It's time for another installment of Disney Planning 2.0 Last time I booked Disney - I went straight to the source - Disney Holidays. I checked a couple of prices, conducted lots of research of hotels in advance and then called the super helpful Disney Holidays phone line. It was my first time going to… Continue reading Disney Planning 2.0: Shopping Around
Scales and Arpeggios!
I've done it - I've signed up to Piano Lessons for 8 weeks. When I was little I used to play piano. I think I was pretty good at it back in the day. We moved to the countryside when I was 12 and my lessons were still in Dublin in the Royal Academy of… Continue reading Scales and Arpeggios!
IKEA Haul February 2018
We're slowly redecorating each room of our house. In the living/sitting room we have already removed the open fire and fireplace and put in a stove. We put in a new floor and when moving the furniture for the floor, the glass TV stand we had smashed. Cant have our TV and all the various… Continue reading IKEA Haul February 2018
Disney Planning 2.0: Which Resort to choose
So today we look into which resort to stay in. I like to be fully immersed in Disney when I go so although it may be cheaper to stay off site, I'm only considering Disney Resort Hotels. Walt Disney World Resorts are split into three categories Deluxe Resorts Moderate Resorts Value Resorts The main difference… Continue reading Disney Planning 2.0: Which Resort to choose
Book Review: All That She Can See (Carrie Hope Fletcher)
Cherry has a hidden talent. She can see things other people can't and decides to use this power for good. She uses her bakery and her wonderful baked goods to bring happiness, contentment or whatever is needed to those around her. People don't know why they are drawn to her bakery, they just know that… Continue reading Book Review: All That She Can See (Carrie Hope Fletcher)
Valentines Day – Irish Connection
Happy Valentines Day! I thought, with the day that's in it, I'd talk about a weird and wonderful connection Ireland has with Valentines Day! Valentines day falls on the feast day of Saint Valentines. The Legend goes that Valentine of Rome was imprisoned for preforming marriages of soldiers who were forbidden to marry and for… Continue reading Valentines Day – Irish Connection
I've been window shopping as of late. I bought Elton John tickets this month, so spending until next pay day, will be minimal! Here's some cool Disney things I found online (all links open in new window) 1. Disney Villain Ladies Pyjamas I actually got these as a Christmas present and absolutely love them. They… Continue reading Disney Finds
Thats right woodchuck chuckers….
It's Groundhog Day!! I have watched Groundhog day at least 400 times in the last couple of years. I watch it most every night going to bed. Its the perfect movie, you can pick it up at any part and continue to watch. Its now come to it that I think I've seen this movie… Continue reading Thats right woodchuck chuckers….
Disney Planning 2.0: To Dining Plan or not to Dining Plan
Before we get to shopping the sites we need to decide what exactly we're pricing. Dining Plans? Moderate, Deluxe, Value? Which hotel? Lets start with Dining Plans. We did the Deluxe dining plan last time having never been to Disney World before. With it you could get three 3 course meals a day (including character… Continue reading Disney Planning 2.0: To Dining Plan or not to Dining Plan
I finally got out to see Coco this weekend. I've been looking forward to it as lots of people I follow on Instagram and Youtube went to special Disney events to see it so I saw their reactions. Carrie Fletcher described it as the first ten minutes of Up but over and over again. I… Continue reading Review: Coco