Disney World Closures and Refurbishments

Cinderella Castle front angle, Magic Kingdom Park

Disney World is a massive property, with four theme parks, two water parks, a shopping and dining complex, and numerous hotels. With that in mind, there are constant updates and changes happening behind-the-scenes at the Most Magical Place on Earth. When you’re visiting, you may want to prepare for different Disney World closures, scheduled for […]

Dad Can Help!

Are you planning a trip to Walt Disney World? Need some help? It’s OK, everyone needs help when planning a trip to “The most magical place on earth.”  Guess what? Dad can help! Are you going to Walt Disney World? Dad can help! When is the Best Time to go to Walt Disney World? Dad can […]

Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance

I am a BIG Star Wars fan. Always have been since my senior year in high school when Star Wars came out. So I was really, really excited and a little wary to try Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance (RoR). You never know with a new ride whether it will meet with expectations or […]

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

I have to admit, since 1977, I have been enthralled by Star Wars. The time I first saw “A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away“, I was hooked. I’ve dreamed of living in that galaxy ever since. Now I can, because on August 29, 2019, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Disney’s BEST. […]

Animal Kingdom Hours

Animal Kingdom theme park entrance

The Lion sleeps just about any time he wants. Animal Kingdom hours are fairly stable compared to The Magic Kingdom. The park opens at 9:00 every morning and closes between 5 and 8 pm. Most of the year it’s 5:00, but during the busy times it will run clear up to 8:00. Extra Magic Hours […]

Dad’s Quick Guide to Disney World…

Have you seen this? Dad’s Quick Guide to Walt Disney World hotels, or to Disney World Crowds, or even Saving Money at WDW? These are really cool. Everything you need to know about 2017 Crowds, Disney Hotels and Saving Money at WDW right at your fingertips. And the best part is they are FREE! Take […]

Creating Disney Memories

Cinderella Castle front angle, Magic Kingdom Park

Every family should have Disney memories. Whether it’s of classic Disney movies, time spent in one of the Disney parks, or for us guys sitting around watching hours of sports on ESPN (yes, Disney owns ESPN). Today, we’re going to focus on Disney World memories. Why, because a complete, perfect, Walt Disney World vacation creates […]

Dad’s Favorite Walt Disney World Restaurants

Walt Disney World restaurants, Crystal Palace exterior at Magic Kingdom Park

And now, what you’ve all been waiting for. Dad’s Favorite Walt Disney World Restaurants. Yes, Dad’s going to give his favorites, but be sure to stick around and share your favorites or just disagree with Dad (never happens, Dad’s always right). As a bonus, if you don’t agree with Dad, or if you just want […]

Blaze Pizza

Blaze Pizza at Disney Springs

Are you in the mood for customizable food? No, it’s not just any food, it’s a favorite food of even the pickiest of eaters. I’m talking about pizza! Blaze Pizza in Disney Springs is pizza the way you want it. This quick-service pizza location is not unique to Disney Springs. Blaze Pizza has 300 locations […]

Cookes of Dublin

Cookes of Dublin at Disney Springs

If you’re on a carriage ride with Shamus (from Mary Poppins Returns) in the Disney Springs area, take him to Cookes of Dublin. This is a quick-service restaurant with an Irish flair! While Raglan Road get a lot of the hype, Cookes of Dublin is a neat little restaurant specializing in Irish food. Quick service […]