Monthly Archives: October 2015

Friday Five: Five Snacks to Bring With You to Walt Disney World

Happy Friday Everyone! For those just tuning in, “Friday Five” is a weekly series where I do a quick rundown of 5 things in a certain topic. Kind of like Magic Moment Monday, I designed it as a positive wrap … Continue reading

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“Monday Mouthful” with Healthier Snack Options at Walt Disney World

Time for another Monday Mouthful where I talk about one of my favorite Disney trip planning topics: FOOD! I have often heard from people that it is difficult to find healthy snacks for their kids during a Disney Vacation. With all … Continue reading

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Introducing Feature Presentation Friday: Review of the Wild Africa Trek

It’s Feature Presentation Friday! Feature Presentation Friday is a relatively new series where I basically talk about a topic that I feel deserves some attention. It may be either Disney related (movies, parks, etc.), general travel related, or child life related. In … Continue reading

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Wish Wednesday: Who is Eligible and What Do they Wish for?

As a Child Life Specialist working with kids in the hospital and a wish granting volunteer for the Make-A-Wish Foundation, the Make-A-Wish Foundation and Give Kids the World are two organizations that are near and dear to my heart. To … Continue reading

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Using Fastpass+ and My Disney Experience to Minimize Wait Times and Manage Expectations

As part of my job as a child life specialist, I help children in the hospital cope with stressors to prevent meltdowns by structuring the environment for success, offering and rehearsing coping strategies for stressful situations, and providing distraction and … Continue reading

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Friday Five: Five Things I’ll Be Trying at the EPCOT Food and Wine Festival

Happy Friday Everyone! For those just tuning in, “Friday Five” is a weekly series where I do a quick rundown of 5 things in a certain topic. Kind of like Magic Moment Monday, I designed it as a positive wrap … Continue reading

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