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.

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 Magic 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…

What to Expect when in a Hurricane at Disney World

Disney World is always a great place to vacation, no matter the time of year, but it’s important to plan ahead and become educated on what each season may bring when traveling to Orlando.  You may find it is the…

Discounts for Garden Grocer Delivery to YOUR Disney or Orlando Resort!

A great way to save your family time and money is by having your groceries delivered directly to your Orlando room.  The number one top place to use when getting groceries delivered while staying at ANY Orlando resort is Garden…

Disney World Hidden Fun Activities in the Parks

Within the theme parks, you will find a wide variety of attractions, shows and restaurants.  However, if you have been to the parks a few times, you might be looking for some additional hidden fun activities.  Luckily, you can find…