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Disney with Special Needs: Holidays at Disney Prep – Part Two

Disney with Special Needs: Holidays at Disney Prep - Part Two

It is only 5 months until I check in to Disney for Thanksgiving and there is still so much planning to do. So. Much. Planning.

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Disney World Deliciousness: Casey's Corner

If you are in the mood for a GREAT hot dog while at Walt Disney World, then Casey’s Corner is the place for you!! This fun, baseball themed quick service restaurant is located in the Magic Kingdom right on Main Street U.S.A with a perfect view of Cinderella Castle as ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Cruising with Disney

I've said on a number of occasions that I think a Disney cruise vacation is one of the best vacations there is. Combining the Disney service and special touches with an all inclusive vacation is pretty magical.

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Thrifty Thursday: Flying to Disney with Help From Twitter

The only thing between me and a visit to Disney World is usually airfare. With the rising cost of fuel, cheap tickets are harder to find, but it’s not impossible! Here are some tips for finding prices that won’t break the bank on my favorite social network: Twitter.

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Disney with Special Needs: The World at the Holidays Prep - Part One

We’ve done a few trips in early December and know that we love the Christmas celebrations, so we thought that this year it might be fun to be super thankful for being able to be together in the World right then on Thanksgiving.

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Wordless Wednesday: Main Street Trolley

Most people when arriving at Magic Kingdom, stop to take pictures of the castle and then start walking to their first destination. But why not take a few minutes and take the trolley up Main Street instead? While they usually run mostly in the morning (before the park gets too ...

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Terrific Tuesdays: Taking Grandchildren to Walt Disney World

I started something years ago and after several years between, was able to continue last year - taking grandchildren on a trip to Walt Disney World.

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Disney Vacation Packages for 2018 Coming Soon!

Walt Disney World vacation package rates for 2018 will be available starting Tuesday, June 20! Booking early is the best way to have the most options for hotel availability and will also give you plenty of time to plan....and to pay your trip off!

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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: Mickey’s PhilharMagic

For those days when you have had enough walking around Magic Kingdom and need a “sit-down” thing to do, check out Mickey’s PhilharMagic. On a recent trip I tried to convince my husband to go see this show. All I heard was, “I’m not much of a show person”! HA – that wasn’t going to deter me……….so on our last day, I had him convinced. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: An Alternative to Disney Thrills

If you’re not into the thrills of Space Mountain or Tower of Terror, the teacups in Fantasyland are a great alternative! And if you don’t like riding the teacups, then enjoy walking around and taking in the scenery. Continue reading

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Impressions of the New Fantasyland Dress Rehearsal: Part Two

My family was in Walt Disney World when the New Fantasyland was in dress rehearsal. We rushed over and sure enough it was still open when we arrived late in the afternoon. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday: Disney Visions of Fantasy and Tomorrow

I think this photo, with icons of Fantasyland and Tomorrowland right next to each other, kind of epitomizes what unique experiences await the visitor to the Magic Kingdom. One minute you are in the world of Cinderella and Peter Pan…and the next minute you are flying through space with Buzz Lightyear. I love how the vision that Walt Disney had for his parks…where both of these “lands” (along with others) exist in a way that allows families to use their imaginations to visit and become immersed in their story….is kind of summed up in this one picture. Continue reading

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