The Ultimate Walt Disney World FREEbie Guide: 130 Free Vacation Items and Activities

119 Tips for Free Disney Items and Activities

Updated for 2017!

Wow, a Disney World vacation can be expensive. Between the tickets, a place to stay, transportation to Orlando, snacks, souvenirs, and the list goes on and on, you could buy a compact car for what you will spend on your next trip. With prices seeming to increase every year, some families struggle to make their Disney vacation dreams a reality. While a Disney Princess may have no trouble paying for her next vacation, a Cheapskate Princess searches for the best deals and the best ways to spend her vacation time.

If you ever Googled “Free Disney Stuff,” you just might be a Cheapskate Princess! [Read more…]

Disney Movies: Is a Trip to the Movie Theater Draining Your Vacation Fund?


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Before our last Disney vacation, our family made plans to see a movie in an actual movie in Orlando. My sons had been asking to see Wreck It Ralph, and I had really wanted to tour the inside of the Downtown Disney AMC Movie Theater 24. So while lots of people were riding Space Mountain and Tower of Terror,  we purposely used up a couple of hours of vacation time to sit inside in a theater. In case you have never been inside, all the photos you see are of the inside of the Downtown Disney theater. We have a movie theater in our small coastal Alabama town, but it lacks that element of Disney entertainment.  With all the upgraded food and drink choices that our local movie theater does not offer, I honestly can’t wait to go back. [Read more…]

Disney Vacation Must Do: Shop at Disney Springs’ Basin

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Updated for 2017!

If you ever cut a bar of soap in three pieces to make it last a few weeks longer, then you just might be a Cheapskate Princess! Some of my favorite “free items” to bring home from a Disney vacation are the free H2O soaps from the Disney Resorts. Ok, I paid for them with the cost of my room, but they feel free, and who doesn’t like free?

Just where is a Disney Princess to go when she wants to pay for soap with a Disney theme? While you are shopping in the amazing newly remodeled Disney Springs, make a stop at a store called Basin. They also have a location called Basin White at the Grand Floridian Resort and Spa. [Read more…]

Over 30 FREE Activities at Disney Springs: A Cheapskate Princess Guide

Free Activities in Downtown Disney Disney Springs

Updated for 2017!

If you ate french fries off your child’s childs’ plate as a meal so you could afford a pricey Disney souvenir, you just might be a Cheapskate PrincessAre you looking for some fun without the big expense of more theme park tickets?  Cheapskate Princesses have an absolute favorite shopping spot in Orlando that, if you do it right, doesn’t have to involve any money at all…Disney Springs, formerly known as Downtown Disney.

Here are over activities at Disney Springs to do for FREE, because a true Disney Princess loves FREE. [Read more…]