I am blessed to live near Walt Disney World. I can pop over to the parks whenever the mood strikes. I have lived here for almost 10 years and it never gets old. I still get goosebumps when I drive onto property! I wish all my friends could join me for a day in the [...]
Author Archive: Kathy Werling
Kathy Werling discovered Walt Disney World later than most people but has made up for it. Living close to the theme parks hasn't gotten old yet for her. Kathy is an accomplished photographer and is always out finding new and different things to photograph in the Orlando theme parks. Kathy is also part of the Orlando DIS Unplugged Podcast team.
It’s the most beautiful time of the year here at Walt Disney World! The 4 theme parks are being decorated for the holidays. The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney’s Hollywood Studios is number 1 on my list of “do not miss” events during the holiday season. This event happens nightly until January [...]
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party debuted last night at the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. You truly feel like the holidays are just around the corner when you are strolling down Main Street U.S.A. The dates for the party are select nights from November 8, 2013 until December 20, 2013. This event requires a [...]
It’s that magical time of year at Walt Disney World when the Magic Kingdom changes their decorations from Halloween to the Holidays.
Give Kids the World Village is tucked away in a regular neighborhood, but it is a magical place. Children with life threatening illnesses are treated to a week’s cost-free vacation that includes lodging, donated theme park tickets, meals and so much more that I can’t list it all here. Since 1986, over 120,000 families have [...]
Yippee!! It’s the time of year that many Disney fans look forward to. The 18th Annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival opened today, September 27, 2013 at Walt Disney World. The event runs through November 11, 2013 so you have plenty of chances to enjoy the food and wine offerings in the park. All [...]
It was a beautiful day to take a stroll through Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World. The park was pretty crowded, but at least the humidity was not as bad as usual. There have been some changes lately and I wanted to check them out. What is the first thing you notice in this picture? [...]
I know I have said it before, but Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP) at Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World signals Fall for me in Orlando. If you get the chance to be in Orlando during this time, you really should attend MNSSHP. There is so much to see and do that I am going [...]
Walt Disney World is rolling out a new refillable mug program starting at the All Star Resorts. The mugs were tested at the All Star Resorts in 2011, but will eventually be at all of the resorts. No longer will you be able to bring back your old mugs for free soda.