Darlene N

I am a Disney fan, I love all things Disney. My pets have all been named after Disney characters, my hubby even named 2. Examples are our mini doxies Chip & Cogsworth. My hubby & daughter are my pride & joy! I love to read, take photo's, scrapbook, exercise, walk by puppies, garden, watch or go to the movies & travel especially to Disney. I am enjoying my time writing for WDW Fan Zone! I co-host the Tiara Talk Show Podcast when I am not working if the schedule permits.


Summer time, anytime Disney Pools!

July 21, 2014
Summer time, anytime Disney Pools!

Hello all I thought I could show you some of my favorite Disney pools.  We take time out to enjoy the Disney themed pools.  Sometime in the a.m., sometime in the afternoon for a break or at night after running all day at the parks.   Beach Club/Yacht Club Pool, my daughter Alicia’s favorite...
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July 2014 Eggplant Mozzarella

July 7, 2014
July 2014 Eggplant Mozzarella

Good day all!  I had bought an eggplant but didn’t know what I wanted to make with this one.  Then I thought, I would look online.  My thought was something light, I found a recipe on Disneyfamily.com by Anne Colman for Eggplant Mozzarella.  It was low fat, easy to make and delicious. Plus not...
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FastPass+ Reservations Made Easier Than I Thought!

June 23, 2014
FastPass+ Reservations Made Easier Than I Thought!

Hello all! I am so thrilled to tell you that I had my first experience booking our fast passes for our upcoming trip in August. It was so much easier than I thought, I even was able to change the day of my reservations as a surprise came up.  So at first I wasn’t...
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June 2014 Viking Coffee

June 9, 2014
June 2014 Viking Coffee

Hello everyone!  You are probably thinking why am I writing about a warm drink in June.  Well it was a nice complement to cupcakes I made for my cousin Diane’s birthday & my husband Keith to have for desserts.  I always try to make what I can at home as its easier to be...
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Days added to our DVC vacation in August

May 26, 2014
Days added to our DVC vacation in August

Hello everyone!  Hope all the Mom’s this May had a wonderful Mother’s Day last weekend, I had a wonderful one.  Now onto my vacation planning.  We had a few Disney Vacation Club (DVC) points left from this current use year.  Keith and I decided to extend our vacation by adding on 2 days!  I...
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Basil-Crusted Lamb is my May 2014 Dish for Mothers Day

May 12, 2014
Basil-Crusted Lamb is my May 2014 Dish for Mothers Day

  Hello all!  April rains brought to many, I hope you have some May flowers blooming by you.  My hubby has been interested recently in eating more Lamb.  But, we tried it once & I really didn’t enjoy it.   So I remembered my friend Michele and how she suggested that I try the...
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Our Adventure on Disney’s Wild African Trek

April 28, 2014
Our Adventure on Disney’s Wild African Trek

              Hello friends!  Keith and I participated in Disney’s Wild African Trek, this was February 25, 2011.  We heard about it on podcasts then in our Walt Disney World planning dvd.  We booked it immediately when we heard there was room for us on the tour.  Now I...
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April 2014 Shrimp with Tomato-Feta Compote

April 14, 2014
April 2014 Shrimp with Tomato-Feta Compote

Welcome to April everyone!  Hope you are all going into spring, I think we are on our way.  So I decide to write this month about one of my favorite seafood, shrimp.  I like it as cocktail, scampi and now in a compote. This can be an appetizer or a main dish with pasta...
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My Favorite Views of Epcot

March 31, 2014
My Favorite Views of Epcot

Hello All!  Hope you are all enjoying the first days of Spring.  I thought I would share a few of my favorite pictures we took while in Epcot back in 2009.  There are just some places that I can’t help but take pictures of at the same spot every visit!  Do you have a...
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Trip Changes, Snap That Quick! Now 2 Trips To Disney!

March 17, 2014
Trip Changes, Snap That Quick! Now 2 Trips To Disney!

Good day!  Now 5 months out to our vacation and 6 months out to my Momma and Daughter trip.  So as you see with a snap of my fingers and a blink of my eye, my trip plans have changed.  For the better in many ways.  But, new light may alter the plans more....
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