Everything You Need to Know About Disney’s Minnie Van: A Cheapskate Princess Guide

Updated December 2019!

In 2017, the Walt Disney World Resort launched a new transportation mode called “Minnie Vans,” which is a personalized ride service that will take you and your family all over the Disney property simply by requesting a ride on your smartphone. You can get there quickly and in comfort in a super clean automobile decorated in Minnie-themed polka dots that will accommodate up to 6 people. [Read more…]

Have These Disney Necklaces Personalized for Free!

Jewelry designer Rebecca Hook has been producing more and more superior quality jewelry for the Disney parks and resorts each year. I predict in several more years, you’ll recognize her name as much as ALEX & ANI. Rebecca has now created necklaces that can be monogrammed, which is a perfect gift for a loved one or even for yourself. [Read more…]

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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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…]

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…]

How to See Disney Movies for Way Cheaper than Paying Retail!

Disney Word movie theater

Any other Disney movie fans out there? I got tired of paying retail for movies in a theater, and this month, eight movies have cost me $21.00. How did I do it? [Read more…]

Disney Signature Restaurant Dress Code: A Cheapskate Princess Guide

With so many different outfits and sometimes even costumes being worn to the Disney parks and restaurants, is there ever a time you might need to dress up in your “fancy” clothes?

For several restaurants, the answer is yes.  [Read more…]

Book a 2019 Disney World Vacation and Earn Up to $75 in FREE Gift Cards!

Are you thinking about taking a Disney World vacation next year?

Disney World vacation packages are available now for 2019, and hey, we have gift cards for bookings that qualify, and they’re FREE!

Read: Will the New Disney Resort Parking Fee Affect Your Vacation?

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Disney Extravagances I Can’t Afford: Chiara Ferragni Shoes for Disney

Shop Disney recently collaborated with fashion influencer Chiara Ferragni to create a luxury collection of Italian-made shoes inspired by Minnie Mouse. If you thought the new resort parking fee was going to hurt your wallet, wait until you see the price for these shoes!

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Disney H2O Glow Nights at Typhoon Lagoon: A Cheapskate Princess Guide

Who is ready to swim and party at night at Typhoon Lagoon water park? Grab your Disney Visa and a swimsuit and check this out…

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Will the New Disney Resort Parking Fee Affect Your Vacation?

How much will the new Disney Resorts parking fee affect your next Disney vacation? [Read more…]