Confessions of a Disney Mom

A blog about family life and a love of Disney

Check out our shirts from our most recent trip!

You know those families that you see on vacation with the matching shirts??? That’s us!!!! We like to create or get matching shirts for our Disney trips for a few reasons.  First, I find it fun to create them and it adds to the excitement of preparing for the trip. Second, it looks really cute in the many photo opportunities that Disney has.  Third, If my child happens to wonder off (or my.. Read More

Sheena’s Inside Scoop: Prince Charming Regal Carrousel

Sheena’s Inside Scoop: Prince Charming Regal Carrousel Prince Charming Regal Carrousel offers fun for everyone in the whole family. Originally built in 1917, the Liberty Carrousel, originally located in Belle Isle Park in Detroit, was one of only four carrousels that were built with five rows by the Philadelphia Toboggan Company. In 1967, when Walt Disney World was in the planning stages, the Disney Company discovered the carrousel at Olympic Park in Maplewood,.. Read More

Sandals Royal Bahamian’s Private Island

This will be a quick post. I just wanted to share with you some of my photos from Sandal’s private island located at Sandals Royal Bahamian. #Flatnedi is ready to go too! Waiting on the pier to head to the island. Here we are!! The following photos are from the Spa area of the island…Did you know you can hold your wedding here as well??? Awesome!! Some more overall pics from the island.. Read More

Disney Mom Goes To SANDALS!!!!

It’s not everyday that you get to travel down to the Caribbean for a business trip! Not only do we get to visit a beautiful island, we are going to be staying and training at the amazing Sandals Royal Bahamian Resort! I figured I would get starting on my blog writing from the air. You will be noticing a lovely lady photo bombing lots of my pictures this trip.  Nedi was not able.. Read More

Walt Disney World Resort Summer 2016 Refurbishment List

Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Summer Refurbishment List So you’re dreaming of your ultimate vacation for this summer to visit the mouse.  I find it’s best to know which attractions will be down for refurbishment while planning my trip.  Disney is constantly building and upgrading various aspects in their parks.  I do not see refurbishment in a negative way.  Sure it stinks that attraction may have downtime when you are visiting, but I’d rather be.. Read More

Agency Scavenger Hunt

This is what happens when your agency sends you on a crazy scavenger hunt in the hot Florida sun!!! Our hunt was focused in the EPCOT resort area (Boardwalk, Beach and Yacht Club Resorts) Here are some of my photos from the hunt (which were posted on my Instagram (sheenadestinationspecialist) Since it was Friday the 13th, I took a quick selfie with Tower of Terror before starting my hunt 🙂 Next up…which resort.. Read More

Disney Mom goes to….Universal

It’s a tough life when your business trip includes staying and playing in the Disney Parks and skipping over to check out what Universal has to offer.  This week, I feel very fortunate to have the opportunity to train with the wonderful ladies of Fairytale Adventures Travel for our Spring FAU trip. Here are some highlights from the Universal site visit. So after an early morning, we headed over to Loews Portofino Bau.. Read More

Breaking News!!! FREE Dining!!!

OH MY GOODNESS!!! FREE DINING or ROOM discounts this fall season at Walt Disney World Resort!! Room are already flying off the shelves, if you were planning on a fall trip, call me TODAY! Just $200.00 will hold your reservation and paid in full is due 30 days before check in. Here’s a breakdown of the offers. You can get a FREE Dining Plan when you buy a non-discounted 5-night/6-day package that includes.. Read More

Exciting News!! Updates for Disney this summer!!

There is a ton of buzz on the internet from this past week.  Exciting and new things are coming to Walt Disney World Resort and with the Disney Company.  Here’s a quick review of what’s coming 🙂 Starting May 6th, guests can preview scenes from the upcoming film “Alice Through the Looking Glass.”  Catch this 10-minute sneak peek before you are “late for a very important date.”  In Disney California Adventure park, the preview.. Read More