Um,Huh? What? Asking and Answering the Difficult Questions About Disney Park Characters

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One of the toughest questions you’ll ever get asked by a child about Disney will be, “Are the characters real?’  I’m sure you remember the first time you asked a parent this question and maybe one day it will be a younger sibling or your own child asking you. People will have different opinions on […]

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Creepers, Pros, and Smooth Criminals…..Who You Meet in Line at the Disney Parks

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As much as Disney has done to make queues fun and interactive…..there’s one thing they’ll never be able to control (as always)…their guests.  Fortunately however, the Disney crowd is as predictable as any.  There are a few people who you will encounter in every single line: The Noobs– We all know this one…..asking each other […]

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A MouseTeens Look at Dapper Day in the Disney Parks

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So, you get to the park on what you may think is a normal Saturday. You’re in your park uniform, cute Disney tee shirt and comfy shoes.  Once inside you suddenly realize that you are under dressed!  Half the park is decked out as though they were in a different time period! You have just […]

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Top Five Walt Disney World Experiences Opening this Summer

Disney's Animal Kingdom's iconic Tree of Life will undergo extraordinary ÒawakeningsÓ throughout each evening as the animal spirits are brought to life by magical fireflies that reveal colorful stories of wonder and enchantment. Projections of nature scenes take on a magical quality as they appear to dramatically emanate from within the Tree of Life. (David Roark, photographer)

On April 20th, Walt Disney World held a media event announcing more details about the new experiences coming this summer and beyond.  This summer will see a lot of cool things happening, and I’m listing my top five!  I’ll be in Orlando all summer, so I can’t wait to check these out!   5. Disney […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip to Walt Disney World, the Finale

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Hello again Mouseteens!  Today, in the last part of my Senior Trip planning series we will cover planning your days in Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disney’s Animal Kingdom and provide a little recap of our journey together.   Disney’s Hollywood Studios:  Originally a working television and movie studio, this park’s tagline is “The Hollywood that […]

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The Heart of the Disney Parks

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If you have ever been to a Disney Park, you know that it is magical. Somehow you are transported into a world that is a happy, clean, friendly, and an overall well-oiled machine. But, do you ever wonder what makes the parks so charmed? The answer is the Disney cast members. Every Disney Park is […]

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How to Plan Your Senior Trip to Walt Disney World, Planning Your Park Days

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Hello MouseTeens!  Today we continue planning our amazing Senior Trip to Walt Disney World by sharing with you some helpful information for planning your days in the Parks. In this post I’ll cover the Magic Kingdom and Epcot. How to plan your days in the parks: I put two example trips below.  One is a […]

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The Definitive Ranking of Each Mickey Mouse Park Meet and Greet in Walt Disney World

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Hi, Mouseteens!  I’m back  with a new piece that some of you planning Disney vacations in the near future might want to take a look at. Whatever your stance on character meet and greets might be, there’s NO way you can go to Walt Disney World and pass up a photo with the big cheese […]

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The Disney College Program Waiting and Waiting Game

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So you’re mid-way through college and things are very…….school. Exams, homework, papers, meetings…it just doesn’t stop. Enter, the Disney College Program. Ever since you found out about it, it has basically consumed your thoughts. “Are you telling me that I can LIVE at DISNEY, get PAID to work there, and enter the parks for FREE […]

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The Teen-Only Guide to Eating in Disney’s Animal Kingdom

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If you find yourself constantly singing “Just Can’t Wait to Be King”, think Pocahontas is the best Disney princess, or know every line from “The Jungle Book” by heart, you and your friends will probably wind up at Disney’s Animal Kingdom on your Disney vacation. Our last installment in my 4-part series takes us there, […]

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