It’s almost that time of year again, that’s right Epcot International Food and Wine Festival. Disney released some new information about the festival now in its 18th year from Sept. 27-Nov. 11, 2013 at Walt Disney World Resort. What’s new… A new kiosk featuring the country of Scotland. Brazil kiosks returns after a year hiatus [...]
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Ashley has been a fan of the Mouse since early childhood. Her love of Disney has grown through the years with Disney's culture in food, resorts, attractions and entertainment. She is a foodie and loves sharing her passion for cuisine through her writing. She vows that nothing brings people together like a wonderful meal and great conversation. She enjoys cooking, fine dining, photography and traveling.
Ashley is an avid believer that while you are at Disney everyone is a kid again. She is also the Social Media Director of socomradio.com as well as a co-host of Pirate Radio on the station.
“Iron Man 3” is back in theaters and totally doesn’t disappoint. The hot and ever quick Robert Downey, Jr gives another awesome performance in this blockbuster sequel. It starts out where “The Avengers” leaves off where Tony Stark is experiencing some issues that he must learn to deal with as well as a crazed [...]
Taste some local eats from the Sunshine State! This Florida Fresh kiosk in Epcot’s World Showcase was refreshing. The shrimp and grits dish was my favorite of this year’s culinary offerings. It had the perfect heat kick to it. We also tried the Watermelon Salad and the Angel Food Cake with fresh local berries. [...]
Did I have you at Dole Whip? This refreshing fan favorite has been plussed with Siesta Key Spiced Rum and it is awesome. It’s so exciting to see how Disney has added the food kiosks that are normally out during the Epcot International Food and Wine Festival in the fall for this spring’s Epcot International [...]
Save $3 off to Central Florida Home & Garden Show or Win free tickets, VIP front row seats and a meet and greet with Jason Cameron of DIY Network’s Man Caves and Desperate Landscapes. The Central Florida Home & Garden Show will be here next weekend, March 22-24, returning to the Orange County Convention [...]
There are so many new delightful food and beverage options at Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival running March 6th through May 19th, 2013. 12 marketplaces offer culinary specialties inspired by the gardens around the World Showcase as well as wines and beers pairings at each marketplace. Here is a complete list of the kiosk food and beverage [...]
Disney Parks Blog Food Writer Pam Brandon announced two new holiday cupcakes from the pastry chefs at Disney’s Hollywood Studios. Did I have you at cupcake?? They are $4.99 or you can use your snack credit from the Disney Dining Plan. Available at Starring Rolls, ABC Commissary, Backlot Express, Pizza Planet, Studio Catering Co, Fairfax [...]
Hey Local Orlando Peeps! There is a great foodie event taking place tonight in Winter Park called Chili for Charity. My good friend and fabulous Retro Rad Chef Emily Ellyn will be a judge to this fun chili cook-off. So come out for a great cause and some tasty eats. Here is all the info… [...]
Today on the Disney Parks Blog, food writer Pam Brandon announced a terrific initiative called Disney TRYit campaign. It’s a new approach to get kids to try fun, new healthy dishes that have great ingredients with an interesting twist. It’s part of Disney’s Magic of Healthy Living program. Recently, Executive Chef for Epcot Jens [...]
Love is in the air in the Disney Parks. As part of Limited Time Magic, this weeklong (February 11-17) Valentine celebration is filled with events for couples, friends and families. Here are some of the magical events taking place at the Walt Disney World Resort. •Blushing Castle: At dusk, hues of pink, red, lavender and [...]