July 4th, 2007 Walt Disney World Naturalization Ceremony Part 2

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July 4th, 2007 Walt Disney World Naturalization Ceremony Yesterday, I had the honor and privilege to witness more than one thousand immigrants become United States citizens. The event took place in the Magic Kingdom in front of Cinderella Castle, where people from more than a hundred nations raised their right hand and swore allegiance to … Continue reading "July 4th, 2007 Walt Disney World Naturalization Ceremony Part 2"
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July 4th, 2007 Walt Disney World Naturalization Ceremony Part 1

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AllEars® Team Member Jack Spence attended the special ceremony and sends these photos. His writeup will follow later. Complete Program Welcome Remarks – Meg Crofton, President Walt Disney World Larger Image Administration of the Oath of Allegiance – Dr. Emilio T. Gonzalez, Director USCIS Larger Image “Key Note Address – The Honorable Mel Martinez, United … Continue reading "July 4th, 2007 Walt Disney World Naturalization Ceremony Part 1"
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Animal Kingdom Lodge Villas Construction Update

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We have received lots of email the last 2 weeks about the ongoing construction at Animal Kingdom Lodge. Some readers reported they were contacted by Disney and moved to another resort (Saratoga Springs being the primary one). Others have written stating they have not been contacted and asking for advice. All Ears Team Member Linda … Continue reading "Animal Kingdom Lodge Villas Construction Update"
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Le Cellier Steakhouse – Canada – Epcot

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Recently, I called to make reservations at the Le Cellier Steakhouse in the Canada Pavilion. I wanted to eat sometime between 5pm and 7pm. I didn’t care what day. The operator checked every day starting on June 25. It wasn’t until October 31st that he was able to secure a table for me at 5:45pm. … Continue reading "Le Cellier Steakhouse – Canada – Epcot"
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Routines: Part 1

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We are all creatures of habit so it becomes quite a challenge for us to start a running program that impacts our daily or weekly routine. But before you begin your new routine you need to figure out how best to transition into it. If we are talking about adopting a serious running program in … Continue reading "Routines: Part 1"
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Resort Reflections – Animal Kingdom Lodge Part 2

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In Part 1 of Animal Kingdom Lodge I spoke of the pre-opening and the opening of the Lodge. In this blog, I’ll talk about the Savannahs. The most unique aspect of Animal Kingdom Lodge are the animals and their savannahs. There are 3 savannahs encompassing a total of 11 acres, each with it’s own look … Continue reading "Resort Reflections – Animal Kingdom Lodge Part 2"
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I broke one of my own rules!

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I had a day off work and, naturally, I wanted to spend the day at WDW looking for Hidden Mickeys! The day was really special because I had a dinner meeting with my publisher, Kelly Monaghan, at Raglan Road in Pleasure Island at 6 pm. I studied my file of Hidden Mickey posts that needed … Continue reading "I broke one of my own rules!"
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Photo Updates from Walt Disney World

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All Ears® Team member Jack Spence was roaming the parks recently, and sent in these photos. First, an updated view of the space that once was occupied by the North Garden Wing of the Contemporary. Larger Version Here. Next the Haunted Mansion entrance, closed for rehab! Larger Version Here. Finally, a new figurine for sale … Continue reading "Photo Updates from Walt Disney World"
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Updates around the World

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All Ears® Team member Jack Spence was roaming the parks recently, and sent in these photos. First, an updated view of the space that once was occupied by the North Garden Wing of the Contemporary. Larger Version Here. Next the Haunted Mansion entrance, closed for rehab! Larger Version Here. Finally, a new figurine for sale … Continue reading "Updates around the World"
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Around the World…. Dateline June 22, 2007

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AllEars Team Member Jack Spence files this report: Here’s a photo of the latest construction on Toy Story Mania at the Disney-MGM Studios. The attraction was officially announced at the January Press Event in Walt Disney World. This ride will also be opening in Disneyland’s California Adventure next year as well. Over in Animal Kingdom….. … Continue reading "Around the World…. Dateline June 22, 2007"
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