Epcot’s Club Cool is to HOT to pass up

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If you have ever been walking though Epcot on your way around the World Showcase and as you walked by or even stopped in Innoventions you probably noticed this sign above right next to the Character Meet & Greet. No its not some special Disney Club like Club 33. I believe it is one of the most overlooked FREE things you can sample at the Walt Disney World Resort. Also we like to play a fun game each time we stop by, you will have to keep reading to hear more about it..Come along for our … [Read more...]





Training for your Disney Marathon – Starting from Scratch

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Our writer Jenn just ran in her first Disney World Marathon a few weeks ago and it intrigued me how someone would get up the endurance and stamina to be able to run such a long distance. Here is a tip she offers the Disney Noob like myself on how to make the journey.Okay so here is the absolute basics..How to get to a 5k...  I'm building here!Half Marathon?  But I can’t even run a 5k!When I started training for the half marathon, I said to a coworker “I can’t imagine running 13.1 … [Read more...]





Changes are Coming to the Disney Vacation Club

The Disney Vacation Club (DVC), Disney’s version of a timeshare program, recently announced a change that almost went unnoticed by me. In fact, if I hadn’t seen an article by Jason Garcia of the Orlando Sentinel, it probably would have gone unnoticed. Currently, there is no distinction between DVC contracts purchased directly from Disney versus contracts purchased on the re-sale market. Members receive the same benefits and perks. As of March 21, 2011, that is about to change. Under the Disney … [Read more...]





Oldies But Goodies – Take A Chance, Try Some New Restaurants

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It's not our fault!! We, as Oldies, sometimes get a little set in our ways and when it comes to food and restaurant choices we can tend (not everyone) to always go to the same restaurants and order the same thing. At least for me it came from the way we ate when I was a child. I'm not complaining, the food was very nutritious and my Mom was a great cook - BUT - Wednesday was always Prince Spaghetti day, Friday was always Fish, Saturday was always Franks and Beans, etc. etc. etc!!! See where I'm … [Read more...]





Walt Disney World Epcot: The one ride I MUST ride

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In the continuation to my four part series on the absolute one ride that I MUST ride at each of the parks, today we take a look at Epcot.  As you may recall, last time we looked at the Magic Kingdom, and specifically at Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, as my MUST ride.For me, Epcot isn’t that easy to choose that one ride (although Magic Kingdom wasn’t that easy also) because there is so much that you can do at Epcot.  For instance, there is Soarin’, my wife’s favorite ride at Epcot and at all … [Read more...]