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This DisLife Podcast

This DisLife Podcast

Podcast dedicated to the Walt Disney World Parks, Resorts, Dining, and more. Hosted by Marc Valentine and Duane Willey. This audio podcast and livestream show features news, interviews, and reviews of all things Disney. Occasional discussion of Disney IP including films and Disney + Content. Episodes released weekly and offers one hour episodes. Thank you again for agreeing to join our show in our own personal Disney Bubble, our Disney Life, and we remind you to “please stand clear of the doors!”

Recent Episodes

Ranking Moderate Resorts

Sept. 14, 2021

On today’s Episode Duane and I will be Discussing/Ranking our favorite Moderate Resorts at Walt Disney World, while offering our thoughts on each location and giving our personal experiences, insights, and tips along the way…

Magic Kingdom This or That

Sept. 7, 2021

On today’s episode Duane and I will be visiting the Magic Kingdom and talking about our favorite restaurants, ride experiences, snacks and secrets. We break down some difficult questions including: Best place to get ice crea…

Disney Fantasy Football Draft with Bryan Lee

Aug. 31, 2021

Bryan Lee from United We Fan: The Podcast joins Marc and Duane to draft their favorite Disney and Pixar animated character for a fictional fantasy football draft. Duane also plays another round of Duane's Disney Trivia for e…

From the Wilderness to the Tropics

Aug. 24, 2021

We kick off our second year of This DisLife, much like we did with our first show, we offer an update from parks following Marc's yearly trip to WDW Parks and Resorts in August. Marc and Duane recount the split stay from the…

Celebrating This DisLife! One Year Anniversary Episode

Aug. 17, 2021

This is a huge milestone for our show, today we are celebrating ONE YEAR of This Dislife Podcast. In this podcast episode, Duane and I will be celebrating our milestone with friends and family; sharing some personal stories …

A Beginners Guide to WDW Water Parks

Aug. 11, 2021

Jon Hinson joins the show and gives shares his passion for all things aquatic at WDW Parks. He breaks down Disney's Blizzard Beach and Typhoon Lagoon, offering his favorite rides, experiences and reviews the dining offerings…

Recent Blog Posts

Snack Attack Downloadable

You'll definitely be using a snack credit on this episode as Marc and Duane give you their TOP 3 Savory or Sweet Snack options from around the parks at W…

A Spoonful of Magic by Lori Willey

A Spoonful of Magic by Lori Willey | @enchantingescapesbylori Normal days can be bland. The everyday version of life …

Must Take Vacation Photos with Jon Hinson

We had a great time creating a list of must take photos while on your Disney vacation. Please print this list and share your completed photo albums. We e…

About the Hosts

Marc Valentine


Marc Valentine is a Disney Enthusiast, Annual Passholder, and Disney Vacation Club Member. His fondest memories of Walt Disney World began as a child during family vacations to Florida. Marc hails form Northeastern Pennsylvania, and when not podcasting, he helps families plan their financial futures, where he represents American National.

Duane Willey


Duane Willey serves as the administrator and social media manager for our highly successful FaceBook Disney Communities. Featured at first as a guest panelist on This DisLife, Duane has continued to contribute to the podcast and is now a permanent co-host of the show.

Duane also helps manage marketing for Enchanting Escapes by Lori across social media. Duane’s love of Disney stemmed from childhood and took root during family trips to Walt Disney World in Orlando Florida.

Duane has shared with the show his emotional connection to Disney that has been passed on from one generation to the next. As a Disney Dad, Duane’s passion for Disney has inspired his family, who now see Disney through his eyes.

He and Marc are kindred spirits in their approach to Disney World. Duane always brings a unique perspective to shows and keeps us grounded firmly in our principals of kindness, love and magic.