Walt Disney World trips and tips – WDW Basics2020-01-27T13:51:47-05:00

What is Disney World Rope Drop?

Do you want to beat the crowds to the most popular Disney World attractions? Want to enjoy the shortest lines of the day at Disney World? Then, let me introduce you to rope drop at Disney, my friend. “Rope drop” is when a Disney World park opens in the morning and crowd levels are lowest, but “rope dropping” a [...]

March 23, 2020|

Disney FastPass 2020 Availability

If you want to avoid waiting in the longest lines at Disney World, FastPass Plus planning is essential. Disney hotel guests can begin making FastPass+ reservations 60 days before their trip begins while everyone else can begin reserving FastPass+ 30 days in advance. So, what kind of FastPass availability can you expect in 2020 for the most popular Disney [...]

March 9, 2020|

What You Need to Know About Disney World in the Fall

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween party … Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival … cooling temperatures and lower hotel costs … Disney World in October, November, and the late summer months is one of the best times of the year to visit! If you’re visiting Disney World in the fall, there are a few things you’ll need to know that make [...]

March 2, 2020|

How to Get A Rise of the Resistance Boarding Group at Disney World

Rise of the Resistance is an immersive Star Wars attraction at Disney World that is truly Disney storytelling at its finest. However, there is no standby line for this ride and being assigned to a Rise of the Resistance boarding group is the ONLY way to ride. Rise of the Resistance boarding groups are available when the Hollywood Studios [...]

February 24, 2020|

Mens Disney Shirts for Guys Who Don’t Wear Disney Shirts

My husband doesn’t share my Disney addiction. If he was the one in charge of planning our family’s vacations, Disney World probably wouldn’t make the list. He’s more of an outdoorsy National Parks hiking guy.That’s certainly not to say he doesn’t enjoy himself when we’re actually AT Disney World or would ever opt out of a family trip to the [...]

February 18, 2020|

How to Decide Which Park to Visit Each Day of Your Disney World Trip

You’ve decided when you’re going to Disney World. Congratulations! Have a magical time! … now what? After deciding what time of year you’ll go and how long you’ll stay, you can choose which Disney park you’ll visit each day of your trip. Knowing where you’ll be each day will allow you to schedule your dining and FastPass+ reservations. Make [...]

February 11, 2020|

What’s in my Disney World Park bag

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Hey, I’m Traci!

Hi, I'm Traci!

I’ve been going to Disney World since I was a kid. Now, I love planning Disney World trips for my family from our home in North Carolina.

Planning a Disney World trip doesn’t have to be stressful and overwhelming. There is so much you DON’T need to know to have a great time. Let me show you the basics!

I’m so glad you’re here!