Hi! I'm Dawn
I’m so excited you’re here! If your family thinks Disney World is the only place to vacation, tears up when they hear the begining notes of Wishes! and dreams of long walks down Main Street USA—you’re totally in the right place.
The Everyday Mouse is my passion project created as a way to help families make magical memories at home or in the parks. It’s my goal to help your family laugh and create together. There’s so much fun in every corner of this website, so jump in and plan something exciting today!
Disney At Home
Here you’ll find ideas that bring a bit of Disney magic to your home with creative Disney crafts, activities & recipes. You can’t go wrong with fun online Disney classes and this Under the Sea Crab craft!
In or out of the parks, Disney World snacks and treats are always a fun taste of magic. Imagine the excitement on your family’s face when they see these Mickey Mouse Churros! Maybe your favorite Disney dessert is a cool, creamy Dole Whip from Aloha Isle in the Magic Kingdom or a refreshing Violet Lemonade from Epcot’s Flower & Garden Festival. There are so many delicious choices!
Disney in the Parks
Planning a Walt Disney World vacation doesn’t have to be overwhelming. Get the information you need to make the best choices for your family and enjoy the magic before your trip begins. Here you’ll find details about where to stay, park tickets, and all the best places to eat! There’s a lot of info, but I’m here to help!
Choosing which Walt Disney World park to spend your time at can be overwhelming, but with the information you need, it’s actually a fun process. Below I’ve gathered information to help you have fun planning your family’s Disney vacation. Let’s get started!
It’s obvious that anyone who loves animals will love Disney’s Animal Kingdom Park. But did you know it also has some of the most visually stunning, can’t miss shows? If you haven’t seen Festival of the Lion King or experinced Finding Nemo the Musical, add them to your plans!
Not to mention, it’s home to exciting rides like Expedition Everest and Dinosaur. You’ll also want to visit the animals at Kilamanjaro Safaris.
The music, food, and culture makes this a great place to spend the day.
Epcot & World Showcase
Home to the World Showcase and its 11 countries, Epcot is no stranger to fun.
Several times a year, Epcot hosts festivals like the Food & Wine Festival, the Flower & Garden Festival, and celebrations from around the world with the Festival of the Holidays every November and December.
Chances are you’ll visit during one of these amazing celebrations. Get all the details here to take full advantage of the experience.
Step into the days of Hollywood starlets & dapper leading men as you stroll down the streets of Hollywood Boulevard towards the famous Chinese Theater, home of Disney Hollywood Studios’ newest ride, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Train.
Explore exciting attractions in Toy Story Land, while running around the bigger than life area known as Andy’s Backyard. And if Star Wars Land is on your list, you’re going to want to check out details on how to make plan your time so you can hit all your must-do rides!
When people think of Walt Disney World, they think of the Magic Kingdom. It’s not called the Most Magical Place of Earth for nothing!
Walking down Main Street USA is probably the most magical part of a Disney World vacation. The sweet smells coming from the Main Street Bakery fill the in the air, and that castle… It’s been known to make grown women ugly cry.
Planning a day at the Magic Kingdom is a must for your family’s dream vacation. Get all the must-do tips & tricks here!