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Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Taping

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Ever wonder what it’s like to be part of a TV production? Well today (December 3rd) my wife and I got to be part of the audience for the taping of the Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade that will be shown on ABC Christmas morning. A couple points of interest. First, the parade is no … Continue reading "Disney Parks Christmas Day Parade Taping"
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Pace Tools – Walt Disney World Marathon

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By now most of the heavy duty training for the 2010 Walt Disney World Half or Full Marathon should be behind us. However with just about six weeks left pace may still be a concern so for what it’s worth, here are some things I do to help me improve my pace. For years I’ve … Continue reading "Pace Tools – Walt Disney World Marathon"
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An October Weekend at Disneyland

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Lee and I spent October 10-12 at the Disneyland Resort. Some of this I have written about in previous blog entries (like the AllEars Meet), but here’s a few more highlights. I also wrote about our stay at the new Villas at the Grand Californian, which was very nice. Love that one-bedroom villa!!! Lee has … Continue reading "An October Weekend at Disneyland"
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The Mother(s) of All Trips – The Middle

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The first installment can be found here. Day 3 Guess who called? Amanda. Yeah, I don’t know anyone named Amanda either. She started out trying to be friendly and I finally had to ask who she was. She was from Wyndham Bonnet Creek and wanted to make sure we had everything we needed. Yep, we’re … Continue reading "The Mother(s) of All Trips – The Middle"
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Villas at the Grand Californian

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The new DVC Villas at the Grand Californian have been open less than three weeks, and this is our second stay here. 🙂 On opening weekend we stayed one night in a studio. The room we were given was 1516, which is an accessible room on the first floor. I thought that all of the … Continue reading "Villas at the Grand Californian"
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‘Ohana at Disney’s Polynesian Resort

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‘Ohana means family in the Hawaiian language. And when you eat at the ‘Ohana restaurant located on the second floor of the Great Ceremonial House at the Polynesian Resort, the cast members will do their best to make you feel like you belong to their clan as everyone is called “cousin.” I hadn’t eaten at … Continue reading "‘Ohana at Disney’s Polynesian Resort"
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The Mother(s) of All Trips

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Who Yours truly, the self-appointed Disney fanatic with 20+ visits to Walt Disney World. My mom Sheryl whose last visit was in 2004. She’d never been to Animal Kingdom before. My mom’s best friend since they were 16 years old, Judi. She’s like my 2nd mother. Her last visit to WDW was in the early … Continue reading "The Mother(s) of All Trips"
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