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2014 Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings Bridal Showcase Recap

Friday, October 3, 2014

On Saturday, Patrick and I joined a gaggle of giddy brides, several starry-eyed mothers of brides, and a handful of highly evolved grooms at Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings' 2014 Bridal Showcase. Disney is starting to pick up the pace on its bridal showcases, narrowing the gap from two years to one year and now planning the next ...

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Seven Dwarfs Mine Train Ride Review

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The one thing Patrick absolutely had to do on our August trip to Walt Disney World was ride the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train. When we realized his schedule only allowed us to try for it on a Saturday morning, we bit the bullet and made an early reservation at Crystal Palace for breakfast in order ...

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Thoughts on the New Walt Disney World Experience

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

I kept saying I wasn't going to write a report on Patrick's crazy last-minute work trip to Walt Disney World a few weeks ago because I spent most of my time in the room working too. But when we did have a free moment to explore together, we noticed some pretty striking changes since our last visit, 18 ...

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Trip Report Update: Killing Time Till Dinner at Be Our Guest

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

I think this day was the first time we've ever been well and truly bored at Walt Disney World. Er, hopefully that will translate into a really hilarious trip report update... at least it got us to take a ton of photos! When last we left, um, us, we were about to take a spin on ...

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2013 Disney’s Fairy Tale Weddings Bridal Showcase Recap

Friday, February 15, 2013

OK, who wants to see 380+ photos of Saturday's 2013 Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings Bridal Showcase? This time around, there were fewer components than at 2011's showcase—no dresses to try on, no fashion show, no panel of experts, no luncheon with David Tutera—but the main event was bigger and more focused. They also improved the "talk ...

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Review: Holiday Time at Disneyland Tour

Friday, December 21, 2012

We don't usually take tours at Disneyland—not because we're locals, but because the ones we've tried have been universally disappointing. Unlike Walt Disney World, which offers actual behind-the-scenes tours on which you can actually learn actual things, Disneyland keeps its tours onstage and superficial. With the exception of the Club 33 lobby and Walt's Main ...

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