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Disney with Special Needs Park Breakdown: Digging for Gems on the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Disney with Special Needs Park Breakdown: Digging for Gems on the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is adorable and thrilling, but like anything in the World, there are potential hidden challenges that you might want to know about to prepare you for the ride.

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Wordless Wednesday: One of a Kind Souvenirs

Next time you’re trying to decide on a souvenir, why not snap a fun shot of something that caught your eye in the parks! Once you're home, you can buy a print and a frame for less than $20!

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Terrific Tuesdays: The Holiday Season Comes to Hollywood Studios

This year, Disney's Hollywood Studios is getting some new holiday season decor that is super retro and super fun!

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Disney with Special Needs Park Breakdown: Blasting Off with Space Mountain

Space Mountain is one of those Disney experiences that many people think of as a rite of passage. Still, as much as we adore this blast into space and start getting chills when we see the show building from the monorail, I'll be the first to tell you that the ...

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Disney with Little Ones: Memory Maker

The positives far outweigh the negatives and I’m not sure I will ever be able to go to Walt Disney World without purchasing Memory Maker ever again!

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Wordless Wednesday: The Most Wonderful and Magical Time of the Year

If there is one thing Disney is good at (and there are actually many things they are good at of course) it is celebrating holidays. And all you have to do is take one look at the breathtaking Castle Dream Lights to know that the "most wonderful time of the ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Nighttime Epcot

No matter how many times you visit EPCOT, for me, seeing it at night is a whole new experience. During the day, everything is visible, everything is bright and cheery, but at night things become cozier, more romantic, more exotic, more exciting.

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Disney with Special Needs Parks Breakdown: Surviving Main Street U.S.A.

There's nothing quite like approaching the Magic Kingdom train station but hat excitement can get tempered, however, when you notice the somewhat chaotic energy around you that can get even worse when you actually make it onto Main Street USA.

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Dining at Walt Disney World: Making Walt’s Chili

I was cooking at work one day and I thought to myself, “What would Walt want for lunch”? So I started doing some research and found, like his personality, Walt had very humble tastes. Walt’s daughter Diane once wrote, “before he married mother, father had eaten in hash houses and lunch wagons for so many years in order to save money that he’d developed a hash house-lunch wagon appetite”. One of his favorite things to eat was chili with beans. So much he would often mix two kinds of canned chili to make the perfect blend. Continue reading

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Dining at Disney World: Disney Food News

There have been several food related news stories coming from the House of Mouse recently. Continue reading

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Dining at Walt Disney World: Be Our Guest…….For Lunch

On our last trip to Walt Disney World, we spent two full days off and on in the Magic Kingdom. Every time we had walked past Be Our Guest the line reached as far as the eye could see. Continue reading

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Dining at Walt Disney World: Restaurant Review of Artist Point

Minnie and I usually try and have one nice table service meal a trip. This trip we chose Artist Point that is located at the Wilderness Lodge. This restaurant was recommended to me by an Executive Chef at Walt Disney World so how can you ignore that? Continue reading

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Dining at Walt Disney World: ‘Til Dining Plan Do Us Part

While we were planning our trip Disney came out with a “Stay, Play, and Dine” discount. For only $140 more than the original package price we got the Quick Service Dining Plan. This Plan gives you two quick service meals and one snack per person per day. You also get the refillable resort mugs included as well. I figured we would give it a shot Continue reading

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