A new Star Wars story begins...just in time for the holiday weekend! Earlier this week we were invited to an advanced screening of Solo: A Star Wars Story. Now while we wouldn't consider ourselves die hard fans, we do love the Star Wars franchise having grown up with the original movies. We have also been enjoying the latest chapters released in the last few years. We were intrigued to get a little more back story on the famous smuggler and scroundel Han Solo (and Chewy of course, because who doesn't love his furry sidekick?).Read More
While staying at Disney's Aulani resort we reserved two dining experiences. One was a Hawaiian Disney Character Breakfast at a restaurant called Makahiki, named for the Hawaiian harvest season. Located in the main building right below the main entrance lobby, the restaurant features colorful, culture inspired decor inside, and pretty koi ponds outside. Makahiki is a buffet style restaurant open for breakfast and dinner. We decided to reserve a late morning spot, both to avoid the crowds and to be able to have a big brunch and skip lunch that day. Keep reading to see some delicious Disney food with a Hawaiian flair...Read More
So you have probably been wondering why we have been M.I.A. the last couple weeks. Well you know how life likes to throw you fun little challenges from time to time? I guess we were due. Our washing machine decided to completely malfunction and start leaking water all over the laundry room floor. And then under the floor. And then continue into the next room. When we stepped on the floor planks and saw water bubbling up between all we could think was "Oh boy..."Read More
Did you know The Disney DINKs have an Instagram page? We are celebrating growing our followers and have launched a giveaway this week. Someone will win this adorable Mickey and Minnie mug set, and it could be you! Here is how to enter:
1. Visit Instagram and follow @thedisneydinks
2. Like the giveaway post.
3. Tag at least one Disney loving friend in the comments. (Extra tags=extra entries!)
4. For extra entries share this post (screenshot and tag us)
Entry period ends Midnight EST on Thursday April 5. This giveaway is not affiliated with Disney or Instagram. U.S. residents only please.
We had so much fun earlier this year at our 10 Year Anniversary Celebration and have loved sharing the pictures and the planning ideas with our readers. This week we were excited to find out that our story was getting a two day feature on This Fairy Tale Life. We hope that other Disney loving couples will be able to pick up some inspiration and ideas from our alternative Vow Renewal event. You can check out both articles here:
On our latest trip to Hawaii we carefully crafted an itinerary that would balance a range of activities and sightseeing around Oahu, mixed with plenty of time to just relax and enjoy Disney's Aulani Resort. (You can read our review of the resort and 10 first time tips here.) With our best travel buds joining us we had a blast. Looking for ideas for your trip itinerary? Read on for Part One of our adventures in Hawaii...Read More