Author Archive for Natalie Henley

When Natalie is not looking for Hidden Mickeys or helping others plan a Disney vacation, she is a wife, mom and Certified Public Accountant. She collected her favorite planning and money savings tips in her book Strategies for Paying for Disney. Be sure to also hear her on her regular Disney podcast, WDW Tiki Room. Be sure to see her other site at The Disney Moms.

Skull Island Reign of Kong open Intermittantly

Skull Island Reign of Kong exterior

The Skull Island Reign of Kong attraction is set to open the Summer of 2016. If you are hoping to ride it now before it opens, be sure to head over to Universal Studios to the attraction at 5 pm…

Exciting Ways to Prepare for Your Disney Vacation

Now that you have your Disney vacation planned, you and your family are so excited you just cannot wait the final days until you get to begin your Disney adventure.  To help you in your wait and become better prepared…

Ride along in the Frozen Ever After in Norway at Epcot

Epcot Frozen Ever After

Frozen Ever After has officially opened in Epcot.  June 21, 2016 was the first day it was open to the public and offered waits of up to 300 minutes.  Fastpasses are extremely difficult to come by on the MyDisneyExperience app.…

Disney Travel Journal to Document Your Magical Moments

Disney Travel Journal

Looking for a place to keep up with all of those magical moments from your Disney vacation? This is the book! This book is designed for the Disney fan who wants to keep up with all of the details of…

New Railings and Signage Added around Disney World Lake to Prevent additional Allogator Accident

Railings along the beach of Polynesian Resort

In the wake of the taking of the child at Disney World by an alligator, Disney has made a few changes. The first is the addition of the new railings. They currently line the beaches of the Polynesian Resort as…

How to Score BIG in Universal Studios Men in Black

Men in Black

Are you looking to score big on the Men in Black attraction in Universal Studios?  After many times riding the attractions, I had just that though.  How in the world do you score high on this fun attraction!  My researched…

Things in Universal Studios NEVER Seen in Disney World

Universal Cast Members Talking

Disney World is a land of magic and wonder created specifically by using a huge variety of rules specified by the company.  These rules make each of their lands, sections, restaurants have a certain look and feel to them that…

Find N Sync in EPCOT’s Leave a Legacy

N Sync EPCOT Leave a Legacy Photo

As you enter EPCOT, you will walk past many pillars.  If you look carefully, you will notice that the pillars include tiles with tiny photos of guests.  Each of these pillars are marked with locators so individuals can find their…

Places in Disney World to Comfortably Feed Your Baby

Baby's First Trip to Disney World

If you are planning to take a vacation to Disney with a baby, you likely will begin wondering where you will be able to breastfeed your child comfortably or prepare a bottle.  It is also equally as important to know…

Disney World addition of Name Screens throughout their Attractions

Animal Kingdom Expedition Everest new screens

There are always new and entertaining things in Disney World.  Since my visit in March, many of the attractions have added screens that say hi or goodbye to you as you pass the screen. Here are some locations where you…