Tag Archives: Characters

Yes We’re Two Grown Adults, Yes We’re At The Royal Table


So I’ll say it right from the start: we were two adults, traveling without kids, and we went to Cinderella’s Royal Table for dinner. Did I feel like I had to justify this to others repeatedly? Yes. Did I care? No, and I will tell you why. The first time I ate at Cinderella’s Royal […]


Experiences I Try to Avoid at Disney


As an introvert, there are a certain number of experiences and attractions I go out of my way to avoid when I visit Walt Disney World. I’ve always been an introvert; I’m more comfortable on my own than in a big crowd, and I don’t like drawing attention to myself. Of course, there’s more to […]



Meeting Disney Characters as an Adult


I may be an adult but I love meeting the characters in the Disney Parks. My brain knows it’s a cast member in a sweaty overused costume but my heart is screaming “OH MY GOODNESS IT’S MINNIE RIGHT IN FRONT OF ME!!” There have been times at character breakfasts where I am almost too excited […]


Disney Animal World Subscription Book Series – A Gateway to Animal Kingdom at Disney World


FacebookTwitterGoogle+ There are two things I love. The first is Disney. The second is animals. So it comes as no surprise that Animal Kingdom ranks pretty high on my list of favourite places. My little boy seems to follow this interest in animals, so when I came across this amazing book series for small children […]


Review: Surf’s Up! Breakfast with Mickey and Friends


If you enter Paradise Pier hotel from Disneyland Drive, walk past the giant Goofy with a surfboard statue, and take a right, you’ll walk past Surfside Lounge, and end up at the PCH Grill where you’ll experience Surfs Up! Breakfast with Mickey and Friends. If you arrive before the 7am opening like us, the doors […]


Review: Ariel’s Grotto Breakfast at Disney California Adventure


Ariel’s Grotto is located on the boardwalk to Paradise Pier in Disney California Adventure. Breakfast is served 9 to 10am and reservations are highly recommended. Even from the outside, you can tell that Ariel’s Grotto is a special place for Little Mermaid fans. As a girl who grew up in the 1990s, I’m a pretty […]


For the love of Disney Characters


To my oldest son’s delight, the first Cars 3 teaser trailer was released in November of last year. The first 21 seconds were spent fiercely studying the details of the cars whipping by. Then his face dropped as he watched his hero shatter into pieces and heard his haunting breath coming from the speaker. To […]


Going to Disney World? 5 Ways to Build Excitement for Your Trip with Your Smallest Mouseketeers!


The mere mention of an impending trip to Disney World is enough to send most children into an uncontainable excitement and the household into a frenzy. They may have been already, so they know they are returning to a magical place where they get to meet their favourite Characters or go on exciting rides. However, […]


Walt Disney World Character Meet-And-Greet: Character Dining in the Parks


In our Walt Disney World character series, we have talked about The Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, and Disney’s the Animal Kingdom. These are four really great places to meet the characters you grew up with. The issue is you have to travel between them, wait in multiple lines and plan your day around […]