Stuart Sternberg

Stuart Sternberg is the founder of WDW Fan Zone. Born and raised in New York City but New Jersey has been home for several years now. A devoted husband and proud father of two amazing children. A huge fan of Walt Disney World and Bruce Springsteen. A die hard Yankee, Jet, and New York Ranger fan. His motto is "all Disney all the time." Always willing to lend a helping hand to friends and family whenever needed. Stuart’s writing career started with his own but now defunct blog, disneygeekdad.blogspot.com. You can find and follow Stuart on Twitter at http://twitter.com/#!/DisneyGeekDad. Stuart is also on Facebook and Google +.


The Night Before Christmas – The Disney Way

December 18, 2013
The Night Before Christmas – The Disney Way

Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even Mickey Mouse. The mouse ears were hung by the chimney with care, In hopes that Uncle Walt err, Santa soon would be there. The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of Cinderella’s Castle...
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Walking With Walt

December 4, 2013
Walking With Walt

I want to express my deepest condolences to the Disney family for the loss of Diane Disney Miller who passed away on November 19, 2013. Tomorrow marks the 112th birthday of Walter Elias Disney. He was born in the Hermosa part of Chicago, Illinois to Elias and Flora Disney. Walt’s father Elias is from...
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Reasons To Be Thankful For Disney

November 20, 2013
Reasons To Be Thankful For Disney

When I was a child Thanksgiving meant sitting next to my brother in my parent’s living room in front of the TV to watch the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. I would get so excited when it was time to see the Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck balloons go by. But nothing got me more...
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Quoting Walt Disney

November 6, 2013
Quoting Walt Disney

Some of the most memorable quotes I have ever heard were spoken by Walter Elias Disney. There are so many of us that have heard them and quoted Walt Disney ourselves and to several of us they have come to mean different things. We all have our favorites and our reasons for choosing them....
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25 Reasons To Go To Walt Disney World

October 23, 2013
25 Reasons To Go To Walt Disney World

I wrote my very first blog post on February 6, 2009 titled the Wonderful World of Disney and since that day I haven’t stopped writing about my passion for Disney, my experiences and all the wonderful and amazing friendships that I have made through the Disney fan community.  Also, nearly four years ago on...
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Who’s Hungry? It’s Lunchtime At The Be Our Guest Restaurant

October 9, 2013
Who’s Hungry? It’s Lunchtime At The Be Our Guest Restaurant

When the Disney imagineers came up with the ingenious concept for the Be Our Guest Restaurant located in the New Fantasyland in the Magic Kingdom, there was little doubt it would be a huge success. There is no other restaurant on Disney World property quite like it. Each room is uniquely themed to give...
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To Disney’s Haunted Mansion – A Haunting We Will Go

October 1, 2013
To Disney’s Haunted Mansion – A Haunting We Will Go

On my last visit to Walt Disney World my family and I had an opportunity to meet up with the Haunted mansion’s Ghost Host and it went something like this: . Me: Hello, am I in the right place to meet the ghosts? . Ghost Host: When hinges creak in doorless chambers, and strange...
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Disney World vs. That Other Theme Park

September 25, 2013
Disney World vs. That Other Theme Park

On my last trip to Florida we traveled through the state to visit colleges for my daughter who is now a high school senior. My son also joined us for a few days before he had to head back to college. My son is 20 and my daughter is 17 and we have been...
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Staying Off Disney Property

September 11, 2013
Staying Off Disney Property

I firmly believe that if you are going to vacation at Walt Disney World that staying on property is always the very best choice. However, on my latest visit to the great state of Florida I found myself staying off property with my family. We actually stayed in five different hotels as we crossed...
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Appreciating Disney World

September 7, 2013
Appreciating Disney World

I just returned from a great ten days in Florida. The main focus of our trip was to look at colleges for my daughter who is entering her senior year in High School. It was really strange being in Florida and not staying on Disney property. Our travels included visits to colleges in and...
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