Mom And Daughter Resort Room
  • On Sep 23, 2012
    Himabindu from RI Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Hello ,we are visiting disney in october ending for the first time...i have a 3 year old girl and an infant..So please can u guys help me to plan the trip ,tips and things to get and type of clothes...and also the places to visit with my 3 year old..

    Planning a trip with 2 little Mouseketeers is a lot of work, but it will be worth it to enjoy the magic through their eyes!

    I remember taking my kids when my daughter was 3 and my son was 8 months old.  Here are some tips I can give you as I look back at how I traveled:

    -Bring a double stroller with plenty of storage/basket space
    -Each day to the parks, have a bag packed with diapers, snacks, crackers, extra clothes, sunscreen, hats, sunglasses, camera, autograph book, and lightweight blankets
    -When entering the parks, locate the Baby Care Centers for changings and feedings
    -Stay on your little ones' schedules as much as possible. This means mid-day breaks for naps and early bedtimes (I know this one is tough, but late nights just won't work with small children.)
    -Plan mealtimes and make some character dining reservations
    -Bring rain ponchos and umbrellas for any expected (or unexpected!) rain
    -Check a few days before you leave home to pack accordingly
    -If traveling with another adult, use Rider Swap so everyone can enjoy the attractions.  Read about that and other helpful tips HERE.

    I hope this helps!  If you need specific information, just let me know.  Have a great time and take lots of pictures of your magical Walt Disney World vacation!
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Meet the Panelist: Cathy, Ohio

I am a fundraiser/event planner turned stay at home mom. When I am not running to cheerleading practice or a soccer game with my kids, I enjoy scrapbooking, reading, and of course, planning our next Disney adventure!

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