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Disney with Special Needs: Holidays at Disney Prep – Part Two

Disney with Special Needs: Holidays at Disney Prep - Part Two

It is only 5 months until I check in to Disney for Thanksgiving and there is still so much planning to do. So. Much. Planning.

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Disney World Deliciousness: Casey's Corner

If you are in the mood for a GREAT hot dog while at Walt Disney World, then Casey’s Corner is the place for you!! This fun, baseball themed quick service restaurant is located in the Magic Kingdom right on Main Street U.S.A with a perfect view of Cinderella Castle as ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Cruising with Disney

I've said on a number of occasions that I think a Disney cruise vacation is one of the best vacations there is. Combining the Disney service and special touches with an all inclusive vacation is pretty magical.

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Thrifty Thursday: Flying to Disney with Help From Twitter

The only thing between me and a visit to Disney World is usually airfare. With the rising cost of fuel, cheap tickets are harder to find, but it’s not impossible! Here are some tips for finding prices that won’t break the bank on my favorite social network: Twitter.

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Disney with Special Needs: The World at the Holidays Prep - Part One

We’ve done a few trips in early December and know that we love the Christmas celebrations, so we thought that this year it might be fun to be super thankful for being able to be together in the World right then on Thanksgiving.

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Wordless Wednesday: Animal Kingdom Entertainment

There is a lot to see and do in Animal Kingdom these days with the opening of Pandora - The World of Avatar, but while visiting this beautiful park, keep in an eye out for the "entertainment" too!

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Wordless Wednesday: Main Street Trolley

Most people when arriving at Magic Kingdom, stop to take pictures of the castle and then start walking to their first destination. But why not take a few minutes and take the trolley up Main Street instead? While they usually run mostly in the morning (before the park gets too ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Taking Grandchildren to Walt Disney World

I started something years ago and after several years between, was able to continue last year - taking grandchildren on a trip to Walt Disney World.

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Disney Vacation Planning: ‘Tis the Season… or Not?

With vacation planning season upon us, there are so many decisions to be made! Where to stay, what to do, where to eat. But before you can do any of that, you have to decide WHEN. Continue reading

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Disney Vacation Planning: Hopping With Joy

There are so many decisions to make – when to go, where to stay, how to arrange your day… and it’s at this point that you’ll be faced with the decision around whether or not to buy park hopper or base tickets. Continue reading

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Disney Vacation Planning: Being Happy is More Important than Being Right

For as long as I can remember, I have been a planner. So it goes without saying that the planning aspect of our Disney vacation is always one of my favorite parts. But as my kids grew older, they became more and more interested in having a say. Continue reading

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Disney Vacation Planning: Make it a Day of Yes

Have you read the Mom’s Guide to Making your Trip Smooth, Seamless and Stress-Free? No? Well let me assure you that while that may not be a real book, it can actually happen. Continue reading

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Disney Vacation Planning: A Single Mom’s Dream Vacation

I’ve been a single mom for most of my parenting life, so the idea of going on vacation “alone” with my kids isn’t scary to me. So when I hear, “You’re taking them to Disney – by yourself?”, my answer is always, “Of course, it’s easy!” Continue reading

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