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Dogs Welcome At Select Walt Disney World Resorts

Beginning Sunday, October 15th, 2017, the Walt Disney World Resort will welcome guests – and their dogs – to four of its resort properties, and I’m not sure how I feel about it. Guests at Disney’s Yacht Club Resort, Disney Port Orleans Resort – Riverside, Disney’s Art...
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Afternoon Tea At Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort

Afternoon tea at Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort was something that I always wanted to try.  I love a good cup of tea, I love finger sandwiches and I think anyone reading my blog knows - I LOVE dessert.  What a perfect afternoon activity this would be for me! We made...
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5 Reasons To Use Disney’s Minnie Van Service

Minnie Vans are the newest form of transportation at Walt Disney World, and worth every penny to me.  They operate similar to Lyft and Uber, but are a flat rate of $20 to take you anywhere on Disney property. Here are the top 5 reasons you should try the Minnie Van...

Top 5 Reasons To Stay At Disney’s Grand Floridian Resort

Disney's Grand Floridian Resort and Spa at Walt Disney World has to be one of the most beautiful and elegant resorts on property.  When it first opened, I assumed I would never stay there.  Princess Diana had stayed at the Grand Floridian, would I even fit in with the...

How To Use Disney’s Minnie Van Service

When the Minnie Van service was first announced, I was pretty excited.  Having another option to renting a car or taking the bus was something I had been hoping for.  I love that Disney has so many transportation options, but it isn’t always the most comfortable at...
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Disneyland Cast Member Retires After 60 Years

The longest-tenured Cast Member at the Disneyland Resort has retired after 60 years of service. Oscar Martinez began working in the Fantasyland quick service locations but spent the last 50 years working at the cafe on Main Street U.S.A. On January 19th, 2017, Oscar...

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Disney To Pay Workers For Lost Wages From Irma

The damages at Walt Disney World due to Hurricane Irma were not as bad as they could have been.  There were lots of downed trees and debris - but nothing that couldn’t be repaired.  For the most part, all resorts were operational the next day with the exception of...

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The BEST Purchase I’ve Made At Disney

It is very easy to overheat at Walt Disney World, no matter how much water you drink!  I drink a LOT of water so I never have an issue of dehydrating, but intense heat is something I can’t handle.  I tend to avoid the summer months when possible for this very reason,...

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Disney After Hours Event Returns For 2018

The popular After Hours event at Walt Disney World will return to the Magic Kingdom in 2018.  The special ticket event is an amazing night time experience that you don't want to miss! The Magic Kingdom event allows for entry as early as 7pm with the ticket purchase....

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Disney Parks To Open After Irma

Theme parks in Walt Disney World are getting ready to open on September 12th, 2017 after Hurricane Irma hit Florida. After being closed September 10th and 11th, guests are anxious to get in to the parks to see how they held up.  There are many trees down around the...

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Irma Preparations At Disney Resorts

With Hurricane Irma approaching Walt Disney World, all Disney parks are closed September 10th and 11th. Communication has been great from Disney.  Updates left in our room and alerts on My Disney Experience has made sure that we all know what to expect as we ride out...

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The Calm Before Irma At Disney

It was a gorgeous night at Walt Disney World after the showers earlier in the evening.  The clouds had gone and the severe humidity had passed, it was very comfortable. As we were out watching Happily Ever After from our balcony at Bay Lake Tower, 2 notices were...

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In our Disney Planning blogs you will find a wide range of topics!  If you’re planning your first Disney vacation or if you’re a seasoned addict, you don’t want to miss this info.  From questions to ask your travel agent to the biggest mistakes first time guests make, we’ve got all your planning needs covered.  Recent news, opinions and reviews round out this category.

What is breakfast like at Be Our Guest in the Magic Kingdom?  Should you leave the parks when it rains?  What is this ‘Dream Along With Mickey’ show?  I’ll bet you didn’t know about the secret behind the pearls at the Haunted Mansion!  Here you’ll find all of the information you need about the various Disney parks from attractions to food, we’ve got you covered!

Where you stay can make or break a Disney vacation.  If you’re on a budget, or just won the lottery – there are amazing resorts to be explored!  You’ll find reviews, updates and information about the accomodations to help you choose the right one for you.  Wondering about the dining options at a resort?  We have reviews of those too!

Sailing on a Disney cruise is one of the best ways to combine a relaxing vacation with some full on adventure!  No kids?  No problem!  They’re not a pre-requisite to enjoy the Disney fleet.  Find out about Disney’s private island or what a concierge suite looks like, it’s all here!

Disney Springs has become a destination within a destination for me.  From fabulous shopping to delicious dining, it’s definately not to be missed!  Lots of food reviews here of the different places to discover – and don’t forget a cupcake, dessert is important!

Here is where you’ll find all of the information that doesn’t really ‘fit’ in to the other categories.  With blogs on Disney’s Emoji Blitz, how to be friends with a Disney addict, and a review of Riu Aruba – it’s a variety of fun light reading to enjoy!

Pixie Dust Fan is a website dedicated to my Disney passion.  My dream has always been to have a little Pixie Dust in my every day life, this site is the product of that dream.  Here you can find information, tips, opinions and reviews – all of the things a good Disney fanatic wants to share.  For more information about me, see my blog post.

Roam around the site, read some of my blogs and enjoy the magic.  If you have comments, suggestions or feedback, I would love to have it!  Feel free to email me here.

Walt once said “Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.”  This site will follow a similar journey – as long I have imagination, this site will never be complete.

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