Why do you blog?
It's no secret that the blogging/vlogging/Instagramming world of Disney is huge, so why try and add our name to it You can read our full story here. But the condensed version to answer this question is this:
In January 2015 we were all strangers that moved to Orlando, FL as a part of the Disney College Program at Walt Disney World. Unlike most, the five of us roommates quickly clicked. We discovered that there is a magic that gets under your skin when you work for The Mouse, and through that we all became close, and even bigger Disney fans.
So here we are, still friends, who've become as close as sisters. And spoiler alert! We're still the biggest of Disney fans!
The formation of Sisters From Disney came about as Erica and Jaycee were discussing plans for an upcoming Disneyland trip that they were taking and realized that between all the gals, visits to Disney Parks happen often! Erica had been thinking about starting her own Disney-themed blog for a year or so, but never felt the timing was right. This seemed like the opportune moment. And not with one, but with all the sisters!
We are hoping that this adventure will help us, not only remember the unique times we are blessed with, but also help and inspire you find magic in everything you do!
How can I contact you? do you collaborate?
If you are emailing with a particular question in mind, please check the FAQs below first.
Your emails mean so much to us, and we appreciate you taking the time to write! For specific questions, collaborations or sponsor inquiries feel free to email us at 5SistersFromDisney@gmail.com.
where do you live? Do you live near each other?
We all live in the Western United States! As twenty-somethings, we're all in different phases of life, so we're hardly ever permanently living somewhere. Currently, we're located in Arizona, Utah and Idaho.
We all live fairly close to each other in order to visit often! But that's never enough. So we are big believers in FaceTime, Marco Polo, and texts.
What do you do for work?
Some of us are working professionally, and some are in school.
Erica works as a Graphic Designer for a company that she loves, and does creative freelance work on the side. Jaycee is a Digital Marketing Manager for a dental company and is finishing her degree in PR. Katelyn just returned home from a church mission in the Philippines and is now continuing her degree at BYU-Idaho. Kat is a American History High School teacher for freshmen and sophomores. Taylor returned from her church mission in Canada, and is also continuing her degree at BYU-Idaho.
We're grateful for the ability to come together to share our love for Disney with anyone who wants to hop on the carpet ride! We are so thankful for the chance to do it and for the excitement that it brings into our sisterhood.
What kind of camera gear do you use?
The majority of the photos we use are taken by either Erica or Jaycee. Erica uses a Canon 5D Mark II paired with a 50mm lens. Jaycee uses a Canon Rebel T6 paired with an 18-55mm or 50mm lens. Occasionally the rest of the sisters will use a Canon Rebel t3i. Erica edits all our photos with Adobe Lightroom and Photoshop. We all also use our iPhones a lot for many Instagram posts and stories and edit those photos with apps like ColorStory or Afterlight.
In addition to our photos, Erica shoots our featured videos with the Canon 5D Mark II. For vlogs and smaller projects we use our phones. Erica edits all of our videos using Adore Premiere Pro.
All other media not owned by Sisters From Disney is credited to the rightful owner.
I have questions about planning my disney trip...
You can find the answers to all the questions we've thought to write about planning, traveling, what to expect, weather, etc. for your Disney trip(s) in our Planning & Traveling section. If you still have a question that we can help you with to make your Disney trip the ultimate trip, email us at 5SistersFromDisney@gmail.com.