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Experiencing The Magic, Not The Meltdown: Visiting Walt Disney World With A Child On The Autism Spectrum.

Anyone with a child or family member on the Autism Spectrum knows that routine and controlling outside stimulation is important.  Stepping out of what is familiar can be scary and lead to meltdowns which can be uncomfortable for everyone involved.  That’s why a family...
Storybook Dining Table

Storybook Dining with Snow White at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge

Character dining is always a fun thing when you visit Walt Disney World, and Storybook dining with Snow White might be just what you’re looking for! Located at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge resort, this dinner has the theming nailed.  Artist Point has been transformed in...

Review – Friar’s Nook at Disney’s Magic Kingdom

Friar's Nook at the Magic Kingdom has always been a place I walked by.  I may have stopped for a cold drink once in a while, but it's never been on my list of places to eat.  I suspect it's because I usually stop at Storybook Treats next door - they have some...
DIY Mickey Lamp

DIY Mickey Mouse Lamp

Disney fans everywhere do what they can to bring some Disney magic in to their everyday lives.  For some of us, that includes decorating our homes with Disney touches. It can be as simple as a tea towel in the kitchen or bathroom, or a collection of ornaments or art...
Roaring Fork Cupcake

Three Must-Try Treats at the Roaring Fork at Disney’s Wilderness Lodge Resort

My family and I spent Christmas of 2017 at Walt Disney World Resort, staying at Disney’s Coronado Springs Resort. We had such an amazing time together on that vacation, we’d do it again in a heartbeat. We rode attractions together, wandered around the properties...

New Credit Card Policy At Walt Disney World Resorts

A new payment card policy is being implemented at Walt Disney World Resorts beginning on February 27th, 2019.  The new policy with apply to guests who wish to put a card on file for payment at check in. When the policy goes in to effect, Disney Resorts will place...

Walt Disney at Disneyland

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How Much Does A Minnie Van Cost?

How much does a Minnie Van cost?  Well, it all depends where you're going! When Disney launched this service as a pilot in 2017 it was $20 USD for a trip anywhere on Disney property.  I was a big fan of the Minnie Vans and have used them on multiple trips.  The...

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The Grand Floridian Cafe Review Walt Disney World

Dining options at Walt Disney World can be totally overwhelming.  If you're a first time (or repeat visitor) it can feel a little stressful making sure you get those must-have reservations.  If you spend any time online in Facebook groups or reading some of the sites...

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How Do You Afford To Go To Disney So Often?

It always amazes me that I get asked the question “How can you afford to go to Disney so often?”.  It’s an uncomfortable question because I never know how to answer it.  Are people expecting me to tell them how much money I earn?  I can assure you, I don’t make any...

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D23 The Official Disney Fan Club For Who?

UPDATE AUGUST 20, 2018 - Just when you start to feel like Disney has let you down, they make it RIGHT!  Canadian fans, UK fans, Fans from everywhere BUT the US were upset when Disney announced on August 16th that gold memberships could only be sold to those living in...

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Top 5 Myths About Using A Disney Travel Agent

Whether it's your first Disney vacation or your hundredth, you should use a travel agent who specializes in Disney vacations.  This topic is debated frequently in many Facebook Groups, but I often see some big misconceptions given for reasons against it.  I decided it...

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Frozen Dessert Party At Epcot Review

The Frozen Ever After Dessert Party at Epcot is an opportunity to eat some sweet treats, reserve a great spot for Illuminations AND experience the Frozen attraction without a long wait!  Who wouldn't want to do all that?? The evening that we did the Frozen Dessert...

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B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co At Disney Springs

B.B. Wolf's Sausage Co at Disney Springs was one of those places that I knew I had to try,  The problem with Disney Springs is that there are too many great places to eat and snack, that I rarely find myself ready for something spontaneous when I have passed this...

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What is Adventures by Disney?

  Great Wall Of China With the recent excitement surrounding the 2019 Adventures by Disney itineraries here are the answers to the most common questions I have be asked in the last few weeks.   Adventures by Disney provides group guided family vacations to...

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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!

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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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