Where to Grab These $125 Sterling Silver Mickey Mouse Inspired Rings by Rebecca Hook

Disney jewelry items are some of the best souvenir purchases you can make to keep the feeling of your last vacation alive and well every day. [Read more…]

Items You Can NOT Bring to Disney Theme Parks: A Cheapskate Princess Guide

 

Have you ever given any thought on what NOT to pack for a WDW vacation? Most travelers simply worry over important items they forgot to pack. Park security has been tightening through the years as the world becomes a crazy place, and there is now a comprehensive list of items you cannot bring into Disney theme parks and resort property. 

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Disney World Height Requirements for Theme & Water Park Rides

Updated for 2019!

Many parents of small children don’t take height into consideration when planning for vacations. There are minimum height requirements for many rides at theme and water parks at Walt Disney World: if you haven’t measured your small children by now, get out that measuring tape and let’s see just who can ride what!

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Disney World Character Dining Options: A Cheapskate Princess Guide

Updated for 2019!

Just after determining where you’ll stay, when you’ll travel, and how many days worth of tickets you need, what you plan to eat has become a huge vacation decision. Through the years, Disney Character meals have become a larger part of many trips, meals that are way more expensive than counter service food items or breakfast in your hotel room.

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Announcing Free Disney Quick Service Meals for Summer 2019 Vacations!

If you’ve been thinking about a 2019 Disney vacation, discounts have been released that can help make that dream a reality for this summer!

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Announcing Disney World Room Discounts for Summer 2019!

Have you been dreaming of a Disney World summer vacation? Room discounts for summer 2019 were just announced, and you can save up to 25% at select Disney Resort hotels for stays most nights from May 28 – Aug. 28, 2019. Are you ready to save some money?

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Grab Disney Merchandise at Five Below Stores for Under $5!

Looking for Disney themed items at a cost that won’t wreck a vacation budget? How about some Disney Princess merchandise for a birthday present or another holiday? Move over dollar tree and make way for Five Below! [Read more…]

Splendid Disney World Watches I Can’t Afford!

Shinola Mickey watches
Every now and then a Disney-themed product comes along that peeks my interest but just completely loses me with the price tag.
Hang on to your Disney Visa and say hello to Mickey Mouse watches by Shinola.

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Decline Disney Housekeeping to Save $10 a Day?

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Walt Disney World Value and Moderate Resort hotels (including the Cabins at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort) are still offering a trial phase Service Your Way program that gives you the ability to decline housekeeping services during your resort stay. If you decide not to have your room cleaned each day, you will receive a Disney Gift Card worth $10 per night for all nights of your stay except one. So if you spend 7 nights in a Disney resort, you will receive a $60 gift card if you decline housekeeping, which Disney fans in-the-know call “Mousekeeping.”

Should you save money by cleaning your own resort room or simply enjoy being pampered?

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How to Get a First Haircut at Disney’s Magic Kingdom!

Did you know you can get a hair cut while vacationing at Magic Kingdom? Many people don’t realize there’s a fully functioning barber shop located on Main Street, and it’s called the Harmony Barber Shop. Head to the left side as you walk through the entrance gates and look for the striped barber shop pole, close to the Firehouse and a gift shop called Disney Clothiers. Guests of all ages can get a haircut here, but they offer a special package just for first haircuts. [Read more…]

Visit Five Below Stores for $5 Disney Themed T-shirts

Wearing Disney shirts and apparel nearly every day of Orlando vacations has become super popular through the years, and this can definitely get expensive. Where is a cheapskate to go for Disney-themed vacation apparel that won’t bust up your budget? [Read more…]

Getting Sick Before A Disney Vacation? Quick! Try These Remedies

You’re just about to pack up the car for a long-awaited and expensive Disney World or Disneyland vacation, and suddenly one set of sniffles turn into three serious colds. What can you do at the last minute? [Read more…]