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Joel K.

  • Wisconsin
  • 12/27/2011
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About Me

To put it simply, I’m a bona fide Disney Dad. I live to make every day magical for my wife and kids. I am constantly connected to the Disney magic – from the books I read and what’s on my iPod to treasures I watch and clothes I wear. Unfortunately, Mickey Mouse ties are the only apparel that make it into the office where I work as a communications manager.

About My Family

I’m the proud papa of two little pirates or princes (depending on the day!) and nothing is more special than seeing the magic of Walt Disney World through their eyes. My wife is so incredible with our boys and takes such good care of them and our home. I love giving her treasured “time off” by designing amazing Walt Disney World family vacations for us. We live in Milwaukee, and when we’re not vacationing at the theme parks, we’re creating some homespun magic every day, including theme park sing-alongs, Disney dance parties in our living room and “pizza and a movie” nights featuring Disney films.

About My Disney Experience

In my family’s eyes, Walt Disney World is exactly what Walt set out to create: a happy place where parents and children can have fun together. We find that every trip is unique, and regardless of when we visit, we certainly find that all our vacation dreams come true. With each trip, I cherish the special time together with my wife and boys, and I relish all the new experiences we encounter along the way. Our friends are always eager to learn how they can create magical experiences just like ours. I often find myself giving tips to neighbors, coworkers, my son’s school and fan sites as well. I enjoy sharing information on everything a beginner with little ones needs to know – including FASTPASS strategies, fitting in naps, strollers, rider swaps, height restrictions, scary rides, touring plans, parades, character greetings and dining. I’m excited to add more to my trip planning prowess as my boys grow up with Disney. I’m excited to help you plan your magical trip, too!

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