Author Archives: PaulaK

Our Very Merrytime Cruise on the Disney Dream, Day One

Our Very Merrytime Cruise on the Disney Dream has begun! Our voyage is hosted by Disney, and it is a four night journey that will include stops in Nassau and Castaway Cay. My husband and daughter have joined me.   Arriving this morning was easy. We dropped off our luggage, and then we got in line to board. There are ...

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We’re Going on Another Disney Cruise!

Last January, my family and I took our first ever Disney Cruise. We sailed on the Disney Magic out of Miami, and honestly it was the best vacation that we ever went on, even though it was a working trip for me. We were hosted by Disney for that cruise. A few weeks ago, Disney contacted me and asked if ...

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Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party 2019 at Walt Disney World

Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is a classic special event, and each year it gets better. I was invited by Disney to attend on November 12, and I happily accepted the invitation. I was especially excited to see the brand new Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Show. I watched the broadcast when it was carried live on Disney Parks Blog, and ...

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The Holidays Have Arrived at Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom

In the past, Disney’s Animal Kingdom did not live up to the other three Walt Disney World theme parks when it came to celebrating the holidays. Mickey’s Jingle, Jungle Parade ended years ago, and since then there were just a few extra decorations. There was of course the spectacular tree at the park’s entrance, but you didn’t even need to ...

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Walt Disney World’s New Plant-Based Options

On September 24 it was announced that Walt Disney World was rolling out plant-based options in all of its quick service and table service restaurants. The date given for the new choices was October 1. I was invited to be part of a small media group on October 3, and we learned more about the new choices.    First let ...

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The Epcot Experience and Epcot Forever at Walt Disney World

October 1, 2019 was a big day at Epcot. It was the beginning of two new major experiences. There was also a smaller option that was introduced as part of the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. I was part of a hosted media group that got to experience it all. First the new small option. The Donut Box is ...

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