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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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Wordless Wednesday: Look Up, Look Down, Look All Around

It’s all how you look at things that can change an okay picture to a much more fun picture! This one for example was just a quick shot of a ceiling in China at The World Showcase in Epcot. Instead of just pointing and shooting, bending down to the floor allows you to capture much more of the ceiling and make for a pretty cool shot! Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Managing the Epcot Food and Wine Festival

If you are visiting Epcot’s Food and Wine Festival for the first time this year, having a plan will help you make the most of your time, your money and your waistline! Continue reading

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Disney Vacation Fun: Epcot Trivia

A few weeks ago we chatted about Magic Kingdom trivia, so now it’s time to blow your friends away with these facts about EPCOT. Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Saving on Souvenirs in World Showcase

World Showcase is a treasure chest of unique, beautiful and yes in many cases, very affordable souvenirs. Continue reading

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Thrifty Thursday: Grazing Your Way Around Epcot’s World Showcase

When traveling to Walt Disney World we seem to go against what so many other people do! Let me explain. I love all the different restaurants WDW has to offer. However, filling our days with ADR’s, Advance Dining Reservations for the novice, takes more time then we want to spend and doesn’t always fit into our budget. Fast food restaurants in World Showcase have so much more than the typical hamburger fare. While these counter service locations do not have the fancy silverware, the linen napkins, or the attentive server; we find the more relaxed atmosphere suits us just fine. We can choose where we eat and when, since most days, two meals is the norm. Continue reading

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