinderella Castle would be torn down after Walt Disney World’s 50th anniversary celebration. This time the rumor is due to a satirical TikTok video’s claims about strollers.  From time to time, someone decides to be funny and makes a ...

Read More »

2022 Christmas Guide to Animal Kingdom

Animal Kingdom Christmas

Heri ya Krismasi (merry Christmas) and शुभ दीवाली (happy Diwali)! Disney’s Animal Kingdom celebrates not one but two holidays at Christmas! In Africa, you’ll find traditional Christmas celebrations, but in Asia, you’ll find Diwali celebrations, as Christmas is not typically celebrated in Asia. Discovery Island remains natural and celebrates a nature-inspired winter! Asia The Asian side of the Park celebrates ...

Read More »

2022 Guide to Christmas at Hollywood Studios

Hollywood Studios Christmas

“Happy merry holly jolly seasons greetings here…” Hollywood Studios is getting ready to welcome that time of year! Hollywood Studios is one of the most fun parks at Christmas, though one offering still hasn’t come back from the COVID closure, and now we are wondering if it ever will. Jingle Bell Jingle Bam fireworks show has, thus far at least, ...

Read More »

Disney Appologizes Over “Offensive Joke”

Disney apologizes for joke

Disney recently apologized for a joke they made in an internal newsletter. A dad joke is a regular feature in Stay Connected, the internal newsletter for Disney General Entertainment. This time, however, it seems the joke of the day offended people in not just one but two different ways! The joke said, “My four-year-old son has been learning Spanish all ...

Read More »

Complete Guide to Christmas at EPCOT!

EPCOT Christmas

EPCOT is always my favorite Park but once a year it transforms into something truly special.  Christmas at EPCOT sparkles and shines in all of the right ways. Where Magic Kingdom is about all of the wonder and magic, EPCOT is about tradition and splendor. The International Festival of the Holidays is EPCOT’S main draw and, I think,  most immersive ...

Read More »

Complete Guide to Christmas at Magic Kingdom

Christmas magic kingdom

It’s beginning to look a lot like….Christmas? It’s that magical time of year where the holidays all blend together and create one of the best times to be at Walt Disney World. While they haven’t started decorating yet, they have started planning, and this Christmas promises to be one you won’t want to miss. From special decorations, to holiday food, ...

Read More »

Did You Know: The Sanderson Sisters Were Based on REAL People!?!

Hocus Pocus true story

With Hocus Pocus 2‘s release, Sanderson Sisters mania has taken hold. Everyone is talking about the sequel and while opinions on the film vary wildly one thing is certain: people love these witches. The story of Winifred, Mary and Sarah Sanderson is a fantastical tale, and 100% fiction, but did you know that the sisters were loosely based on real ...

Read More »