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Frozen in Chicago…Disney On Ice “Frozen”

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February 11, 2015
Frozen in Chicago…Disney On Ice “Frozen”

Brr my friends! I mean…hello my friends!! I hope everyone is doing good and keeping warm during this latest cold blast of Elsa’s snow and ice! About a week ago, myself – along with Princess Kayla and my Mom, attended the newest Disney On Ice show – Frozen! I wanted to share some of...
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Is My Condo in Orlando Becoming a Disney Resort Destination?

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February 5, 2015
Is My Condo in Orlando Becoming a Disney Resort Destination?

Orlando is the 77th largest city in the United States and is nicknamed, “The City Beautiful” for many reasons, but it will always be the “Theme Park Capital of the World” to me. Downtown Orlando is in it’s prime! There’s the new Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center, the Amway Center, the Citrus Bowl and...
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Let’s talk about your attitude :)

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February 3, 2015
Let’s talk about your attitude :)

Hello again friends When we parted ways last time, I promised we would talk about fast cars and innovation, yet, once again, I am reserving the right to change what we are talking about.  I am a woman, therefore, it is expected that I change my mind, right? My life as an educator often...
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“Imagine” my surprise….

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January 27, 2015
“Imagine” my surprise….

Hello my friends!!!  I hope everyone is enjoying their winter! Here in Chicago, we actually have had a mild winter….unlike our polar vortex from last year! LOL I wanted to share a fun find we discovered on our recent vacation last August! As many of you know from my previous articles, I love discovering...
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Spectator Sport

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January 17, 2015
Spectator Sport

Think about how much time you spend planning for your WDW vacation…now think about spending all that time planning plus training to run anywhere from 3.1 to 26.2 miles.  Now I know that participating in a runDisney event isn’t for everyone, though I will say “if I can do it, anyone can do it”,...
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Cinderella

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December 30, 2014
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On December 23rd, I was invited to attend a performance of Rodgers and Hammersteins’s “Cinderella” at the Cadillac Palace Theater in Chicago!       Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II joined together in the 1940’s to create the most successful paternership in American musical theater. Oklahoma (1943) was the first musical, the first...
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An “Old Fashioned” Disney Day

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December 19, 2014
An “Old Fashioned” Disney Day

Many have moaned about the arrival of FastPass+ and the so called death of spontaneity at the theme park.  I’ve heard things like “All the fast passes for (insert ride here) are gone.  My trip is ruined!” or “The line at the kiosks are huge, we’ll never get any good ones”. Statements like that...
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Mealtime Malice

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December 16, 2014
Mealtime Malice

Whenever I travel, I have an interesting time when it comes to eating. For starters, I tend to be a picky eater and I also have food allergies.  I can’t eat any seafood. Even the smell can make me nauseous. In addition to that, I also have an issue eating turkey, ham, and chicken....
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Pixar In Concert

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December 16, 2014
Pixar In Concert

  On Friday November 28th, I had the pleasure of attending Pixar In Concert, at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, along with Princess Kayla and my mom! In my last article, I gave mention to this event and encouraged others to attend! http://www.wdwfanzone.com/2014/11/november-in-chicago-has-toys-and-music-disney-style/ This concert began CSO’s At The Movies series, which runs through next...
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Sharing “Sweet Sand Pails” ….

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December 2, 2014
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BLIZZARD BEACH  is my favorite water park at Disney World. It’s located on Blizzard Beach Drive in Lake Buena Vista. Besides the waterpark which is truly amazing and lots of fun for everyone in the family I look forward to sharing “A Sand Pail” full of ice-cream with my grandchildren. The cost is somewhere...
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