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.

Grab a Copy of the Disney Cruise Travel Journal

  If you are planning a Disney Cruise, grab a copy of this book so you can write down all of the details of your adventure! Use the space to take down the details of the food you loved, the…

Why use a Wheelchair instead of an ECV at Disney World?

While visiting Disney World recently with my father, we knew that he would not be able to walk the miles and miles required for the daily trips to the parks.  We had discussed him getting an ECV for the trip…

Who is Looking forward to seeing the movie Dumbo this weekend?

Who is looking forward to Dumbo this weekend?  Here is the detailed description of this blockbuster movie coming to a theater near you: “Struggling circus owner Max Medici enlists a former star and his two children to care for Dumbo,…

Most Exciting Attractions at the Magic Kingdom with a Toddler

Last year, I traveled with my sister and my two nieces, ages 1 and 2 at the time, to the Magic Kingdom.  This was my nieces’ first trip to the Magic Kingdom so I felt very excited to be there…

New exit to M agic Kingdom’s Space Mountain

During the last visit to Disney World, I was very surprised to see that the exit for Space Mountain had updated to include carpeting for the entire exit.  No longer was there a moving walkway but instead a long, very long walk…

Be sure to Find those Ride Photo Cameras for Fun Disney Photos

My family has always enjoyed the ride photos that are taken while in Disney.  If you have the myDisney Experience Disney World phone app, you know you can see those ride photos in detail right from the app.  Depending on…

2019 Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party Dates

Who is excited to visit Disney World during the Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party?  I know I am!  So you can begin planning your trip now, here are the dates for the upcoming party in 2019: August 16, 20,…

How often does the Dragon at Universal’s Wizarding World of Harry Potter breath Fire?

Are you looking to get a photograph of the dragon atop the Gringott’s Bank when breathing fire?  When walking into the Wizarding World of Harry Potter in Universal Studios, you will immediately see the dragon atop Gringott’s Bank and a crowd…

When will Universal Orlando open their newest Wizarding World of Harry Potter attraction?

Universal Orlando has just announced their newest ride opening at the Universal Orlando Resort, where you can experience The Wizarding World of Harry Potter!  Soon,  you will be able to ride the park’s newest coaster experience starring Hagrid! The new attraction is to be…

Top Fun FREE Things to Do in Disney on a NON-Theme Park Day’s Visit

Port Orleans Riverside Show with Bob

Disney has plenty of things to do that can cost you quite a bit but did you know that there are also a wide variety of things to do that are free?  In fact, you can even make an entire non-theme…