I'm Jen. Disney Lover, runner, penny pincher and mother of two boys, We live a few short hours away from Orlando and try to visit often. Follow along for family and adult Disney adventures as well as the occasional non -Disney family adventure.

  • Epcot Food and Wine Festival
    Blog Post,  Dining,  Epcot

    Food and Wine Festival with Food Allergies

    Pick a festival.. any festival… food booths galore, everyone has a favorite festival.  Food and Wine, Festival of the Holidays, Flower and Garden… so many festivals to choose from.  When it comes time to visit the festival of the day, you will find this food allergy mom with a printed list of food, a highlighter, and a fine-tooth comb. Read on for some tips on navigating Food and Wine Festival with Food Allergies.

  • Rare Characters, vacations for families
    And Beyond,  Blog Post

    Top Vacations for Families

    So many places to visit … so little time is the old adage. We have been trying to visit a new destination each summer with our kids. Sometimes we make it further down the road then others. I am going to share my top 8 bucket list vacations for families. I have employed the help for some other great bloggers who I am living vicariously through, and are some of my travel inspirations. Disney’s Beach Club Resort – Contributed by Francine at PixieDustFan.com Ok, so the Beach Club is a bit of a cheat. I have been there for one glorious night. I need to go back. Francine lays out…

  • Blog Post,  Disney Resorts,  Planning

    How to choose the right Disney Resort

    How in the word do you choose the right Disney resort? There many factors to consider when deciding what resort to choose for your Disney vacation. I am going to walk you through so things to consider before you make your decision. Of course for most of us price is ultimately a factor. So lets set that aside for a minute and consider all the other things that we may want to think about in a resort.

  • Saratoga Springs
    Blog Post,  Disney Resorts

    Saratoga Springs- Don’t Leave Your Resort Part 3

    Disney’s Saratoga Springs Resort is one of the many hotel options to stay while on your Disney trip. This resort is a DVC resort meaning that all the units have at least a small kitchenette area. More on DVC here. You can also read about how we stayed at this resort on a budget. This resort has a lot to offer. From location to amenities it is a great choice. The grounds are beautiful. This resort is very relaxing. I find this a welcome juxtaposition to the hustle and bustle of the parks. First off the rooms are all villas. The rooms at this resort range from studio villas all…

  • Lapu Lapu
    Blog Post,  Recipes

    Homemade Lapu Lapu Recipe

    Its not a secret. I love to drink things out of a pineapple. Even water. It is just more fun! This is probably what drew me to the Lapu Lapu at the Tambu Lounge at the Polynesian Resort.  I am going to share with you how to make a homemade Lapu Lapu.