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The Great Movie Ride- A Fond Farewell To An Old Friend

“Hooray for Hollywood!”   I can’t believe the end of an era has come.  Even as I know that it’s time- that The Great Movie Ride has spanned a 28 year career and has earned her retirement- the burden of “goodbye” still weighs heavily. Working at the Studios for nearly four years was such a… Continue reading The Great Movie Ride- A Fond Farewell To An Old Friend

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Sid Cahuenga- A {Disney} Hollywood Legend

“The Hollywood that never was, and always will be.” It’s a sentiment that draws on the idealist in us all.  It invokes images of the pre-war Hollywood we all fantasize about, filled with glamour and always slightly untouchable.  It’s a Hollywood that never truly existed, except in our imaginations.  And Sid Cahuenga is the physical… Continue reading Sid Cahuenga- A {Disney} Hollywood Legend

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“Take It Off and Shake It Off”- The Unspoken Camaraderie of A Summer Disney Day

Navigating Disney World in the summer can be challenging- it’s crowded, it’s hot, the kids are tired, you’re tired, and it rains.  For those who don’t spend their free time tracking central Florida weather- although I can’t imagine who that would be- there is one vital thing to know- summer is a rainy, rainy season.… Continue reading “Take It Off and Shake It Off”- The Unspoken Camaraderie of A Summer Disney Day

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5 Places To Eat At Disney World When You Don’t Want A Cheeseburger…And One For When You Do

I’m a strong believer that food can make or break a vacation.  Especially if you’re like me, and tend towards being finicky  particular about your food.   As a Texas girl, I think I have pretty simple (but specific) tastes, but a girl still needs a little variety, even on vacation. Disney World tends to be… Continue reading 5 Places To Eat At Disney World When You Don’t Want A Cheeseburger…And One For When You Do

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The Former Cast Member’s Guide To Planning Your Disney Vacation

So you’re planning your Disney vacation.  First and foremost- YAY!!! If you’re like most people, you’re probably researching every single facet of what you could and should do.  It seems the internet is FLOODED with “expert” advise on vacation planning. I don’t claim to be an expert, but as a former Disney cast member with… Continue reading The Former Cast Member’s Guide To Planning Your Disney Vacation