Confessions of a Disney Mom

A blog about family life and a love of Disney

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 ūüôā 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

Random: My Top 5 Things To Check Out On Google Earth (Including a Few Hidden Mickey’s)

**All photos in the post are not my own and are from Google Earth** Good Afternoon, I love to go and check out how things are looking over Walt Disney World Resort on Google Earth!!  I also LOVE Hidden Mickeys!!  Here is a list of things I look for when spying on my favorite place on the planet! 1) This one is soon to be a thing of the past.  Disney has closed.. 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 ūüôā 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

Video: Disney Cruise Line Sept 2015

Video: Disney Cruise Line Sept 2015 So, I finally created a video with all the wonderful photos from our Disney Cruise Line adventure in 2015.  We sailed on the Fantasy to the Eastern Caribbean with ports in St Marrten, St Thomas and Castaway Cay. Unfortunately, there was a hurricane that altered our course and we were not able to experience Castaway Cay on this trip. Here are the key players in the video:.. Read More

Top 5 Reasons To Use Sheena as Your Destination Specialist

As I begin my new journey in life, I wanted to give everyone the top reasons why you should book though me¬†vs. booking for yourself. ūüôā #5 – I¬†am very trained and educated in the travel industry and various destinations. ¬†This is allows me¬†to know how to book your magical vacation in the quickest, cheapest and less stressful way possible. #4 – I¬†have personal experience and various client feedback on inside information from.. Read More

Walt Disney World Resort Spring 2016 Refurbishment List

So you’re dreaming of your ultimate vacation for this spring/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 prepared ahead of time so my little one.. Read More

Thirty-One Fabric Swatch Wreath: Craft Time :)

So I’ve been wondering what to do with all of my retired print fabric swatches from over my time with Thirty-One. ¬†I have seen some that were similar to the one I created but I did a few things different. ¬†Also, It’s hard to tie some of these fabrics so I’ll show you how I decided to create my¬†Thirty-One fabric swatch wreath. Materials needed: Patience Thirty-One Fabric Swatches (I used 96) Scissors Wire.. Read More

Photo Tour: Walking Around Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

Let’s do something NEW!!! ¬†During a late afternoon nap session, I decided to take a quick walk around Disney’s Art of Animation Resort. ¬†Here are some of my photos from that walk ūüôā These show the mainly the theme¬†of the resort, I should of gone through the main building and snapped some but sadly, I did not. ¬†If I would of known at that time I was going to start up a blog,.. Read More