Paint the Night Parade Dining Package – Wine Country Trattoria

Updated April 24, 2018 Paint the Night Parade returned to the Disneyland Resort on April 13, 2018 with Pixar Fest. With it came three new dining...

Walt Disney World Planning

Updated January 7, 2019 So, I get A LOT of questions about how to plan for Walt Disney World. My area of focus is Disneyland...

Pixar Fest and Pixar Pier

Updated May 9, 2018 2018 is shaping up to be a very exciting year at the Disneyland Resort. Pixar is moving in and its presence...

Paint the Night Parade

Updated October 15, 2018 ***Paint the Night Parade is ending its current run on November 7, 2018. I'll update this post if/when it returns. Paint the...

Valentine’s Dinner at Catal Restaurant in Downtown Disney

I'm a big fan of the Patina Group, which manages three lovely restaurants in Downtown Disney. Catal is my favorite of the three, but...

Pearls in the Park 2018

Updated April 2, 2018 ***Party tickets are nearly sold out as of 2.28.2018. 10 tickets remain and hotel rooms at The Disneyland Hotel are still...

Holiday Pearls in the Park Party 2017

It's time! The first annual Holiday Pearls in the Park is set for December 7-11, 2017. New to the Pearls in the Park tradition? Read below...

How to Best Use a Late Start Day at Disneyland

Updated December 27, 2018 I often get asked what to do with a late start at Disneyland. You can make good use of this time...

Hungry Bear Fantasmic! On-The-Go Review

Updated October 16, 2018 I reviewed the Hungry Bear Fantasmic! Dining Package on 8.9.2017. This is the most affordable of the three Fantasmic! options and...

Blue Bayou Fantasmic! Review

Updated October 16, 2018 I reviewed the Blue Bayou Fantasmic! Dining Package on August 6, 2017. I enjoyed it a couple of years ago, prior...