Tag Archives: Food

A Tale of The Daily Poutine and a Canadian

This born and raised Canadian was lucky enough to spend some time living in Orlando Florida.  Like anyone who moves to a different country, there are certain things I missed from home. The Canadian Pavilion could provide some relief but it was always nice to have more. You can imagine how excited I was when I […]

Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival at Home: Germany’s Apple Strudel

Hello Disney chefs and welcome to our second installment of Epcot‘s Food and Wine Festival recipes at home. Today, let’s create a crowd favorite from the Germany marketplace. Of course, we are talking about the flaky and sweet goodness of their Apple Strudel. There is a reason it’s probably the first food item that comes to […]

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 […]

The History of Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort & Spa – Part One

Image: WATG Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort and Spa is one of the flagship resorts at the Walt Disney World Resort. It is an elegant, romantic turn-of-the-century resort, however when the resort was originally being planned Disney had another resort in mind. When Project X (as the Walt Disney World Resort was originally called) – later […]

Walt Disney World Resort Golf Courses Add New Themed Refreshment Carts

The Disney Parks Blog recently announced that the Walt Disney World Resort Golf Courses have brand new Disney-themed refreshment carts. The new carts are themed after Mickey, Minnie, and Goofy. The Palm, Magnolia, and Oak Trail courses will have all the new refreshment carts, but for now, the Lake Buena Vista course will just have […]

New Featured Sweet Treats at the Disney Parks for July

Every month, the Disney Parks Blog showcases some sweet treats around the Disney parks. This month is no exception, and there is plenty to be excited about if you have a sweet tooth! At the Disneyland Resort this July, you’ll find “a Gourmet Apple, Crispy Treat and Marshmallow Wand” all covered in milk chocolate, chunks […]

3 Affordable Yacht & Beach Table Service Restaurants

Staying in the Epcot area? Looking to venture out of Epcot mid-day to try something new? You probably have heard of the Yachtsman Steak House, but did you know there are three other, more affordable, table service restaurants at the Beach & Yacht Club resorts? Here are my thoughts about my experiences at these lesser […]

The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part Two

Part One of the history of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort can be found by clicking this link: The History of Disney’s Wilderness Lodge – Part One DVC Construction Image: Google Maps The Urban Design Group was also responsible for the design of the Villas at the Wilderness Lodge (now Boulder Ridge Villas at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge). The […]

BREAKING: Free Disney Dining Plan Announced for 2017

The much anticipated free Disney Dining Plan has been announced for 2017! Guests visiting August 21-September 30, November 14-20, November 25-27, and December 8-23, 2017 can get a free dining plan when they purchase a non-discounted Walt Disney World Resort hotel and ticket package. Guests looking to take advantage of this limited time offer must […]

Sneak Peek of the “Specialty Beverages” Coming To Pandora—The World of Avatar

The Disney Parks Blog just released a sneak peek at some of the libations that will be coming to Pandora—The World of Avatar when it opens on May 27, 2017.  Fun new themed drinks will be part of the experience. Both alcoholic and non-alcoholic drink options will be available in Pandora—The World of Avatar. Guests […]