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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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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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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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