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 see her other site at The Disney Moms.

Disney Transportation Between Parks and Resorts

Photo by Dennis Brown When staying on Walt Disney Property, Disney Transportation is included in the price of your resort stay. In addition, Disney provides transportation to your Disney Resort from the Orlando International Airport for free. While this service…

Staying Cool While Visiting Disney

Disney World has some of its highest seasons during the hot months of the year.  Many of us find that when we get to the parks, we were not quite prepared for how HOT it is as we walk from…

Disney Premier Annual Pass

For all of you that are curious, did you know that Disney World and Disneyland share an annual pass?  The purchase can be made from the following locations: Disneyland Resort theme park ticket booths Guest Relations windows at Walt Disney…

The Little Mermaid Ride in Disney’s California Adventure

I will be heading out to Disneyland for the D23 Expo in August and the excitement has begun!  In addition to heading to the Expo, I will be (of course) heading over to see Disneyland and Disney’s California Adventure.  I…

How will you get to Disney? Car, train, or plane?

What is the best way for you and your family to get to Disney?  Should you get there by car, train, or plane? Driving to Disney As with many of the planning questions, a budget can help form your answer.  Many…

Maelstrom Hidden Mickeys

During my last vacation to Disney World, my sister, son, Kristen H. and I had a great time comparing Hidden Mickey findings.  While in EPCOT we decided to visit Maelstrom which is located in the Norway pavilion.  My son has…

Disney World Broken Lesson Learned?

For those of you who enjoy taking your camera to the parks you may want to consider making sure the camera is properly protected before you begin your vacation. My son is still using a stroller. Our current stroller is…

Disney Transportation or Rent a Vehicle?

For many of you planning your vacations to Disney, you begin with using a budget.  The use of a budget will help you determine the various extras you can afford, such as a vehicle rental.  Remember when making that budget to…

Pecos Bill’s Tall Tale Cafe – Taco Salad

So recently on Castaway Midday, Natalie and I discussed the best ways to get the most bang for your buck with ways to eat cheap but get a lot of food. One of my suggestions was to get the taco…

Additional Information on Downtown Disney AMC Theater

Image via Wikipedia Meet the Magic previously posted the announcement of the opening of the AMC the ETX Theatre with the below article.  Since posting, some fans on Twitter have inquired as to the additional details of this theater.  A…