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Tips and tricks for bringing Disney into your daily life.

Get to Know the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

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August 3, 2014
Get to Know the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex

In 1942, the Walt Disney Animation Studios released the hysterical Goofy classic “How to Play Baseball” as a demonstration of baseball basics.  Goofy and America’s pastime were a classic combination.  Goofy’s animated sports shorts became known as a standard for “how to play” a sport in bumbling fashion.  With the Goofy sports image in...
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Top 5 Ways to “Plus” Your WDW Celebration

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July 29, 2014
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A visit to Walt Disney World is exciting.  A Walt Disney World trip when you are celebrating a special occasion is super exciting. Walt Disney often urged his team or his cast to “plus” it. Plus what? Good ideas of course! A good idea could always be just a little better.  He always asked...
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Keeping Time With Disney

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July 24, 2014
Keeping Time With Disney

As a child each morning I would wake up and pray for the Yankees to win another World Series, for the Rangers to win a Stanley Cup, and to someday go to Walt Disney World where being a kid is cool no matter how old you are. I even prayed for a Mickey Mouse...
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Bucket List 2014-Walt Disney World

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July 17, 2014
Bucket List 2014-Walt Disney World

Hello my friends! I can’t believe in less than a month we will be down in Florida at Walt Disney World again! I am super excited to be celebrating my 35th birthday while we are down there, and Princess Kayla will be celebrating her 8th birthday! We will be down for 7 nights and...
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Cool Disney Finds – Disney Keys at Lowes

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July 16, 2014
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I recently found myself in the local Lowes hardware store looking for a new storm door. Imagine my surprise as I passed the key counter to see a whole selection of Disney related keys! I spent enough money on that shopping trip so I didn’t stop and get one, but I may need to...
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A Bit Fit and Tired at Walt Disney World

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June 30, 2014
A Bit Fit and Tired at Walt Disney World

“I must have walked 10 miles today.” Have you ever said this, even just in your mind, as you settle back into your resort room after a day at the parks? The familiar “Disney tired” with sore feet, tired eyes, and sleepy children lets you know it was a full day of memory-making fun....
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Cool Disney Finds – Latest Target Tshirt and Tanks!

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June 4, 2014
Cool Disney Finds – Latest Target Tshirt and Tanks!

As you know, I’m always keeping my eye out for fun Disney goodies on my weekly trip to Target. Was thrilled to find some new Tshirts and Tanks this week! My local Target has a wall with all their “graphic” tshirts in the women’s section. That is where all these goodies can be found....
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Celebrating at Chef Mickey’s Restaurant

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May 23, 2014
Celebrating at Chef Mickey’s Restaurant

In my last article titled ‘Ohana Means Family, I told you about a great Walt Disney World restaurant that could accommodate a large party, have great food and be entertaining for a bunch of children.  We ate at ‘Ohana and celebrated my parent’s 50th wedding anniversary, my anniversary and a couple of birthdays!  The...
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Fantasy Ups & Downs

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May 15, 2014
Fantasy Ups & Downs

I love texture and design so one of the things I enjoy doing is taking pictures of the incredible choices Disney makes when decorating their properties; or in this case the Disney Fantasy. Lou Mongello, host of WDW Radio always says to “look up, look down and all around you”.  You’ll never know what...
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D23…Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives…Part 3

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April 22, 2014
D23…Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives…Part 3

Hello friends!! I hope you all are enjoying the first few days of spring! Here in Chicago it is great to have some warmer weather finally after months of bitter cold and too much snow!! I hope everyone enjoyed their spring breaks and holidays! We are almost done exploring the D23 Treausres of the...
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