DCP, How to be a Good Disney Guest, How to Get the Magic, Tips & Tricks

“Hey! I heard you work for Disney”

I woke up to a Cast Member's worst nightmare the other day. The dreaded Facebook Message from a friend of a friend "hey, I heard you work for Disney". I prepped myself as I read the preview and opened the message ready to say "so sorry I have no tickets to give". And to my… Continue reading “Hey! I heard you work for Disney”


Focus on the Positive

When you work in hospitality, you get a lot of "good" guest stories. You know, like the guest who is determined to order a "Bacon Cheese Burger, without the bacon and cheese" *rings up hamburger* "NO I ORDERED A BACON CHEESE BURGER NO BACON OR CHEESE". The person who demands something special for a birthday… Continue reading Focus on the Positive

DCP, How to be a Good Disney Guest, Tips & Tricks

A First Visit on a Time Crunch

The other day I met some guests who were visiting Disney World for the first time! Yay! Ok ok, that happens every single day... but what doesn't happen every day is someone who hasn't planned anything and wants to do everything! These ladies had 2 days in Disney World (1 in between at Universal). Money… Continue reading A First Visit on a Time Crunch

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The Emotional Rollercoaster that is the Happily Ever After Fireworks in Magic Kingdom

You will cry during the Magic Kingdom fireworks, but the question is, “when?” The day before I moved into Chatham for the DCP my parents and I went to the Magic Kingdom. Now we made a lot of rookie mistakes (though we had been to Disney many times) that I would never do now... like… Continue reading The Emotional Rollercoaster that is the Happily Ever After Fireworks in Magic Kingdom


Visitors and the DCP

Hey guys! It has been a hot minute since I've written and I was considering writing about my favorite things that have happened, Hurricane Ride Out Crew, food and wine, or the halloween party... then I realized most of these things happened when my parents came to visit.  I will still probably write about all… Continue reading Visitors and the DCP


What to Expect at Check-In

So you have finally made it to Florida, WELCOME HOME!!  Here is what you need to know about the check-in process at the DCP.   You will be checking in at your complex, which is a new feature, no more hunting down another complex to then find out you have to go to a different… Continue reading What to Expect at Check-In


What to Wear to…Traditions

The most frequently asked question (behind what to bring in general) is "what do I wear to traditions?!" Worry not my fellow new DCP's!  Years of strict professors requiring business casual have prepared me for just this moment, and brought me here in your time of need! The simple answer is, wear what you would… Continue reading What to Wear to…Traditions