Author Archives: Jessica Geurts



The Hottest Restaurant at Disney Springs – Bring Your Eating Pants to The Polite Pig

After an eight hour drive to Disney World (seriously, whose genius idea was that?) we finally arrived at Disney Springs, tired, haggard, weary and absolutely ravenous. After parking in the lime garage at Disney Springs, no easy feat on a Friday night, we made our way to The Polite Pig.  The fourth Orlando-area restaurant of […]


5 Movies to Watch Before Your Next (or First) Trip to Walt Disney World

For many of us, our days are spent looking forward to our next trip to the “Happiest Place on Earth.” You’ve booked the trip, the countdown has begun…now what?  Life, of course, continues on — sometimes at what feels like a glacial pace — as we get closer and closer to the next piece of magic.  […]


Traveling on a Budget? Get Deluxe Amenities for a Moderate Price at Coronado Springs

One thing that can have the greatest impact on your Disney World vacation, both positive or negative, is the resort you stay at. You have to balance the amenities you want with your budget, while also considering the amount of time you plan to spend at your resort vs. the theme parks. Recently, we stayed at […]


Disney Dining Review: Drinks & Appetizers at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto

Tucked away in the corner of Disney World’s Polynesian Village Resort is one of our all-time favorite Disney Lounges – Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto. Inspired by its Disneyland counterpart, Trader Sam’s focuses on rum, rum and more rum in its libations and the bartenders are fairly heavy-handed here.  In addition to its classic tiki bar […]


Disney Dining Review: Breakfast at Satu’li Canteen

Nestled within Pandora – The World of AVATAR in Disney’s Animal Kingdom theme park, you’ll find one of the best counter service breakfast locations on Disney World property.  We were lucky enough to dine at Satu’li Canteen the weekend after the grand opening and greatly enjoyed the experience. We arrived about a half hour after […]