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Disney On Ice – “Let’s Celebrate!”

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February 14, 2014
Disney On Ice – “Let’s Celebrate!”

  Hello my friends! I hope you all are staying warm admist the cold winter temperatures most of us are experiecning. Hopefully spring will be arriving soon!! I know I for one can not wait! A couple weekends ago, Disney On Ice skated back into Chicago, and I was fortunate enough to attend with Princess...
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Mickey & Minnie Mouse Valentine’s Day Gifts Spotted at CVS Pharmacy!

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February 6, 2014
Mickey & Minnie Mouse Valentine’s Day Gifts Spotted at CVS Pharmacy!

  With Valentine’s Day being about a week away I decided it was time to go shopping for a gift and card for my husband and children.  My local CVS Pharmacy has a large selection of cards so I decided to head there!   Since I am a big Disney person, I usually look for...
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How to Beat the Heat in WDW

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February 5, 2014
How to Beat the Heat in WDW

As I sit bundled up in a blanket due to Chicago’s -14o weather tonight (with a wind chill factor of 35o below zero………  BRRRRR!), I’m dreaming of warm, sunny Florida weather.  Although right now mid-90’s and sunny sounds absolutely heavenly, in reality sometimes that level of heat (and humidity) can be almost as hard...
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My Perfect Disney Souvenir

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February 4, 2014
My Perfect Disney Souvenir

My favorite gifts are the personal ones. Anything related to my boys or Disney rank very near the top of the list these days. I had a pretty good idea of what to expect Christmas morning when my mom whisked the boys away in Magic Kingdom one day in early December and said they...
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What to Do Besides the 4 Parks

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February 2, 2014
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Are you looking for interesting things to do while at Walt Disney World (WDW) outside of the Four Theme Parks?  Here are some (hopefully) helpful ideas for you to look into or try. WDW has two water parks; Blizzard Beach (BB) and Typhoon Lagoon (TL).  BB has more options for those with children and...
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Cool Disney Finds – 2014 Valentines Day at Target

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January 30, 2014
Cool Disney Finds – 2014 Valentines Day at Target

It may only be January, but Valentine’s Day is in full swing at Target. I spotted lots of Disney Valentine’s Day goodies for all ages. The end cap had stuff listed at 10% off. I found this on Sunday January 26. Knowing Target the sale may only be good this week, so don’t count...
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The 2014 Dopey Challenge in 48.6 Images

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January 23, 2014
The 2014 Dopey Challenge in 48.6 Images

From January 9-12, 2014, the 2014 Inaugural Dopey Challenge at Walt Disney World led runDisney racers around all 4 theme parks in 4 fun-filled days.  In order to complete the Dopey Challenge and receive all the bling (6 medals in all), a Dopey runner had to finish the Disney Family Fun Run 5K, the Inaugural Walt Disney...
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Running, Volunteering, and Spectating through the WDW Marathon Weekend

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January 21, 2014
Running, Volunteering, and Spectating through the WDW Marathon Weekend

This past WDW Marathon weekend, when many people took on the Dopey challenge (48.6 miles in 4 days), I made up my own sort of a challenge: to experience Marathon weekend from every perspective. That is, to be a runner, a volunteer, and a spectator. Runner: On Thursday and Saturday, I participated in the...
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Cool Disney Finds – Tshirts at Target, Take 2!

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January 16, 2014
Cool Disney Finds – Tshirts at Target, Take 2!

This Sunday’s weekly trip to Target found some more great new tops for women. As a reminder, these generally are not sized very generously, so they are more of a “juniors” size. They only go up to XL so may not work for all, but it is worth checking out as they are all...
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Christmas Around the World

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January 9, 2014
Christmas Around the World

Happy New Year my friends!!! I hope that all of you had a wonderful holiday season and are enjoying the first few days of 2014!! Myself and Princess Kayla had a great Christmas and New Year’s…and yes, we found some Disney fun throughout the winter break! We went to the theater and saw “Frozen”,...
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