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Wordless Wednesday: The Tree of Life Awakens

As Disney's Animal Kingdom adds more "nighttime" things to do at this park, one of the most delightful additions is the nightly "awakening" of the Tree of Life.

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Terrific Tuesdays: Water Fun at Walt Disney World

Terrific Tuesdays: Water Fun at Walt Disney World

Few things feel better when it's hot outside than cooling off in a pool or water ride. And at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon water park, there is a brand new ride that is all kinds of fun: Miss Adventure Falls!

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Disney Resort Spotlight: Disney's Wilderness Lodge

Disney’s Wilderness Lodge is a deluxe resort at Walt Disney World with a luxury-rustic theme referencing the beauty of a turn-of-the-century National Parks resort lodge.

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Disney with Special Needs: Disaster Edition

Disney with Special Needs: Disaster Edition

While we’d like to all think that Disney is just a place of magic, dreams, and wishes that do come true, the truth is that this isn’t always the case. Sometimes things go terribly, horribly, unpleasantly wrong and we have to figure out how to handle them and reclaim our ...

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Wordless Wednesday: Exploring Animal Kingdom Lodge

Two of the best resorts to explore are Animal Kingdom Lodge and it's sister resort, Kidani Village. Both are LOVELY, filled with lots of beautiful African art and design elements. They both have fabulous restaurants too! But the highlight of course, are the animals.

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Terrific Tuesdays: Soarin’ Around the World

On my last visit to Walt Disney World, I was lucky enough to experience Soarin’ again, this time with my grandson! My how it has changed!

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 Disney World Deliciousness: D-Luxe Burger

There’s a fairly new burger spot that makes a great stopping place to rest your weary feet and fill up your hungry tummy…D-Luxe Burger. My hubby and I stopped in there on our last Disney trip and we really liked it!

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Disney with Special Needs: The Welcome Bag

Making my Welcome Bags is one of my favorite parts of the home stretch for any trip. I often start putting items together for them at the beginning of planning, but it isn’t until right before that I really get down to work building these special gifts.

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Thrifty Thursday: Disney Pools and Poolside Fun

Walt Disney World resort pools offer lots of fun ways to cool off and relax. In fact, many resorts offer not only a main themed pool but one or more smaller pools as well! Continue reading

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Disney with Special Needs: The Welcome Bag

Making my Welcome Bags is one of my favorite parts of the home stretch for any trip. I often start putting items together for them at the beginning of planning, but it isn’t until right before that I really get down to work building these special gifts. Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Getting Physical at Walt Disney World

If you’re like me, you are starting 2014 in less than optimal physical shape. I’m also dreaming of vacation…somewhere, anywhere with warm weather. So if you’re planning a getaway to Walt Disney World (WDW) this winter and don’t want to break your New Year’s Resolutions, see some tips below for a fit WDW vacation. Continue reading

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Disney Resort Spotlight: Disney’s Pop Century Resort

Disney’s Pop Century Resort is a value resort at Walt Disney World that celebrates decades of pop culture from the 1950s to the 1990s. The resort is located in the ESPN Wide World of Sports Area, just south of Disney’s … Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts: Run Disney

I had the chance this past November, to participate in my first Run Disney race, the Food and Wine 5K. I can say now that it was “my first” because I had such a blast, that there will definitely be more Run Disney races in my future! Continue reading

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