Mom And Daughter; Animal Kingdom
  • On Sep 29, 2013
    Brandie from MI Asked Note: This answer was provided prior to the change to planDisney and may still contain references to Disney Parks Moms Panel.

    Experiences, policies, pricing and other offerings are subject to change and may have changed since the date of this answer.

    We'll be going to wdw in fall 2014 and getting the quick-service dinning plan. I don't want to "waste" our snacks on just ice cream or bottled water. What tips/ideas do you have to get the most out of them (I.e. snacks filling enough to be a 3rd

    Hi, Brandie!  Even among my own family and friends, the question about how to eat with only two meals a day comes up often, and I tell them to use the snack credit like your third meal.

    The easiest meal to do this with is breakfast.  You'll find muffins, pastries, scones, a whole piece of fruit, a cup of yogurt, or even a huge cinnamon roll.  I know for my family, we're a grab and go breakfast kind of people, so my girls are perfectly happy with a quick breakfast like this.

    If you want to do something later in the day, you'll find an egg roll at EPCOT, or even a good sized bowl of lobster bisque.  You might share the soup with a friend who uses their snack credit for a whole, freshly baked baguette.  What a delicious lunch!  Be Our Guest at the Magic Kingdom also has two delicious soups that count as a snack credit and make a great, light lunch.

    There's oatmeal, nachos and cheese, chili cheese fries, carrots and celery with ranch dressing, and many other food items you'll find that you might make a small meal out of.  And with your quick service meals, you get a dessert item that you can wrap and save for later - as your snack!  

    Have a great visit to Walt Disney World!
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Meet the Panelist: Anna, New Jersey

My name is Anna and I am a retired teacher with a J.D., a proud Navy wife with 30+ years of experience, mom to three daughters and a son-in-law, and grandmom to three tiny Disney fans. I have planned vacations for all sorts of special occasions and celebrations, but I really enjoy DVC vacations, helping military families, and assisting those with special dietary needs.    Learn More About Anna

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