Planning a Disney Trip with a Special Diet: Destinations in Florida

It comes by fast, but we’re already at another Friday and busily planning our event. Are you keeping up with all of the latest news? You can follow our blog here, join us on Facebook, and check us out on Twitter.

But, back to important Trip Planning information. It is Friday, after all!Destinations in Florida logo

This week, we’re bringing in the biggest trip planner of all, Siera Duiser. As a part of the team at Destinations in Florida, they’re working hard to help you book your vacation, aid in allergy-related requests, and getting you a great deal in a special block of rooms set out for the event.

Destinations in Florida is a Florida-based company specializing in planning vacations to Florida (including Disney), and have extensive experience working with private events and food allergies.

We thought you might have some questions (and you’re welcome to email us with more!) so here’s a few of the most frequently asked ones to get you started. Continue reading

Announcing a new volunteer opportunity: Blogger Street Team!

Screen Shot 2014-05-31 at 11.15.00 AMWe are so excited about the Food Allergy and Celiac Convention, and the amazing feedback we’ve had from folks who want to volunteer so far! We’re still compiling our list, and we welcome anyone and everyone, all ages, all areas of the world, and for pre- and post-event opportunities, as well.

For attendees with blogs, we are launching a new way to volunteer… being a part of our Blogger Street Team!

Check out the details above by clicking on the link. We look forward to having you on board!

 

Announcing our Title Sponsor: Enjoy Life Foods!

We are so pleased to announce our Title and Magic Plus Platinum Sponsor for the first annual Food Allergy & Celiac Convention, Enjoy Life Foods!

Enjoy Life Foods has been a Walt Disney World staple for the past 3 years, providing Disney vacationers to eat freely in the parks and resorts with popular products like Crunchy Cookies, Boom Choco Boom Bars, and Soft Baked Cookies.

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We are delighted to have Enjoy Life Foods as our title sponsor and, if you’ve travelled to Walt Disney World with a food allergy, you’re likely well aware that a Disney trip isn’t complete without a dessert or a snack that includes an Enjoy Life Foods product.

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Planning a Disney Trip with a Special Diet: Remember the Details

Over the past few weeks, we’ve been posting a weekly Friday Trip Planning post to give you all of the ins and outs with planning a Disney Trip with a Special Diet in tow.

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Whether you have a food allergy (or multiple!), celiac disease, or other needs, we’re dishing the details to help you have a magical time while you’re at Walt Disney World.

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Planning a Disney Trip with a Special Diet: we want your experiences!

Part of our Friday Trip Planning experiences involve you, of course! We know that Walt Disney World is amazing for those with food allergies, and we love to share our own experiences with others so they feel safe when they travel to the most magical place on earth.

Whether it’s making plans before your trip, talking to the Special Diets department, or choosing your dining options, we’ve got you covered! Stay tuned as we navigate pre- and post-trip travel, snacks, cross-contamination, non-Disney dining…. and more!

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But we want your voice, too. If you’d like to share your safe allergy dining experiences, feel free to add them to the comments below! But if you have a lot more to say than will fit in a comment, drop us an email if you’d like to guest post — we’d love to have you!

If you’re just tuning it, get all our tips so far here!

Here we go…!

We’re launched! Stay tuned to our site — it will be updated often, and definitely subscribe to our newsletter and blog (we’ll keep you posted on website updates)… you don’t want to miss any of the magic to come! While you’re at us, check us out on Facebook and Twitter, too!

Giveaways, raffles, contests and more to come!