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Expectations

Yeah, we need to go back.

This morning after breakfast: “Mama,  I’m Mickey Mouse!” Ok, so that’s cute. Then she proceeded to tell me all about meeting Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse. Apparently, she remembers all about giving Mickey a kiss and hugging Minnie Mouse at the character dinner at Chef Mickey’s, but she doesn’t like Goofy. So much for that whole “2 year olds have no long-term memory” thing….   Pin It
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Disney Dining

Walt Disney World – Expectations Exceeded

Before we went to Walt Disney World, I made the assumption that it would be a lot like every other theme park I’d ever been to. The glossy marketing photos are beautiful, of course, but the actual place never looks quite as pretty. Except that Disney World does!  I remember riding the monorail, looking out over the lake at the Grand Floridian, and thinking “It really does look like the postcards!” This is a photo I took while we were in Magic Kingdom, because I thought I might want to sketch the most famous castle in the world. And I’ll admit, I insisted on the Deluxe meal plan. I’ve eaten theme park food before, thanks. Greasy burgers and cold fries are not my idea of a good time. I thought if we had three sit-down meals per day, the food might be at least as good as Denny’s, and we...
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