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.

Flower and Garden Show Inspires Great Recipes – Part 2

A while ago, I posted an article on the herb garden I began after attending the A to Z on Herbs Show by Tracy Fischer.  Having used my basil, I began to wonder about the use of the rosemary I…

Disney World Haunted Carriage Rides at Fort Wilderness Campgrounds

Located at Disney World’s Fort Wilderness Campgrounds is the Haunted Carriage Ride.  The ride lasts approximately 25 minutes.  Guests are taken aboard a horse and carriage as they roam through the woods of Fort Wilderness.  Guests wishing to try this…

Fort Wilderness Halloween Decoration Fun

Disney is such a great place to celebrate any occasion.  I have been there to celebrate my birthday, Christmas, Halloween, unbirthdays, and on and on! In  my most recent visit to Disney, we headed over to see the Hoop Dee Doo…

My Favourite Disney … Halloween things …

I Love Halloween. I LOVE Disney. So the 2 together are just amazing. I really enjoy watching Disney films this time of year such as Hocus Pocus and Halloween Town. I have not made it to WDW or even DLP…

EPCOT Food and Wine Festival – In the Bog

For those of you heading to EPCOT’s food and wine festival, you may or may not have seen the “Discover the Cranberry” bog location.  The exhibit is located past Spaceship Earth as you walk toward the World Showcase.  The location…

Orlando Stroller Rentals – My Experience

For those of you with children, you know that taking a stroller with you to the theme parks is essential.  My son is now 5 and still we take a stroller with us into the parks.  Not only does it…

Halloween Time Decorations at the Disneyland Resorts

Hello! Its Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resorts and today I am going to focus on the decorations at Disneyland.  This is one of my favorite times of the year to visit Disneyland. The Parks are not as crowded and…

My Favourite WDW … Jack Skellington purchase

I love Disney. I love the holidays, with Halloween and Christmas being the top of my list. And I love Tim Burton. So it is obvious that I would love The Nightmare Before Christmas, and Jack in particular. We have…

Winner of The Hidden Mickey Book

Meet the Magic is proud to announce the winner of The Hidden Mickey Book!  The winner was selected by using random.org.  And the winner is… Angela Estes.  You may be familiar with Angela from Twitter: @_AngelaEstes_ described as Disney Fanatic with a…

Disney World’s Fantasyland Expansion from a Bird’s Eye View

To meet the curiosities of Disney fans, Disney has released this great video showing the Magic Kingdom’s Fantasyland Expansion from its beginning through today.  See the excitement here: