Disney World: Epcot / Festival of the Arts

After our lunch at Biergarten, we slowly walked around the World Showcase and explored the different countries. Scattered around Epcot were works of arts, celebrating the Festival of the Arts that was being held until…

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Disney World: Epcot / Biergarten Restaurant

Epcot is the biggest of the 4 Disney World theme parks. it’s so large, they have different openings times for the 2 sections. The front part is Future World, which has the iconic Spaceship Earth…

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Disney World: Happily Ever After fireworks at Magic Kingdom

It was a long day for Stephen, and we still had the fireworks show at 8:00 pm. After visiting the Enchanted Tiki Room, we decided to stake out a spot on Main Street and relax…

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Disney World: Magic Kingdom / Haunted Mansion & Tiki Room

By the time we were done with Stephen’s haircut, we had to head over to Liberty Square for our Haunted Mansion FastPass. The Haunted Mansion at the Magic Kingdom is slightly different than the one…

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Disney World: Harmony Barber Shop at Magic Kingdom

Did you know you can get a hair cut at the Magic Kingdom? The barbershop is located near the entrance of the park, next to the fire station. Tucked away in the corner, you’ll see…

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Disney World: Pineapple Lanai at the Polynesian Village Resort

We took a break from the Magic Kingdom and hopped on the express monorail to the Disney’s Polynesian resort. I wanted Stephen to visit another hotel, and to show him that it’s an experience just…

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Disney World: Magic Kingdom, Carousel of Progress / Peoplemover

Following our lunch at Be Our Guest, we went to check out Tomorrowland. Stephen has never been on Carousel of Progress, so we went back in time with this classic, nostalgic show, followed by another…

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Disney World: Magic Kingdom / Be Our Guest

It’s day 3, and we’re going to the Magic Kingdom. Unlike our easy day at Hollywood Studios, the Magic Kingdom was going to be longer and a lot more walking. We still didn’t get up…

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Disney World: the Polite Pig

We left Hollywood Studios early and it was also Super Bowl Sunday. I was hoping Disney Springs wouldn’t be crowded, and that people were watching the game at their hotel or at one of the…

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Disney World: Hollywood Studios / Alien Swirling Saucers

Follow our lunch, we went on the Star Tours attraction, saw the Indiana Jones stunt show and walked around until our FastPass for the Alien Swirling Saucers was ready. Stephen doesn’t like going on rides…

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Disney World: 50’s Prime Time Café

Following our visit to Batuu (ie Galaxy’s Edge), we made our way to have lunch at the 50’s Prime Time Café, one of my favorite restaurants at WDW. The theme is a 1950s style kitchen…

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Disney World: Hollywood Studios / Galaxy’s Edge

It’s our first full day at WDW, and we’re going to Hollywood Studios (formerly MGM Studios). Since we are still on West Coast time, we didn’t get up until 9:00 (which for us is 6:00…

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Disney World: Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’

For our first night, I knew I had to make a late dinner reservation, so I chose Chef Art Smith’s Homecomin’ restaurant located at the Disney Springs, which is WDW’s Downtown Disney area. From our…

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We’re heading to Disney World!

For my 50th birthday, I wanted to celebrate it at Walt Disney World. My birthday is actually in March, but it’s also Spring Break in Florida… meaning it’s even more crowded than normal. I found…

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Anniversary dinner at Steakhouse 55

Happy 7th anniversary to my Stephen! The place we originally met 7 years ago went out of business, so we decided to celebrate our anniversary at the Steakhouse 55, located at the Disneyland Hotel. The…

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Belated Holiday Greetings

Belated holiday greetings…. 2019 didn’t end quite as happy as I wanted. It’s never easy to lose a pet…and I’ve had 2 dogs, and 3 cats before Lulu passed away. I think it was harder…

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RIP my little Lulu (Sept 2004- Dec 2019)

In November of 2005, my ex-husband and I were walking with friends at a mall, and decided to pop into a pet store.  I joked to the pet store owner if he would accept a…

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