Gin Blossoms Join the Eat to the Beat Concert Series

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GIN BLOSSOMS Oct. 27-28 – One of three new Eat to the Beat concert acts appearing at the 16th annual Epcot International Food & Wine Festival, Gin Blossoms are set to rock audiences Oct. 27-28 with top hits like “Hey Jealousy.”Look who else is coming – there will be several Grammy-winning artists and some new acts for music lovers. This year’s schedule (subject to change) includes:Taylor Dayne: 9/30-10/2/11 38 Special: 10/3-5/11 Jon Secada: 10/6-7/11 Roger Hodgson formerly … [Read more...]





Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue Cole Slaw Details and Recipe

“This is not your normal cole slaw,” says Chef Sean Layne, the area chef for Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue in Frontierland in Disneyland park. He serves a whopping 1,000 pounds of the crunchy, sweet ‘n spicy slaw every week at Big Thunder Ranch Barbecue, along with barbecued chicken, ribs, sausage, cornbread, ranch beans and delicious desserts.Since guests are constantly asking for the recipe, we thought we’d share it with you – just in time for your own Fourth of July barbecue. It’s great to … [Read more...]





A Sweet Negotiation at Disney World

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A funny thing happened during my family's trip to Walt Disney World this past November. We kept running into the same family. Has this ever happened to you? We first met them while they were seated at the table next to us at Le Cellier. A couple days later, we saw them at the entrance to Hollywood Studios. Then, the next day we were honored with their presence again at Downtown Disney. It is funny when that happens, isn't it?Whenever we would notice them, someone in my family would call out, … [Read more...]





My Top 5 Favorite World Showcase Pavilions

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World Showcase is one of the most popular areas at Disney World and at the top of my list when I visit. Who doesn't like traveling around the world in an afternoon, experiencing different cultures, cuisine, products, architecture, and dining experiences! Of the nine different World Showcase pavilions, which are packed full of things to see and do, everyone has their own favorite; but today, I am listing my own Top 5 favorite pavilions!1. Norway-This pavilion is my favorite because there is … [Read more...]





The Top 5 Disney World Table Service Restaurants – Name Them!

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Now there's a challenge! It's really not fair to just list five restaurants because of the various types of table service restaurants available at Walt Disney World. It's also a matter of personal preference and depends greatly on your dining style and the mood of the moment. Let's look at the top five (at least based on my dining experience) in two groups - The more formal (mostly Disney Signature restaurants) and the more casual, just plain fun places to eat.I'll try to be somewhat general and … [Read more...]