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Disney After Hours: Is It Worth It?

Thursday, March 14, 2019

If I try to do a full trip report of our recent anniversary stay at Walt Disney World I will NEVER get it written, so I thought I'd break down our impressions into smaller posts. We tried a lot of the extra-cost offerings this time, and I feel like the bottom line that most people ...

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2019 Disney Weddings Bridal Showcase Recap!

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

HELLO! IT IS 4:30 IN THE MORNING AND I JUST FINISHED WRITING A BAZILLION-WORD/PHOTO POST ABOUT DISNEY'S 2019 BRIDAL SHOWCASE! Oh, I'm sorry. Was I shouting? I can't tell anymore. Please read it so that I will not feel that I have ruined my Wednesday for nothing. Also, here is more pictures:   Love, Carrie

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Our Crazy ’80s Epcot Anniversary Party!

Thursday, February 14, 2019

I've been getting a lot of questions about our fabulous "Crazy '80s Epcot" anniversary cake and the party where we had it, so I thought I'd do one of my patented super-detailed posts to help out anyone else thinking of planning a private party in Epcot. But first.... If you’re interested in complete details on planning a ...

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Review: Food & Wine Festival at California Adventure

Friday, April 7, 2017

Last year was the first time that Disney held a Food & Wine festival on the West Coast in six years, and we missed it! So this year we went all-in for the full experience to see how California Adventure's version compares to Epcot's. Festival Center The Festival Center is located inside the old Who Wants To Be ...

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Our Tiki Dino-versary Party at Universe of Energy!

Monday, March 13, 2017

Every year when the anniversary of our Epcot wedding rolls around, I rack my brains about how I can possibly top our Tower of Terror anniversary party or our Aulani vow renewal. Most years we just do a staycation somewhere in SoCal. But when rumors started swirling about a Guardians of the Galaxy roller coaster going into the ...

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The Little Mermaid at the Hollywood Bowl

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

A couple of weeks ago, Disney fans were treated to a once-in-a-lifetime event at the legendary Hollywood Bowl: "The Little Mermaid In Concert Live to Film." OK, technically it was thrice-in-a-lifetime because the show was performed by an all-star cast for three nights, but only the last night featured the original Ariel herself, Jodi Benson! Also ...

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