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Disney with Special Needs: FastPass Killed the Spontaneity Star?

There are some people who are meticulous Disney planners and like to know all of the details about everything. That’s me. I plan planning. And so I love FastPasses.

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Wordless Wednesday: Disney Springs

One of the nicest things about the recent transformation of Downtown Disney to become Disney Springs, was the addition of the "springs".

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Thrifty Thursday: Buyer Beware When it Comes to Disney World Tickets

If there is one thing that you have to be SUPER careful about when it comes to saving money on your Disney vacation, it's where you buy your tickets. On a regular basis I read about folks who got ripped off trying to save money buying Disney tickets somewhere…only to ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Rock 'n' Roller Coaster

My grandson is all about roller coasters! It was very important on our last trip that he got to experience Aerosmith and the awesome Rock N’ Roller Coaster!

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Disney World Deliciousness: La Cantina de San Angel

Our favorite Quick Service dining location is in the Mexico Pavilion, La Cantina de San Angel, which is a walk-up counter service dining establishment sitting right on the World Showcase Lagoon.

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Disney with Special Needs: They See Me Rollin’…or Monorailin’…or Floatin’

The Disney transportation system is of the ways that Disney World speaks to my soul – I never, ever, ever have to worry about how I am going to get from place to place.

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Wordless Wednesday: Prince Eric's Castle

We are all familiar with Cinderella Castle of course but don't overlook Prince Eric's castle in the "New" Fantasyland section....unlike Cinderella's, this castle has a fun attraction as part of it!

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Terrific Tuesdays: Happily Ever After

While it's not here yet, Disney has announced the debut of a brand new nighttime spectacular, Happily Ever After.

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Disney with Special Needs: They See Me Rollin’…or Monorailin’…or Floatin’

I’ve mentioned it a time or two before, but I’ll go ahead and get it out of the way again…I don’t drive. Not like I don’t like to drive. Not like I would prefer not to. Like I don’t have a driver’s license I don’t drive. Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts: The Disney Discount Dance

Editor’s note: I wrote about this last year but as the topic is still pertinent, I thought it might be a good idea to share it again this year….. 🙂 

‘Tis the season. As we head towards May, and folks start looking ahead to booking their fall vacations to Walt Disney World, the online Disney rumor mill has started to churn and people have lots of questions:

When will we know about fall discounts? What will the dates be? What hotels will be included/excluded?

And of course, the granddaddy of all Disney discount questions:

Will there be Free Dining this year? Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Prince Eric’s Castle

We are all familiar with Cinderella Castle of course but don’t overlook Prince Eric’s castle in the “New” Fantasyland section….unlike Cinderella’s, this castle has a fun attraction as part of it! Continue reading

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Terrific Tuesdays: Happily Ever After

While it’s not here yet, Disney has announced the debut of a brand new nighttime spectacular, Happily Ever After. This new fireworks show at Magic Kingdom will combine the magic of Disney storytelling, beloved Disney characters, fireworks and so much more! Take a look: Continue reading

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Disney Resort Spotlight: Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort

Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort is a deluxe resort at Walt Disney World with a tropical theme that captures the spirit of a lush, beautiful South Pacific island. The resort is located in the Magic Kingdom Area, across the Seven Seas Lagoon from the Magic Kingdom, and is also one of the original resorts that opened with the Magic Kingdom in 1971. Continue reading

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