On Saturday, Patrick and I joined a gaggle of giddy brides, several starry-eyed mothers of brides, and a handful of highly evolved grooms at Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings’ 2014 Bridal Showcase. Disney is starting to pick up the pace on its bridal showcases, narrowing the gap from two years to one year and now planning the next […]


At last, we get to the Walt Disney World part of my Aulani to Walt Disney World trip report! After more than 12 hours of travel from Hawaii, we arrived in Orlando, checked into the Contemporary resort, and began enjoying our traditional first-Disney-day activity: dinner and fireworks in Epcot. We were also reunited with our […]


If you’ve read any of my trip reports, you know I’m sort of obsessed with cake—specifically, with ordering cakes at Disney, to the point where I have an entire section of this site devoted to ordering cake at Walt Disney World and Disneyland. Two of the most disappointing Disney cakes I’ve ever had came from […]