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December Newsletter

What to Pack

As a thank you to all my newsletter readers, I have put together my general vacation packing list as well as my Disney list of in-park essentials for easy packing and reference! You can add your own items to this list as well to ensure you have everything you need for your dream trip! I hope this helps you and you find it useful – I encourage you to save the general packing list and use it for any of your trips!
General Packing List
  • Jacket (in case it is cool)
  • Sweatshirt
  • Long Pants
  • Shorts
  • Socks
  • Underwear
  • Shirts
  • Under Garments (for women)
  • Water Shoes
  • Sneakers
  • Dress Shoes (if appropriate)
  • Charging Cords for all electronic devices
  • Hair Brush
  • Ponchos
  • Necessary Toiletries (shampoo, soap, toothpaste, toothbrush, mole skin, antibiotic cream, band-aids, Benadryl, sunscreen, antacids cough drops)
  • Swimsuit
  • Slippers
  • Belts
  • Hats
  • Mickey Ears (Disney)
  • Deodorant
  • Lip Balm
  • Hand Lotion
  • Cosmetics (including facial cream)
  • Q-Tips
  • Nail Care (clippers, tweezers, nail file, nail polish)
  • Kleenex packages for park
  • Paperwork (airline tickets, boarding passes, hotel confirmation, park tickets, ID, cash, Credit/Debit card)
  • Gum (not sold at Disney)
  • Assorted Ziploc Bags
  • Cell Phone
  • Mini Sewing Kit
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Lanyard and Pins
  • Backpack/Bag for Park/Touring (limit size due to security)
  • Swimsuit Cover Up
  • Pajamas
  • Wet Wipes
  • Sunglasses
  • Magic Bands (Disney)
I hope you have found this list to be helpful. You may find that you never need some of the items, but it is great to have them handy if you do need them.
Disney In Park Packing List
  • Phone
  • Wallet with ID and Credit/Debit Card, Cash
  •  Magic Band
  • Park Tickets
  • Tissues
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Sunscreen
  • Tylenol (remember – can’t be bought at Disney)
  • Dramamine
  • Benadryl
  • Wet Wipes
  • Ponchos
  • Lip Balm
  • Pen & Small Note Pad
  • Mister Bottle
  • Band Aids
  • Entertainment for standing in line (bubbles, cards, hand held games, etc.)
  • Moleskin (for blisters)
  • Ziploc Bags
  • Hat
  • Hand Cream
  • Advil
  • Anti Diarrhea Pills
  • Sunglasses
  • Phone Charger (external battery, as well as plug)
  • Spare Socks
  • Lanyard and Pins
  • Large Pin for Autographs
  • Small towel/shami cloth
Wishing you and your family a very Merry Christmas, Happy Hanukkah, Happy Kwanzaa and a Happy New Year!  Be safe and be well until next year!
I am a Disney park veteran, and I’ve made it my passion and my career to help other people and their families experience the magic of Disney at its full potential. This is just one of the many topics that I can help you with when it comes to making your trip to Disney the great vacation you always hoped for. I take care of most aspects of planning your Disney trip, from making your dinner reservations and organizing FastPasses to comprehensive Disney App training and planning your entire park days, plus much more.

Please feel free to share this newsletter with your family and friends, and anyone you know who might be interested in making a Disney trip in the future!

Thank you for taking the time to read! If you have a topic you would like more information on, or any feedback for me, please let me know.

Have a great day!!

Until next month,


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