Disney World, Planning

Childcare Options at Disney

Yes, Disney World is a family vacation destination, but did you know that you can also have a date night without the children?  Many people aren't aware of some of the childcare options available during their stay at Disney World. For children 3 and up, there are some drop off locations at select Disney resorts… Continue reading Childcare Options at Disney

About Me, Disney World, runDisney

Kenzie’s First 100 Meter Dash

Marathon Weekend has come and gone, and our daughter completed her first 100 Meter Dash as a part of the events.  Many people don't know that children, even infants, can participate in runDisney races.  I would assume most people are like me and are so concerned with getting their own registration in before it fills… Continue reading Kenzie’s First 100 Meter Dash

About Me, Disney World, Personal

When Should You Stay Off Site?

We just came back from Marathon Weekend last week.  I apologize for not posting daily reports like I did last time, but we were traveling with a large group of friends and had my husband's parents with us, as well.  Spare time was somewhat limited for us, but a lot of fun was still had!… Continue reading When Should You Stay Off Site?

Disney World, Updates

The End of Star Wars Weekends

The rumor mill was true, once again!  Disney officially announced today that the popular Star Wars Weekends have ended.  This event began semi-annually in 1997, and became an annual tradition in 2003.  My husband and I have been several times, and loved each trip.  And we aren't even huge Star Wars fans.  We mostly loved… Continue reading The End of Star Wars Weekends

Disney World, Disneyland, Planning, runDisney

Announced Today! Star Wars Half Marathon: The Dark Side!

The rumor mill was once again true!  runDisney has finally added a new race to the lineup at Walt Disney World! Star Wars Half Marathon:  The Dark Side comes to Walt Disney World April 14-17, 2016.  The events include a 5K, 10K, half marathon, and kids' races.  Should you feel so inclined and up for… Continue reading Announced Today! Star Wars Half Marathon: The Dark Side!

Disney World, Disneyland, Updates

New! Star Wars Themed Lands Coming to Disney Parks!

At the D23 Expo's much anticipated Parks & Resorts Panel yesterday, it was announced that Disney plans to add new Star Wars themed lands to both Hollywood Studios and Disneyland Parks by 2020. There are several new Star Wars attractions slated to begin before the completion of the lands to coincide with the new films… Continue reading New! Star Wars Themed Lands Coming to Disney Parks!

About Me, Personal, runDisney

A Family That Runs Together…Goes to Disney!

Several years ago, I remember waiting in line at the Epcot Character Spot, and seeing a gentleman behind us proudly wearing a medal from a run he completed that morning. I don't believe it was a runDinsey race, because I can't seem to line up any of our previous trips with a runDisney event, but… Continue reading A Family That Runs Together…Goes to Disney!