Ear’s What’s Up Vol. 1

Hello, world! My name is Bethany and I am a former Walt Disney World Cast Member. I grew up in a very Disney-loving family. Throughout my entire life all I’ve ever really wanted was a job that would allow me to celebrate and be a part of the beautiful stories that helped shape me into the person I’ve become.

How To: Making and Modifying FP+

Many first-time users have a hard time wrapping their heads around the FastPass+ system, and I'm not surprised. It’s a pretty technologically involved process, especially for new site visitors. I will take you through the basic steps of planning FastPass (FP+ henceforth) before your visit and explain how to modify when you are in the park.

Safety Begins with Me

Okay, there have been mostly magical posts so far, but it’s time to get real here for a minute. In light of hurricane Irma and what appears to be yet another tropical storm following her path, we need to have a discussion about safety... BOO! This is boring (I know)! But for some reason, safety seems to be a sticky concept for a lot of our guests.

Explore: Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire

Friday, June 17, 2016, the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World debuted Mickey’s Royal Friendship Faire following the ten-year run of Dream Along with Mickey. Upon the castle stage Mickey, Minnie, Donald, Daisy, Goofy, and their friends welcome visitors from far-off kingdoms to join in a celebration of friendship.

7 Tips for a Flawless Disney Itinerary

Itinerary planning for Disney can be stressful. There are a lot of considerations to make and even more research to be done. Regardless, I stand by my fervent belief that planning ahead is always the best way to go when it comes to a Walt Disney World trip. As you prepare to develop your own, consider my top 7 tips to make yours flawless!

Let Yourself Believe [Meeting Characters]

You came to Disney World for a very specific reason- to immerse yourself in the magic. All around you the magic of your favorite stories comes to life and you are allowed to believe in the impossible again. In this magical place, some of the world’s most recognizable faces have gathered and they are genuinely excited to meet you.