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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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Running With 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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Disney World Special Events: Run, Run Like the Wind or Discover Backstage Magic!

Calling all walkers and runners for Disney’s Marathon weekend! The holidays are over; it’s time to shed those pounds and begin a new year with a great fun run at Disney! Disney has some great marathon walk/runs planned for January 7- 11, 2015. Continue reading

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Running with Disney: A Newbie’s Thoughts on Disney Marathon Weekend

As I have mentioned previously, one of the reasons we chose the week we did for recent our Disney World vacation, was because it was Marathon Weekend, and our DD was participating in the 5-K. This was a totally new experience for all of us, Disney veterans that we are, and I have to say that learning about an entirely new facet of Disney was fun and fascinating. Continue reading

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Running with Disney: A “New” Kind of Vacation

If I had to pick one word to describe our recent trip to Walt Disney World, it would be “new”. We stayed in a new resort, ate in new restaurants, and had new experiences. And this is probably one of the things I love about visiting Disney World: no matter how many times you go, there are numerous things that make the magic new and special. Continue reading

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Running with Disney: Heading Towards the Finish Line

So we’re going to Disney World….in 3 days. 🙂 As you read this, suitcases and clothes and assorted Disney vacation necessities are being gathered into piles…..and the pre-trip stress in my part is starting to set in. As is the excitement! Continue reading

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