Category Archives: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars stuff at DHS

If, like me, you’re anxiously awaiting the impending Star Wars Land at Disney’s Hollywood Studios (or whatever the park will be renamed), you need some sort of Star Wars in-park fix to tide you over. That’s where Star Wars Launch … Continue reading

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Watto’s Grotto

During our (one and only) day at Hollywood Studios, we were browsing some new Star Wars merch in Tatooine Traders after riding Star Tours. As I admired the Dooney & Bourke Star Wars handbags (nope, I didn’t get one, but … Continue reading

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The shenanigans continue on The Disney Exchange!

Stop on by The Disney Exchange podcast for part two of our discussion about Disney World recommendations for young families. This week, co-host Lisa Green is back from her world travels to keep us all in line 🙂 You don’t … Continue reading

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Let’s do a little FastPass+ strategizing, shall we?

With FastPass+, you can make three attraction reservations in advance of your visit to Walt Disney World. If you’re staying on Disney property, you get to make these FP+ reservations 60 days in advance. If not, you get a 30-day … Continue reading

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WDW recommendations for young families

A few months back, a friend asked me for WDW recommendations for his upcoming family vacation. It will be the first Disney trip for his boys, who will be 8 and 6. Being the long-winded Disney geek that I am, … Continue reading

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Rides for Five: Disney’s Hollywood Studios

My “rides-for-five refurb” continues! Here are the rides at DHS that work well for a family of five: The Great Movie Ride: We love this ride! The wide bench seating easily and comfortably accommodates all five of us in one row. Star Tours: … Continue reading

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The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights

This light display is absolutely breathtaking! From the WDW website: “This stunning spectacle started modestly in Arkansas as a single home’s annual display. Every year, Jennings Osborne and his family set up an elaborate collection of holiday lights. Over time, … Continue reading

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It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

My recent trip to Disney World was my very first time during the Christmas season. Okay, so it was a bit before the actual Christmas season, seeing as it wasn’t even Thanksgiving yet, but the parks and resorts were decked … Continue reading

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Having fun with ride photos!

One of the awesomest things about Memory Maker is that it comes with all of your ride photos. Rather than paying $15 – $20 a pop, you get all of them as part of the photo package. This allows you … Continue reading

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Olaf’s return to Norway!

As part of the Frozen Summer Fun at Hollywood Studios this year, you could pick up a cute (and free) Olaf cut-out. We didn’t participate in the Frozen Summer Fun activities (since we were too busy going on Tower of Terror, … Continue reading

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