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Things I Am Thankful For: The Disney Edition

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November 27, 2013
Things I Am Thankful For: The Disney Edition

  It’s the time of year for us all to reminisce and give thanks. This year, rather than bore you with things from home, I decided to share the things I am thankful for at Walt Disney World:  . Disney Transportation: Bus, Boat, Monorail…Unless you’re either a Castmember or a guest vacationing at the Contemporary Resort, the odds are...
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D23 Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives

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November 11, 2013
D23 Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives

October 16, 2013 marked the debut of D23 Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, in Chicago, Illinois at the Museum of Science and Industry.  The opening of the exhibit also marked the 90th anniversary of the Walt Disney Company. “Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives showcases the creativity and innovation that has defined Disney...
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Counting Down With Countdowns!

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June 5, 2013
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ONLY 2 months and 2 weeks until I am in Walt Disney World! I can’t believe time is moving so quickly! I still have so much to do the next few weeks…booking airfare and making ADRs! I talked to Princess Kayla the other day and asked her what she was most excited about for our...
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Disney Princess Build-A-Bear

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May 25, 2013
Disney Princess Build-A-Bear

A few weeks ago, we received a flyer in the mail from Build-A-Bear Workshops, informing us they were introducing a new “LIMITED TIME” Disney Princess bear!  The beautiful pink bear measures 16 inches tall, and comes with a purple tiara and on her left paw has 6 of the 11 Disney Princess-Aurora, Tiana, Cinderella,...
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Returning “HOME”

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April 20, 2013
Returning “HOME”

Happy SPRING my friends! The trees are budding here in Chicago and I saw some flowers outside my work this morning!  I am so happy that warmer weather is finally here…I am so over the cold! I have some EXCITING news to share…. We are going HOME in AUGUST!! I am sooooo excited! This...
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Going Back To Disney’s Future

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March 13, 2013
Going Back To Disney’s Future

  My first trip to Walt Disney World was twenty-two years ago. Needless to say a lot has changed since then from music, to fashions in clothing, and hairstyles. We’ve seen some new attractions come to Walt Disney World and we’ve seen some go but, there are still some old favorites that remain and...
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D23 Fanniversary Chicago 2013

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March 12, 2013
Chicago Fanniversary

Hi everyone! I hope you all are surviving the final weeks of winter before spring arrives! I know I personally cannot wait for spring to arrive here in Chicago! I just attended an awesome event and I wanted to share with you about my Fanniversary experience! Enjoy! I was soo excited to attend this...
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Walt & Chicago….Did You Know?

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February 12, 2013
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Hi friends!! Happy February to each and every one of you! Winter has finally hit Chicago with freezing cold temps and some snowfall one day, and then rain and blustery winds the next…making me daydream of warm weather in Florida and my beloved Walt Disney World! Sorry it’s been a while since I have...
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Arrghh, It’s Time for Character Dining Experiences Focused on Boys

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February 4, 2013
Arrghh, It’s Time for Character Dining Experiences Focused on Boys

Are boys between the ages of five and nine Walt Disney World dining’s forgotten demographic? With seven different princess dining options (not including tea) in three locations compared to zero dining events geared specifically to boys, it seems so. I get it – princesses are a seemingly never-ending revenue stream for Walt Disney World....
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Which of the Seven Dwarfs are You?

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January 9, 2013
Which of the Seven Dwarfs are You?

In light of celebrating Snow White 75th birthday (December 21), I thought it would be fun to play a little game. I asked my kids which of the seven dwarfs they think represents them. Each chose a different character, and I think they were right on target! My youngest is most definitely Happy. He...
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