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Why Doesn’t Disney Add Other Characters to the Be Our Guest Experience?

This is a question I get asked occasionally. While I don’t have the “official” answer, here is my theory: Keep in mind that Disney is about bringing magic to it’s guests. Disney has the “Magic Kingdom” where you can relive their amazing stories in an interactive environment. Both Cinderella’s Castle and the Beast’s Castle are ..
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How to Get a Free Disney Gift Card from Mousekeeping

No, it isn’t a joke or a prank. If you’re planning to head to Disney this year, here’s a great perk! Guests at Disney moderate and budget resorts are offered a gift card of $20 per night of their stay if they elect to “opt out” of Mousekeeping services! This means on a 4 night ..
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Our Peter Rabbit Birthday Party

Keep in mind, we had just moved in when the big “ONE” happened. So, you may see a few totes and such lying around.   Decorations in this photo: We bought a helium tank to fill our own balloons. This 1st Birthday Boy Decorations Kit contained our balloons, including the giant “1” and the pom poms and ..
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Super Cool Rare Toys – Little People Trick-or-Treat Surprise

I first saw this toy on the Fisher Price Website. It was on sale, but was sold out because it was discontinued in 2016. The set came with the following. Surprise House Dino Boy (Two slightly different models – one carried a square bag and a candy bar and had slightly darker skin, the other ..
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Super Cool Rare Toys – The Series

My Amazon List for Super Cool Rare Toys  has started to pull a following, so I decided it might be fun to do a little background on some of these toys and maybe help you try to find them! I started the list when I started to realize there were a lot of great developmental toys ..
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Low Cal Lime and Honey Mustard Broccoli Slaw

To add a bit of protein, or if calories are not an issue, add 2 Tablespoons of pecan halves or chunks which makes this divine, but adds 50 calories per serving. Main Recipe: 2 cups of broccoli slaw 1/3 cup Craisins 1 Tablespoon Ken’s Lite Honey Mustard Dressing 2 Tablespoons No Calorie Honey Mustard Dressing ..
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Extensive SCLC – Praise God, A Second Complete Remission!

Cancer isn’t something I usually talk about on the site, but I wanted to share our story to give hope to others. If you’re reading this, then it’s probably because you or a loved one are facing Small Cell Lung Cancer. I know I combed Google for stories like this when we started on this journey. ..
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Best Choices in Baby Food Makers

There is a sea of baby food makers on the market, from hand grinders to what appear to be state of the art machines. A good friend just uses her mini food processor. She’s on her 5th child and is completely confident in what she’s doing andfeeding her 7 month old what everyone else is eating. ..
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Is a Baby Food Maker Worth It? Pros and Cons

If you’re like me, you know that you can save money making your own baby food. But, you ask yourself if you will really use it. I spent a lot of time debating on whether or not to get a baby food maker. Probably too much time, to be honest. By the time I bought ..
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Puffy Party Mix Recipe for Infants – Candy Alternative

This was born when I was trying to find a good alternative for candy in my 9 month old’s Christmas stocking.  It works great for parties, Easter basket stuffers, and other occasions where you want your little one to be able to celebrate even though they can’t eat what the big kids do. The colors, ..
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