October 30, 2014

Thrifty Thursday: Purchase the Right Ticket Pacakge for You

No need to over pay!



The first mistake I made when planning my families first Disney vacation was buying tickets without doing the proper research. Oh I did research alright, just not the right kind! I ended up purchasing tickets online through Undercover Tourist {GREAT place to buy from if you are staying off property btw} and having to return them for a few reasons. One of which was it was not the right ticket package for my family. 

It's so easy to over pay for tickets. I'm going to take a look at all of the options, then you can decide what works for you.

October 29, 2014

Whatever Wednesday- runDisney 2015-2016 Schedule and Training update

New dates to look forward to! 



Running. Oh man, it's something huh?

When I started this Disney adventure I thought it would be good to experience everything I could to help people plan amazing trips. runDisney was towards the top of the list of things I wanted to experience. I am surprised at how far down this rabbit hole I have gone. I've really become consumed by training- reading everything I can, looking at costumes, going to the gym, kinesio taping, all of it! 

All that being said, I freakin' hate it. Well, I 75% hate it. The 25% that I enjoy is when I'm done for the day and I feel a great sense of accomplishment. I'm pushing myself in ways I didn't know I could, and that is a great feeling too! The rest of it is terrible.

I've lost 18 pounds in 12 weeks! I 100% love that part of it!!

October 28, 2014

Take With You Tuesday- Germ Juice {Hand Sanitizer}

Think about how many people have touched that hand rail you are touching... 

I'm not a germaphobe by any stretch, but my goodness I can't overlook the amount of germs are lurking around Disney. About 17 MILLION guests visit Disney World a year and touch EVERYTHING. Eugck...

Throw some hand sanitizer {or germ juice as my ADORABLE niece calls it} in your backpack and protect yo-self from all those oggie boogies out there. 

You can buy Disney themed travel size bottles on Amazon for $6.99. There are a ton of characters to choose from! 

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October 27, 2014

Make Something Monday- Disney Jar Lanterns

Spooooky....



How about one last craft for you to make before Halloween on Friday? This one is crazy easy and fast, and looks adorbs! 

What you need:
Empty Jars
Vellum
Tissue Paper
Sharpie
Glue Stick
Images
 Glow Sticks {optional}

First, find the faces that you would like to use for your jars. I love vintage Disney characters so I Google searched and came up with these:

October 23, 2014

Thrifty Thursday- Haunt Your Disney Side

What could be thriftier than free?


Check this out- The Disney Parks Blog is giving away a sweet private party in the Haunted Mansion for you and 3 friends as well as a stay in Cinderella Castle! All you have to do is upload your Disney themed Halloween picture to the website, tweet, or instagram is using #DisneySideContest. Go here to read all the details.

That's it. 

Freakin awesome! I mean, chances are good you will be doing something totally awesome and Disney related for Halloween anyway, you may as well submit it and possible win a really cool prize.

Side note, my husband told me it was his life's goal to win me a night in Cinderella Castle. Awwww..... He's the best, huh?

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October 21, 2014

Take With You Tuesday: Addresses and Stamps

Everyone loves to get mail! 


When you travel to Disney, dont forget to bring along your address book and stamps. Buy postcards when you first arrive, write a quick note, then you can drop them in the mailbox right on main street. So fun! 


Your loved ones will be happy to know you thought of them!

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