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Wordless Wednesday: Do You Want to be a Pirate?

If you'll be traveling with fans of Jack Sparrow, be sure to catch his show, Captain Jack Sparrow's Pirate Tutorial. Shows are held right outside of the Pirates of the Caribbean attraction and if your little ones are lucky, they may be one of 4 scallywags chosen to learn a ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Expedition Everest – Legend of the Forbidden Mountain

Walt Disney has mastered the art of entertaining guests as they stand in line. Expedition Everest is a great example of how to entertain guests while immersing them into the story line.

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Disney with Special Needs: Keeping the Spirit Alive

I can't just wake up and decide that today would be a good day to visit the Mouse, and that means that there are stretches of time when I have to just settle for keeping the spirit alive in my heart.

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Disney with Little Ones: Minnie's Halloween Dine

We just returned home from 8 wonderful nights at Walt Disney World. One of the surprise highlights of our trip that I wanted to share with you today was Minnie's Halloween Dine.

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Wordless Wednesday: Disney Running Trails

While it may be vacation, that doesn't mean you need to give up on your work out! In addition to the fitness centers that a number of the resorts have, you will also find some great running trails at many of the resorts.

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Terrific Tuesdays: Finding Nemo - The Musical

A favorite show at Disney's Animal Kingdom is Finding Nemo - The Musical in Animal Kingdom. This 1500 person theater comes alive with our friends from the sea: Marlin, Nemo, Dory, Crush and many other larger than life puppets.

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Disney Resort Spotlight: Disney’s Yacht Club Resort

Disney Resort Spotlight: Disney's Yacht Club Resort

Disney’s Yacht Club Resort is a deluxe resort at Walt Disney World located on Crescent Lake among a cluster of resorts between Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Epcot. The resort features nautical-style décor and takes its elegant and stately inspiration from New England yacht clubs.

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Wordless Wednesday: Just a Bucket and a Broom

Anyone who has seen the movie Fantasia, will appreciate this area of Disney's All Star Movies Resort at Walt Disney World.

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Thrifty Thursday: A World of Festivals at Epcot

The Food and Wine Festival each fall, Holidays Around the World, the Festival of the Arts in January/February and the Flower and Garden Festival all offer some fun ways to add to your Disney vacation. Continue reading

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Terrific Tuesdays: Christmas in Walt Disney World

As we close out the Holiday Season with the beginning of a New Year, I wanted to share some thoughts from our recent trip about Christmas at Disney! Continue reading

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We Wish You a Magical Holiday Season!

  From our homes to yours, all of us at The Affordable Mouse Wish You a Magical Holiday Season!   Nancy: As we celebrate this Season of Peace and Light, may you be surrounded by the love of family and … Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts: My Disney 12 Days of Christmas

“On the First Day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, a partridge in a pear tree…..” And so goes the song, sharing what her (his?) True Love gave as gifts over the 12 Days of Christmas. It does make modern gift-givers in search of that perfect present wonder: What 12 items could I give my True Love? Well if my wonderful DH is reading, honey here is what you could get this particular Disney-lover for the 12 Days of Christmas. Continue reading

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Thursday Thoughts: What to Expect at Disney World in the Winter

Do you have a vacation to Walt Disney World planned for the coming winter? I think any of us who live in the “north” relish the idea of visiting sunny Florida in the winter…after all, who doesn’t love the idea of getting away from all that snow and ice for a few days, especially if you’re going on a Disney vacation! Continue reading

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