Disney World, Personal Story, Planning

What age should I take my child to Disney?

Two is better than one.

This is one of the top questions I get and also one of the top debates people have over Disney.  At some point, everyone asks “What age should I take my child to Disney“.  I’m sure if you have talked about Disney at all, you have asked it too.  Some answers I have heard: “Don’t take them until after 5…You want them to remember it” , “Wait until first grade, so they understand it” or “Take them before they are 3, while they are free“.   I am a firm believer Continue reading “What age should I take my child to Disney?”

Disney World, Personal Story

Toy Story Land Weekend

The anticipation for the opening of Toy Story Land was incredibly high.  As many of you read in the post leading up to my last trip, I was beyond excited.  It was definitely one of my most memorable times in Disney World.  There was so much energy and so much excitement in the air.  It was hard to help getting wrapped up in all of it.  We arrived on Thursday late afternoon at Disney’s All-Star Music.  There was a small snafu with our room (yes, even travel agents have snafus).  Disney was Continue reading “Toy Story Land Weekend”

Personal Story

We’re going to TOY STORY LAND: OPENING DAY

I honestly can barely contain my excitement. Ever since Disney made the very first announcement about Toy Story Land, I have been wanting to be there and see it. I felt Disney took FOREVER to finally give us the opening day and I am a planner. I like to book things in advance and know what I am doing. Toy Story Land 1A friend and I were playing the guessing game and had an entire trip planned based on Toy Story Land opening around Memorial Day Weekend (like Pandora did last year). Much to our dismay, when Disney announced the June 30th opening day, we were crushed. I had searched my calendar and tried and tried to make the new day work. I thought it wasn’t going to happen….. But IT DID!! The trip is 100% booked! Continue reading “We’re going to TOY STORY LAND: OPENING DAY”

Personal Story

The Journey Begins

Thanks so much for joining me!

“Around here, however, we don’t look backwards for very long. We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things… and curiosity keeps leading us down new paths.”
–Walt Disney

I am so excited about this blog and so excited about the new adventure in my life!  My name is Lauren and I am first and foremost obsessed with my family.  I have two amazing-adventurous boys, a supportive and loving husband, 2 sisters, 1 sister-in-law, 2 brothers-in-law, a mom, a dad, a mother-in-law, 2 nephews, a niece and grandfather … just to name a few.  I cherish Continue reading “The Journey Begins”